James M. Lopes, M.D. Independent Medical Examiner
Curriculum Vitae

Contact Information

  • Company: Medsurity Experts
  • Phone: 646-303-3125
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Specialty 1: General Surgery

Medical School: Albert Einstein College of Medicine

License(s): NJ

Years in Practice: 16

Experience:
  • 3 years performing IMEs

Additional Information

Dr. James Lopes is a board certified general surgeon with specialty training in bariatric surgery and advanced minimally invasive surgery. In his clinical practice, he focuses on developing a full weight loss program, utilizes small incision surgery to minimize postoperative pain, and utilizes a comprehensive bariatric team approach for optimal results. Dr. Lopes is currently a principal investigator in a clinical trial evaluating bariatric surgery – gastric sleeve and gastric bypass – for lower BMI (30-35) patients. Dr. Lopes a partner at Advanced Surgical Associates, graduated from Yale as an undergraduate, medical school at Einstein, further surgical training at U FL and Indiana. Dr. Lopes teaches medical students and Columbia surgery residents. He prides himself on having a low complication rate. He was elected as Top NJ doctor by his peers for the past 3 years and received the Vitals.com Patients Choice Award two years. Certifications: American Board of Surgery, Board Certified Basic and Advanced Life Support Advanced Trauma Life Support