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Department Bariatric and Metabolic Institute (BMI)
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 Surgery
  • Complex Abdominal Hernia Repair
  • Endoscopic Procedures
  • Endoscopy
  • Esophageal Motility Testing
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery for Weight Loss
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery with Focus on Reflux Disease
  • Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • GERD Surgery
  • Hernia Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy
  • Laparoscopic Hernia Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Incisional Hernia Repair
  • Laparoscopic Inguinal Hernia Repair
  • Laparoscopic Liver Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Nutritional Management After Bariatric Surgery
  • Revision Surgery
  • Weight Loss Surgery
View all 22 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Abdominal Hernia
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Achalasia
  • Bile Duct Stones
  • Diaphragmatic 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 - General 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 10/29/2023, 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.

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* 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

238 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 4.8
Listens 4.6
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.8
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.8

26 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Oct 11, 2023

Excellent! Dr. Lo Menzo and his staff explained everything clearly and made me feel very comfortable and confident about my surgery, which I really appreciate.

Reviewed on Oct 11, 2023

Dr. Lo Menzo is an excellent doctor. He is also very compassionate and caring.

Reviewed on Aug 15, 2023

Very appreciative of Dr Lo Menzo's personal touch.

Reviewed on Aug 9, 2023

My experience was outstanding with my doctor..

Reviewed on Aug 8, 2023

I would highly recommend Cleveland Clinic of Florida and Dr. Lo Menzo. He was patient and thorough and even took the effort of reviewing past medical records, which I appreciated. He explained everything in detail and worked with me to listen to my needs and come up with a viable treatment plan for the future, which did not include surgery although that is what I thought I was seeing him for. I appreciated his patience and expertise. He is a fabulous practitioner, in my opinion!

Reviewed on Aug 2, 2023

Dr.Menzo and the whole staff was great ! They treated me so kindly and most importantly they kept me informed of the procedure as they went. I was very happy with the care I received.

Reviewed on Jul 27, 2023

Dr Lo Menzo and his team explained throughly, very specific, showed empathy and interest to assist me with what I am experiencing . Questions and worries addressed also!

Reviewed on Jun 29, 2023

From the first step checking in for my appointment to leaving my appointment with the Dr. I am very pleased

Reviewed on Jun 29, 2023

No fault of Cleveland Clinic's for not having more than a "good" rating for ease of getting care I needed at the Cleveland Clinic. Wished you had a facility in North Eastern Florida! I just live too far away, but that will not prevent me from returning. The care is outstanding, and I have full confidence in Dr. Lo Menzo.

Reviewed on Jun 29, 2023

Great Doctor and staff.

Reviewed on Jun 15, 2023

Impressed with the simplicity of seeing a new doctor

Reviewed on Jun 14, 2023


Reviewed on Jun 12, 2023

I'm so excited to be going down this path and feel confident with my choice of doctor.

Reviewed on May 17, 2023

Excellent doctor. Very informed on the medical history and showed concern for what is best. Included us in all decision making.

Reviewed on Apr 27, 2023

Dr. Wexner was goodDr.LeMonzo was very good

Reviewed on Apr 27, 2023

I was happy to hear the provider say he did not recommend surgery but I had about 20 questions I would have liked his advice on such as my continued abdominal pain and weight loss and his evaluation of my previous hernia surgery

Reviewed on Apr 11, 2023

I would definitely recommend Dr Lomenzo and his staff. They are great!

Reviewed on Apr 11, 2023

Joan, at the office was terrific beyond expectations. Very patient oriented. Dr. LoMenzo was very informative & Carina In my procedure. Also stayed late on my recovery.

Reviewed on Apr 11, 2023

Specially Dr. Emmanuel LoMenzo

Reviewed on Apr 3, 2023

Dr. was direct & to the point; which was appreciated. Appreciated his attention he gave my wife, who had a number of questions. He was very patient.

Reviewed on Mar 16, 2023

Dr Lo Menzo was very clearly with me, thanks

Reviewed on Feb 6, 2023

Dr. LoMenzo provided a thorough overview of my presenting issue. His response to questions was detailed and clear.

Reviewed on Feb 6, 2023

The doctors were very informative and calm.

Reviewed on Jan 18, 2023

Dr Lo Menzo was very thorough and informative explaining my condition and options.

Reviewed on Dec 22, 2022

Dr. LoMenzo is an outstanding doctor who is always available in a timely manner.

Reviewed on Dec 22, 2022

Dr. LoMenzo has been treating me for years including several surgical procedures. I trust him completely. I do not have enough positive things to say about him.

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