Dr. Francisco Jacome is a Bariatric and General Surgeon at Live Healthy MD in Augusta and Dublin. He received his undergraduate and Medical Degree in Ecuador at the Catholic University. In 2005, Dr. Jacome completed his surgical training at East Tennessee State University. He then went on to perform a fellowship in Bariatric Surgery at the University of Miami. After graduation in 2012, Dr. Jacome moved to Augusta, GA to join our team of bariatric professionals at Live Healthy MD. He is certified by the American Board of Surgery and is an active member of the American College of Surgeons, American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery, the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons, the Society of Laparoscopic Surgery, the Robotic Surgery Coalition, and the Obesity Act Coalition. Dr. Jacome has particular interests in advanced laparoscopy, robotic surgery, and bariatrics.