WELCOME: Patricia Hughes, DO, Bariatric Surgeon

RRH is expanding its comprehensive Bariatric Surgery Program with the addition of Dr. Patricia Hughes. She is the first female bariatric surgeon in the region and she will treat patients at Unity Hospital’s new Bariatric Center and also Rochester General. 

Dr. Hughes specializes in the full range of bariatric procedures including:

  • Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass
  • Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding
  • Laparoscopic Duodenal Switch
  • Laparoscopic Gastric Sleeve
  • Revisional Bariatric Surgery
  • Diagnostic and Therapeutic Endoscopy


Unity Hospital
1555 Long Pond Road
Rochester, NY 14626
P (585) 723-7650
F (585) 723-7651

Rochester General Bariatric Center
1415 Portland Avenue
Rochester, NY 14621
(585) 922-2900 

Medical School

West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine
Lewisburg, WV


St. John’s Episcopal Hospital
Rockaway, NY


Peachtree Surgical & Bariatrics
Atlanta, GA


AOBS Written Qualifying Exam Passed


American College of Osteopathic Surgeons – Resident Member

American Osteopathic Association – Resident Member