Frederick Tiesenga, M.D.

  • Board-Certified by the American Board of Surgery
  • Medical School:
    • University of Illinois College of Medicine Chicago
      Chicago, IL
      Graduated: 1991
  • Internship Hospital:
    • Illinois Masonic/Metropolitan Group Hospitals
      Chicago, IL
      Year completed: 1992
  • Residency Hospital:
    • Illinois Masonic/Medical Center/Advocate Health Care
      Chicago, IL
      Year completed: 2007
  • Fellowship in bariatric surgery at The University of Pittsburgh and the University of Virginia
  • Secretary of the Illinois Association of Bariatric Surgeons
  • President of Illinois Reflux Society
  • Member of The Illinois State Medical Society, The American Society of Breast Surgeons, The American Academy of Surgeons, The Chicago Medical Society Association, The DuPage Medical Society, The Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons as well as a distinguished member of The American Medical Association
  • Dr. Tiesenga has contributed extensively to the scientific literature with research and publications and is a frequent speaker on bariatric surgery topics

We understand that

diets don't always work

Obesity is a serious and complex disease that affects the lives of 30% of Americans. At The Chicago Institute of Advanced Bariatrics, we have the experience and tools to help you overcome obesity. We offer a complete range of surgical solutions to help you lose weight and the long-term support to help you keep it off.

In the News

NEW Laparoscopic Gastric Plication

Meet Laura who is back to playing with her kids, doing housework, feeling good and living life again.