Kamran Samakar, MD, General Surgery, Los Angeles, CA, LAC+USC Medical Center

KamranSamakarMDMA, FACS

General Surgery Los Angeles, CA

Bariatric Surgery, Minimally Invasive Surgery

Assistant Professor of Clinical Surgery, Associate Director Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery Program, Director USC Gastroparesis Institute

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  • Office

    Division of Upper GI & General Surgery
    1510 San Pablo Street, Suite 514
    Los Angeles, CA 90033
    Phone(323) 442-6868
    Fax(323) 442-6279
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Education & Training

  • Harvard Medical School
    Harvard Medical SchoolFELLOWSHIP
  • Loma Linda University
    Loma Linda UniversityRESIDENCY
  • University of Minnesota Medical School
    University of Minnesota Medical SchoolMEDICAL_SCHOOL

Certifications & Licensure

  • MA State Medical License
    MA State Medical License 2013 - 2014
  • CA State Medical License
    CA State Medical License 2009 - 2021
  • American Board of Surgery Surgery

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Top Docs-Bariatric Surgery Pasadena Magazine, 2016
  • Outstanding Surgeon of the Year, "Golden Scalpel Award" Loma Linda University Department of General Surgery, 2015
  • Chief Resident of the Year Loma Linda University Medical Center, 2013
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Publications & Presentations



  • Conflict of Interest Task Force, SAGES 2014 - Present
  • Membership Committee, ASMBS

Professional Memberships

Other Languages

  • Spanish, Farsi

Hospital Affiliations