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Thomas Herbert Magnuson, MD

Chief, General Surgery at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center
Associate Professor of Surgery

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410-550-0409

Main Location

Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center

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Titles

  • Chief, General Surgery at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center
  • Associate Professor of Surgery

Centers & Institutes

  • Center for Bariatric Surgery
  • Comprehensive Hernia Center

Expertise

Bariatric Surgery, Colon Surgery, Gastric Bypass Surgery, General Surgery, Incisional Hernia Repair, Lap Band Surgery, Laparoscopic Gallbladder Surgery, Obesity Surgery, Pancreatic Surgery, Small Bowel Surgery, Stomach Surgery, Weight Loss Surgery

Research Interests

Weight loss surgery outcomes; Gallstones and gallbladder disease; Metabolic disease related to obesity

Biography

Dr. Magnuson specializes in gastrointestinal surgery, including surgeries of the stomach, gallbladder, pancreas and bowel. He has a special interest in bariatric surgery and established the Johns Hopkins Center for Bariatric Surgery in 1997. In 2006, the program was recognized as a Center of Excellence by the American Society for Bariatric Surgery. Dr. Magnuson completed his specialty training in gastrointestinal surgery at The Johns Hopkins Hospital, where he also completed a fellowship investigating issues related to gallstone pathogenesis and biliary tract disease.

Languages

  • English

Additional Resources

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  • Education +

    Training

    • Vanderbilt University School of Medicine (Nashville TN) (1985)

    Residencies

    • Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine / Surgery (Baltimore MD) (1992)

    Certifications

    • American Board of Surgery / Surgery (2003)
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  • Videos & Media +

    Videos

    Meet Our Expert - Dr. Thomas Magnuson

    General surgeon Thomas Magnuson is the director of surgery at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center. He has a primary interest in bariatric surgery, known as weight-loss surgery or metabolic surgery.

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    Locations

    Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center
    4940 Eastern Avenue
    Baltimore, MD 21224
    Phone: 410-550-3466
    Appointment Phone: 410-550-0409
    Fax: 410-550-1822
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    The Johns Hopkins Hospital
    600 N. Wolfe Street
    Hospital Main Entrance - Sheikh Zayed Tower
    Baltimore, MD 21287
    Phone: 410-550-3466
    Appointment Phone: 410-550-0409
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    Department/Division

    • Surgery

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