Dr. Almandoz is a Board-certified specialist in Obesity Medicine and Endocrinology who joined the Division of Nutrition and Metabolic Diseases in 2013. He graduated first in his medical school class from the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland and then trained at the Mayo Clinic. In his clinic at the Aston Center, Dr. Almandoz provides care for people with medical complications of obesity (e.g. type 2 diabetes and high cholesterol) and for patients following bariatric surgery. Dr. Almandoz also specializes in non-surgical weight loss solutions, even for patients who plan on having bariatric surgery.