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Specialty:

Surgery

Sub Specialty:
General Surgery
Bariatric Surgery

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Hamot
UPMC Horizon

Language Spoken:
Hindi

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.8 Stars
206 Patient
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LOCATION(S):

Bariatric Surgery Center
300 State St.
4th Floor
Erie, PA 16507
Office Phone:
(814) 877-6997
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BOARD CERTIFICATIONS:

Surgery, American Board of Surgery

Education:

MD, Jawahar Lal Nehru (JLN) Medical College, Universit, Aligarh, India

Residency:
Jawahar Lal Nehru (JLN) Medical College, Universit,
Aligarh, India

Bronx Lebanon Hospital Center,
Bronx, NY


Fellowships:
University of Missouri Hospitals & Clinics,
Columbia, MO



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June 20, 2017

I really like the intake nurse for Dr. Kalim. She has a great personality for working there. I also have great respect for Dr. Kalim. He is always kind, courteous, and listens to my concerns. He gives me the answers to all my questions after listening and discussing my issues.

June 12, 2017

Dr. Kalim was wonderful. Spent time discussing my options and answering our questions.

June 06, 2017

Very professional and personal care and attention.

May 04, 2017

My overall experience was good. There was a lot of information to absorb and many things that had to be done before surgery can happen.

April 25, 2017

everything went well and in a timely manner

April 11, 2017

very understanding for me and my concerns

April 11, 2017

the entire staff at Hamot Bariatric was courteous, respectful, helpful, and very friendly

March 21, 2017

I found both Dr. Kalim and the entire office staff that very courteous and supportive. It was a positive experience, especially in light of the reason that I was visiting (weight management).

February 21, 2017

The people in this office are very welcoming and warm. One of the best doctors offices I have ever been to!!!

February 16, 2017

all staff, from the receptionist, to the nurse, to the provider, to the check out staff were all very respectful of my time, concerns and needs. they have been this way since I started at this practice. thank you