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Michael Baptista, MD

Bariatric Surgery

Florida Surgical Physicians

9471 Baymeadows Rd., Suite 207
Jacksonville, FL 32256

About Michael Baptista

Dr. Baptista received his medical degree in Brazil and completed general surgery training and a fellowship in Thoracic Surgery. He subsequently received the Most Distinguished Fellow Award. Dr. Baptista then moved to the United States, where he became a surgical research fellow at the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis. He then trained at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, Rush University in Chicago, and the University of Illinois at Chicago. He earned a commendation for outstanding teaching of surgical students at Rush-Presbyterian-St.Luke's Medical Center.


Medical School
Barbacena Medical School

Mayo Clinic - Rochester, MN

University of Illinois

University of Illinois



Languages Spoken

English, Spanish, Portuguese


Bariatric Surgery

Sub Specialty

General Surgery

Office Locations

Florida Surgical Physicians
9471 Baymeadows Rd.
Suite 207
Jacksonville, FL 32256
Phone: (904) 724-2263
Fax: (904) 723-3007

Accepted Insurance

Most insurances accepted, Medicare


(904) 724-2263