Advanced Surgical Partners of Virginia is excited to welcome Dr. Michael Barker to the practice!

Comprehensive Bariatric and General Surgery in Richmond, Virginia

Dr. Michael Barker

Welcome to Advanced Surgical Partners of Virginia, the practice of Dr. Michael Barker, Dr. Matthew Brengman, and Dr. Gregory Schroder, Virginia’s most experienced and accomplished weight loss surgeons. With a combined 60 years of surgical experience, they have pioneered many procedures in bariatric medicine as well as trained over 100 other surgeons in the United States in bariatric surgical techniques.

Notable “First” Achievements:

  • Robotic gastric bypass surgery in Virginia
  • Placement of the Lap-Band AP system in the United States
  • Placement of the Realize Band-C in the United States
  • Laparoscopic placement of ENTERRA gastric simulation system in Virginia
  • Single-site gastric band placement in Virginia
  • More single-site laparoscopic gastric banding than any other surgeons in Virginia, and have the most experience in single-site gallbladder removal in Virginia
  • Drs. Brengman and Schroder are both Past-Presidents of the Virginia Bariatric Society and continue to proctor their peers in the Advancement of Laparoscopic and Bariatric Surgery