David Davtyan, MD, FACS, FICS

David Davtyan, MD, FACS, FICS

General Surgery in Beverly Hills, CA

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Speaks English, Armenian, Italian, Romanian, Russian, Spanish, and French


 (310) 652-1777

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Office Hours

Monday:
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday:
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday:
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday:
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday:
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday:
Closed
Sunday:
Closed

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Additional Locations


1141 N Brand Blvd,
Suite 501,
Glendale, CA

8330 Red Oak Street #201,
Rancho Cucamonga,
Rancho Cucamonga, CA

10900 Warner ave, #121,
Fountain Valley, California,
Fountain Valley, CA

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About Dr. Davtyan


Dr. Davtyan graduated from UCLA School of Medicine in 1989, and completed his surgical residency at the University of Texas, MD Anderson Cancer Center. He then went on to complete two fellowships in Surgical Oncology at UCLA 1990-1992 and at John Wayne Cancer Institute 1996-1997.

Dr. Davtyan started his private practice in 1997; he was the director of the Breast Centers at Hollywood Presbyterian Medical Center and Century City Hospital.  He introduced breast conserving surgery, sterotactic breast biopsy and Sentinel Lymph Node dissection in these centers.  Dr. Davtyan also specialized in liver resection, cryoablation and radio frequency ablation for metastatic liver tumors.

Dr. Davtyan studied the LAP-BAND procedure in Brussels, Belgium where it was first introduced. He became one of the first surgeons in the United States to offer the LAP-BAND after FDA approval in 2001. Since then, Dr. Davtyan saved hundreds of patients & improved the lives of many more.

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Services Offered



Bariatric medicine
Obesity and weight management
Laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding
Gastric band removal
Intragastric balloon placement
Laparoscopic adjustable gastric band removal
Medical weight loss
Minimally invasive braiatric surgery
Bariatic surgery

Qualifications and Experience



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Education & Training

University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
Residency, General Surgery, 1992 - 1996

UCLA Medical Center
Fellowship, Surgical Oncology, 1990 - 1992

Memorial Hermann Hospital System
Internship, General Surgery, 1989 - 1990

UCLA
Class of 1989

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Certifications

American Board of Surgery
Surgery

American Board of Obesity Medicine
Obesity Medicine

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Medical Licenses

CA State Medical License
1990 - 2020

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Hospital Affiliations

Marina Del Rey Hospital
Current Affiliation
Marina Del Rey, CA

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Current Affiliation
Los Angeles, CA

Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center
Former Affiliation
Los Angeles, CA

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Awards

Fellow ( FICS )
International College of Surgeons

A Toast to the Masters
INAMED Health, 2004

Honorary Doctor Title
Yerevan State Medical University, Armenia, 2000

National Leadership Award Honorary Co-Chairman Physician Advisory Board
National Republican Congressional Committee, 2000

Who's Who
Strathmore, 2000

American Cancer Society Award
1990

Fellow (FACS)
American College of Surgeons

Fellow
American College of Surgeons

Fellow
International College of Surgeons

Member
American Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS)

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Professional Memberships

American College of Surgeons - ACS
Member

American Association for Cancer Research - AACR
Member

American College of Surgeons - ACS
Fellow

American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery - ASMBS
Member

American Society of Bariatric Physicians - ASBP
Member

American Society of Breast Surgeons - ASBS
Member

American Society of Clinical Oncology - ASCO
Member

Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons - SAGES
Member

Society of Surgical Oncology - SSO
Member

European Society of Surgical Oncology - ESSO
Member

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Publications



PubMed

Prolongation of survival in metastatic melanoma after active specific immunotherapy with a new polyvalent melanoma vaccine.
Ann Surg
Morton, D. L., Foshag, L. J., Hoon, D. S., Nizze, J. A., Famatiga, E., Wanek, L. A., Chang, C., Davtyan, D. G., Gupta, R. K., Elashoff, R.
1992 Oct
349 citations

Wernicke''s encephalopathy in AIDS patient treated with zidovudine.
Lancet
Davtyan, D. G., Vinters, H. V.
1987 Apr 18

Multivariate analysis of the relationship between survival and the microstage of primary melanoma by Clark level and Breslow thickness.
Cancer
Morton, D. L., Davtyan, D. G., Wanek, L. A., Foshag, L. J., Cochran, A. J.
1993 Jun 1
128 citations

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Journal Article

Surgical Treatment of Obesity: Questions Physicians Often Ask About Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding
Consultant VO.44 NO.8
Camelia A. Davtyan, MD., David G. Davtyan, MD.
7/1/2004

Surgical Treatment of Obesity: Questions Physicians Often Ask About Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding
Consultant
Davtyan C, Davtyan D
1/1/2004

Treatment of Obesity in the Female Patient
The Female Patient a Peer-Review Journal VOL. 28, NO. 8
Camelia A. Davtyan, MD., David G. Davtyan, MD.
8/1/2003

Lecture

"Obesity: Old problem, New Solutions: the Role of Laparoscopic Adjsutable Gastric Banding"
1/1/2003

"Lap-Band System in the treatment of Obesity"
1/1/2003

"Lap-Band: A new tool against obesity"
1/1/2002

Other

A Lap-Band Revolution Dr. Davtyan's Personal WLS Journey.
Davtyan D
1/1/2006

Obesity Help
Davtyan D
1/1/2006

Introducing Lap-Band as a new method of obesity treatment.
Davtyan D
1/1/2003

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