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Bariatric Surgery Program


Our Staff

The bariatric team is comprised of surgeons, physician assistants, nurses, dietitians, pharmacists, social workers, case managers and other members of the healthcare team.

David Gould MD is board certified in General Surgery with a focus in Minimally Invasive Surgery and Bariatric Surgery. He received his medical degree from The University of Pittsburgh, in Pittsburgh Pennsylvania. Dr. Gould completed his residency at Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon New Hampshire.

Kristin Detlefsen is a board certified physician assistant. Kristen received her Physician Assistant degree from Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, Boston, MA.