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Dr. Helmuth Billy, MD

Bariatric Surgery

(805) 676-9100

Ventura Advanced Sgcl Assocs

3200 Telegraph Rd Ventura , CA 93003

Get to Know Dr. Billy

Accepting Patients
Yes

Languages
English
Spanish

Gender
Male

Experience
28 Years

Care Philosophy

Offers high-quality, individualized care with compassion. Believes communication and collaboration with patients is the foundation for effective relationships. Through effective education, patients are empowered to partner in their care and achieve their health goals.

Education

Univ Of Ca 1990

Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital 1997

Stanford University Medical Center 1992

Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital 1991

Dr. Billy's Experience

Bariatric Surgery

General Surgery

Surgery

Awards & Recognitions

Recognized Doctor

In My Own Words

Dr. Billy is the leading Lap-Band, laparoscopic gastric bypass and laparoscopic gastric sleeve surgeon in Ventura and Santa Barbara County. Dr. Billy relocated his practice to Ventura in July of 2002. Prior to that he had established himself as one of the premier laparoscopic surgeons in the Sacramento and Sierra Nevada region of Northern California. Dr. Billy was instrumental in developing the bariatric surgery centers at Sutter General Hospital and Sutter Roseville Medical Centers. He is currently director of Bariatric Surgery at St. John's Regional Medical Center, a recognized bariatric Center of Excellence by the Surgery Review Committee, Medicare, Blue Cross, Blue Shield and Health Net. St. Johns Regional Medical Center is located in Oxnard California. Dr. Billy also serves as the Medical Director of the Community Memorial Hospital, a Surgical Review Corporation accredited Bariatric Center of Excellence, located in Ventura, California. Dr. Billy obtained his undergraduate degree in Molecular Biology at the University of California, Berkeley. He subsequently received his medical degree at the University of California, Davis School of Medicine. Dr. Billy received additional training in the techniques of the Lap-Band system prior to its release by the FDA in 2001. He is actively involved as a teaching faculty member for placement of the Lap-Band® system and has educated and proctored dozens of surgeons throughout the west as part of their educational training. Dr. Billy has been a faculty member at numerous national educational events and surgeon training workshops. He has been a featured speaker at the annual meeting of the American Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery and was a contributing author on the recently released SAGES Bariatric Surgery Manual published by the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons. Dr. Billy has an international reputation and has lectured and taught principles of bariatric surgery in Mexico, Taiwan and India.

Dr. Billy's Locations

Accepting New Patients

Offices

Ventura Advanced Sgcl Assocs

3200 Telegraph Rd, Ventura, CA 93003

(805) 676-9100 Fax: (805) 616-9110

Ventura Advanced Sgcl Assocs

339 S Moorpark Rd Ste 339, Thousand Oaks, CA 91361

St John's Weight Loss Surgery Institute

1700 N Rose Ave Ste 100, Oxnard, CA 93030

Affiliated Hospitals

St. John's Regional Medical Center

1600 N Rose Ave, Oxnard, CA 93030

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