IFSO Members

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

ARGENTINA

Sociedad Argentina de Cirugia de la Obesidad (SACO)
Email: [javascript protected email address]
Website: www.sacobariatrica.org

Mario Norberto Antozzi

President:
Mario Norberto Antozzi
Email:
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Vice President: Pedro Martinez Duartez
Email: [javascript protected email address]

Treasurer: Felipe Fiolo
Email: [javascript protected email address]

Secretary: Priscilla Antozzi
Email: [javascript protected email address]

AUSTRALIA – NEW ZEALAND

ANZMOSS-logo

Australian & New Zealand Obesity Surgery Society (ANZMOSS)
Website: www.anzmoss2018.com.au
Email: [javascript protected email address]

Dr Ahmad Aly

President:
Dr Ahmad Aly
Email:
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956 Gympie Road
CHERMSIDE QLD 4032 AUSTRALIA

Treasurer: Dr. Ken LOI
Suite 1, Level 5
St. George Private Hospital
1 South Street
KOGARAH, NSW,
2217, Australia
Email: [javascript protected email address]
Phone: +61 2 9587 8813

Immediate Past President: Dr Wendy Brown
Centre for Bariatric Surgery
22 The Avenue
WINDSOR, VIC,
3181, Australia
Email: [javascript protected email address]
Phone: +61 3 9520 9520

Secretariat
Email: [javascript protected email address]

AUSTRIA

AUSTRIA

Österreichische Gesellschaft für Adipositaschirurgie(OGA)
Website: www.obesityteam.com/at/

Gerhard Prager

President: Gerhard Prager
Email: [javascript protected email address]

AKH Wien, Univ. Klinik f. Chirurgie
Währinger Gürtel 18-20, 1090 Wien

Secretar and President elect: Stefan Kriwanek
SMZ-Ost/Donauspital
Langobardenstr. 122, 1220 Wien
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Treasurer and Vicepresident: Reinhard Mittermair
Universitätsklinik Innsbruck
Anichstr. 35, 6020 Innsbruck
Email: [javascript protected email address]

AZERBAIJAN

Azerbaijan Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery Association (ABMSA)
2-11 Metbuat ave, AZ1073, Baku, Azerbaijan

Dr Taryel Omerov

President: Dr Taryel Omerov
Email: [javascript protected email address]

Azerbaijan Medical University
23 Bakikhanov st
Baku AZ0022
Azerbaijan
Tel: 994557900109

Vice-President: Nuru Bayramov
Email: [javascript protected email address]

Secretary: Elcin Abidinov
Email: [javascript protected email address]

Treasurer: Nadir Zeynalov
Email: [javascript protected email address]

BELGIUM

Belgian section for obesity and metabolic surgery (BeSOMS)

Jean Saey

President:
Jean Saey
Email:
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Secretariat: Arlette Siebertz
Lostraat, 67
B-1703 Schepdaal – Belgium
Ph/fax: +322 331 29 48
Mobile: +32475 38 28 26
Email: [javascript protected email address]

Treasurer: Luc Lemmens
Email: [javascript protected email address]

BOLIVIA

Sociedad Boliviana de Cirugia Comite Cirugia Bariatrica Y Metabolica

Sociedad Boliviana de Cirugia Comite Cirugia Bariatrica Y Metabolica(SBCCCBM)

Dr. Sergio Aparicio

President:
Dr. Sergio Aparicio
Email:
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Vice-President: Tito Grágeda
Email: [javascript protected email address]

Secretary: Mario Goitia
Email: [javascript protected email address]

BRAZIL

Sociedade Brasileira de Cirurgia Bariátrica e Metabólica (SBCBM)

Sociedade Brasileira de Cirurgia Bariátrica e Metabólica (SBCBM)

Website: http://www.sbcbm.org.br
Phone: +55/11 3284 6951
Fax: +55/11 3284 8298
Email: [javascript protected email address]

Dr. João Caetano Dallegrave Marchesini

President:
Dr. João Caetano Dallegrave Marchesini
Email:
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Secretary
Email: [javascript protected email address]
Email: [javascript protected email address]

