Meet the Team

Patrick W. Domkowski, MD, PhD, Medical Director

Dr. Domkowski has been practicing for over twelve years in Central Florida. He has treated thousands of people with obesity disease.  He is passionate about helping people regain their health and mobility that this disease takes away. Dr Domkowski currently serves as the Chairman of Surgery at Sebastian River Medical Center and is also on the Executive Board for the State ASMBS Chapter.

Dr. Domkowski has attended some of our nation’s most prestigious universities for his post graduate education. He matriculated and completed his medical and graduate school at Georgetown University Medical School, obtaining his M.D. and Ph.D. He then went on to do his surgical training at Duke University Medical Center, completing his internship, residency and research fellowship.

Dr. Domkowski is board certified by the American Board of Surgery, and a fellow of the American College of Surgeons as well as a fellow of the American Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgeons. He has also previously served as chief of surgery and chief of staff in one of the area hospitals. He is currently the medical director of Riverside Surgical & Weight Loss Center. His passion and calling are helping people to eliminate obesity disease and regain their lives, health and well-being. He considers doing this a tremendous privilege. Dr. Domkowski routinely performs laparoscopic gastric bypass, sleeve gastrectomies, and duodenal switch surgeries.  He also enjoys complex revisional bariatric surgery as well.


Jason M. Radecke, MD, MS, Bariatric Surgeon

Dr. Radecke is a fellowship trained Bariatric and Minimally Invasive surgeon.  He completed his fellowship at the University of South Florida in Tampa.  He obtained both his BS and MS in Biochemistry and Immunology, respectively from Clemson University, and then went on to attend medical school at the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston.  He completed his surgical residency in general surgery at Union Memorial Hospital in Baltimore, MD.

Dr. Radecke is highly trained in advanced laparoscopic surgery and he utilizes it to treat many surgical diseases of the abdomen such as colon cancer, hernia surgery, and foregut surgery. He also specializes in the surgical treatment of obesity and has a passion for helping people eliminate the disease and the metabolic problems it causes.  He is a member of the American College of Surgeons and the American Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgeons.  His passion is helping people eliminate obesity and regain their health.


Barbara Allen, ARNP-BC, Certified Bariatric Nurse

Barbara Allen is a certified Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner (ARNP) with extensive experience with both medical and surgical management of obesity.   She functions as part of the medical team to provide patient care and education before and after surgery.  She works very closely with the surgeons and other members of the interdisciplinary team to coordinate and mange care.  She is a certified bariatric nurse, and the facilitator for the Bariatric support group.


Sara Hoopes

Office Manager.


Marisel Nieves

Insurance Coordinator.


Heidi Lentini, LPN

Clinical Lead.


Diana Grim, CCMA

Certified Medical Assistant.


Patcha Kammong, RN

Clinical Assistant.


Odilia Faria

Administrative Assistant.


Terri Warren

Administrative Assistant.


Nanette Wojtaszek

Administrative Assistant.