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Lake Huron Medical Center Announces New Bariatric Medical Director

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  • Written By: Lisa Beedon

Lake Huron Medical Center (LHMC) is pleased to announce the appointment of Erina Kansakar, MD as the Lake Huron Bariatric Center Medical Director.

Dr. Kansakar is a board certified surgeon who completed her General Surgery Residency at Providence Hospital and Medical Centers in Southfield, Michigan. She went on to complete her Minimally Invasive Surgery Fellowship at Wayne State University, School of Medicine Detroit Medical Center in Detroit, Michigan.

Under Dr. Kansakar’s direction, the Lake Huron Bariatric Center will offer several informational seminars each month so people can determine if they are a candidate for bariatric surgery and the procedures available to best suit their individual needs. The Lake Huron Bariatric Center is home to several surgeons, including Dr. Erina Kansakar, Dr. Anthony Boutt, Dr. Karen McFarlane and Dr. Ahmad Ahad. Interested candidates can choose to meet with any of the surgeons to discuss individual options.

Dr. Kansakar is a compassionate surgeon who is committed to providing the best possible outcomes for those seeking a healthier lifestyle. We look forward to the leadership, experience, and perspective Dr. Kansakar will bring to LHMC.

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