OverviewDr. Mathews is a general surgeon with an emphasis on Bariatrics with The Surgeons’ Group. He demonstrates one of the best records in bariatric surgery in the country. Dr. Mathews practice runs the gamut from Bariatrics to breast to gallbladder to hernia to parathyroid cases. Dr. Mathews is performing the new lap-band method for weight-loss also along with the permanent gastric by-pass. Dr. Mathews is a Diplomat of the American Board of Surgery and a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. Dr. Mathews serves on the board of Christian Medical Ministry and the board of a mission hospital in Haiti. The Verification Subcommittee for the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program (MBSAQIP) has also officially recognized Dr. John Mathews as a MBSAQIP Verified Surgeon for Princeton Baptist Medical Center.
The Surgeons’ Group is part of the Baptist Medical Center Hospital – Princeton Campus.
Is your BMI over 35? If so you may be eligible for bariatric procedures to help you lose weight. To learn more about these procedures we invite you to join in one of our seminars. Dr. Mathews offers weight loss surgery seminars for individuals interested in weight loss surgery. Topics include insurance information, surgery preparation, and details on the various types of surgery. Seminars are free, however registration is required. Please call (205) 780-7150 to reserve your seat.