Elmer Valin, MD

Elmer Valin, MD

General Surgery

Accepting new patients

Reason for Visit
Feb 17 - May 17
7171 N Dale Mabry Highway Tampa 33614
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7171 N Dale Mabry Highway

Tampa, FL 33614

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AdventHealth Medical Group Surgical Specialists at Carrollwood

6919 N Dale Mabry Hwy

Suite 200

Tampa, FL 33614

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Formerly known as FHPG Carrollwood Surgical Associates



Dr. Elmer Valin is board certified in general surgery and specializes in bariatric surgery using minimally invasive surgical techniques. He has nearly three decades of experience in bariatric surgery and has performed more than 3,000 obesity-surgery related procedures.

Dr. Valin is a trained daVinci robotic surgeon, and utilizes advanced laparoscopic surgery to preform sleeve gastrectomy, Gastric Bypass, LAP-BAND Gastric Band surgery and revision surgery of previous bariatric procedures. In addition to weight-loss surgery, he also performs a wide range of general surgery procedures.

Dr. Valin 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. Valin and his compassionate team are here to assist you every step of the way.

Languages Spoken



University of the East Medical Center


Yale New Haven Hospital, Saint Raphael Campus - Graduate Education

General - Yale New Haven Hospital, Saint Raphael Campus - Graduate Education

Board Certifications

Surgery: The American Board of Surgery


Note:- The list below is for reference purposes only and is subject to change. Please check with your health plan to confirm that Elmer Valin, MD is included before scheduling an appointment.

  • Aetna / US Healthcare - non HMO
  • Aetna Better Health - FL Medicaid
  • Aetna/US Healthcare HMO
  • Allied Benefit Systems
  • Ameriben Solutions
  • Amerigroup - Americaid
  • AvMed
  • Beech Street
  • Benefit Administrative Systems
  • Better Health
  • Care Plus Health Plan
  • Central Florida IPA
  • Champus Tricare For Life
  • CHC National
  • CHC of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Cigna Supplemental Insurance
  • Cigna-Healthspring
  • Continental General Ins
  • Contracts
  • CWI Benefits/ManageMed
  • First Health Network
  • Florida Hospital HC Systems
  • Freedom Health
  • Group & Pension Administrators
  • Health First Health Plans
  • HealthFirst TPA
  • Healthgram
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthReach
  • Hillsborough County Healthcare
  • Humana
  • IU Health Plan
  • Key Benefit Administrators
  • Magellan Complete Care
  • Medicaid-FL
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Medicare PIN
  • Meritain Health
  • Molina Healthcare of FL
  • Multiplan
  • Optimum Healthcare
  • PaySpan
  • PHCS
  • Prestige Health Choice
  • Railroad Medicare-Palmetto
  • Simply Healthcare
  • Sunshine State Health Plan
  • Unicare
  • United Healthcare
  • United Healthcare Community Plan
  • United Healthcare Student Resources
  • United Medical Resources
  • UnitedHealthOne
  • UPMC Health Plan
  • Web TPA
  • Wellcare