David Pilati, MD, AFACS, Board Certified


Prior to joining Bariatric Specialists of NC in 2015, Dr. Pilati was a partner of Premier Surgical Associates in Raleigh and a provider with Cary Surgical Specialists. He is currently one of the general surgeons on staff for WakeMed Cary Hospital and has privileges at Rex and WakeMed Cary Hospital.

Dr. Pilati specializes in both General and Bariatric Surgery. He routinely performs advanced laparoscopic procedures for the abdomen and colon, gallbladder surgery, hernia repairs, as well as adolescent general surgery.

Dr. Pilati lives in Cary with his wife, a pastry chef, and son.  Outside of the office Dr. Pilati enjoys being active, traveling, DIY home improvement projects, and spending time outdoors with his friends and family. Additionally, he is an avid UNC fan and closely follows Tarheel basketball.

Dr. Pilati  sees general surgery patients and bariatric post-op patients in our Cary office and new bariatric patients in our Clayton office.

Dr. David Pilati is a member of:

  • ASMBS (American Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery)
  • ACS (American College of Surgeons)
  • SAGES (Society of American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons)
  • North Carolina Medical Society
  • American Medical Association
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