Thomas A. Borland, M.D., FACS


Experienced Gastric Sleeve Weight Loss Surgeon

The gastric sleeve is a popular surgery for those seeking to lose weight. If you are considering gastric bypass surgery, there are many things to consider. Although it is extremely important to find a surgeon with years of experience and expertise, it is just as important the doctor you may be considering is able to meet your needs as an individual. Since 2007, most bariatric procedures performed by Dr. Borland are offered at the New Iberia Surgery Center. Dr. Borland offers one-on-one post-surgical house calls, which many surgeons don’t offer.

To learn more about this life-changing gastric weight loss procedure, please visit the patient resources page for more information on gastric sleeve surgery (sleeve gastrectomy), and take a few minutes to watch one of our videos about the procedure. Feel free to contact Dr. Borland’s medical staff or head nurse for any information on his practice as well as any concerns you may have about your procedure.

Thomas A. Borland, M.D. FACS, located in South Louisiana specializes in an optional bariatric procedure; gastric sleeve weight loss surgery. Dr. Borland is board certified by the fellow of The American College of Surgeons, member of The American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery providing bariatric surgery since 1982. Dr. Borland is also a member of the Surgery Center of New Iberia; since 2007, Dauterive Hospital and currently presides as the Chief of Surgery at Iberia Medical Center.


Medical School

  • Louisiana State University Medical School – New Orleans LA graduated 1978
  • LSU Medical School-General Surgery – New Orleans LA graduated 1982

About Dr. Borland Specialized Training

  • Bi-County Community Hospital, 2002, Bariatric Surgery
  • St Peters University Hospital 2001, Laparoscopy, Bariatric Surgery
  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center 2000, Laparoscopy, Bariatric Surgery