Meet Dr. Benavente, Michiana Patient’s Top Choice for Bariatric Surgeon

You asked: Where can I find top-rated bariatric surgeons near me? And, we answered: General and Vascular Surgery (GVS).

Dr. Luis Benavente is a skilled and experienced bariatric surgeon who routinely helps patients from all over the Michiana region (and beyond) to meet their weight-loss goals. He is also part of a team that holds a 4.89 out of 5.0 rating in patient satisfaction across Google, Facebook, and patient surveys.

Learn more about why people choose Dr. Benavente for expert, personalized bariatric surgery and patient-centered care.

Look for These Traits When Searching “Best Bariatric Surgeons Near Me”

People searching for a bariatric surgeon to help achieve their weight-loss goals may have different ideas about what “the best” signifies. However, most individuals are looking for:

  • An overweight male works out on a treadmill.

    A surgeon with a generous, lengthy history of performing bariatric surgeries

  • A physician who is deeply knowledgeable in safe, effective, and healthy weight-loss strategies
  • An expert in weight-loss who is also compassionate, friendly, and non-judgemental
  • A bariatric surgeon who focuses on helping patients not only lose weight, but who also provides patients with long-term resources and a support system to maintain a healthy weight

Dr. Benavente received a Fellowship in Advanced Minimally Invasive and Bariatric Surgery, which provided him with specialized skills and surgical approaches specific to bariatric surgery. In addition to his surgical expertise, Dr. Benavente has been recognized for his work with the Bariatrics and Metabolic Institute of Elkhart.

However, aside from his impressive surgical techniques and experience, Dr. Benavente is also renowned for his kind bedside manner and caring demeanor. He is passionate about educating his patients on how to apply and sustain healthy habits. His adoption of a comprehensive weight management program helps ensure that patients are supported in achieving long-term weight-loss and balance in health and wellness.

If you would like to learn more about Dr. Benavente, gastric sleeve surgery, or gastric bypass surgery, we encourage you to reach out at any time at 574-236-1888. Ready to take the next step toward weight-loss? Set up a consultation for FREE!

611 E. Douglas Rd, Suite 308
Mishawaka, IN 46545
South Bend
University Medical Plaza
6301 University Commons, Suite 340
South Bend, IN 46635
500 Arcade Ave., Suite 320
Elkhart, IN 46514