Danny Sherwinter, MD


Bariatric Surgery, General Surgery


English, Hebrew

About Me

Dr. Danny A. Sherwinter is a surgeon and the Director of Bariatric/Weight-Loss Surgery and the MIS Fellowship Program at Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn, NY. Dr. Sherwinter completed his residency at Brookdale Hospital Medical Center, and his fellowship at North Shore University Hospital at Syosset. Dr. Danny A. Sherwinter has published extensively in his field, and has been interviewed by the New York Times for his expertise. Under his leadership, the Division of Bariatric/Weight-Loss Surgery at Maimonides received the Bariatric Center of Excellence honor from the American College of Surgeons. Dr. Sherwinter is a member of the American College of Surgeons, and a member of the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons.

Areas of Expertise

  • Bariatric Surgery
  • General Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Morbid Obesity, General Surgery, Colorectal, Gastric conditions, Hernias, Oncology


  • Bariatric surgery
  • Gastric bypass sleeve gastrectomy
  • Lap band
  • Duodenal switch
  • Revisional bariatric surgery & gastric balloon
  • Minimally invasive & robotic Abdominal wall reconstruction & complex hernia surgery
  • Minimally invasive & robotic colorectal surgery
  • Minimally invasive & robotic gastric surgery
  • Minimally invasive & robotic oncologic surgery


Medical Degree

State University of New York Downstate


Brookdale University Hospital and Medical Center


Brookdale University Hospital and Medical Center


North Shore University Hospital at Syosset




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  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Bright Health
  • CenterLight
  • Centers Plan
  • Cigna
  • ElderPlan
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Empire Plan (United Healthcare)
  • Fidelis
  • HealthFirst
  • Local 1199
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • MetroPlus
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
  • VillageCare Max
  • VNS Choice
  • Wellcare

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