Community Specialty Surgery Associates

Uniquely positioned to provide you with world-class surgical care right here in the Central Valley, we’re patient focused and ready to give you a seamless experience and the best possible surgical outcomes. Our goal is to provide you with a personalized treatment plan aimed at returning you to your normal daily life.

If you have any questions about care or services, please feel free to contact us any time and we will be happy to assist you!


  • Certified in the da Vinci Robotic Surgery system
  • General Surgical Procedures
  • Endocrine Surgery, including:
    • Thyroid Surgery
    • Minimally Invasive Thyroid Surgery
    • Robotic Adrenalectomies
  • Surgical Treatment of Primary and Metastatic Tumors of the:
    • Liver
    • Pancreas
    • Gallbladder
    • Biliary Tree
    • Stomach
    • Foregut
    • Medical Management of Pancreatitis
    • Surgical Management of Acute and Chronic Pancreatitis
    • Complex Abdominal Wall Reconstruction
    • Minimally Invasive Hernia Repair

Amir Fathi, M.D., FACS

General Surgery

Farah Karipineni, M.D.

Endocrine Surgery

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