Surgical Specialists of Colorado

Katayun Irani, MD, FACS

Weight Loss, Foregut Surgery


“I’m passionate about taking care of patients and helping them through their recovery. I pride myself in being open and accessible to my patients for the rest of their lives.”

Dr. Katy Irani is an experienced minimally invasive anti reflux and weight loss surgeon. She grew up in Texas where she attended medical school at UT Southwestern Medical school in Dallas, Tx. She then completed general surgery training at New York University in New York City, and a fellowship in minimally invasive foregut and weight loss surgery in Portland, Or.

Katy is passionate about bariatric surgery. The transformation in her patients lives, which she feels privileged to be part of, is what drove her to her specialty. She focuses on a patient-centered approach and prides herself in making patients and families feel comfortable.
Dr. Irani helps educate and support patients and their families throughout their journey, including the preparation period, the operative period, and the follow up, for the rest of their lives.

Dr. Irani is focused on symptomatic relief and taking care of all her foregut patients. She ensures all her patients are prepared for surgery both physically and mentally and takes the time and effort needed with them both before and after surgery to ensure success.

Dr. Irani is the medical director of the Lutheran Weight Loss Center.

In her spare time, she enjoys hiking, biking, skiing, attending yoga, but most of all spending time with her husband, son and dogs.

She sees patients at the Lutheran Weight Loss Center and in the SSOC Golden office.

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