Dr. C. Steeve David, MD, is a board certified general and bariatric surgeon that has been in the DC metropolitan area for the past 19 years. He attended the University of Maryland where he received his undergraduate and medical degree. He completed his General Surgery residency at St. Agnes Hospital in Baltimore and went on to pursue a fellowship in Advanced Laparoscopic, Bariatric and Robotic Surgery at INOVA Fairfax Hospital.
Dr. David joined the Virginia Hospital Center Physician Group – Surgical Specialists with fellowship training and a special interest in minimally invasive laparoscopic (key hole incision) surgery as well as robotic surgery for Bariatric (weight loss surgery) as well as broad general gastro-intestinal surgery.
His practice focuses on a wide variety of weight loss surgeries including the Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy, Laparoscopic roux-en-y gastric bypass, Laparoscopic adjustable gastric band, Biliopancreatic Diversion with Duodenal Switch as well as revisional bariatric surgery. He also offers the newly FDA approved intragastric balloon which is a non-surgical, endoscopic weight loss option.
His general surgery practice includes antireflux surgery, including non-surgical, endoscopic antireflux Stretta procedure. He offers minimally invasive abdominal wall hernia repairs and is one of few surgeons in the DC area to offer cutting edge robotic assisted inguinal, ventral and incisional hernia surgery.
Dr. David approaches patients care with open communication, saying, “I like to inspire comfort as well as confidence in the patient regarding his or her treatment plan. The best course of action is determined based on a thorough discussion of all therapeutic options with each patient.”
Dr. David is a member of the American College of Surgeons and is a Diplomate of The American Board of Surgery. He is also involved with training of medical students and surgical residents at Georgetown University Hospital.
In his spare time, Dr. David enjoys photography, playing the piano and traveling.