Amir Aryaie, MD FACS
About the Provider
Dr. Aryaie is a board certified surgeon and has completed a Minimally Invasive and Bariatric fellowship at one of the top fellowship programs in the United States at University Hospitals Case Medical Center/Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio. Dr Aryaie received his undergraduate degree from University of Georgia, then He attended Ross University School of Medicine, where he graduated in the top 5 percent of his class. He completed his residency at The Jewish Hospital an affiliate of University of Cincinnati. Once he finished his fellowship at one of top prestigious MIS/Bariatric fellowship in the United States then He joined Texas Tech University Health Science Center as assistant professor of surgery where he served as Medical Director and Chief of Bariatric and Minimally Invasive Surgery at University Medical Center in Lubbock Texas. With his effort he built a remarkable, successful, and comprehensive weight loss center with great results. After his Twin girls were born he and his wife decided to move back to Atlanta to join his family and where he grew up to serve amazing people of Georgia.
Dr. Aryaie has done extensive research, published multiple publications and has been featured during national presentations regarding bariatrics and minimally invasive surgery. He was named as “Top Doctor” and “Doctor of Distinction” by Lubbock Magazine in 2019. He was also names “Best Bariatric Surgeon” in Atlanta Georgia in 2020. As an Extremely experience and knowledgeable surgeon, he has conducted thousands of high-quality, weight loss surgeries including: sleeve gastrectomy, endoscopic sleeve gastroplasty (ESG), gastric bypass, duodenal switch, and laparoscopic and endoscopic revisional bariatric surgeries.
In Addition, Dr Aryaie specializes and has extensive experience in Robotic, laparoscopic, and minimally invasive antireflux surgeries including hiatal hernia repair, TIF, LINX, and Nissen Fundoplication.
He offered latest advanced endoscopic surgeries including Per Oral Endoscopic Myotomy (POEM) for Achalasia and Jack Hammer Esophagus (esophageal spasms) and Gastric Per Oral Endoscopic pyloromytomy (G-POEM) for gastroparesis which only limited amount of surgeons offer this procedure around the united states.
Dr Aryaie comes to us with extensive experience with hernia surgeries, complex abdominal wall reconstruction, colorectal and gastrointestinal cancer surgeries through minimally invasive approach (Laparoscopic and Robotic) with minimal scar and great outcomes.
Dr Aryaie serves on multiple national surgical committees and is an active member of American college of surgeons, Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES); American Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgeons (ASMBS); and American Hernia Society.
In Addition, he has been future on news channels and online for his area of expertise to educate public. One of his passions is educating public and his patient to maintain a healthy life style. He is very passionate about his job and his patients. He treats his patient as if they are his own family members which has been his way of practice from the first day he started his practice.
He is a father to two beautiful twin girls. On his free time He like to read, travel, work out, and spend time with his family.
Areas of Expertise:
Laparoscopic and Endoscopic Bariatric surgeries including gastric sleeve, gastric bypass, duodenal switch, Revisional Bariatric Surgery
Laparoscopic and Minimally invasive surgery Gastrointestinal for benign and malignant diseases of esophagus, gastric, colon, and rectal cancer.
Minimally invasive and complex abdominal wall hernias
Reflux surgeries including Hiatal hernia, paraesophageal hernia, TIF, Nissen Fundoplication, and new LINX procedure for reflux
Expert on esophageal and gastric physiology
Per Oral Endoscopic Myotomy for Achalasia (incisionless surgery)
Per Oral pyloromyotomy (POP) for Gastroparesis (incisionless surgery)
Expert on hernias and Abdominal Wall reconstruction