About Me

Dr. Mir B. Ali graduated from the University of California at Los Angeles in 1984, and earned his medical degree at Hanemann University in 1990. Dr. Ali interned for a year at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. He then completed his residency at the National Naval Medical Center in Bethesda, Maryland.

While serving as a Navy physician, Dr. Ali was decorated for outstanding service after providing medical care to more than 1,000 Marines in several countries as a solo physician. Dr. Ali left the military as a Lieutenant Commander to pursue a career in private practice.

Dr. Ali joined the Lite & Smart DIMENSIONS™ surgical team in 2000 as a gastric bypass and LAP-BAND® System surgeon serving patients from Los Angeles, Orange County, and throughout the world. Since that time, his patient base has grown immensely.

Dr. Ali is a member of the American Society of Bariatric Surgery. Our expert gastric bypass and LAP-BAND® or Realize System surgeon lives in Southern California with his wife and three children. His favorite pastime is spending time with his family. He also enjoys reading and playing golf in his spare time.

Areas of Interest: 
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery
  • Gastric Sleeve Surgery
  • Lap-Band System 
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Robotic-Assisted Surgery 

English, Urdu

Provider Specialty

General Surgery

Areas of Care

  • Gastric Bypass Surgery
  • Gastric Sleeve Surgery
  • Hernia Repair, Abdominal
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Revision Weight-Loss Surgery


Medical Education

Hahnemann University School of Medicine

Locations & Affiliations


Insurances Accepted

Centivo ACO
Anthem Commercial HMO
Cigna Commercial HMO
Aetna Commercial HMO
Health Net Commercial HMO
BlueShield Commercial HMO
UHC Commercial HMO
Aetna Medicare Advantage HMO
Alignment Medicare Advantage HMO
SCAN Medicare Advantage HMO
Health Net Medicare Advantage HMO
BlueShield Medicare Advantage HMO
Humana Medicare Advantage HMO
UHC AARP Medicare Advantage HMO
Anthem Pathway HMO
Cigna Value/Select HMO
UHC Harmony Commercial HMO
Anthem Vivity HMO