Providers

John Mecenas, MD

Education: Mount Sinai School of Medicine (New York, NY)
Internship: North Shore University Hospital (Manhasset, NY) – Surgery
Residency: North Shore University Hospital (Manhasset, NY) – Surgery
Fellowship: New York University Medical Center (New York, NY) – Minimally Invasive Surgery
Board Certification: American Board of Surgery

Additional Information:

Dr. Mecenas specializes in Minimally Invasive Surgery (Laparoscopy and Robotics).  He founded the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Program at Cayuga Medical Center when he joined the medical staff in 2002 and was Director of the Program until 2019.

Dr. Mecenas is a graduate of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai Hospital in NYC.  He completed his residency in General Surgery at North Shore University Hospital on Long Island, NY then a Fellowship in Minimally Invasive Surgery at the NYU School of Medicine/Tisch Hospital.  He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Surgery, a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons (FACS), a Member of the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS) and the Society of American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES).”

About Cayuga Medical Center

We are a not-for-profit, acute-care medical center bringing state-of-the-art diagnostic and treatment services to the residents of Tompkins, Cortland, Seneca, and Tioga counties. And a century after our founding, we remain intrinsically tied to those we serve: our corporate membership includes representatives from over 100 community organizations. At Cayuga Medical Center, we believe that hospitals are shaped by the people they serve

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