New Jersey Top Doctor Award

New Jersey Top Doctor Award
NJ Health Magazine
2014-2015

Talk of the Town – New Jersey

Talk of the Town – New Jersey
Talk of the Town News
2013-2015

Americas Top Surgeons

Americas Top Surgeons
Consumers Research and Council of America
2008-2015

The Leading Physicians of the World
The International Association of HealthCare Professionals
2009-2014

Patient’s Choice Award in N.J.

Patient’s Choice Award in N.J.
Consumer Research Council of America
01/2012

Americas Top Surgeons

America’s Top Surgeons Award in Bariatric & Laparoscopic Surgery
Consumer Research Council of America
01/2011

Americas Top Surgeons

America’s Top Surgeons Award in Bariatric & Laparoscopic Surgery
Consumer Research Council of America
01/2010

Patient’s Choice Award in N.J.
Consumer Research Council of America
01/2010

Americas Top Surgeons

America’s Top Surgeons Award in Bariatric & Laparoscopic Surgery
Consumer Research Council of America
01/2008

Realize Band Training Certificate
Ethicon Endo Surgery
12/2008

N.O.T.E.S. (Esophyx) procedure for GERD
Endo Gastric Solutions
06/2008

N.O.T.E.S. (Stomaphyx) Course
Endo Gastric Solutions
12/2007

Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy Course
Ethicon Endo-Surgery
03/2007

Teaching Excellence Award
Staten Island University Hospital
06/2005

Laparoscopic and Hand Assisted Colon Resection
Montefiore Institute for Minimally Invasive Surgery
02/2004

Training on Procedure for Prolapse and Hemorrhoids
Ethicon Endo-Surgery
08/2004

Top Gun Skills and Suturing

Top Gun Skills and Suturing
Ethicon Endo-Surgery
11/2003

Personal Achievements

  • The First Robotic Bariatric surgery in Monmouth county New Jersey
  • The First surgeon in NJ to perform N.O.T.E.S (Natural Orifice Surgery) for acid reflux treatment in NJ state
  • The First Surgeon to perform a Robotic Heller Myotomy Procedure at RWJUH
  • The First surgeon to perform a Revisional Longitudinal Sleeve-to-Sleeve Gastrectomy utilizing the Olympus 3D HD endoscopy system.
  • Established and started the First laparoscopic inguinal hernia repair program at University of Pennsylvania
  • Established and started the First Robotic Bariatric program at RWJUH and Centra State Hospital

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