- Bariatric Surgery
- General Surgery
- Minimally Invasive Surgery
Hospital Admission Privileges
- Crozer-Chester Medical Center
Areas of Interest
Minimally Invasive, Bariatric and General Surgery
- Odessa State Medical University, Odessa, Ukraine, M.D.
- Westchester Medical Center, Valhalla, New York, Department of Surgery
- Westchester Medical Center, Valhalla, New York
Teaching or Professional Positions
Instructor of Surgery at St. Vincent's Medical Center/New York Medical College, 2006 - 2009
Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons
American College of Surgeons
Honors, Awards, etc.
Graduated Medical School, Summa Cum Laude, 1983
The Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons Resident Achievement Award, 2003
16 years & older
Surgery 2006 - 2017
Disease Condition Syndrome
Morbid Obesity, diseases of stomach, small bowel and large bowel, diseases of gallbladder and biliary tree, hernias of anterior abdominal wall.
General surgeon in medical mission to Nibale, Vganda: February 9-17, 2012.
Eager road cyclist.
Philosophy Of Care
I believe every person has a right to equitable, ethical, accessible quality health care that promotes healing and health. My philosophy is to provide health care that respects human dignity, individuality and diversity among groups.
Laparoscopic gastric bypass, laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy, laparoscopic gastric band placement, laparoscopic hiatal hernia repair, laparoscopic and open resections of stomach, small and large bowel, laparoscopic and open operations for treatment of disease of the gallbladder and extrahepatic biliary tree, laparoscopic and open repair of abdominal wall hernias.