About the Provider

Dr. Pristas grew up in Delaware, OH and attended Denison University for her undergraduate studies. She received an Air Force scholarship for medical school and studied at Ohio University. After graduation, she completed an active duty residency in general surgery at Keesler Air Force Base in Biloxi, MS. During residency, she received training in advanced laparoscopy including bariatric and robotic surgery. Following her Air Force service she and her husband, Tim Pristas DDS, moved back to Ohio with their three children. Bariatric surgery remains one of her passions and she considers it a great privilege to lead the experienced and supportive team at Southwest General Health Center.

Surgeries Performed

•Bariatric Endoscopy Procedures •Follows Other Surgeons' Patients •Intragastric Balloon •Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass •Revision/Conversion of Prior Procedure •Single Anastomosis Duodeno-ileostomy •Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy 


Middleburg Heights, OH USA