CANADA

Canadian Association of Bariatric and Physicians and Surgeons (CABPS)

Canadian Association of Bariatric and Physicians and Surgeons (CABPS)

210-2800 14th Avenue,
Markham, ON,
Canada L3R 0E4

Phone 416-491-2886
Fax 416-491-1670
Email [javascript protected email address]

Dr. Laurent Biertho

President:
Dr. Laurent Biertho
Email:
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Secretary: Dr. Stephen Glazer
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Treasurer: Simon Marceau
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CHILE

Departamento de Cirugia Bariatrica Y
Metabolica Sociedad de Cirujanos de Chile (D.C.B.M.)

Ricardo Funke

President:
Ricardo Funke
Email:
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Past President: Camilo Boza W.
Email: [javascript protected email address]

Secretario: Claudio Canales Ferrada
Email: [javascript protected email address]

Secretary: Francisca Maturana
Email: [javascript protected email address]

CHINA

Chinese Society for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery

Chinese Society for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery(CSMBS)
Wang Cunchuan

President: Wang Cunchuan
The First affiliated Hospital of Jinan University
No.613, Huangpu Street
Tianhe District,Guangzhou
Guangzhou 510632, Guangdong
Email: [javascript protected email address]

Vice-President: Shaihong Zhu

Secretary/Treasurer: Jingge Yang

COLOMBIA

Asociacion Colombiana de Obesidad y Cirugia Bariatrica(ACOCB)

Website:www.acocib.org
Email:[javascript protected email address]

Dr. Cesar Guevara

President: Dr. Cesar Guevara
Email: [javascript protected email address]
Tel:(57-1) 6581604 – 6147380
BOGOTA, DC
310-2080869 CELULAR
Website www.cirugiaparalaobesidad.com

COSTA RICA

Asociacion Costarricense de Obesidad, Metabolismo y Trastornos Alimentarios (ACROMTA)

Email:[javascript protected email address]

Dr. Ariel Rivera Aguerri

President
Dr. Ariel Rivera Aguerri
Email
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Vice-President: Dr. Marlen Vega Vega
Email: [javascript protected email address]

CZECH REPUBLIC

Czech Society for the Study of Obesity (CSSO)

Website: www.obesitas.cz
Email: [javascript protected email address]

Prof. Martin Martin Fried

President: Prof. Martin Fried
1st Medical Faculty – Charles University
Prague Centre for Obesity Treatment
Iscare Mochovska 38
198 00 Czech Republic
Email: [javascript protected email address]
Phone 420/281-867-502

Secretary: Dr. Petr Sucharda
1st Medical Faculty, Charles University
Prague III.interni klinika U nemocnice 1
Prague 9
128 08 Czech Republic
Email: [javascript protected email address]
Phone 420/224-962-920

DOMINICAN REPUBLIC

SOCIEDAD DOMINICANA DE CIRUGIA METABOLICA Y BARIATRICA (SODOCIMEB)

Sociedad Dominicana de Cirugia Metabolica Y Bariatrica (SODOCIMEB)

Maximo Gomez Ave 29, Plaza Gazcue, Suite 308,
Third level, at the Colegio Dominicano de Cirujanos
Santo Domingo
Dominican Republic

Phone: +1-809-688-8451

Dr. Luis A. Betances Pimentel

President Dr. Luis A. Betances Pimentel
Email [javascript protected email address]

Vice-President: Dr. Jose Ramon Dominguez Cabral
Email [javascript protected email address]

Secretary: Dr. Pablo D. Garcia Vargas
Email [javascript protected email address]

ECUADOR

Sociedad Ecuatoriana de Cirugía Bariátrica y Metabólica (SECBAMET)

Website: www.secbamet.com

Dr. Max Torres

President
Dr. Max Torres
Email:
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Vice President:
Dr. Fernando Flores
Email: [javascript protected email address]

Treasurer: Dr. Glenda Herrera
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Secretary:
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EGYPT

Egyptian Society for Bariatric Surgery (ESBS)

Dr. Khaled Gawdat

President
Dr. Alaa Abbas
Email:
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President Elect: Dr. Alaa Sabry
Email: [javascript protected email address]

