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Department General Surgery
Primary Location Cleveland Clinic Florida, Weston Hospital
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English, Italian, Spanish
Surgeon Yes
Locations Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Bariatric Medicine
  • Bariatric Operations
  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Complex Abdominal Hernia Repair
  • Endoscopic Procedures
  • Endoscopy
  • Endoscopy of the Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Esophageal Motility Testing
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery for Weight Loss
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery with Focus on Reflux Disease
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • GERD Surgery
  • Hernia Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy
  • Laparoscopic Hernia Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Incisional Hernia Repair
  • Laparoscopic Inguinal Hernia Repair
  • Laparoscopic Liver Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Metabolic Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Nutritional Management After Bariatric Surgery
  • Revision Surgery
  • Weight Loss Surgery
View all 24 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Abdominal Hernia
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Achalasia
  • Bile Duct Stones
  • Diaphragm Hernia
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Motility Disorders
  • Gallbladder Disease
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux (GERD)
  • Hernias
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Lipoma
  • Obesity
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Wounds
View all 16 Specialties +


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About Emanuele Lo Menzo, MD

Dr. Lo Menzo is a general surgeon with expertise and extensive experience in weight loss, minimally invasive and hernia surgery. Before coming to the Cleveland Clinic Florida, Dr. Lo Menzo was an Associate Professor of Surgery at the University of Maryland School of Medicine in Baltimore, Maryland, and previously an Assistant Professor of laparoendoscopic & bariatric surgery at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine. While there, he specialized in laparoscopic and open hernias, as well as laparoscopic surgery for morbid obesity, esophageal reflux, esophageal motility surgery and endoscopy.

He received his medical degree from the University of Catania in Italy and completed his surgical residency at Thomas Jefferson University and the The Lankenau Hospital, part of Jefferson Health System in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He completed a clinical fellowship in advanced laparoscopy, endoscopy and bariatric surgery at the Cleveland Clinic in Florida. He is board-certified in general surgery.

Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - Cleveland Clinic Florida
Minimally Invasive Surgery
Weston, FL USA

Residency - Lankenau Hospital
Wynnewood, PA USA

Internship - Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Philadelphia, PA USA

Medical Education - University of Catania School of Medicine

Medical Education - University of Catania School of Medicine


  • Surgery

Specialty Interests

Laparoscopic/Minimally invasive surgery, Hernia surgery, Weight loss (Bariatric) surgery, Esophageal reflux disease

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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To assure professional and commercial integrity in such matters, Cleveland Clinic maintains a program that reviews these collaborations and, when appropriate, puts measures in place to minimize bias that may result from ties to industry. Cleveland Clinic publicly discloses the names of companies when (i) its physicians/scientists receive $5,000 or more per year (or, in rare cases, equity or stock options) for speaking and consulting, (ii) its physicians/scientists serve as a fiduciary, (iii) its physicians/scientists receive or have the right to receive royalties or (iv) its physicians/ scientists hold any equity interest for the physician's/scientist's role as inventor, discoverer, developer, founder or consultant.* In publicly disclosing this information, Cleveland Clinic tries to provide information as accurately as possible about its physicians' and scientists' connections with industry.

As of 1/15/2021, Dr. Lo Menzo has reported no financial relationship with industry that is applicable to this listing. In general, patients should feel free to contact their doctor about any of the relationships and how the relationships are overseen by Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about Cleveland Clinic's policies on collaborations with industry and innovation management, go to our Integrity in Innovation page.

Public Health Service-Reportable Financial Conflicts of Interest. Cleveland Clinic scientists and physicians engage in basic, translational and clinical research activities, working to solve health problems, enhance patient care and improve quality of life for patients. Interactions with industry are essential to bringing the researchers' discoveries to the public, but can present the potential for conflicts of interest related to their research activities. Click here to view a listing of instances where Cleveland Clinic has identified a Public Health Service (PHS)-Reportable Financial Conflict of Interest and has put measures in place to ensure that, to the extent possible, the design, conduct and reporting of the research is free from bias.

* Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists subscribe to the guidance presented in the PhRMA Code on Interactions with Healthcare Professionals and the AdvaMed Code of Ethics on Interactions with Health Care Professionals. As such, gifts of substantial value are generally prohibited.

Patient Satisfaction Reviews

130 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.

Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.

Overall Star Ratings
4.8 out of 5
Explains 4.7
Listens 4.8
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.9
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.8

15 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Mar 23, 2021

Dr.s Tulla and Lo Menzies were interactive, informative and patient with my questions. I was very impressed.

Reviewed on Feb 23, 2021

Your facility is state of the art , and I think Dr LoMento is too, most importantly!!! I am very confidant that he will perform my surgery well, and I will receive the best of care while at CC.

Reviewed on Feb 23, 2021

Cleveland Clinic is best medical provider in FL by far.

Reviewed on Feb 23, 2021

All care providers took time to listen, explain and answer questions.

Reviewed on Feb 4, 2021

it seemed like I was made to feel as though I was exaggerating symptoms, which we not the case. Dr. Lo Menzo did provide insight into why he wanted to avoid surgery but pain management was not a reassuring solution given the extent of my pain.

Reviewed on Jan 27, 2021

I thought this doctor was straight to the point and very confident in his information. I really liked him.

Reviewed on Jan 27, 2021

Very nice Dr.

Reviewed on Jan 11, 2021

wonderful visit with Dr. he made my mom feel very much at ease with her upcoming surgery

Reviewed on Dec 2, 2020

I have a lipoma already established by my PCP and another doctor. I need surgery to take it out.No need for MRI for lipoma!!! he wanted to do tests first MRI, biopsy...... I find CVCL just likes to add on procedures. this is 3rd time this clinic does this with us.

Reviewed on Nov 18, 2020

Very Good Experience. Appointment went smoothly. Doctor answered all questions, staff very pleasant and helpful.

Reviewed on Oct 7, 2020

The Dr. was very good explaining the procedure !!

Reviewed on Oct 7, 2020

I and waiting for doctor call to my husband to explain the surgery as he talk with me

Reviewed on Sep 24, 2020

Very satisfied with Dr. Lomenzo and his staff during my visit. I did not have a long waiting time. He also followed up by phone after my appointment the sane day.

Reviewed on May 15, 2020

Great experience with both the doctor and his team.

Reviewed on Apr 16, 2020

Glad I'm with Dr Lo Menzo. Really good bed side manner. Clearly very knowledgeable

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