Bobby Bhasker Rao, MD, FACS

Robotic Bariatric Surgery located in Rancho Mirage, CA

Bobby Bhasker Rao, MD, FACS

Meet Bobby Bhasker Rao, MD, FACS


Bobby S. Bhasker-Rao, MD, FACS, Inc. provides a range of surgical and nonsurgical weight loss solutions for adults living in and around Rancho Mirage, California. Fellowship-trained robotic bariatric surgeon Dr. Bobby has extensive training in daVinci® robotic technology to complete laparoscopic surgeries that support consistent and efficient weight loss. The practice empowers men and women to make necessary lifestyle and diet changes that are essential to optimal health.

Dr. Bobby earned his medical degree from Loma Linda University School of Medicine in California. After completing his residency at Brookdale University Hospital & Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York, Dr. Bobby returned to California to finish his fellowship training in robotic bariatric surgery at the University of California - Davis Medical Center in Sacramento, where he also served as a clinical instructor of surgery.

Dr. Bobby is a master of robotic surgery, using his expertise to train and educate other bariatric surgeons. In his private practice, Dr. Bobby performs laparoscopic gastric bypass, sleeve gastrectomy, duodenal switch, and Lap-Band® surgeries with the daVinci system. He can also use daVinci technology to remove an appendix or gallbladder or treat an inguinal hernia. 

Dr. Bobby works with a skilled team of professionals to create customized nutrition counseling plans. In addition, the team provides personalized wellness services and physical fitness programs that include free exercise classes and peer support groups.

The Bobby S. Bhasker-Rao MD, Inc. staff understands that choosing to have bariatric surgery is a life-altering decision. They take a compassionate, personalized approach to pre-and postsurgical care so individuals can achieve their desired body weight and maintain optimum health for the rest of their lives.

Call Bobby S. Bhasker-Rao MD, Inc. in Rancho Mirage, California, today to schedule a consultation.