Secretary/Treasurer: Dr. Ahmed Ibrahim
Email: [javascript protected email address]

Founder and Honorary President Dr. Khaled Gawdat
73 El-Merghany Street
Heliopolis
Cairo, Egypt
Email: [javascript protected email address]
Phone: +20/122141370
Fax: +20/2-22904048

ESPCOP

European Society of Peri operative Care of the Obese Patient(ESPCOB)

Website:www.espcop.org

Jan Mulier Diensthoofd Anesthesiologie

President Dr. Jan Mulier Diensthoofd Anesthesiologie
Campus Brugge
AZ Sint Jan Brugge-Oostende
Ruddershove 10
8000 Bruges, Belgium
Phone +32 50 45 24 90
Email [javascript protected email address]

EL SALVADOR

EL SALVADOR

ASOCIACION DE CIRUGIA ENDOSCOPICA DE EL SALVADOR (ACEDES)
Address: AV. MASFERRER NORTE #616, COLONIA ESCALON, SAN SALVADOR
Email [javascript protected email address]
Phone +(503)2263-3300
DR.  ENRIQUE ARIAS

President: DR. ENRIQUE ARIAS
Email [javascript protected email address]

FINLAND

Finnish Association of Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery (LIME)

Dr. Vesa Koivukangas

President
Dr. Jyrki Kössi
Email [javascript protected email address]

Secretary: Sanna Meriläinen
Email: [javascript protected email address]

FRANCE

SOciété Française et Francophone de Chirurgie de l’Obésité et des Maladies Métaboliques (SOFFCO.MM)

Websitewww.soffcomm.org

Jerome Dargent

President Jerome Dargent
Email [javascript protected email address]

Honorary President: Dr. Jean Marc Mouiel
40 Bd Victor Hugo
6000 Nice, France
Email [javascript protected email address]
Phone 33/4-72-01-45-00
Fax 33/4-72-01-45-05

International relationships: Dr. Jerome Dargent
Polyclinique de Rillieux
941 Rue du Capitaine
Rillieux-la-Pape
69140 Julien, France
Email [javascript protected email address]
Phone 33/4-72-01-45-00
Fax33/4-72-01-45-05

Scientific Commission Dr. Nocca
Email [javascript protected email address]

Executive Secretary: Dr. Marie-Cécile Blanchet
34 Cours Albert Thomas
69008 Lyon, France
Email [javascript protected email address]
Phone 33/4-37-49-70-10

Treasurer: Christophe Barrat
Email [javascript protected email address]

GERMANY

Surgical Working Group of Obesity Therapy (CA-ADIP)

Prof. Dieter Birk

President: Prof. Dieter Birk
Riedstr. 12
74321 Bietigheim
Email [javascript protected email address]

Vice President: Dr. Thomas Manger
Straße des Friedens 122
Gera 07548
Germany
Email [javascript protected email address]

Secretary: Dr. Sylvia Weiner
Krankenhaus Sachsenhausen
Schulstr. 31
60594 Frankfurt
Email [javascript protected email address]
Phone 069-6605-1168

GREECE

Greek Society for Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery

Harry Pappis

President:
Harry Pappis
E-mail: [javascript protected email address]

IFSO-Rep: DR. GEORGIOS SKROUBIS
Email: [javascript protected email address]

Secretary:
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GUATEMALA

Asociacion de Cirguia Bariatrica y Metabolica de Guatemala(ACBMG)

Website:www.acbmg.org

Fernando Montufar

President
Fernando Montufar
Email:[javascript protected email address]

Vice-President: Estuardo Paiz

Secretario Carlos Cordon
Phone: 00502 5511 0292

Treasurer: Gabriel A. Debroy

IFSO Representative: Estuardo J. Behrens
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IFSO Representative: Natan Zundel

HONG KONG

The Hong Kong Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery

Dr. Simon KH Wong

President
Dr. Simon KH Wong
4/F, Lui Che Woo Clinical Sciences Building
Prince of Wales Hospital
30-32, Ngan Shing Street, Shatin, N.T.
Hong Kong
Email:[javascript protected email address]
Phone: (852) 2632 2627

