Our Doctor

Meet Dr. Akkary

After completing his fellowship training in Bariatrics & Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery at Yale University, New Haven, CT in 2008, Dr. Akkary started his practice in Morgantown, WV at an academic institution followed by a community hospital where he and his outstanding team were able to achieve the designation of Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence in the 2 hospitals. Since the start of his practice, Dr. Akkary has been consistently receiving awards for his dedicated & compassionate patient care.


"Been going to Dr.Akkary since October, but finally got to attend the seminar last night (3-19-15). I must say I've never been impressed by a doctor as I was with him. Simply amazing and very personable, put me at ease and made me feel like we were old friends. I would highly recommend him and his staff, looking forward to becoming healthier and having their help."

"Dr. Akkary gave me my life back. I'm almost 7mos post op. Down 134lbs with 50 more to goal. I love my new me and I can't wait for my skin revisions. Thank you Dr. Akkary."

"I'm only 10 weeks post op total of 12 with liquid diet I have came such a long ways I started out at 261 I am now down to 200 Dr Akkary has changed my life no it hasn't been the easiest Road but this journey is worth the wIld... I can't wait to see what the rest of the Brings...thank you so much"