Medical Director,
Center for Surgical Weight Loss & Wellness
Atlantic City Medical Center

Dr. Onopchenko graduated from Ursinus College with a BS in Biology in 1979 on the Dean's Academic Honors list. He obtained his doctorate in medicine from the Medical College of Pennsylvania in 1984 with honors, completed a residency in general surgery at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey in 1989, and has been a practicing general and vascular surgeon in Atlantic County since July of 1989. Dr. Onopchenko is Board Certified in General Surgery, and is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. He is also a Fellow in the American Society of Bariatric Surgery. Dr. Onopchenko has a special interest in minimally invasive surgery. He was one of the first surgeons to perform a laparoscopic cholecystectomy in Atlantic County. Dr. Onopchenko's interest in bariatrics comes from seeing friends and family struggle with obesity and recognizing such a great need for bariatric services in the southeastern New Jersey region.

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