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Short Hills Surgery Center is a physician owned ambulatory surgery center. Accordingly, please take notice that the physicians with a gold star ⭐ next to their name denotes that he/she is an owner in Short Hills Surgery Center as a result of his/her commitment to quality healthcare and to provide better services to his / her patients.

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Joao A. Lopes MD, F.A.C.S.

Advanced Surgical Associates
Office 155 Morris Avenue, Suite 204 Springfield NJ 07081-1225 Office 741 Northfield Avenue, Suite 210 West Orange NJ 07052 Home Phone: 973-232-2300 Work Fax: 973-232-2301 Website:
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Biographical Info

Specialty: Bariatric Surgery
Medical School: Ross University
Residency: Indiana University School of Medicine
Fellowship: Yale University
Board Certifications: Board certified Diplomate of the American Board of Surgery in General Surgery.

Professional Affiliations:
American Medical Association
Fellow of the American College of Surgeons
Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons
Society of American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgery
American Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery
Society of Surgery of the Alimentary Tract
The Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma

Publications/Awards: Board Certified Diplomate of the American Board of Surgery since 2005. America’s Top Surgeon 2009 through 2016.

Specialty: Bariatric
Updated 9 months ago.