HONDURAS

Honduras bariatric surgery association (HBSA)

Dr. Simon KH Wong

President: Ricardo Pena
Email:[javascript protected email address]

ICELAND

The Icelandic Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ISMBS)

Mr Audun Sigurdsson

President: Mr Audun Sigurdsson
37 Buchanan Ave Walsall
WS4 2ER, UK
Email: [javascript protected email address]
Phone:0044 1922 746723 or
00447801106542

Vice-President: Hjortur Gislason
Email:[javascript protected email address]

Secretary: Bjorn G Leifsson
Email:[javascript protected email address]

INDIA

Obesity Surgery Society of India (OSSI)

Website www.theossi.com

Dr. Rajesh Khullar

President: Dr. Arund Prasad
Email: [javascript protected email address]

Secretary: Dr. Praveen Raj
Email: [javascript protected email address]

Treasurer: Dr. Manish Kaitan
Email: [javascript protected email address]

IRAN

Iranian Society of Metabolic & Bariatric surgery (ISMBS)

Dr. Mohammad Talebpour

President:
Dr. Mohammad Taleb pour
Email:[javascript protected email address]

Treasurer: Abdolreza Pazouki
Email: [javascript protected email address]

Secretary: Mohammad Kermansaravi
Email: [javascript protected email address]

ISRAEL

Israeli Forum of Bariatric Surgery

Israeli Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ISMBS)

Website www.ismbs.co.il

Dr Sakran

President: Dr. Nasser Sakran
Emek Medical Center
Afula, Israel
Email: [javascript protected email address]
Mobile: +972542336592

Dr. Asnat Raziel
Assuta Hospital
Tel Aviv, Israel
Email: [javascript protected email address]
Mobile: +972524261103

ITALY

Società Italiana di Chirurgia dell’Obesità e delle malattie metaboliche (SICOB)

Website www.sicob.org

Nicola Di Lorenzo

President: Luigi Piazza
Email: [javascript protected email address]
Tel: +0957594255

Secretary: Mrs Eliana Rispoli
Email: [javascript protected email address]
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Treasurer: Dr. Pilone Vincenzo
Email: [javascript protected email address]

JAPAN

Japanese Society for the Study of Obesity (JSSO)
c/o COMPASS CO.,Ltd.
NCK Bldg, 5F,3-3-11 Hongo Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo, Japan 113-0033
TEL:81-3-5840-6131 /FAX:81-3-5840-6130

Dr. Hisahiro Matsubara

President: Dr. Hisahiro Matsubara
Department of frontier surgery
Graduate school of medicine
Chiba University
Email:[javascript protected email address]

IFSO Representative: Kazunori Kasama MD, FACS,
Director, Weight loss and Metabolic Surgery Center,
Yotsuya Medical Cube
7-7 Nibancho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 102-0084, Japan

Email:[javascript protected email address]
Phone: +81-3261-0401
Fax: +81-3261-0402

Secretariat: Ms. Kazuko Arai
Email:[javascript protected email address]

JORDAN

Jordanian Society for Obesity Treatment (JSOT)

Dr. Sami Salem Ahmad

President
Dr. Sami Salem Ahmad
Phone: 00962795583119
Email:[javascript protected email address]

Vice-Chairman Dr. Ahmad Al-Basheer
Email:[javascript protected email address]

The Secretary Dr. Mohammed Khrais
Email:[javascript protected email address]

Treasurer Dr. Mohammad Alzeitawi
Email:[javascript protected email address]

Scientific Committee Dr. Tagleb Mazahreh
Email:[javascript protected email address]

KAZAKHSTAN

Society of Bariatric and Metabolic Surgeons of Kazakhstan (SBMSK)

Syganak str., 5/1; kv.48. 010016 (ZIP code) Astana – Kazakhstan

Phone: 007 528 7734
Fax: 007 528 7734

Prof. Dr. Oral B. Ospanov

President:
Prof. Dr. Oral B. Ospanov
Email: [javascript protected email address]

Secretary: Dr. Murat Samatov
Email: [javascript protected email address]

