Irfan Wadiwala, DO, is a board-certified general surgeon and fellowship-trained bariatric surgeon. He is the Director of Bariatric Surgery at Spring + Heights Hospital in Spring, Texas, which has been recognized as a “Center of Excellence” for weight loss surgery.
After graduating from medical school summa cum laude from Western University of Health Sciences in Pomona, California, Dr. Wadiwala completed general surgical training at Martin Luther King and Arrowhead Regional Medical Center near Los Angeles. He went on to specialize in laparoscopic bariatric surgery and completed his fellowship at Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center in Pennsylvania.
As a board-certified general surgeon who specializes in the surgical treatment of morbid obesity, Dr. Wadiwala has completed thousands of successful bariatric operations with excellent outcomes. He also previously served as the Director of Bariatric Surgery at Cyfair Medical Center.
Dr. Wadiwala has been in practice for over 10 years and has actively contributed to various scientific articles and attended conferences related to morbid obesity surgery and outcomes during his extensive training. He is a member of organizations such as the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery, Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons, Accountable Care Organizations, Harris County Medical Society, Harris County Medical Society, and the Texas Medical Association.