Thomas L. Bass, MD FACS

Dr. Thomas Bass, MD, FACS is a weight loss surgeon and board-certified general surgeon specializing in bariatric surgery. Dr. Bass received his MD from the Medical College of Virginia and completed his surgical residency training at the Milton S. Hershey Medical Center at Pennsylvania State University. In addition, he completed fellowships in both Minimally Invasive Surgery and Surgical Critical Care and holds additional board certification in Surgical Critical Care. His interest in becoming a weight loss surgeon began during his minimally invasive surgery fellowship, where he witnessed first-hand the life-changing effects that weight loss surgery can have.

Contact Info

Phone: (239) 494-8777

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4519 Tilton Court
Fort Myers, 33907

Procedures Performed

  • Cholecystectomy (Gallbladder)
  • Colon Resection
  • Foregut Surgery
  • Gastric Banding (Lap-Band®)
  • Gastric Bypass
  • Gastric Sleeve
  • GERD (Acid Reflux) Surgery
  • Hernia Repair


  • American Board of Surgery
  • American College of Surgeons
  • American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery
  • Center of Excellence
  • Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons

Insurance Accepted

  • *All major insurance providers
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  • Virginia Commonwealth University
  • Medical College of Virginia
  • Penn State Hershey Medical Center

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