Dr. Babak Eghbalieh at Southern California Hepatobiliary Pancreatic & Robotic Surgery Institute is a board certified surgeon and a leading expert in robotic surgery and laparoscopic surgery. He is one of 20 surgeons in the nation that performs these types of surgery. He provides personal attention for patients needing surgical treatment for diverse conditions, from gallstones to colorectal, pancreatic, liver, and stomach cancers. Dr. Eghbalieh sees patients throughout the Southern California area, with offices in Valencia, Porter Ranch, and Sherman Oaks, California, and a new office opening in Los Angeles in the near future.
Robotic surgery, or robot-assisted surgery, gives you the best of two worlds. You have the personal attention and professional judgment of an experienced surgeon, Dr. Eghbalieh, while the use of a cutting-edge robotic system allows him to achieve superior and precise surgical results.
It takes extensive training and years of experience to master this advanced technology. In fact, it’s such a specialized field that Dr. Eghbalieh is one of a very small number of physicians in the United States offering the type of complex robotic surgeries that he expertly performs.
Robot-assisted surgery is achieved using the da Vinci® Surgical System, which performs laparoscopic, or minimally-invasive surgery through a few small incisions. The robotic system extends the surgeon’s reach, making it possible to perform surgery in hard-to-reach areas with minimal distress to surrounding tissues.
The robotic device perfectly complements Dr. Eghbalieh’s surgical expertise, adding benefits such as:
Dr. Eghbalieh is an experienced general surgeon with specialized training in cancer surgery, robotic surgery, and advanced laparoscopic surgery. Most of the surgeries he performs are robotic, including:
If you need surgery, contact Dr. Eghbalieh for a consult and customized treatment plan.
Dr. Eghbalieh accepts many of the largest Insurance plans. Here is a list of some of the accepted plans. Please contact our office if you do not see your insurance provider listed.
"Dr. Eghbalieh is a caring professional who explains procedures in a way you can understand and really listens to you. I recommend him highly!"
"Dr. Eghbalieh combines unparalleled education and experience with a rare, welcome level of professionalism and a warm bedside manner."
"Dr. Eghbalieh recently performed my hiatal hernia repair. The surgery resulted in quick resolution of my symptoms."
"Dr. Eghbalieh did my gallbladder surgery with the robot! I had minimal pain the first day after surgery. My recovery was much better than I had expected."