Thomas Buddensick, MD

Bariatric Surgeon & Weight Loss Specialist located in Tempe, Glendale, Mesa, Tucson, & Phoenix, AZ


Committed to the long-term success of his patients, Thomas Buddensick, MD, is a fellowship-trained surgeon, who specializes in weight loss surgery, Dr. Buddensick provides patients with compassionate, comprehensive care at the Weight Loss Institute of Arizona, with two locations in Tempe, and one each in Mesa, Glendale, Tucson, and Phoenix.

After completing his undergrad degree at the University of Pennsylvania, Dr. Buddensick received his medical degree from the University of Maryland School of Medicine in Baltimore. Dr. Buddensick began his career with a residency in general surgery at the Bariatric Center of Excellence in Baltimore.

Dr. Buddensick also received training in advanced laparoscopic procedures during his bariatric surgery fellowship at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Dedicated to the long-term impacts of weight loss, Dr. Buddensick takes the time to understand the needs and goals of each of his patients to help ensure success.