Stanley R. Klein, M.D., F.A.C.S.


Professor of Surgery, UCLA School of Medicine


Bachelor Degree: UCLA
Medical Degree: UC San Diego
Internship: General Surgery, Harbor-UCLA Medical Center
Residency: General Surgery, Harbor-UCLA Medical Center
General Surgery, Harbor-UCLA Medical Center
Clinical Fellowship in Emergency Medicine

Board Certifications

American Board of Surgery, General Surgery
American Board of Surgery, Surgical Critical Care

Awards and Honors

  • Magna Cum Laude from UCLA
  • Distinguished Teaching Award – Human Anatomy, UC San Diego
  • Distinguished Faculty Teaching Award, Harbor-UCLA Medical Center Department of Surgery
  • Golden Apple Teaching Award UCLA School of Medicine
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Elected as Honorary Faculty Member at UCLA
Research Focus

Physiology of Weight Loss Following Roux-Y Gastric Bypass

Professional Service
  • American College of Surgeons, Membership Committee
  • Southern California Chapter, American College of Surgeons, Board of Directors
  • American Association for the Surgery of Trauma, Prevention Committee Member
  • Firearms Legislation Consultant California State Assembly
  • Los Angeles County Trauma System Organization Committee; Harbor-UCLA: Trauma Performance Committee, Cancer Committee, Interdisciplinary Practice Committee
  • American Board of Surgery Guest Board Examiner
Personal Interests

Outdoor Sports (e.g. Skiing, Fishing, Surfing), Raiders Football, Professional and Collegiate Football, Cooking