Official Website of Dr. Jason Richardson, MD FACS

Dr. Richardson specializes in weight loss surgery in Arizona (bariatric surgery), including the communities of Phoenix, Chandler, Gilbert, Glendale, Mesa, and Tempe.

For a consultation, please call 480-829-6100

Dr. Jason Richardson, MD | Weight Loss Surgery Arizona

Meet Dr. Richardson

✅ Bariatric and General Surgeon

✅ Board Certified

✅ Fellowship Trained

✅ Minimally Invasive Specialist

✅ Fellow of the American College of Surgeons

✅ Experienced Performing Surgery Since 2006

✅ Published Author

🏅 Multiple Award Recipient


More about Dr. Richardson

Minimally Invasive Surgeries & Procedures Performed

Weight Loss Surgery (Bariatric Surgery)

General Surgery

  • Hiatal Hernia Repair and Anti-Reflux Surgery for the treatment of GERD

  • Endoscopy (EGD and Colonoscopy)

  • Gallbladder Removal

  • Ventral and Umbilical Hernia Repair

  • Stomach Surgery

and numerous others

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Reviews From The Web

🏅 Patients' Top Choice Award

U.S. News & World Report

🏅 Honor Roll

Healthgrades.com

⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ 5 stars

Google.com

⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ 5 stars

Healthgrades.com

⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ 5 stars

WebMD.com

⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ 5 stars

Sharecare.com

Data as of 7/30/21

If surgery has improved your life, then you know that telling others your personal story might improve their lives too. Pass on that good energy! The following quotes are from some people who did just that. Thank you for the appreciation!

"Jason Richardson is extremely informative and professional. He made sure I completely understood everything from day 1 for my success to be permanent. His team has been easy to get my questions answered. My only regret is not doing this sooner! I’m currently down 161 lbs since my first appointment with him and surgery was sept 2020." ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

- Posted on Google.com

"I have lost over 120 pounds because of my weight loss surgery in Feb of 2020. Dr. Richardson is absolutely one of the main reasons that I was successful before and after surgery. He was with me from day one all the way throughout my first year after surgery. I am a straightforward kind of person and he picked up on that right away. He was very transparent with me. I appreciate the realness from Dr. Richardson and I am thankful for the new chance at this life. Thank you so much!" ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

- Posted on Google.com

"This man SAVES LIVES! Whether it be assisting those recovering from obesity to preventive medicine assuring you are as heathy as you can be. This man SAVES LIVES! If you are reading this because you need a doctor of his skillset, please know Dr. Richardson SAVES LIVES! I think you get my drift.... -a patient that is very thankful for the new healthy me" ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

- Posted on Healthgrades.com

"In my experience, Dr. Richardson is a down to earth individual who is very personable when conversing with his patients. He provides advice and answers questions regarding your selected procedure or the steps that follow. If you’re doubtful of making a drastic change in your life, Dr. Richardson and his office are helpful and provide tips to get you started." ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

- Posted on Google.com

"I had a great experience with Dr. Richardson. It was a long process, but to get a surgery date, he went above and beyond for me. I love that he is very upbeat and has a happy attitude. I felt that he genuinely cares. I like that he showed me the way to my journey, and now it is up to me to follow his advice to succeed . I am excited. It has begun, and with his coaching, I will succeed. I can't thank you enough!" ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

- Posted on Healthgrades.com

"Excellent work and very professional! Dr. Richardson is a personable individual and takes the time to answer any questions or concerns. His advice helps keep his patients motivated and the process provides positive results!" ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

- Posted on Vitals.com

"Dr. Richardson is an amazing doctor. I was extremely nervous to have bariatric surgery and he always made me feel comfortable about my decisions. He is very thorough and always has a great way of explaining things! I would do it all over again if I had to!" ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

- Posted on WebMD.com

"Dr. Richardson is a great surgeon. He is very professional and doesn’t mind answering any questions or concerns. My experience has been great throughout the entire process." ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

- Posted on WebMD.com

"Dr.Richardson is an amazing doctor. He is very thorough and always explains every detail! I’m so grateful for him and his staff!" ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

- Posted on Google.com

"I just started my procedures with Dr. Richardson and was very taken back by what a down to earth this young Doctor I hope that he is going to be my surgeon regardless of my insurance creating chaos." ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

- Posted on Healthgrades.com

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