Items Tagged ‘gallbladder’

April 1, 2019

Friendly and Professional


I take care of Dr. Yijun Chen’s gastric bypass patients almost every day. When I needed gallbladder removal surgery he immediately came to mind. I loved his bedside manner and friendliness. He always greets the nurses with a smile and takes time to chat a little bit. As his patient, he made me feel 100% […]

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Tags: bariatric surgery, best doctors, Doctors Day, gallbladder, gastric surgery, patient stories

April 19, 2018

A Young Man’s Tale

By David David

I had pain in my abdomen. It made me nervous as I didn’t know what was wrong. I went to a different hospital that did an ultrasound and thought it was my gallbladder but they were wrong. So I went to another provider that did a CT scan and found a 9mm adrenal mass. When […]

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Tags: adrenal mass, CT scan, Dr. Masha Livhits, endocrine, endocrinology, gallbladder, ganglial neuroma, patient stories, UCLA Endocrine Center, ultrasound