Maria Iliakova, MD

Dr. Maria Iliakova is a surgeon that focuses on the quality of life for her patients.
She specializes in bariatric and foregut surgery, weight management, and general surgery.

Our weight management team at Mercy Iowa City includes a strong multidisciplinary team of dietitians, nurses, coordinators, mental health specialists, and surgeons to help each patient reach their goals.

Contact Info

Phone: (319) 688-7880

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540 E. Jefferson Street, suite 205
Iowa City, Iowa 52245

Procedures Performed

  • Cholecystectomy (Gallbladder)
  • Colon Resection
  • Duodenal Switch
  • Foregut Surgery
  • Gastric Bypass
  • Gastric Sleeve
  • GERD (Acid Reflux) Surgery
  • Hernia Repair
  • Revisional Surgery
  • SADI
  • , breast surgery, endoscopy


  • American Board of Surgery
  • American College of Surgeons
  • American Medical Association
  • American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery
  • MBSAQIP Location
  • Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons
  • , AMWA, WIS, OMA

Insurance Accepted

  • *All major insurance providers
  • *Call office for details
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Medicare
  • United Healthcare


Fellowship-trained in Bariatric & General Surgeon

Board-certified in General Surgery

Fellowship-certified by Society of American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES)


Undergrad: University of Missouri - Kansas City

Medical School: University of Kansas School of Medicine

Residency: University of Missouri - Kansas City

Fellowship: Hackensack University Medical Center: Bariatric & Minimally Invasive Surgery

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