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Titles

  • Professor of Surgery, Augusta University and University of Georgia
  • Fellow, American College of Surgeons
  • Member, American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery

About Dr. Christopher Ibikunle

Dr Chris is the CEO of Ideal Body Institute and its subsidiaries, the premier Same Day Surgery center in Georgia. He is an Augusta University Professor of Surgery who specializes in all aspects of General and Bariatric Surgery, including acid reflux, weight loss, gallbladder, hernia repair and cancer care. He is a leader in his field and at the forefront of technology, committed to providing high-quality, personalized and compassionate care to patients every day. As a testament to his hard work and dedication, Dr Chris has received numerous prestigious awards and distinctions such as SBDC Business Development and Innovation Award, Best of Gwinnett.

Dr Chris completed his residency at Cleveland Clinic Foundation and served as Active Staff and Assistant Professor of Surgery at Cleveland Clinic. He received advanced training in Robotic and Incisionless Surgery. He started Ideal Body Institute to provide outstanding care and service to patients in Georgia. Ideal Body Institute is the leading surgery center in Georgia.

Dr. A. Christopher Ibikunle, MD, MBA, FACS

Dr Chris completed his residency at Cleveland Clinic Foundation and served as Active Staff and Assistant Professor of Surgery at Cleveland Clinic. He received advanced training in Robotic and Incisionless Surgery. He started Ideal Body Institute to provide outstanding care and service to patients in Georgia. Ideal Body Institute is the leading surgery center in Georgia.

He also runs SurgiCare Caritas – the only Georgia-based surgery center providing free surgical care services to qualified patients in Gwinnett, Walton Counties. To Dr Chris, domestic volunteerism is absolutely vital to our health as a nation.

His personal life is dominated by his family and triathlon training. His life mission is to make high quality surgical services Accessible, Available and Affordable to ALL.

Dr. Ibikunle is also a Lieutenant commander (LCDR) in the United States Navy.

Procedures Performed:

  • Gastric Bypass
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Adjustable Gastric Band
  • Biliopancreatic Diversion and Duodenal Switch (BPD/DS)
  • Endosleeve
  • TORe
  • TIF
  • Stretta
  • Advanced Weight loss and Reflux Surgery
  • Advanced Laparoscopy and Robotic

Interests

  • EndoSurgery
  • Scarless Surgery
  • Advanced Laparoscopy and Robotics
  • Weight Regain

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