JEFFREY WITT STRAIN, M.D., an experienced general surgeon, has joined the General Surgery Associates team at Oswego Health. He is trained and board-certified in the areas of bariatric surgery, general surgery, and endocrine surgery with more than a decade of experience in complex laparoscopy and minimally invasive surgery. Before joining Oswego Health, Strain practiced in New Jersey, where he trained and adopted robotic surgery to further enhance his procedures at both Englewood Health and Bergen Bariatric Laparoscopic Associates. Strain earned his medical degree from Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine in Cleveland, Ohio in 1992 and his bachelor’s degree with a major in psychology and biology from the University of Rochester in 1987. Recognized by New Jersey Magazine as a “Top Doc,” in addition to performing surgery for the past 20 years, Strain holds an active professorship at the Third Xiangya Hospital in Changsha, Hunan Province, China; international examiner for the Graduate School of Central South University; assistant clinical professor in the Department of Surgery at Mount Sinai School of Medicine.