As a board certified and Stanford fellowship-trained bariatric surgeon, Dr. Michael Russo specializes in minimally-invasive and robotic techniques to provide his patients with the best possible results. In addition to his extensive education, Dr. Russo has also earned numerous awards and honors, including placing first in the SAGES and ASMBS Laparoscopic Skills Competitions as a resident. Practicing in Orange County, California, Dr. Russo has devoted himself to providing next-level patient care to his patients from the community, as well as across the nation. He embraces the weight-loss journey with his patients, and has been emphatic in supporting the weight loss community as a whole through his social media endeavors. Dr. Russo’s reputation and patient results are second to none in the Orange County community.