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Shohan Shetty, MD

Shohan Shetty MD

Office and Contact Information

133 Scovill Street, Suite 303, Waterbury

  • Main: 203-709-6871
  • Fax: 203-759-1537

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About Dr. Shetty

Shohan Shetty, MD is a board certified surgeon specializing in advanced laparoscopy and other minimally invasive surgical techniques, including all forms of general and weight-loss/bariatric surgery.

Dr. Shetty attended medical school in India and, after earning his medical degree, trained in the United Kingdom prior to starting residency in general surgery at Saint Mary’s Hospital. During his residency, Dr. Shetty completed a postdoctoral research fellowship at Yale School of Medicine in surgical education and simulation training.

After completing his residency, Dr. Shetty went on pursue a fellowship in Bariatric and Minimally Invasive Surgery Fellowship Program at UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas. He is board certified by the American Board of Surgery and has successfully obtained the ASMBS (American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery) certification of training.  He serves as an active member for the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES), the American College of Surgeons (ACS), and the Association of Academic Surgeons (AAS). Dr. Shetty has authored numerous peer reviewed journal articles, award winning presentations at national meetings. 

Dr. Shetty returns to Waterbury, CT to improve the access to bariatric surgery and to provide exceptional care to the community. He is committed to researching the root causes of obesity and bringing awareness to the short and long-term benefits of weight loss surgery that can impact health in particular and quality of life in general.

Education

Medical School: KMC Mangalore, MAHE University

Residency: Saint Mary's Hospital

Fellowship: Yale School of Medicine (Research); University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas (Bariatric and Minimally Invasive Surgery)

Clinical Areas of Interest

General Surgery, Robotic-Assisted Surgery, Minimally Invasive Surgery, Laparoscopic Surgery, Bariatric Surgery

Board Certifications

General Surgery