Meet Dr. Hipp

Dr. Timothy Hipp is Medical Director of the Center for Obesity Surgery & Treatment at North Florida Regional Healthcare and is one of four board-certified surgeons who perform weight loss procedures for our patients.

Dr. Hipp has performed hundreds of weight loss procedures, including adjustable gastric banding, sleeve gastrectomy and gastric bypass and band over bypass.

Now a surgeon with Surgical Group of Gainesville, Dr. Hipp completed his undergraduate education at the University of Florida in 1994, earning bachelor’s degrees in chemistry, microbiology and economics.  He completed his medical education at the University of Florida College of Medicine in 1998 and his General Surgery Residency at the Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, Florida in 2004.  Dr. Hipp is a Diplomate of the American Board of Surgery and is board-certified in General Surgery.

Dr. Hipp is a member of the American College of Surgeons, a Resident Fellow of Southeastern Surgical Congress and a Member of Pi Kappa Alpha Fraternity.