Dr. Douglas M. Krahn, MD

Dr. Douglas M. Krahn, MD

Bariatric Surgery | Male | 48 years old

We apply laparoscopic surgery techniques for nearly 100% of our bariatric surgery operations. Included in...Read more

Western Bariatric, AMC
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We apply laparoscopic surgery techniques for nearly 100% of our bariatric surgery operations. Included in the program is a full...

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      in Moreno Valley, CA |
      He saved my life! He helped me get my weight under control by performing gastric bypass surgery which resulted in me getting rid of diabetes & excess weight. This man is amazing & I'll recommend him to anyone needing bariactric surgery.
      in San Bernardino, CA |
      Everything was great. Best doctors around. This is the place to go if you want to be in good hands
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      Specialties

      • Bariatric Surgery

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      • General Surgery

      Conditions Treated

      • Diabetes
      • Hypertension
      • Obesity
      • Sleep Apnea

      Procedures Performed

      • Acid Reflux Surgery
      • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
      • Esophageal Surgery
      • Gastrectomy
      • Gastric Banding, Laparoscopic
      • Gastric Bypass Surgery
      • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
      • Gastric Sleeve Surgery
      • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
      • Mini Tummy Tuck
      • Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
      • Post Bariatric Weight Loss Surgery
      • Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
      • Revision Surgery
      • Sleeve Gastrectomy
      • Stomach Surgery
      • Surgery, Robotic Assisted

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      Education

      • Medical School
        University California

        Graduated in 1996

      • Internship Hospital
        Loma Linda University Med Center

        Completed in 1997

      • Residency Hospital
        Loma Linda University Med Center

        Completed in 2001

      • Fellowship Hospital
        Holy Cross Hospital

        Completed in 2002

      Awards & Recognition

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
      • Spanish
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      • Specializes in Bariatric Surgery
      • Board certified in General Surgery
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Krahn's Care Philosophy

      We apply laparoscopic surgery techniques for nearly 100% of our bariatric surgery operations. Included in the program is a full spectrum of pre-and post-operative care, which is provided by a highly experienced and certified team. We will guide you through the necessary pre-surgical requirements, and we will train you in the tools fundamental to success after bariatric surgery.