Dr. Vaughn Nossaman was raised in New Orleans, and attended Tulane University for undergraduate, graduate, and medical school. He completed his surgery residency at Nassau University Medical Center on Long Island, New York, after which he completed a bariatric and minimally invasive surgery fellowship at Kaiser Permanente South Sacramento Medical Center in California. During his fellowship at Kaiser Permanente, Dr. Nossaman performed over 400 surgeries including sleeve gastrectomy, gastric bypass, revisional bariatric procedures, hiatal hernia repair, and robotic hernia repair. He has broadened medical knowledge with numerous publications in general and bariatric surgery literature.
Dr. Nossaman uses minimally invasive techniques to insure a safe, satisfactory outcome with minimal pain and a rapid recovery and he is dedicated to his patients in their pursuit of a happier, healthier life that weight loss after bariatric surgery affords. Dr. Nossaman is a member of the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons as well as the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery.