About Dr. Mutafyan

Dr. George Mutafyan is a top-rated weight-loss surgeon serving patients in Glendale, CA, and throughout the Greater Los Angeles metro area, providing skilled, state-of-the-art care in a relaxing, patient-centered environment aimed at helping patients lose weight and reduce their risks of weight-related medical issues. As a board-certified surgeon with years of experience in weight-loss surgeries and related procedures, Dr. Mutafyan offers a comprehensive array of care options, including gastric bypass surgery, Lap Band® surgery, vertical sleeve gastrectomy, medical weight loss management, and in-depth surgical consultations, as well as treatment of varicose veins and herniated discs.

Dr. Mutafyan has extensive experience in minimally-invasive surgical techniques developed to help patients heal faster and with significantly less risk of pain or complications. After earning his medical degree, he completed an internship in general surgery at Oregon Health & Science University and a surgical residency at Michigan State University, followed by a fellowship at Duke University Medical Center to conduct research in minimally-invasive surgical approaches, including laparoscopic techniques used in the weight-loss surgeries he offers.

Today, Dr. Mutafyan is regarded as an expert in laparoscopic bariatric surgery. In addition, he maintains active memberships in several medical societies, including the American College of Surgeons, the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons, the American Society for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery, and the Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract.

Dr. Mutafyan welcomes new patients at his practice on Central Avenue in Glendale, and the practice accepts most major medical insurance plans.

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Mutafyan, George, MD

Dr. George Mutafyan is a top-rated weight-loss surgeon serving patients in Glendale, CA, and throughout the Greater Los Angeles metro area, providing skilled, state-of-the-art care in a relaxing, patient-centered environment aimed at helping patients lose weight and reduce their risks of weight-related medical issues. As a board-certified surgeon with years of experience in weight-loss surgeries and related procedures, Dr. Mutafyan offers a comprehensive array of care options, including gastric bypass surgery, Lap Band® surgery, vertical sleeve gastrectomy, medical weight loss management, and in-depth surgical consultations, as well as treatment of varicose veins and herniated discs.

Dr. Mutafyan has extensive experience in minimally-invasive surgical techniques developed to help patients heal faster and with significantly less risk of pain or complications. After earning his medical degree, he completed an internship in general surgery at Oregon Health & Science University and a surgical residency at Michigan State University, followed by a fellowship at Duke University Medical Center to conduct research in minimally-invasive surgical approaches, including laparoscopic techniques used in the weight-loss surgeries he offers.

Today, Dr. Mutafyan is regarded as an expert in laparoscopic bariatric surgery. In addition, he maintains active memberships in several medical societies, including the American College of Surgeons, the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons, the American Society for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery, and the Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract.

Dr. Mutafyan welcomes new patients at his practice on Central Avenue in Glendale, and the practice accepts most major medical insurance plans.


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What we offer

Services

Welcome to Our Practice

Dr. Mutafyan offers laparoscopic weight loss procedures at his weight loss clinics in Beverly Hills and Glendale serving the Los Angeles, San Fernando Valley and Pasadena areas. Dr. Mutafyan has dedicated his life to helping others achieve their best life possible, and his extensive research in the field of bariatric surgery is renowned throughout the world.

Dr. Mutafyan offers several different alternatives for life changing bariatric procedures, each performed laparoscopically to help you heal faster and get back to your normal schedule as soon as possible. 

We invite you to take some time and learn more about each weight loss procedure Dr. Mutafyan provides. Call Dr. Mutafyan and his team or book online to schedule a personal consultation, where Dr. Mutafyan will discuss your weight loss options to determine the right choice for you.

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Visit us for a Reshape/Gastric Balloon Consultation

Dr. George Mutafyan is pleased to offer Gastric Balloon surgery using Reshape Ballon. 

Contact our office today to learn more about this innovative procedure and to schedule a consultation!

Read more about ReShape™ here or by visiting their website.

 

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BMI Calculator

Body mass index (BMI) is a measure of body fat based on height and weight that applies to both adult men and women.

You can determine your BMI using this convenient online BMI calculator. To access the calculator, click here.

If you're BMI is above average and you want to lose weight, book an appointment with Dr. Mutafyan today to discuss treatment. 

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In the News
  • Dr. Mutafyan discusses gastric bypass surgery as a treatment for diabetes. Watch on ABC7!

Major Insurance Providers Accepted

Here is a short list of just some of the plans we accept. Please contact our office if you do not see your insurance provider listed.

We accept all major credit cards, cash and financing including CreditCare.

Adventist Health
Aetna
Affinity Health Plan
Aflac
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross of California
Blue Care Network of Michigan
Blue Choice Health Plan
Blue Cross
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield Federal Employee Program
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida (Florida Blue)
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Cross of Idaho
Testimonials

Words from our patients

  • Yelp

    "Dr. Mutafyan takes his time to explain things in non-medical terms and explains all options and pros and cons, making difficult decisions easy."

    Mike K.
  • Yelp

    "[He] performed a Gastric Sleeve Surgery, which was a success, recovery was quick and easy and I have lost over 40 lbs. in the past 3 months and feel great. Thank you!"

    Bella Y.
  • Yelp

    "If you go see Dr Mutafyan the search is over cause I can promise you, you won't go anywhere else!"

    Lilly H.
  • RateMDs

    "Absolutely the best Surgeon. Amazing service, knowledgeable, humble, takes his time to explain procedure, and extremely sweet and caring towards his patients."

    Verified Patient
  • "Dr. Mutafyan was amazing. He listened to me patiently and explained exactly what he needs to do to help me solve my problem."

    Verified Patient
Location
Mutafyan, George, MD
800 South Central Avenue, Suite 212
Glendale, CA 91204
Phone: 818-306-4440
Fax: 818-247-2121
Office Hours

Get in touch

latopsurgeon@gmail.com
818-306-4440

Mutafyan, George, MD
800 South Central Avenue
Suite 212
Glendale, CA 91204