Joshua P. Steiner, MD, FACS, FASMBS

  • Director of Bariatric Surgery
  • General Surgery
4.77 out of 5


  • Obesity
  • Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)
  • Hiatal hernia
  • Gastrointestinal and small bowel tumors
  • Gallbladder disease
    • Abdominal wall hernias

Procedures Performed

  • Weight loss surgery
  • Weight-loss surgery
  • Advanced intra-abdominal surgery
  • Advanced laparoscopic general surgery
  • Laparoscopic gastric bypass
    • Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy
    • Conversion to laparoscopic gastric bypass or laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy from LAP band


Dr. Joshua Steiner is Director of Bariatric Surgery at UK HealthCare. He is an experienced bariatric surgeon and advanced laparoscopic general surgeon. Steiner has expertise in endoscopic and laparoscopic bariatric surgery and minimally invasive approaches for gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD). He is dedicated to studying and researching the disease of obesity. Steiner sees patients at UK HealthCare - Turfland.

Steiner and his wife have three sons and spend most of their free time at their children's football games and martial arts tournaments. He enjoys watching his children compete and seeing the friendships they've developed through sports and competition.

Personal Statment

"I treat every patient like they are a member of my family and give them the time and care I would expect to be given to me and my family."

Faculty Rank

  • Assistant Professor of Surgery
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    Joshua Steiner, MD, FACS, FASMBS

Training & Education


Hahnemann University Hospital, Philadelphia, Pa.


General Surgery, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Ky.


Endoscopic Surgery, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, Calif.

Certifications and Special Training

American Board of Surgery

Insurance Information

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Ratings & Reviews

4.77 out of 5

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