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Amira Ayad, MD, is a Family Medicine physician and the Medical Director of the Wellness Center at Adventist Health Bakersfield. Dr. Ayad is also board certified in Obesity Medicine. The Weight Management Program at Adventist Health Bakersfield is an MBSAQIP Accredited - Comprehensive Center, which means whether you need to lose 10 pounds or 100 pounds, The Weight Management Program at AH Bakersfield is committed to helping you achieve your weight loss goals through both non-surgical and surgical programs.

Dr. Ayad enjoys all aspects of patient care and is very passionate about prevention and treatment of obesity with all its associated complications. Dr. Ayad is originally from Alexandria, Egypt, and has practiced medicine in Egypt, Kuwait and here in the U.S. for over 10 years.

Medicine runs in the family: Dr. Ayad’s mother, father and sister are also all physicians. Married to a local pharmacist, Dr. Ayad and her husband have a son and daughter. Her hobbies include traveling, playing tennis and reading.

  • Graduated from the University of Alexandria, Egypt with a Bachelor’s degree in Medicine and Surgery
  • Served a family medicine residency at Wheeling Hospital in Wheeling, WV
  • Member of the American Academy of Family Physicians
  • Member of the Obesity Medicine Association
  • Board certified in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Obesity Medicine

If you're ready to make a change – schedule a weight management consultation with Dr. Ayad by calling (661) 241-6700.

Dr. Ayad's office is located at:

Adventist Health Physicians Network – The Wellness Center
9508 Stockdale Highway, Suite 120
Bakersfield, CA 93311

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