Amir Moazzez

Bariatric Surgeon
Rating: 4.73333333333 out of 5 with 84 ratings

Amir Moazzez Bariatric Surgeon MD, FACS, FASMBS

Amir Moazzez Bariatric Surgeon Picture

15 yr Experience

13 yr in Bariatrics

15 yr in Laparoscopic Surgery

13 yr in Laparoscopic Bariatrics

90% Practice is Bariatrics

Min Age of Patient is 18

Max Age of Patient is 70

  • About Me

    Inova Bariatric Surgery has expanded virtual visit capabilities in our clinics to get you the care you need in the safest manner possible during the COVID-19 situation, in addition to in-office appointments. Call us at 703-620-3211 to inquire about scheduling a Telehealth or In-Person visit.        


    Dr. Amir Moazzez, Bariatric Surgeon

    Amir Moazzez, MD, FACS, FASMBS is one of the top bariatric surgeons in Virginia and surrounding states. As the Medical Director of Inova Bariatric Surgery, people from across the country travel to be his patient for his surgical expertise and commitment to excellence in patient care. He is a board-certified general and bariatric surgeon specializing in minimally invasive and robotic weight loss surgery in Fairfax and Woodbridge, Virginia.

    Dr. Moazzez began his undergraduate studies at the University of Maryland and went on to earn a masters degree in human physiology at the University of Health Sciences/The Chicago Medical School where he also earned his medical degree. He completed his surgical residency at Georgetown University Medical Center and received specialized training in bariatric surgery procedures from some of the world's leading experts.

    Dr. Moazzez is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons (FACS) and the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (FASMBS). He is a member of the Medical Society of Virginia (MSV), Virginia Bariatric Society (VBS), and the Society of American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES).

    Weight Loss Surgery with Dr. Moazzez

    I put myself in my patients' shoes, and I think when I do that, I do best. Every patient I see is a mom or a sister or a dad or a brother. So when I do that, I have empathy towards my patients and their goals, and the process that they're going to go through. -Dr. Moazzez

    Dr. Moazzez became interested in weight loss surgery during his studies and training at Georgetown University Hospital. While there, he found his passion for improving the lives of individuals struggling with long-term obesity. He has continued to dedicate his surgical expertise in helping his patients improve their health and quality of life.

    He remains at the forefront of bariatrics with expertise in performing laparoscopic and DaVinci robotic weight loss surgery. Dr. Moazzez expertly performs laparoscopic and DaVinci robotic weight loss surgery procedures including the Roux-en-Y (RNY) Gastric Bypass, Vertical Sleeve Gastrectomy (VSG), Adjustable Gastric Band procedures, and weight loss surgery revisions. Dr. Moazzez routinely performs Gallbladder and Hernia Surgeries.

    Bariatric Surgery in Virginia

    Dr. Moazzez and his team of experts at Inova Bariatric Surgery provide a comprehensive, multidisciplinary bariatric program for their patients seeking a solution to obesity. They will be with you every step of the way to help you reach your weight loss goals.

    If you are considering weight loss surgery, Inova Bariatric Surgery provides free Online Webinars where you will meet the team, learn about the different types of procedures, and get answers to any questions you may have.

    You can contact us ONLINE or give us a call at 703-620-3211 to speak to an Inova Bariatric Surgery team member.

  • Latest Reviews See all 84 reviews
    avatar linnk99 on Dec. 18, 2015

    I had a good experience with Dr. Moazzez. Excellent doctor! I am very grateful to him for being well.

    avatar crob50 on May 6, 2015

    My before surgery opinion is 5 stars. I feel very comfortable about having this procedure. I scheduled for May 18th. Hopefully, all goes well and I will post a post-op opinion.

    avatar tltompkins on April 15, 2015

    Update 4/16/2015! Wow, it's been over 8 years since my surgery. I'm still doing well. I'm at 147 lbs. I'd like to lose about 15 lbs. I'm working on it. My weight gain is due to an accident More...

The information on this page is presented as supplied by the indicated members of our community. does not monitor or edit this information.