Homero Rivas, MD
  • Stanford University Medical Center Department of Surgery
  • Palo Alto, CA United States


Homero Rivas, MD, MBA, FACS, FASMBS is an Assistant Professor of Surgery, and the Director of Innovative Surgery at Stanford University. He is also the Co-Director of the Stanford Fellowship in Minimally invasive Digestive and Bariatric Surgery. Dr. Rivas is Diplomate of the American Board of Surgery. He is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, a Fellow and the Co-Chair of the International Committee for the American Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery, and he has been inducted as Honorary Fellow in multiple international surgical societies. Presently, he is the Vice-President of the California Chapter for ASMBS.