Andrew G. Hargroder, MD

Dr. Andrew Hargroder is an advanced laparoscopic bariatric surgeon, and the most experienced in the Baton Rouge area having performed more that 4,000 weight loss surgical procedures.

Dr. Hargroder completed his general surgery residency at LSU and his Burn and Surgical Critical Care Fellowship at the U.S. Army Institute of Surgical Research at Brooke Army Medical Center  – Ft. Sam Houston, Texas.  He is an International advanced laparoscopic surgical instructor on all bariatric procedures for Ethicon, a Johnson & Johnson Company.  Dr. Hargroder is a member of the local and national chapters of the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS).  He has been in private practice in Baton Rouge since 1991, specializing in surgical and non-surgical weight loss options, and performs procedures in Gonzales, Hammond and Baton Rouge.

Dr. Hargroder is dedicated to the long-term health of his patients and to providing a life-changing experience for them.

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