Orange County Bariatric Surgeon
18111 Brookhurst Street, Ste 5600
Fountain Valley, California 92708 US
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36 Year Old Female Scheduled for Gastric Bypass - Fountain Valley, CA

Hi everyone, I hear a lot of good stuff about the surgery and I hear a lot of bad stuff about the surgery. I noticed many people have complications afterward. My surgery is on the 19th of this month and I want to hear some good stories. My surgeon is dr. Michael Russo in Fountain Valley. His experience is only 5 years but I've only seen a couple reviews about him so if anyone knows any more...

5 out of 5 stars Lap Band

Lap Band Removal - Fountain Valley, CA

After the Lap Band failed (slipped) I saw Doctor Russo to remove the band and do a revision to the bypass. During the surgery the doctor removed the band, however was unable to do the conversion due to the excessive scar tissue associated with the band. The doctor removed the scar tissue and planned for me to return to complete the conversion in 3 months. After the surgery my insurance denied...

5 out of 5 stars Weight Loss

Healthy. Fountain Valley, CA

Dr. Russo explained my procedure in a way that make you so comfortable. He made you feel like he truly cared about you not that you were just another patient he was getting paid for. He never made you feel like he was in a hurry when you had questions for him. I will always remember how he came at night after putting his child to sleep. He came back to the hospital around about 10pm at...

5 out of 5 stars Gastric Bypass

He Saved my Life! - Fountain Valley, CA

I can't say enough positive about Dr Russo. He is amazing. He makes you feel so comfortable and like you are the only person that matters to him at that moment. I never feel rushed or that he doesn't have the time to spend with me at my appt. I would highly recommend Dr. Russo for any of your weight loss needs

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