Doctor Paya is Medical Director for the West Hills Surgical Weight Loss Program. He received his medical degree from Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York and returned to California where he completed a fellowship in laparoscopic surgery at UC, Irvine. Dr. Paya is Board Certified in General Surgery and is a member of the American College of Surgeons and the American Society for Bariatric Surgery.
We are committed to providing an unparalleled level of quality care to your patients in the most effective and efficient manner by utilizing innovative technologies and evidence-based results. We have brought together pre-eminent clinical experts, including bariatric and minimally invasive surgeons, dietitians and psychologists. This multidisciplinary approach provides individualized treatment plans to ensure optimal patient care and the best possible outcomes. We care for patients who suffer from obesity and with disorders of the esophagus, stomach, gallbladder and hernia defects. Consultation takes place in our office while treatment is performed in our innovative Hills Surgery Center at West Hills Hospital and Tarzana Medical Center. Working in collaboration with a network of referring community physicians, we strive to maintain and promote an exemplary level of patient care by incorporating teamwork, compassion and integrity in every aspect of our practice.
Great surgeon!! I had sleeve surgery in 2012 and have lost 150 lbs so far. Not only was Dr. Paya extremely professional, but he was also very personable and accommodating. My experience from start to finish was flawless. I highly recommended him!
My mom was informed that she would soon need to get her gallbladder removed while she was in the emergency room a few months ago, and we came across Dr Paya's name. Boy are we glad we did! The whole experience from beginning to end was first class. The office staff was welcoming, professional and very sweet and patient with my mom. Dr Paya took his time to answer all of our questions and explained the gallbladder removal process. My mom had her surgery last week and everything went great! Thank you for everything Dr Paya and staff! We would definitely recommend this Doctor.
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You have the option of paying direct and securing a prepay discount or using your insurance as you normally would.
Most Americans never reach their deductible so paying direct makes good financial sense.
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