Meet Our Experts in Bariatric Surgery

Srinivasa Gorjala,
MD, FACS

Dr. Gorjala

Dr. Srinivasa Gorjala is a general/bariatric surgeon who specializes in laparoscopic, endocrine and bariatric surgery. Dr. Gorjala received his MD from New Jersey Medical School and completed his surgery training at Medical College of Georgia and started practice in 1997.

Dr. Gorjala has brought various surgical innovations to the Northside Hospital network, such as advances in thyroid and parathyroid surgery including intra-operative parathyroid localization and assays. He has also brought a multi-disciplinary approach and a complete 360 care model to bariatric surgery. He uses the mini-invasive “single port” technique for the lap band surgery. Lifestyle magazine named him a “Top Doc” in 2007.

Nathaniel Lytle,
MD, FACS

Dr. Lytle

Dr. Nathaniel Lytle is a bariatric surgeon who specializes in solid organ surgery, complex hernia repairs, and the treatment of diseases of the esophagus and stomach.

Dr. Lytle received his MD from the University of Texas in San Antonio, and then completed his residency at the University of Tennessee and a fellowship at the Emory University School of Medicine, in Atlanta.

He is board certified in general surgery, a member of the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons, a member of the American College of Surgeons, and a member of the American Medical Association. Dr Lytle brings experience in several of the most innovative and effective surgical procedures in the treatment of acid reflux, including cholecystectomy, complex abdominal hernia repairs and esophagus surgery, and the Linx® Reflux System.

Dr. Lytle also provides bariatric operative care, including adjustable gastric banding, the gastric sleeve and bypass, and non-surgical gastric balloons. Dr. Lytle’s specialization includes robotic surgery, single-site surgery, solid organ procedures and thyroid/ parathyroid surgery.

He strives to provide the highest quality of care for each patient he sees.