Raza M Shariff MD, FACS, FASMBS
Raza M. Shariff, MD
Weight Institute of New Hampshire -A Department of Lakes Region General Hospital
85 Spring Street Laconia NH 03246
American Board of Surgery
Bangalore Medical College, Bangalore, India
New York Medical College, Brookdale University Hospital Medical Center, NY
Minimally Invasive Bariatric and General Surgery at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, PA
Advanced Minimally Invasive Surgery, Bariatric Surgery, General Surgery
Professional appointments:

I. Chairperson, Department of Surgery at Lakes Region General Hospital
Surgery Chair oversees the sections of General Surgery, Orthopedics, Anesthesiology, Radiology, ENT, Ophthalmology, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Pathology, Urology and Vascular Surgery
II. Director, Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery program at Lakes Region General Hospital - a fully accredited ACS-MBSAQIP comprehensive center for bariatric surgery.
III. Medical Director of the Weight Institute of New Hampshire (WINH)
IV. Member, Rural Bariatric Surgery Committee of the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery
V. Secretary-Treasurer, New Hampshire chapter of the American College of Surgeons
VI. Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery, University of New England College of Medicine

Clinical Expertise:

• Bariatric Surgery
• Minimally invasive foregut surgery
- Surgery for reflux/heartburn (GERD)
- Complex hiatal hernias, congenital, traumatic diaphragmatic hernias
• Diagnostic and therapeutic upper endoscopy, colonoscopy and esophageal pH monitoring for GERD
• Laparoscopic hernia repair
• Advanced laparoscopic procedures - colon resection, adrenalectomy