Bergen Laparoscopy and Bariatric Associates was created with a dedication to minimally invasive surgery - specifically laparoscopic weight loss surgery. Drs. Ibrahim, Strain and Morales-Ribeiro have all had extensive experience and advanced training in this field and are leaders in the evolving field of minimally invasive weight loss surgery.


To provide personalized and comprehensive care to those suffering with morbid obesity in our community. To focus on the continuing evolution of treatment of the medical, psychosocial and physical components of morbid obesity and it's associated comorbidities.


Surgeons are active members of multiple medical societies including:

  • Fellows of the American College of Surgeons
  • Board Certified by the American College of Surgeons
  • American Society of Bariatric Surgeons
  • Society of Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons

Voted one of New Jersey’s "Top Docs" for obesity and minimally invasive surgery.

Our Surgeons

Affiliated With

Office Hours

Monday - Friday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
(Englewood Hospital and Medical Center)

(Holy Name Medical Center)

Appointment Scheduling

To schedule an appointment, please call
201-227-5533. You can also request an appointment online. Simply click here and fill out the information. You will hear from us with appointment options.