Find a Physician
<< Return

Andrew Hargroder, M.D.   Add this to my Outlook Contacts
General Surgery
Bariatric Surgeon
16851 Jefferson Hwy.
Suite 3B
Baton Rouge, LA  70817
Ph: (225) 3885380
Fax: (225 388-5382

Andrew Hargroder, M.D. Dr. Hargroder is a bariatric surgeon specializing in minimally invasive surgical techniques.  Recognized in 2011 as one of the top 15 national bariatric leaders by Newsweek magazine.  Dr. Hargroder is certified as a Center of Excellence surgeon by the U.S. Surgical Review Corporation.  He is a graduate of LSU Medical Center, a member of the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS), and serves on the Board of Directors for the Louisiana Chapter of ASMBS.  He is also an instructor/proctor for training physicians nationally and internationally in bariatric surgical procedures having helped train over 200 bariatric surgeons.  Dr. Hargroder has dedicated his practice to the treatment of obesity, and has successfully performed over 2500 weight loss surgery procedures.  Dr. Hargroder has developed expertise in Laparoscopic Gastric Bypass, Band, and Vertical Sleeve Gastrectomy procedures.

  • MD: Louisiana State University Medical Center - 1985
  • Internship/Residency: LSU School of Medicine
  • Fellowship: Brooke Army medical Center


  • American Board of Surgery
  • Board Certified General Surgeon
  • Board Certified Surgical Critical Care
Professional Organizations:
  • American Society of Bariatric Surgery


  • Surgical Critical Care


© Copyright 2017, Cypress Pointe Surgical Hospital. All rights reserved.