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Dr. Matthew Fitzer, MD

Bariatric Surgery*
4.2 (53)
Map Pin Small Herndon, VA
Accepting new patients
24 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Matthew Fitzer, MD

Dr. Matthew Fitzer, MD is a Bariatric Surgery Specialist in Herndon, VA. They specialize in Bariatric Surgery, has 24 years of experience, and is board certified in General Surgery. They graduated from Eastern Virginia Medical School. Dr. Fitzer, completed a residency at Memorial Health University Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Fitzer an average 4.2 star rating.

Dr. Fitzer works at Virginia Bariatric Surgery Center in Herndon, VA. They frequently treat conditions like Obesity along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Fitzer's Office Locations

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    Virginia Bariatric Surgery Center
    171 Elden St Ste 3B, Herndon, VA 20170 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (703) 709-9701

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Obesity
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Sleeve Gastrectomy
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Abdominal Pain
Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia
Pyloric Stenosis
Gastrectomy
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Acute Bowel Infarction
Appendicitis
Barrett's Esophagus
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Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
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Crohn's Disease
Esophageal Diverticulum
Esophageal Fistula
Gallstones
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Hiatal Hernia
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Pediatric Obesity
Pelvic Abscess
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Pleural Effusion
Small Intestine Cancer
Ulcerative Colitis
Umbilical Hernia
Varicose Veins
Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
Ventral Hernia
Abdominoplasty
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acid Reflux Surgery
Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
Bile Duct Procedure
Colectomy
Duodenal Polypectomy
Excision of Stomach Tumor
Gallbladder Removal
Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
Gastrotomy
Hernia Repair
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Bariatric Surgery
Laparoscopic Gastric Bypass Surgery
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Open Diaphragmatic or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Open Incisional or Ventral Hernia Repair
Port Placements or Replacements
Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
Robotic Heller Myotomy for the Treatment of Achalasia
Thoracentesis
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
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    Specialties*
    • Bariatric Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 24 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, French and Spanish
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    NPI Number
    • 1366489098
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • University of Missouri Hospital
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Memorial Health University Medical Center
    Residency
    Internship
    • Memorial Health University Medical Center
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Eastern Virginia Medical School
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • General Surgery
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Matthew Fitzer, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Fitzer is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Fitzer has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Fitzer works at Virginia Bariatric Surgery Center in Herndon, VA. View the full address on Dr. Fitzer’s profile.

    Dr. Fitzer has seen patients for Obesity, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Fitzer on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    53 patients have reviewed Dr. Fitzer. The overall rating for this provider is 4.2. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Fitzer.

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