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Shawn H Obi, DO

4.9 / 5

Specialties: Surgery

Services: Adrenal Disorders, Digestive Disorders, General Surgery, Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic Surgery, Parathyroid Disorders, Thyroid Disorders

Board Certification and Education

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Surgery - Surgery


  • Nova Southeastern University, FL, 2003

Residencies & Internships

  • Loyola University Health System, General Surgery, IL, 2008

About Me

As a general surgeon, I choose from a variety of surgical techniques to most appropriately address the needs of each individual patient. These methods include minimally invasive surgery, such as laparoscopic or robotic procedures.


My clinical interests include diseases of the adrenal glands; tumors/cancers, and other diseases, of the gastrointestinal tract (including stomach, gallbladder, small intestine, large intestine/colon or rectum); thyroid disease; parathyroid disease; hernia; and breast disease.


Some of the operations I am experienced with include laparoscopic or robotic approaches to adrenalectomy, appendectomy, cholecystectomy, colon or rectal surgery (for cancer or benign disease), and spleen and abdominal wall (including groin/inguinal) hernias; and surgical treatment of the breast, thyroid and parathyroid.



  • Medical Director of Surgical Services, Henry Ford Allegiance Health
  • Chief of Surgery, Henry Ford Allegiance Health.



  • Dr. Obi was honored with Henry Ford Allegiance Health’s 2014 Physician Excellence Award for his meticulous care, compassion and integrity in the operating room.




Blog Posts
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery: How It Works

    Surgery has come a long way since the days when a routine trip to the operating room would require a long, painful incision and many days recovering in the hospital. Modern minimally invasive surgery uses unique small tools that allow surgeons to safely perform these same procedures through small openings.

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Patient Ratings

Overall Patient Ratings:

4.9 out of 5
109 Ratings

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I very much appreciate Dr. Obi's excellent patient care and demonstration of genuine concern for his patient's health and safety, and his respect for patient confidentiality. Highly professional and one of the best surgeons I have had the privelege to look after me.


Excellent doctor.


Absolutely love *Dr. Obi! Explained things extremely well and staff are great! Thank you.


Warm, friendly, encouraging, reassuring, supportive, informative, attentive, helpful.


Very personable, informative and concerned about my well-being.

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