Dr. Namir Katkhouda

Laparoscopic Surgeon USC

Namir Katkhouda, M.D. has trained well over a thousand surgeons in laparoscopic procedures including laparoscopic liver surgery, aortic surgery, gastric resections, and hernia repair. 

As the Professor of Surgery and Director of Bariatric Surgery at the University of Southern California, Keck School of Medicine in Los Angeles, he has personally performed thousands of laparoscopic surgeries for various serious stomach conditions as well as weight loss. 

Areas of Treatment

Severe Obesity
Adrenal Diseases
Splenic Diseases
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease
Gallbladder Diseases
Abdominal Tumors


Bariatrics/Weight Management
Foregut Surgery
General Surgery


General Surgery
Laparoscopic Surgery

Dr. Katkhouda offers patients all laparoscopic approaches for weight loss surgery including hand sewn laparoscopic Roux en Y Gastric Bypass, laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy, and the Lap Band. He is also specialized in the laparoscopic revision of lap band in patients who failed this procedures

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Dr. Namir Katkhouda
Upper G.I. and General Surgery
1450 San Pablo Street
Healthcare Consultation Center 4
Suite 6200
Los Angeles, CA 90033

Phone: (323) 442-6868
Fax: (323) 865-9630