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Board Certified Minimally Invasive & Bariatric Surgeon

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Accepting New Patients?

Yes, Dr. Javier E. Andrade is accepting new patients at this office.


3003 New Hyde Park Road, Suite 307, New Hyde Park, NY 11042

Office Details

Doctor Specialties Bariatric Surgery & General Surgery
Accepting New Patients? Yes
Practice Specialty Bariatric Surgery
Languages Spoken English

Insurance Accepted  

  • 1199 National Benefit Fund
  • 1199SEIU
  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup
  • Anthem
  • Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Elderplan
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross
  • Fidelis
  • Fidelis Care NY
  • GHI
  • Health First
  • HIP
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Freedom
  • Oxford Health
  • Self-pay
  • United Healthcare
  • WellPoint

About Dr. Andrade
Dr. Andrade


Dr. Javier Andrade grew up in Caracas, Venezuela where he began his medical training at the most prestigious University in the country. After receiving his Medical Degree he had the opportunity to work in some of the most prestigious Medical Centers in the United States including The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, TX where he performed Clinical research; the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN where he did his surgical Internship; and the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, TX where he completed his surgical residency and received the Golden Scalpel award as an outstanding surgical resident. After completing his general surgery training he went to complete an Interventional Endoscopy, Minimally Invasive and Bariatric Surgery Fellowship at the University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital.

After completing his fellowship, Dr. Andrade joined one of the largest Bariatric surgical practices in the New York Metro Area; He has held multiple Clinical and Academic appointments and served as Chairman of the Department of Surgery, Chief of Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery and Program Director of the General Surgery Residency at St. John’s Episcopal Hospital from 2014 -2018 where he had the opportunity to perform clinical research in minimally invasive/Bariatric Surgery and also helped train future and actively practicing surgeons in these latest surgical techniques.

Dr. Andrade has performed over 3000 advanced laparoscopic and endoscopic procedures including more than 600 Bariatric procedures (Gastric Bypass, Sleeve Gastrectomy, adjustable gastric band placement, Revisional Bariatric Surgery). In addition, he is one of the few Fellowship trained Interventional Endoscopic Surgeon in the New York Metro Area performing endoscopic revision of previous gastric bypass, Endoscopic gastrointestinal stenting and suturing to provide a minimally invasive way to treat Bariatric surgery complications without the need of additional surgeries.

Dr. Andrade has received “America's Top Surgeons in Bariatric Surgery” award by The Consumer Research Council of America in multiple occasions; he has also received the “Patient Choice Award” as well as having been voted one of the “Most Compassionate Doctors” in the country by Vitals.

Dr. Andrade is a Board-certified General Surgeon, Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, active member the American Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery, Society of American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons, and he is also Associate Editor for Advances in Obesity, Weight Management & Control journal.


Conditions Treated 

  • Colon & Small Bowel Disease
  • Diabetes and pre-diabetes
  • Gastric Disease
  • Hernia repair
  • Obesity
  • Reflux and Hiatal Hernia

Services & Procedures

  • Bariatric or Weight-Loss Surgery
  • Colon and Small Bowel Surgery
  • Colonoscopy
  • Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
  • General and Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • Hernia Surgery - Open and Laparoscopic

Special Interests  

  • Metabolic Surgery
  • Surgical Endoscopy

Education & Training  

Medical School


  • Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota/ University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas
    Residency in General Surgery


  • University of Miami/ Jackson Memorial Hospital
    Fellowship in Laparoendoscopic and Bariatric Surgery Fellowship

Hospital Affiliations

  • Brookdale University Hospital
  • St John's Episcopal Hospital at South Shore

Languages Spoken  

  • English
  • Spanish

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