Tarzana Bariatric Surgeon
18425 Burbank Blvd., Ste. 102
Tarzana, California 91356 US
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Board Certifications

Board-certified by the American Board of Surgery - General


American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS)


  • Undergraduate & Medical School

    Medical: MD, Chicago Medical School
  • Post-Medical School Training

    Residency: Mount Sinai Hospital Chicago, IL
    Fellowship: Advanced Laparoscopy and Bariatric Surgery. University of South Florida

Treatments offered at West Medical

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15 years post gastric bypass. I have iron anemia and a recent weight gain. Is it ok to take motrin?

Hello You need a complete work up .Rule out vitamin , protein and other nutritional deficiencies .Rule out ulcers in the excluded stomach.You need to... READ MORE

Do I qualify for weight loss surgery? I'm 20, 5'4" 205 lbs.

HelloYour BMI is about 35If you have sleep apnea , diabetes or High blood pressure then you fall with in NIH guidelines for weight loss surgery.Most... READ MORE

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