Dr. Scott Cunneen has extensive experience in bariatric surgery and he is currently affiliated with Marina Del Rey Hospital. He is considered a pioneer in weight loss surgery. Dr. Cunneen attended Georgetown University School of Medicine and graduated in1990. He completed his internship and his residency training in general surgery at Cedars-Sinai. Dr. Cunneen is a member of the American Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgeons and the American College of Surgeons.

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Cigna
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Pacificare HMO
  • United Healthcare

Languages Spoken

  • English

Education & Training

Medical Degree

Georgetown University School of Medicine, 1990

Internship(s)

Cedars-Sinai

Residency(ies)

Cedars-Sinai

Fellowship(s)


Memberships & Affiliations

  • American College of Surgeons American College of Surgeons
  • American Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgeons American Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgeons
  • Publications & Media

    • Clinical outcomes of the Realize Adjustable Gastric Band-C at 2 years in a United States population.

      Cunneen, S. A.,Brathwaite, C. E.,Joyce, C.,Gersin, K.,Kim, K.,Schram, J. L.,Wilson, E. B.,Schwiers, M.,Gutierrez, M.; Surg Obes Relat Dis. 2013 Mar 14.

    • Comments on 'Increase in gastroesophageal reflux disease symptoms and erosive esophagitis 1 year after laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy among obese adults'

      Elazary, R.,Phillips, E. H.,Cunneen, S.,Burch, M. A.; Surg Endosc. 2013 Oct.

    • Primary Sleeve Gastrectomy Compared to Sleeve Gastrectomy as Revisional Surgery: Weight Loss and Complications at Intermediate Follow-up.

      Barrett, A. M.,Vu, K. T.,Sandhu, K. K.,Phillips, E. H.,Cunneen, S. A.,Burch, M. A.; J. Gastrointest. Surg.. 2014 Aug 15.