Stacy Brethauer, MD
Dr. Stacy Brethauer is a staff surgeon at the Cleveland Clinic with special interests in laparoscopic bariatric surgery, foregut and gastrointestinal surgery, hernia repair, and endoscopic procedures. He received his medical degree from the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences School of Medicine in 1993 while on active duty in the U.S. Navy. He completed his general surgery residency training at the Naval Medical Center San Diego in 2001. He received his fellowship training in Advanced Laparoscopic and Bariatric Surgery at the Cleveland Clinic and joined the staff in 2007.
He is board certified by the American Board of Surgery and is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. He serves on the executive council of the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery and chairs the Clinical Issues Committee for the ASMBS. He is actively involved in many of the research projects being conducted at the Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, has published many abstracts, journal articles, and book chapters on bariatric surgery and is co-editor of a textbook on minimally invasive bariatric surgery.