About the Program

At the heart of our program is our multidisciplinary approach to helping our patients achieve successful long-term weight loss. Our multidisciplinary team of endocrinologists, dieticians, social workers and nurses, along with our renowned surgeons, work in concert with patients to design an individualized weight loss plan that maximizes sustained weight loss and improves metabolic disorders.

The reputation of our program has earned us numerous distinctions, including the MBSAQIP Accredited Comprehensive Center and the Center of Excellence distinction from Blue Cross-Blue Shield, Cigna, Aetna and Health Net, among others.

Featured Videos

USC Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Seminar

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2016 USC Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Seminar featuring Namir Katkhouda, MD and Kulmeet Sandhu, MD.

Our Vision for Weight-Loss Surgery

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USC Bariatrics: Weight-Loss Surgery

Our Physicians

dr.KatkhoudaNamir Katkhouda MD
Professor of surgery,
Director, USC Weight Loss surgery program
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dr.KatkhoudaKulmeet Sandhu, MD
Assistant Professor of surgery
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Kamran SamakarKamran Samakar
Assistant Professor of surgery
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Adrian DobrowolskyAdrian Dobrowolsky
Assistant Professor of surgery
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Our Location

Healthcare Center 4
1450 San Pablo St., Suite 6200
Los Angeles, CA 90033
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Contact us to schedule an appointment or consultation
Doctors are available 24 hours a day at several hospital locations
Phone: (800) USC-CARE (800-872-2273)
Fax: (323) 442-6279

Events

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USC Bariatric Weight Loss Seminar

Patients considering bariatric surgery or wanting to learn more about weight loss options are required to attend this seminar. This free seminar is hosted by our USC physicians.

Dates: January 6, February 10, March 10, April 14, May 12, June 16, 2018
Time: 8:30-10 a.m.
Location: Pasadena Hilton
168 S. Los Robles Ave.
Pasadena, CA 91101

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USC Verdugo Hills Hospital Bariatric Seminar

Patients considering bariatric surgery or wanting to learn more about weight loss options are required to attend this seminar. This free seminar is hosted by our USC physicians.

Dates: January 9, February 13, March 13, April 10, May 8, June 12, 2018
Time: 5:30-6:30 p.m.
Location: USC Verdugo Hills Hospital, Council Room (4th Floor)
1812 Verdugo Blvd.
Glendale, CA 91208

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The First Step: Your Weight Loss Journey

Listen to experts in the field of bariatric surgery hold a panel discussion about how a team approach to weight loss surgery can help you gain more than ever thought possible.

 

Date: January 23
Time: 6 p.m.
Location: USC Verdugo Hills Hospital
1812 Verdugo Blvd., Council Room (Fourth Floor)
Glendale, CA 91208