Treasurer: Dr. Dana Kusanova
Email: [javascript protected email address]

KOREA

Korean Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery
10F No. 215, Asan Medical Center
88, OLYMPIC-RO 43-GIL, SONGPA-GU, SEOUL 05505, KOREA

Phone: +82-2-849-9701
Fax: +82-2-849-9702
Homepage: www.ksmbs.or.kr
E-mail: [javascript protected email address]

Seung Ho Choi

President Yoonseok Heo, MD, PhD
Professor, Department of Surgery,
School of Medicine, Inha University
Email:[javascript protected email address]

Vice-President:
Joo-Ho Lee, MD, PhD
Professor, Department of Surgery
Ewha Woman’s University School of Medicine

Auditor Soo Min Ahn, MD, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Surgery,
Hallym University College of Medicine
Email:[javascript protected email address]

Secretary: Moon-Won YOO , MD
Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Surgery
Asan Medical Center
Email:[javascript protected email address]

KUWAIT

Kuwait Laparoscopic and Obesity Surgical Society (KLOSS)
Email:[javascript protected email address]

Dr. Mohammed Al-Jarallah

President: Dr. Mohammed Al-Jarallah
Kuwait Minister of Health
P.O Box 454
13005Safat
Kuwait
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Email:[javascript protected email address]
Phone: 00965-2419678

Correspondence: Dr. Ahmed Zayed
Military Hospital Kuwait
Consultant Surgeon
P.O Box 454
13005Safat
Kuwait
Email:[javascript protected email address]

Secretary: Nahida
Email:[javascript protected email address]

LEBANON

ISO Lebanese Chapter
Sodeco Square, Bloc C, 2nd floor
Rue de Damas
Beirut, Lebanon
Phone:/Fax:: +961 1 612967
Admin.Assistant: Miss Minerva Ibrahim Email: [javascript protected email address]

Georges Al Hajj, MD

President
Georges Al Hajj, MD
Email: [javascript protected email address]
Email: [javascript protected email address]

President Elect:Bassem Safadi, MD

Secretary: Minerva
Email:[javascript protected email address]

LITHUANIA

Lithuanian Bariatric Surgery Society
Riovoniu str. 25 D, LT-03154, Vilnius, Lithuania.

Dr. Almantas Maleckas

President: Dr. Almantas Maleckas
Email:[javascript protected email address]

MALAYSIA

Malaysian Metabolic And Bariatric Surgery Society,
Jabatan Surgeri Hospital Putrajaya,
62250 Wilayah Persekutuan,
Putrajaya, Malaysia

Phone: +6019-9536545

DR. Nor Hisham Bin Muda

President: DR. Nor Hisham Bin Muda
Email: [javascript protected email address]

Vice-President: Dr Tikfu Gee
Email: [javascript protected email address]
Secretary Dr Nik Ritza Kosai Nik Mahmood
Email: [javascript protected email address]
Treasurer Dr Pok Eng Hong
Email: [javascript protected email address]
Deputy Secretary Dr Reynu Rajan
Email: [javascript protected email address]

MEXICO

Colegio Mexicano Cirugia de la Obesidad, A.C.
Av. Niños Heroes# 2786, Jardines del Bosque, Guadalajara Jalisco CP. 44520, Mexico

Phone: 52 (33) 2306 1078
            52 (33) 2306 1079

Website: www.cmcoem.org.mx

Email: administracion@cmcoem.org.mx

Dr. Nelson Rodriguez Huerta

President Dr. Nelson Rodriguez Huerta
Email: [javascript protected email address]

Past President: Dr. Juan Fco. Arellano Ramos
Vicepresident: Dr. Miguel F. Herrera
Treasurer: Dr. Eduardo Jaramillo de la Torre
Dr. Martin Rojano Rodríguez
First Secretary: Dr. Miguel Angel Dorantes Lagos
Dr. José Francisco Campos
Second Secretary: Dr. Carlos Zerrweck López
Dr. Luis Eduardo Meza Sevilla

NETHERLANDS

Dutch Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (DSMBS)

