Breast Surgery Team at Roger Williams Medical Center

Department ofSurgery

Offering a full range of special and subspecialty services

Weight Loss Surgery Team

Dieter Pohl, MD FACS

Dieter Pohl, MD FACS
  • Bariatric Surgery (weight loss surgery) since 2000
  • Practicing surgeon in Rhode Island since 1999
Medical School:
University of Cologne, Germany
Residency:
University of Goettingen, Germany and Universtiy Hospital 
Cologne-Porz
Germany, Flushing Hospital, Queens, NY, New York 
Hospital Queens, N.Y
Fellowships:
Laparoscopic surgery at the University of Washington, Seattle
Operations Performed:
Hernia
Gallbladder
Stomach (reflux, tumors, cancer)
Weight loss surgery/Bariatric surgery
Esophagus (reflux, swallowing problems)
Hiatal hernia Colon (diverticulitis, tumors, cancer)
Intestine (inflammation, tumors, cancer)
Appendix
Spleen
Adrenal gland
Adhesions
Skin
Languages Spoken:
English, German, Spanish, French. Portuguese by staff member.
More Information:
obesityhelp.com

Jeannine Giovanni, MD

Jeannine Giovanni, MD
  • Bariatric Surgery (weight loss surgery) since 2005
  • Practice of Bariatric Surgery in Hartford, CT 2005 to 2006
  • Practicing Surgeon in Rhode Island since 2006
Medical School:
Medical School University of Connecticut, Hartford
Residency:
Surgery Residency at Boston University
Fellowships:
Bariatric Surgery (weight loss surgery) St. Francis Hospital, Hartford
Operations Performed:
Hernia
Gallbladder
Stomach (tumors, cancer)
Weight loss surgery/Bariatric surgery
Colon (diverticulitis, tumors, cancer)
Intestine (inflammation, tumors, cancer)
Appendix
Spleen
Adhesions
Skin
Breast (tumors, cancer)
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