Dr. Younan Nowzaradan, widely known as Dr. Nowzaradan, is an American veteran surgeon best known for his work in American reality TV show My 600-Lb Life. He is on the show for almost every episode and has gained massive fame along with a huge net worth.
Apart from the show, he has also been serving as a surgeon for more than three decades and is widely known for not rejecting cases which are high risks.
Continue reading to find out more about his net worth, salary, properties and much more.
Dr. Nowzaradan Net Worth and Salary
Dr. Nowzaradan reportedly has an estimated net worth of $4 million which is no less than some A-listers celebrities like Aaron Carter, Mark Hamill. Even though the figures are widely available, they have not been confirmed by Dr. Nowzaradan himself or his close ones.
The reality TV star cum doctor specializes in gastric surgery, and there are no doubts that he makes a massive sum of money just through his career as a surgeon.
In the United State, the average cost for gastric bypass surgery is $23,000, lap band is $14,500, and sleeve gastrectomy is $14,900. Let us remind you that these are only average costs and since Dr. Nowzaradan is known to take high-risk cases too, the prices can even be doubled for few cases.
Nonetheless, he makes thousands of dollars per patient through his career as a surgeon which eventually add up to his net worth.
Moving along, his appearance on My 600-Lb Life has not only gained him fame, but he also receives a hefty pay cheque through it. The exact figures he earns through the show are not known, but he reportedly makes hundred thousands of dollars for each episode of the show.
Watch Dr. Nowzaradan's best moments in My 600-Lb Life.
These are the limited information regarding his career and net worth that the doctor has openly spoken about. Other information like his cars, houses, and assets have not been revealed. Let's rather find out more about his personal life.
Dr. Nowzaradan Wife and Children
Dr. Nowzaradan is currently single, but he was previously married to wife Delores. They also have three children together, and their son Jonathan Nowzaradan is the producer of the show My 600-Lb Life in which stars the doctor as well.
Dr. Nowzaradan and Delores got married in 1975 and were married for 27 years until they decided to call it quits. The reason behind their divorce is unknown, but their divorce was finalized in 2002.
Nonetheless, the fact that he has a perfect relationship with his children after the marriage is great.