Surgery

“I went in for my annual mammogram, and they saw a calcification,” recalls Marjan Shokri, who was diagnosed with early-stage breast cancer. She chose the ...

By uclahealth • October 24, 2019

Dr. Chen is amazing.

By uclahealth • October 24, 2019

Lori Jordan, a marketing executive for a Silicon Valley startup, was in her mid-30s when she noticed a lump in one of her breasts for the first ...

By uclahealth • October 7, 2019

Seven years ago, I noticed a small lump at the back of my throat. At a dentist appointment, I asked about it, and was sent ...

By Cory • September 27, 2019

For 35 years I knew I had to have my thyroid goiter removed, but the thought of someone slitting my throat and possible losing my ...

By Simi Valley • September 16, 2019

Initially I met with a specialist who recommended surgery as an option. They recommended I get a surgical consult to weigh my options. Both doctors ...

By H • September 12, 2019

I cannot express how much my experience on the day of my surgery was enhanced by having the most caring and warm anesthesiologist one could ...

By Leila54 • September 12, 2019

Gastric Sleeve Patient Story Weight Loss Surgery: Sleeve Gastrectomy - Total Lost: 80 pounds lost so far* *Weight loss results can vary depending on the individual. There ...

By uclahealth • August 2, 2019

This surgery opened doors that I never would have dreamed.

By uclahealth • July 31, 2019

I feel good and I am very satisfied.

By uclahealth • July 18, 2019