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Francisco Couto, MD

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Francisco Couto, MD

Board-Certified General Surgeon

  • Advanced Laparoscopic and Robotic Surgery Training
  • Speaks English and Spanish
Medical Group
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  • Complex Hernia Repair
  • Foregut Surgery
  • Hernia Surgery
  • Abdominal Wall Reconstruction
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • General Surgery
  • Endocrine surgery (Thyroid, Parathyroid and Adrenal surgery)
  • Gastrointestinal surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Robotic Surgery
  • Colorectal Surgery


Francisco Couto, MD is board certified in general surgery with advanced training in robotic and laparoscopic surgery for gastrointestinal disorders and weight loss. Dr. Couto received his medical degree from Central University of Venezuela School of Medicine. He completed a residency in general surgery at Drexel University/Hahnemann Hospital, and underwent advanced training in minimally invasive gastrointestinal surgery at Greenville Hospital System/University of South Carolina. Dr. Couto is fluent in English and Spanish.


  • Fellowship, Minimally Invasive Surgery, Greenville Hospital System/University of South Carolina, Greenville, SC
  • Residency, Surgery, Drexel University/Hahnemann University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
  • Medical Degree, Central University of Venezuela, Caracas, Venezuela

Professional Organizations

  • Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons
  • American Hernia Society
  • American Society of Bariatric Surgeons


The Center for Specialized Surgery - East

258 S. Chickasaw Trail, Suite 301
Orlando, FL 32825

Phone: 407.303.7399
Fax: 407.303.7305

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