Michael H. Li, MD, FACS

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

Dr. Li is a board certified general surgeon with a special focus in minimally invasive, advanced laparoscopic (keyhole) and bariatric (weight loss) surgery.

Dr. Li is skilled in bariatric surgery which includes laparoscopic gastric bypass, sleeve gastrectomy, and gastric band. He is also experienced in the diagnosis and treatment of gallbladder disease, abdominal wall hernias, hiatal hernias, gastroesophageal reflux, diseases of the spleen, adrenal gland disorders, and intestinal disease - stomach/intestinal/colon cancer, diverticulitis, obstruction.

Dr. Li understands that patients are more than their medical problems. He strives to provide quality and compassionate care to the whole person. Dr. Li's desire to create an individualized treatment plan for each patient, not only addressing the disease process, but also providing comfort and emotional support during their journey. Dr. Li is committed to holding this standard with each and every patient. When not caring for patients, Dr. Li enjoys traveling, exploring new restaurants, and spending time with his family.




Two weeks ago Dr. Li performed Inguinal Hernia surgery on me. I just wanted to reccomend Dr Li for anyone that might be afflicted with a similar medical condition. During my initial consultation, i was extremely impressed with Dr. Li's thorough explanation of my options and expected outcome. (Lance Nielsen)