Program Medical Director

Carlos M. Juarez, M.D., F.A.C.S.Carlos M. Juarez, M.D., F.A.C.S.
An early adaptor of minimally-invasive laparoscopic approaches to surgery, Dr. Carlos Juarez has been performing minimally invasive surgery since 1996. As a partner with Surgical Associates of Fresno Medical Clinic, Inc., he founded California Bariatrics in 2004. He performs laparoscopic gastric bypasses, gastric bands and laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomies.

In addition to his clinical skills and duties, he has served as Chairman of the Surgical Department at Community Medical Centers and is an active participant in Quality Assurance Committees at Fresno Heart & Surgical Hospital and Clovis Community Medical Center.

Dr. Juarez received his medical degree from the University of California at San Francisco in 1990 and completed his surgical training at the UCSF surgical program in Fresno, CA, in 1995.

To learn more about our surgical weight loss program, please call us at (800) 260-0663.