Website: www.dsmbs.nl

Phone: +31 73 700 3500

Fax: +31 73 700 3505

Email: dsmbs@congresscompany.com

Dr. Bart van Wagensveld

President
R.S.L. (Ronald) Liem
Email: [javascript protected email address]

Past President B.A. (Bart) van Wagensveld

Senior Past President R.A. (René) Klaassen

Secretary A.W.J.M. (Arnold) van de Laar
Email: [javascript protected email address]

Vice-president and Treasurer L.U. (Ulas) Biter
Email: [javascript protected email address]

NORWAY

Norwegian Society for the Surgery of Obesity

Torgeir Thorson Søvik

President
Jorunn Sandvik
Email: [javascript protected email address]
Email: [javascript protected email address]

Vice-President Villy Våge
Email: [javascript protected email address]

Secretary Torunn Kristin Nestvold
Email: [javascript protected email address]

PANAMA

Asociación Panamena de Cirugia Bariatrica (APCB)

Mr. César A. De León Poblete

President Mr. César A. De León Poblete
Apartado 6 – 10122
El Dorado, Panama
Email: [javascript protected email address]
Phone: 8-138-307 / 227-4236

Fax: 225-5817

Secretary Dr. Eliecer Tello
Email: [javascript protected email address]

Treasurer Dr. Yaira Lopez
Email: [javascript protected email address]

Vocal Dr. Alonso Alvarado
Email: [javascript protected email address]

Vocal Dr. Javier Diaz
Email: [javascript protected email address]

PARAGUAY

Sociedad Paraguaya de Cirugia de la Obesidad (SPCO)

Sociedad Paraguaya de Cirugia Bariatrica y Metabolica(SPCBM)

Dr. Rolando Herrera

President Dr. Rolando Herrera
Email: [javascript protected email address]

PERU

Asociacion Peruana de Cirugìa Bariatrica y Obesidad Severa

Carlos M. Velasquez

President
Ramiro Carbajal Nicho
Email: [javascript protected email address]

PHILIPPINES

Philippine Society for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery (PSMBS)

Minimally Invasive & Robotic Surgery Center
St. Luke’s Medical Center – Quezon City
279 E. Rodriguez Sr. Ave.
Quezon City, Philippines 1102

Tel: +63 2 723 0101 extn 4192

Mobile: +63 922 835 3383

Edward C. Oliveros, MD, FPCS, FACS

President Edward C. Oliveros, MD, FPCS, FACS
Head, Weight Management & Bariatric-Metabolic Surgery Center
Head, Division of Bariatric & Metabolic Surgery, Institute of Surgery
St. Luke’s Medical Center, Quezon City
279 E. Rodriguez Sr. Ave., Quezon City
Manila, Philippines 1102
Website: www.dredwardoliveros.com
Email: [javascript protected email address]
Mobile: +63 917 538 8338

POLAND

Polish Association for Prevention and Treatment of Obesity(PAPTO)

Dr. Mariusz Wylezol

President Mariusz Wylezol, MD
Department of Surgery
Military Institute of Aviation Medicine
ul. Krasinskiego 54, 01-755 Warszawa
Poland
Email: [javascript protected email address]
Phone: +48 22 685 22 08
Fax: +48 22 633 63 40
Mobile +48 667 91 41 86

PORTUGAL

Sociedade Portuguesa de Cirugia de Obesidade (SPCO)
Email: [javascript protected email address]

Dr Jorge Santos

President Dr Jorge Santos
Email: [javascript protected email address]
Phone: +351 917 222 084

ROMANIA

Romanian Association of Bariatric Surgery(RABS)

Prof. Nicolae Iordache

President Prof. Nicolae Iordache
Cl de Chir Gen, ,, Bucurest, Romania
Sp Cl de Urg “Sf. Ioan”
Sos Vitan-Bârzesti 13
Bucurest, Romania
Email: [javascript protected email address]

RUSSIA

Society of Bariatric Surgeons of Russia(SBSR)

Dr. Yury I. Yashkov

President: Dr. Yury I. Yashkov
Centre of Endoscopic and Lithotripsy
Shosse Entuziastov 62
111123 Moscow
Russia
Email: [javascript protected email address]
Phone: 007 (916) 1723-819
Fax: 007 (495) 3052-209

