We take pride in utilizing modern, minimally-invasive techniques that effectively resolve a variety of health concerns, including gastrointestinal disorders, obesity, and diseases of the breast, with minimal downtime. Our experienced staff of compassionate and educated professionals is here to support you from your initial consultation through your recovery.

Meet The Surgeons

Advanced Surgical Santa Barbara

Dr. David Thoman

Specializes in minimally-invasive gastrointestinal and weight loss surgery.

Dr. Lexine Yurcho

Specializes in diseases of the colon, rectum and the anus.

Dr. Kimberly Grafton

Specializes in treatment of breast cancer and disease, and malignant melanoma.

Meet The Team


Cyndi Chilcott

Practice Administrator/Surgery Coordinator

Sam Howard

Deanna Rodriguez

Bariataric coordinator/Medical Assistant

Jeannee Diaz

Maria Lemus

Medical Receptionist/Secretary