Meet Our Expert Bariatric Surgery

Dr. Srinivasa Gorjala

Dr. Srinivasa GorjalaDr. 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.

Anna S. Johnson, RD

Anna S Johson RDAnna is a registered and licensed dietitian who specializes in bariatric surgery, Orbera weight loss program, and weight management.

Anna received her bachelor’s degree in Dietetics and Nutrition from the University of Kentucky, and completed her accredited dietetic internship through University of Kentucky’s Coordinate Program.

Anna has over 3 years of experience as a nutrition expert, both in clinical and outpatient nutrition, and is passionate about nutrition education and counseling to empower patients to reach their health and wellness goals.