Dr. Ramin Roohipour, MD

Dr. Ramin Roohipour, MD

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Dr. Ramin Roohipour, MD is a general surgery specialist in Torrance, CA and has been practicing for 7 years. He graduated from Iran University Of Medical Sciences / Faculty Of Medicine in 1998 and specializes in general surgery, bariatric surgery, and more.Read his story

21250 Hawthorne Blvd Ste 430

Torrance, CA 90503

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Roohipour's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Roohipour performs Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Roohipour performs this procedure more than 93% of his peers

Appendicitis
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Roohipour treats Appendicitis more than 73% of his peers

Dr. Roohipour treats this condition more than 73% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Appendicitis
  • Chronic Appendicitis
  • Parasitic Appendicitis
Abdominal Disorders
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Roohipour treats Abdominal Disorders more than 70% of his peers

Dr. Roohipour treats this condition more than 70% of his peers

Dr. Roohipour's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Adrenal Gland Cancer
Adrenalectomy
All Lymphoma
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Anal Fissure
Anal Fistula
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anal Prolapse
Anorectal Abscess
Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
Bile Duct Procedure
Biopsy of Breast
Bladder Cancer
Blood Disorders
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Cancer
Carcinoma in Situ
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Colectomy
Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Endoscopic Sphincterotomy and Papillotomy With Robotic Assistance
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Excision of Rectal Tumor
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gastrectomy
Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrotomy
Gynecologic Cancer
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hernia Repair
Hyperparathyroidism
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Incisional Hernia
Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Lipomas
Liver Cancer
Lung Cancer
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mastectomy
Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
Obesity
Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Ovarian Cancer
Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
Pancreatic Cancer
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Parathyroidectomy
Port Placements or Replacements
Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
Prostate Cancer
Pulmonary Disease
Pyloric Stenosis
Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
Secondary Malignancies
Sleeve Gastrectomy
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Stomach Surgery
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
Transendoscopic Stent Placement
Ulcer
Umbilical Hernia
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Urinary Disorders
Uterine Diseases
Ventral Hernia

About Me

Care Philosophy

My practice philosophy is very simple: My patient is my family. I will do for them what I would do for my family. I take care of the surgical need of my patient in the best way I can, yet more importantly, while I am operating, there is beating he...

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • Complex General Surgical Oncology

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2011
    Mount Sinai School Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital
    2011
  • 2010
    Columbia College Of Phys & Surgeons
    Residency Hospital
    2010
  • 2005
    Columbia College Of Phys & Surgeons
    Internship Hospital
    2005
  • 1998
    Iran University Of Medical Sciences / Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1998

Languages

  • Persian
  • English

Awards

Dr. Roohipour's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Roohipour

4.9

Based on 102 reviews

5 Stars
97.05882352941177%
(99)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
0.9803921568627451%
(1)
2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
1.9607843137254901%
(2)

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Dr. Roohipour is phenomenal. Had my laparoscopic hernia surgery with Dr. R 3 weeks ago. He's compassionate, caring and knowledgeable. His skills in the operation room made a difference. I barely had to take any pain medicine after surgery. His staff is very caring. Highly recommended ????
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I had an ORBERA balloon placed by Dr. Roohipour about 8 months ago and had it removed after 6 months. I lost 62 lbs and more importantly my diabetes gone away. I no longer take Metfromin. Dr. R. is very attentive and he saw me every month. He was readily available on his phone every time I had a...Read More
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excellent bariatric surgeon. Thankful for what he has done for me
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I found Dr. R. very knowledgeable & spends the time needed to understand procedure; nurses at surgical center noted he was very good. The kind and attentive staff were great till I paid. Although they verbally presented info in the beginning, turned out to be incorrect compared to release papers...Read More
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Dr. Roohipour is THE BEST BARIATRIC SURGEON IN TOWN! Excellent care, advice and service for my weight problem. The Torrance bariatric institute treats the whole person, I especially appreciated the surgeon Dr. Ramen, dietitian and psych support. They are efficient and kind. Get your care with...Read More
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Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Blue Shield of California
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Basic PPO
Cigna
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Premera Blue Cross
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