Andrew Hargroder, M.D.


Dr. Andrew Hargroder is a bariatric surgeon specializing in minimally invasive surgical techniques, and has successfully performed over 2000 weightloss surgery procedures. He is the most experienced surgeon specializing in surgical weight loss methods in the area.

 
Certifications
  • Center of Excellence Surgeon - Certified by the American Society For Metabolic And Bariatric Surgery
  • Board Certified General Surgeon
  • Board Certified Surgical Critical Care
Education
  • University of Southwest Louisiana
    1975-1979
  • University of New Orleans 1980
  • Louisiana State University Medical Center- M.D. 1985
Residency
  • Internship 1985-1986
  • Residency, LSU Department of
    Surgery, 1986-1990
Professional Organizations
  • American Society of Bariatric Surgery
  • American Burn Association
Positions
  • Medical Director Baton Rouge General Burn Center 1991-2008
Awards
  • LSU Dept of Surgery - Outstanding First Year Resident
  • LSU Dept of Surgery - Outstanding Fourth Year Resident
  • LSU Dept of Surgery - Outstanding Fifth Year Resident
  • Jarrel Traveling Fellowship Award
Videos
Manuscripts
  • Hargroder, A. G., Chappuis, C. W., Cohn, Jr., 1. "The Management of Portal Vein Injuries."
  • Hargroder, A. G., Beazley, R. M., Cohn, Jr., 1. "Charity Hospital Experience with Ductal Pancreatic

 

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Upcoming Events
 
New Patient Seminars - Every Monday and alternating Wednesdays at our office (call for info)
Support Group - 2nd Wednesdays at the Woman's Hospital in Baton Rouge
Support Group - 2nd Thursdays at St. Elizabeth in Gonzales
For a free phone consultation,
please contact our office:

225·388·5380