Vice-President: Dr. Yury I. Sedletsky
St. Petersburg State
Medical University im.
Akad. Pavlova,
Faculty Surgical Clinic
Ul. L. Tolstgo 6/8
197089 St. Petersburg Russia
Email: [javascript protected email address]
Phone: 007 812 232 3109

Vice-President: Dr. Igor E. Khatov
143400 Zheleznodorozhnaya ul.
38A – 51 Krasnogorsk
Moscow Region
Russia
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Phone: 007-495-575-62-73

Vice-President: Dr. Tsvetkov
Dr. Evdo sheubo

SAUDI ARABIA

Saudi Arabia Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (SASMBS)

Saudi Arabia Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (SASMBS)
Dr Sultan Al-Temyatt

President: Dr Khalid Mirza Gari
Imam Abdulrahman Bin Faisal Hospital
National Guard Health Affairs
P.O. Box 4616
Dammam 31412
Saudi Arabia
Email [javascript protected email address]

SERBIA

Serbian Society for the Surgery of Obesity(SSSO)

Djordje Bajec

President:
Dr. Djordje Bajec
Email [javascript protected email address]

Vice President: Dr. Dejan Radenkovic
Email [javascript protected email address]

SINGAPORE

Obesity and Metabolic Surgery Society of Singapore(OMSSS)

Dr. Jaideepraj Rao

President: Dr. Jaideepraj Rao
Email: [javascript protected email address]

Secretary: Dr. Tan Chun Hai
Email: [javascript protected email address]

Treasurer: Dr. Kaushal Sanghiv
Email: [javascript protected email address]

SLOVENIA

Slovenian Association of Bariatric Surgeons(SABS)

Alojz Pleskovic, PhD, MD

President:Alojz Pleskovic, PhD, MD
president of slovenian association
Email: [javascript protected email address]

Co-president of slovenian association: Tadeja Pintar, PhD, MD
Email: [javascript protected email address]

Secretary: Gregor Kunst, MD
Email: [javascript protected email address]

SOUTH AFRICA

South African Association for Obesity and Metabolism (SASSO)
Website: www.sasomonline.co.za

Prof. Tess van der Merwe

President: Prof. Tess van der Merwe
Email [javascript protected email address]
Phone 0027 12 644 0981
Fax 0027 12 644 2355

Secretary to the President Ms. Jenny Pieters
Email [javascript protected email address]
Phone 27 12 677 8478
Fax 27 12 644 2355

SPAIN

Sociedad Española de Cirugia de la Obesibad (SECO)

SERVICIO DE CIRUGÍA GENERAL IIPº General Martinez Campos 44 – 1ºA&C
28010 Madrid, Spain

Website www.seco.org
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Dr. José Antonio Ramirez Felipe

President:
Dr. José Antonio Ramirez Felipe
Email [javascript protected email address]

Secretary: Ramon Vilallonga Puy
Email [javascript protected email address]

SWEDEN

Swedish Association for Bariatric Surgery(SABS)

Dr Torsten

President: Torsten Olbers
Poppelg 9
V Frölunda SE-42674
Sweden
Phone +46(0)46-171896
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Treasurer: Mikael Ekelund
Bardisangränden 30
Lund SE-226 48
Sweden
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SWITZERLAND

SMOB: Swiss Society for the study of morbid obesity and metabolic disorders

SMOB: Swiss Society for the study of morbid obesity and metabolic disorders.

