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Bethany Cara Sacks, MD

Assistant Professor of Surgery
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Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center

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  • Assistant Professor of Surgery

Centers & Institutes

  • Comprehensive Hernia Center


Achalasia, Adrenal Disease, Colorectal Surgery, General Surgery, GERD Surgery, Hernia Repair, Hernia Surgery, Hernias, Incisional Hernia Repair, Inguinal Hernia, Minimally Invasive Surgery, Nissen Fundoplication, Paraesophageal Hernia, Spleen Surgery, Splenectomy, Ventral Hernia

Research Interests

Minimally invasive and simulation technologies


A general surgeon, Dr. Sacks specializes in minimally invasive antireflux surgery, hernia repair, colon resection, adrenalectomy and splenectomy. Before joining the Johns Hopkins faculty, she was a clinical assistant professor of surgery and the director of undergraduate education at the University of Texas Medical School in Houston. Her research focuses on minimally invasive and simulation technologies as well as education of surgical trainees.


  • English


Fellow,American College of Surgeons
Member, Association of Academic Surgery
Member, Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons
Member, Association for Surgical Education

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  • Education +


    • Mount Sinai School of Medicine (New York NY ) (1999)


    • Mount Sinai Medical Center / General Surgery (New York NY ) (2004)


    • University of Pittsburgh Medical Center / Minimally Invasive Surgery (Pittsburgh PA ) (2005)


    • Surgery, American Board of Surgery (2005)
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    Meet Our Expert: Dr. Bethany Sacks

    General surgeon Bethany Sacks practices primarily at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center. She has training in laparoscopic and minimally invasive surgery, and she focuses on hernia, gallbladder and anti-reflux surgeries.

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    Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center
    4940 Eastern Avenue
    Baltimore, MD 21224
    Phone: 443-997-1508
    Appointment Phone: 443-997-1508
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    The Johns Hopkins Hospital
    600 N. Wolfe Street
    Sheikh Zayed Tower
    Baltimore, MD 21287
    Phone: 443-997-1508
    Appointment Phone: 443-997-1508
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