Kent C Sasse, MD, MPH, FACS, FASMBS, FASCRS Expert Witness
Curriculum Vitae

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  • Additional States: Florida
  • Company: Sasse Surgical, University of Nevada School of Medicine
  • Phone: 775-829-7999
  • Cell: 775-848-3233
  • Fax: 775-829-7990
  • Website: www.SasseSurgical.com
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Specialties & Experience of this Expert Witness

General Specialties:

Bariatric Surgery and Colon & Rectal Surgery

Specialty Focus:

Bariatric Surgery Program Director, Sleeve Gastrectomy, Gastric Bypass, Ambulatory Surgery Center, Hernia, Mesh, Obesity, Diabetes, Surgical Devices, Endoscopy, Endoscopic Dilation, Endoscopic stent, Gastric Balloon, Cancer Surgery, Wound Management, Sepsis, Colostomy, Hiatal hernia, Fundoplication

Education:

MD, University of California San Francisco; MPH, University of California Berkeley; BS, University of California San Diego

Years in Practice:

21

Number of Times Deposed/Testified in Last 4 Yrs:

10

Additional Information

Thought leader and 20+ years service as Medical Director of a Nationally Accredited Bariatric Center; Performed over 5,000 Bariatric Surgical procedures; Highly experienced expert case reviewer and witness with over 100 case reviews for Nevada State Medical Board and US Air Force; over 25 depositions and trials, Author of the books Outpatient Weight Loss Surgery and The type 2 Diabetes Cure, Inventor and patent holder of bariatric surgical device. Experienced surgeon in areas of bariatric surgery, sleeve gastrectomy, gastric bypass, duodenal switch, reoperative surgery, revisional surgery, hiatal hernia, wound care, biologics, colorectal surgery, endoscopy, Barrett's esophagus, hernia and mesh, endoscopic stenting, leaks, and solving complications. Top of class AOA medical school graduate from the University of California San Francisco, published research scientist, award-winning teacher and surgeon. San Francisco and Boston trained - UCSF General Surgery Residency, and Boston Lahey Clinic Colorectal Surgery Fellowship; Proctor and mentor to visiting surgeons; current University of Nevada School of Medicine faculty,