Richard DiCicco, M.D., FACS, is a board-certified general and bariatric surgeon at the Florida Surgical Weight Loss Centers.
Dr. DiCicco received his undergraduate degree from the University of Virginia in Charlottesville. He earned his medical degree from the American University of the Caribbean, in St. Maarten, N.A. and completed his surgical residency at St. Agnes Healthcare, in Baltimore, Maryland, which is affiliated with Johns Hopkins Hospital. In addition, Dr. DiCicco completed extensive training in laparoscopic bariatric surgery under the supervision of two of the leading bariatric surgeons in Maryland.
Dr. DiCicco has been in private practice since 2004, and has performed hundreds of gastric bypass operations and laparoscopic gastric banding procedures. In August 2004, he was proctored to perform the LAP-BAND procedure and has since become a national proctor for the Allergan LAP-BAND®.
Dr. DiCicco maintains memberships at the American College of Surgeons, Society of American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons, Southeastern Surgical Congress, and American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery.