Timothy Koch, MD, has been active in the MedStar Washington Hospital Center bariatric surgery program for 10 years.
Dr. Koch sees patients alongside the bariatric surgeons at MedStar Washington Hospital Center. Prior to bariatric surgery, Dr. Koch evaluates and treats patients for nutritional disorders. He manages gastric adjustable bands after obesity surgery and evaluates and treats patients for stomach, intestinal, and nutritional disorders after obesity surgery.
Dr. Koch's ongoing clinical research program examines issues and therapies after obesity surgery. This work involves factors that may be important in weight loss after surgery, maintaining weight loss, and preventing nutritional symptoms and disorders.