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Jay A. Redan, M.D., F.A.C.S.
Director of General Surgery
And the Surgical Training Institute
Florida Hospital
Celebration Health

A Champion of Minimally Invasive Procedures

Dr. Redan, recently accepted the position of medical director of General Surgery at Florida Hospital Celebration Health. Dr. Redan has 15 years experience in laparoscopic and thoracoscopic surgery, and has been a pioneer in this field since its infancy. He has traveled the world teaching and training people from several countries about the benefits of minimally invasive surgery. Many of the instruments used in laparoscopic surgery have been developed with his input and advice. As a Board-certified general surgeon, Dr. Redan perform many kinds of minimally invasive procedures, including those for:Dr. Redan in surgery.

  • Adhesions Causing Abdominal Pain
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease
  • Colon
  • Biliary Tract
  • Spleen
  • Thoracic Surgery
  • General Surgery

Additionally, he performs thoracoscopy (removal of lungs through the scope) and esophageal surgery (food pipe surgery). One of Dr. Redan's current areas of interest and teaching is with hand-assisted laparoscopy, where he is able to introduce a hand into the abdominal cavity to remove organs safer and in less operative time.

After receiving his medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry-New Jersey Medical School, where he also completed his general surgery residency, Dr. Redan served as an officer in the U.S. Army Reserve and National Guard. He then worked in Pennsylvania and New York before joining the medical staff at Florida Hospital Celebration Health.

Dr. Redan is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and a member of several professional organizations, including the Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons. His practice is open to new patients!

Dr. Redan teaches for several biomedical companies, including Ethicon Endosurgery, Smith and Nephew, and has proctored innumerable surgeons throughout the country in laparoscopic and thoracoscopic surgery techniques. He has also directed courses through the Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons and SAGES. In addition, he has written numerous professional articles and several textbook articles about the subject, and has created multimedia presentations for his peers.

Dr. Redan is currently Director of General Surgery and the Surgical Training Institute, Florida Hospital, Celebration Health.

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Florida Hospital
Celebration Health
400 Celebration Place, Suite B-200
Celebration, Florida 34747

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