Dr. Thatimatla is a board certified general surgeon and specializes in bariatric surgery using minimally invasive surgical techniques. He offers a minimally invasive, LINX treatment that treats gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), acid reflux, heartburn and bloating. He is a member of the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery and he currently serves as the Medical Director of Surgery at AdventHealth Dade City. Dr. Thatimatla is here to help you improve your health and quality of life by using surgical intervention for weight reduction. He leads a patient-centered program that emphasizes education, diet, nutrition, exercise and lifestyle changes. Dr. Thatimatla and his compassionate team are here to assist you every step of the way.