Website www.smob.ch

Prof. Dr. med. Ralph Peterli

President: Prof. Dr. med. Ralph Peterli
Stv. Chefarzt Viszeralchirurgie
Claraspital
Kleinriehenstrasse 30
CH-4058 Basel
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Phone: +41 (0)61 685 84 84

Past-President Dr. med. Renward Hauser
Neptunstrasse 35
CH-8032 Zürich
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Phone: +41-44-422-10-80

Vice-President and President-Elect Prof. Dr. Marco Bueter
Oberarzt meV, Leiter Bariatrisches Programm
Klinik für Viszeral- und Transplantationschirurgie
Universitätsspital Zürich
Rämistrasse 100
CH-8091 Zürich
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Phone: +41-44-255-88-95

Secretary Dr. Felix Bauknecht
Todistrasse 7
8700 Kusnacht
Switzerland

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Phone: +41-79-620-38-42

TAIWAN

TSBMS Taiwan society for Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery

Taiwanese society: TSBMS Taiwan society for Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery

Dr Wei-Jei Lee

President Wei-Jei Lee, M.D., Ph.D
The Minimal Invasive Endoscopic Surgical Center
Min-Sheng General Hospital
No.168, Ching-Kuo Rd, 33044 Taoyuan, Taiwan, R.O.C.
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Vice President Weu Wang, M.D.
Comprehensive weight management center
Taipei University Hospital
14 floor, 252 Wu Hsing Street, Taipei, Taiwan, R.O.C.
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General Secretary Chih-Kun Huang, M.D.
Bariatric & Metabolic International Surgery Center
5th floor, 1,Yi-Da Road, Jiau-Shu Tsuen, Kaohsiung County,
Taiwan, R.O.C
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Secretary Lan-Ju Huang
18F.-9, No.50, Sec. 1, Zhongxiao W. Rd., Zhongzheng Dist.,
Taipei City 100, Taiwan (R.O.C.)
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TURKEY

Turkish Obesity Surgery Society (TOSS)

Turkish Obesity Surgery Society (TOSS)

Website www.turkishobesitysurgery.com/tr/

Prof. Dr. Mustafa Şahin – Selcuk

President
Prof. Dr. Mustafa Şahin – Selcuk University Rectorate
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Honorory President Prof. Mustafa Taskin
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Secretary- Treasurer Assist.Prof.Dr. Eren Taskin
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UKRAINE

Ukrainian Association of Bariatric Surgery (UABS)

Website www.obesitysurgery.org.ua/

Prof. Andriy S. Lavryk, MD, PhD

President Prof. Andriy S. Lavryk, MD, PhD
National Institute of Surgery and Transplantology
30 Geroyev Sevastopolya
03680 Kyiv
Ukraine
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Phone +380 44 4082766

Vice President Olexandr S.Tyvonchuk, MD, PhD
National Institute of Surgery and Transplantology
30 Geroyev Sevastopolya
03680 Kyiv
Ukraine
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Phone +380 44 4087449

Secretary Dr. Andriy Zgonnyk
National Institute of Surgery and Transplantology
30 Geroyev Sevastopolya
03680 Kyiv, Ukraine
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Phone +380 44 4542008

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

Emirates Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ESMBS)

Dr Yammahi Ali Khammas

President: Dr Yammahi Ali Khammas
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Vice President: Dr. Abdul Wahid M Alwahidi

General Secretary /Treasurer: Basim Al Khafaji
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Member / Chairman Scientific Committee Dr. Abdelrahman Ali Abdelrahman Nimeri

UNITED KINGDOM

British Obesity & Metabolic Surgery Society (BOMSS)

Website www.ukobesitysurgery.co.uk

Shaw Somers

President:
Shaw Somers
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Treasurer: Mr. James Byrne
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Secretary: Mr. Vinod Menon
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Administration: Mrs Nichola Bartlett
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Mrs Sarvjit Wünsch
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USA

American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS)

Website: www.asmbs.org
Phone: +1-352-331-4900
Fax +1-352-331-4975
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Samer G. Mattar, MD, FASMBS

President:
Samer G. Mattar, MD, FASMBS
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Past President
Stacy Brethauer, MD FASMBS
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Senior Past President
Raul Rosenthal, MD, FASMBS
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Secretary
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VENEZUELA

Venezuelan Society Of Obesity Surgery
Website: www.sovcibam.org/

Dr. Navarrete Aulestia

President:
Dr. Navarrete Aulestia
Email
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Vice President: Dr. Carlos Arañanguren
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Secretary: Dr. Luis Level
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Treasurer: Dr. Jose A. Espinoza
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IFSO MENAC

Rione Sirignano, 5 - 80121
Naples, ITALY