Ali Aminian, MD
  • Professor of Surgery
  • Cleveland Clinic
  • Pepper Pike, OH USA


Dr Ali Aminian is Director of Bariatric and Metabolic Institute at the Cleveland Clinic. He is Professor of Surgery at the Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine. As an academic surgeon at the Cleveland Clinic Main Campus, Dr. Aminian has been involved in clinical and experimental research on the role of minimally invasive gastrointestinal procedures in management of obesity, diabetes, metabolic disease, and fatty liver disease.

He has an outstanding record of peer-reviewed publications (>200) in high impact journals including New England Journal of Medicine, JAMA, Diabetes Care, and Annals of Surgery. His studies have been widely covered by the media such as CNN, New York Times, Wall Street Journal, TIME, Reuters, Forbes, and Newsweek.