About Us

Southwest Florida Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery offers one of the most experienced metabolic and bariatric surgical programs in the area. Boardcertified surgeon specializing in bariatric surgery, Dr. Joseph E. Chebli has dedicated his medical career to improving the lives of his patients. His entire career is devoted to providing patients an opportunity who have struggled with being overweight or obese to become healthier with a more fulfilling life. Our focus is to improve your overall health and medical problems such as of type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure, sleep apnea, lipid disorders, and fatty liver disease. Our team is focused and committed to helping you achieve optimal results with the highest level of patient care in a supportive environment which includescompassionate intervention and goal-oriented care. The goal is to perform the most appropriate intervention for the needs of each patient and provide support to create an environment where success is maintained. This excellence in patient care is provided from consultation through treatment and postoperative care. Dr. Chebli’s focus and experience as a surgeon, combined with his genuine best interest for every one of his patients, has earned him a reputation as one of the most trusted bariatric surgeons in Central and Southwest Florida.We encourage you to browse our website and schedule a consultation and look forward to meeting you and welcoming you to our practice.

Our Team

Venice Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery is a state-of-the-art facility offering advanced and innovative minimally invasive procedures ensuring safe and healthy weight loss

Center of Excellence

We Are A Certified Center of Excellence in Bariatric Surgery

  • MBSAQIP - Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery
  • cigna
  • blue
  • aetna
  • optum

Dr. Chebli performs the Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass, Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy, and the Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding Procedure, also known as the Lap-Band. Because of our comprehensive program and our high quality and safety record.

Patient Testimonials

Dr. Chebli gave me my life back. He was tough, demanding and extremely rigid with my care. When he said I had to quit smoking and I did he tested me at every visit. When he said I had to reduce or stop some of my medications and I didn't, he cancelled my surgery. He required me to lose weight before surgery and go to a low carb diet... Read more

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Brandon Office

620 Eichenfeld
Brandon, FL 33511
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Lakeland Office

3030 Harden Boulevard, Building 1
Lakeland, FL 33803
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Venice Office

1370 E. Venice Ave
Suite 208
Venice, FL 34285
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