960 7th Ave North, St. Petersburg, FL 33705 Monday - Friday 08:00-5:00 727-821-8101
Kevin Huguet, MD, MPH, FACS
Kevin Huguet, MD, MPH, FACS
Dr. Kevin Huguet is the Medical Director of the Bariatric Program and leading surgeon, practicing at Bay Surgical Specialists in St. Petersburg, FL. Dr. Huguet specializes in advanced laparoscopy and weight loss surgery. Dr. Huguet earned his medical degree at the University of South Florida College of Medicine and was a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society. He served his internship and residency in general surgery at the Mayo Clinic College of Medicine. Dr. Huguet also completed a postgraduate fellowship in bariatric/minimally invasive surgery at the Mayo Clinic College of Medicine. He is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons, and a member of the American Society for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery and the Florida Medical Association. Dr. Huguet is dedicated to helping his patients achieve better health through minimally invasive laparoscopic surgical techniques. Dr. Huguet strongly believes that bariatric surgery is one component of an entire lifestyle change for permanent weight loss, and has a multi-disciplinary approach to bariatric surgery. He has extensive experience in bariatric surgery and has been practicing in the St. Petersburg area since 2007.

Frequently Asked Questions

Our Procedures

Laparoscopic Gastric Bypass

A laparoscopic gastric bypass is a type of surgical procedure which helps patients to lose weight by changing how the stomach and small intestine accommodate food.

Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy

Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy is a minimally invasive procedure used to help people lose excess weight by reducing the size of the stomach.

Post Bariatric Surgical Care

Attending regular follow-up appointments allows the doctor to monitor the patient’s health and wellbeing, ensuring that recovery is moving at a pace appropriate to the patient.

Robotic Gastric Bypass Specialist

The da Vinci system facilitates minimally invasive surgery using robotic-assisted surgical arms and a 3D high-definition camera.