About Me

Dr. Kais Rona is a fellowship trained bariatric surgeon specializing is minimally invasive surgery, robotic surgery and advanced endoscopy.   He recently joined Michael Russo, MD and Mir Ali, MD in their surgical weight loss practice with offices in Fountain Valley and Aliso Viejo, California.  He was recently voted “Top Surgeon” by America’s Best Doctors. A southern California native, Dr. Rona completed his medical and surgical training at the esteemed Keck School of Medicine at the University of Southern California in Los Angeles.

Dr. Rona is passionate about the science and art of weight loss surgery. He has published numerous peer-reviewed articles and book chapters in the fields of foregut and bariatric surgery. Dr. Rona is dedicated to patient care and believes that the patient experience is as important as the quality of the surgery being performed. He provides holistic and personal surgical care to every single patient and maintains the highest standards of quality.

Dr. Rona is a member of the MemorialCare Orange Coast Medical Center medical staff and is a contracted specialist with MemorialCare Medical Group.

Languages

English, Farsi, Spanish

Provider Specialty

General Surgery

Services

  • Weight-Loss Surgery

Education

Medical Education

University of Southern California

Residency - Surgery

University of Southern California

Locations & Affiliations

Locations

Smart Dimensions

11 Mareblu, Suite 200

Aliso Viejo, CA

Appointment: (714) 861-4666

Insurances Accepted

Aetna Commercial HMO
Anthem Commercial HMO
Anthem Vivity HMO
BlueShield Commercial HMO
Cigna Commercial HMO
Health Net Commercial HMO
UHC Commercial HMO
Aetna Medicare Advantage HMO
Alignment Medicare Advantage HMO
BlueShield Medicare Advantage HMO
Health Net Medicare Advantage HMO
Humana Medicare Advantage HMO
SCAN Medicare Advantage HMO
UHC AARP Medicare Advantage HMO
Aetna Commercial HMO (GNP)
Anthem Commercial HMO (GNP)
BlueShield Commercial HMO (GNP)
Cigna Commercial HMO (GNP)
Health Net Commercial HMO (GNP)
UHC Commercial HMO (GNP)
BlueShield Medicare Advantage HMO (GNP)
Humana Medicare Advantage HMO (GNP)
SCAN Medicare Advantage HMO (GNP)
UHC AARP Medicare Advantage HMO (GNP)
UHC AARP Medicare Advantage HMO (GNP)
Aetna Whole Health ACO
UHC AARP Medicare Advantage HMO (GNP)
Boeing MemorialCare Health Alliance ACO
Clever Care Medicare Advantage HMO (GNP)
Anthem Pathway HMO (GNP)
Anthem Pathway HMO
UHC Harmony Commercial HMO (GNP)
UHC Harmony Commercial HMO (GNP)
BlueShield Trio Commercial HMO
Cigna Value/Select HMO (GNP)
Alignment Medicare Advantage HMO (GNP)
Aetna Medicare Advantage HMO (GNP)
UHC Harmony Commercial HMO
Cigna Value/Select HMO
Anthem Vivity HMO (GNP)
Clever Care Medicare Advantage HMO