Dr. Atul Madan is a Bariatric Surgeon at Marina Del Rey’s Weigth Loss Department. Dr. Madan graduated from the Medical College of Pennsylvania and engaged in a specialized training at the Rush University, where he gained expertise in Laparoscopy and Bariatric Surgery. He is trained to perform procedures such as Lap-Band, Gastric Bypass, Gastric Sleeve, Gastric Plication, Bariatric Revision Procedures, Band Over Bypass, ROSE Procedure, STARR Treatment and others. His experience and commitment to quality patient care have gained him the Patients’ Choice Award from 2011 to 2013 and the Compassionate Doctor Recognition in 2012.

Insurance Accepted

  • United Healthcare
  • Blue Cross / Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health PPO
  • Humana
  • United Healthcare
  • Tricare

Languages Spoken

  • English

Education & Training

Medical Degree

Medical College of Pennsylvania

Internship(s)

Rush University 2001 Laparoscopy, Bariatric Surgery

Residency(ies)

General Surgery at Tulane University Medical Center in New Orleans

Fellowship(s)

Rush University - Chicago IL



Honors & Awards

Memberships & Affiliations

  • American Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgeons American Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgeons
  • Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons
  • Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons
  • Publications & Media

    • Human Epicardial Adipokine Messenger Rnas: Comparisons of Their Expression in Substernal, Subcutaneous, and Omental Fat.

      Journal Metabolism: Clinical and Experimental

    • Release of 12 Adipokines by Adipose Tissue, Nonfat Cells, and Fat Cells from Obese Women.

      Journal Obesity (Silver Spring, Md.)

    • Technical Skills Rotation for General Surgery Residents.

      The Journal of Surgical Research

    • The Inflammatory Response Seen when Human Omental Adipose Tissue Explants Are Incubated in Primary Culture is Not Dependent Upon Albumin and is Primarily in the Nonfat Cells.

      Journal of Inflammation (London, England)