Houman Solomon, MS, MD, FASMBS

Bariatric & General Surgery located in Torrance, CA & San Pedro, CA

Houman Solomon M.S., M.D., F.A.S.M.B.S., is a physician at the Association of South Bay Surgeons in Torrance, California. Dr. Solomon's primary areas of focus include bariatric surgery and the use of laparoscopic and robotic techniques in gastrointestinal, hernia, and cancer surgery. Dr. Solomon is a pioneer in the field of minimally invasive surgery and introduced "scarless" surgery to the South Bay area.

Dr. Solomon earned his medical degree, a master of science in pathology, and a master of science in applied physiology at Rosalind Franklin University in Chicago, Illinois. He then completed his internship and residency in general surgery at Huntington Memorial Hospital in Pasadena, California. Dr. Solomon is 1 of a handful of weight-loss surgeons worldwide to receive the prestigious title of Fellow of American Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (FASMBS).

Dr. Solomon is Board Certified in general surgery by the American Board of Surgery. He also completed a fellowship in advanced laparoscopic, bariatric, and robotic surgery (minimally invasive surgery) at Stanford University Medical Center. Dr. Solomon is a member of the American College of Surgeons, the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery, the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons, and the American Hernia Society. In addition to his role at Association of South Bay Surgeons, Dr. Solomon acts as the chairman of Department of Surgery at Torrance Memorial Medical Center. ">

Dr. Solomon genuinely loves making the lives of patients better through surgery. He looks forward to seeing returning patients and meeting new ones, so call for an appointment anytime.




Dr. Solomon is very personable, caring, and just a lovely person. He is good listener and a skilled surgeon. Great guy, go see him if you need surgery. I highly recommend him (FredJanie Shaver)

Dr. Solomon is very good at what he does and very personable as well. (Susan Brown)

I had my RNY surgery on Sept 25, 2018. And Dr Solomon did an amazing job. I haven't had any complications, pain or nausea. I haven't had to use any pain medication at all. To be honest I almost feel like I haven't had surgery at all. Best bariatric surgeon ever. (Maria Mora)

He did my sleeve surgery excellent job haven't had any problems I have my surgery June 25th No pain no need for pain medication  Excellent surgeon. (Djuana Pointer)