Peter F. Rovito, M.D., F.A.C.S.
General and Laparoscopic Surgery
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Graduate, Temple University School of Medicine


Graduate, Pennsylvania State University


Temple University Medical School, MD, 1979-83.

Bloomsburg University, Masters Candidate in Biology, 1977-79

Pennsylvania State University, Bachelor of Arts in General Arts and Sciences, 1976.


Resident in General Surgery, The Allentown Affiliated Hospitals (now Lehigh Valley Health Network), 1983-88. 

Chief Surgical Resident, The Allentown Affiliated Hospitals, 1987-88. 

Comprehensive Training in Bariatric Surgery (Vertical Banded Gastroplasty), Graduate Hospital, Philadelphia (affiliated with the University of Pennsylvania), April 1987. 

Graduate, Residency in General Surgery, The Allentown Affiliated Hospitals, 1988. 

Board Certified, American College of Surgeons, October, 1989. 

Certified, Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS), and Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS). 

Certified, Percutaneous Endoscopy Gastrostomy, June 1989. 

Certified, Laparoscopic Laser Cholecystectomy, July 1990. 

Certified, Stereotactic Needle Biopsy and Breast Ultrasound, March 1996. 

Recertified, American College of Surgeons, October 1997. 

Comprehensive Training in Laparoscopic Bariatric Surgery (Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass), University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, March 2000. 

Recertified, American College of Surgeons 2008.


Fellow of the American College of Surgeons