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Zhitnikov

Sergey Zhitnikov, M.D.

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Profile

Gender:
Male

Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery

Hospital Admission Privileges

  • Crozer-Chester Medical Center

Areas of Interest

Minimally Invasive, Bariatric and General Surgery

Languages

  • English
  • Russian
  • Ukrainian

Education

Education

1983
Odessa State Medical University, Odessa, Ukraine, M.D.

Residency

1999-2004
Westchester Medical Center, Valhalla, New York, Department of Surgery

Fellowship

2004-2005
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

Professional Memberships

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

Age Groups

16 years & older

Board Certified

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.

Personal Info

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.

Procedures

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.

Office Information

Doctor's Contact Information

  • Office Phone: 610-619-8450
  • Fax: 610-619-8451

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