Rohit A Patel, MD, FACS, FASMBS

4.80 out of 5 (59 ratings, 23 reviews)
Ratings and Reviews


Cooper University Health Care Titles

  • Director, Center for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery
  • Head, Division of Bariatric Surgery
  • Bariatric Surgeon

Associate Program Director, General Surgery Residency

Cooper Medical School of Rowan University Titles

  • Associate Professor of Clinical Surgery

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Surgery (Surgery - General)

Professional Type

Cooper University Physician



About Me

Office Locations

Voorhees, Moorestown
Cooper Bariatric Center at Voorhees

6017 Main Street
Voorhees , NJ 08043
Phone: 856.673.4500
Fax: 856.673.4525
Maps & Directions

Cooper University Health Care Moorestown Campus

400 NJ-38
Moorestown Mall
Moorestown , NJ 08057
Phone: 844.752.6673
Maps & Directions

Education & Training

Medical SchoolSri Ramachandra Medical College and Research Institute, Chennai, India
InternshipGeneral Surgery - Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
ResidencyGeneral Surgery - Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
FellowshipBariatric Surgery - University Medical Center at Princeton, Princeton, NJ

Special Interests

Minimally invasive weight loss surgery, laparoscopic adjustable gastric band (LAGB), roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGB), vertical sleeve gastrectomy (VSG)


  • American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery
  • American College of Surgeons
  • The Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons

Awards and Honors

  • Fellow, American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery
  • SJ Magazine "Top Docs" - 2014, 2015, 2016, 2019, 2020, 2021, 2022, 2023
  • South Jersey Magazine "Best Doctors" - 2015, 2016
  • New Jersey Monthly Magazine "Top Docs" - 2016, 2021
  • South Jersey Magazine "Top Physicians" - 2020, 2021
  • Suburban Family Magazine’s Five-Star Physicians and Dentists - 2024


Dr. Patel has published a number of studies related to the surgical management of obesity and related issues.

Ratings and Reviews

Ratings and reviews come from patient responses to health care provider-related questions on the Clinician and Group Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (CG-CAHPS) Patient Experience Survey that Cooper sends to patients after outpatient office visits.  Learn more about our survey and how ratings are calculated >>

Overall Rating

4.80 out of 5 (59 ratings, 23 reviews)
Dec 12, 2023
Dr Patel was very easy to talk to. He's very knowledgeable. It was a very pleasant experience
Dec 12, 2023
I feel like family everytime I visit the office
Nov 12, 2023
Good experience
Nov 12, 2023
Dr. Patel is an excellent physician and very knowledgeable.
Nov 12, 2023
The staff as well as Dr. Patel have an exceptional pleasant attitude in caring for their patients. The lab tech was also very friendly and attentive. I will definitely let my friends and family know about the excellent care given here.
Oct 12, 2023
I saw 5 bariatric doctors before making my decision on Dr. Patel. He is the only doctor that took my MS into consideration for which procedure would be best for me.
Oct 12, 2023
Very good
Sep 12, 2023
I can't say good enough things about the doctor or staff. They are really kind, considerate and very professional. I'd recommend them to anyone!
Sep 12, 2023
Everyone was very patient, cordial, caring and funny
Sep 12, 2023
Dr Patel is an excellent doctor, who gives you all the time you need. Glad to have him as my doctor.