George S. Ferzli, MD, FACS (Laparoscopic Gastrointestinal Surgery)

Department of Surgery, NYU Langone, New York, NY, USA

Dr. Ferzli is an active Professor of Surgery at NYU Langone Health as well as the Chief of the Minimally Invasive Fellowship Program at NYU Langone Health.  He has lectured in medical schools and universities as well as operated in hospitals in 62 cities throughout the world.  In addition, he has graduated 30 laparoscopic fellows since 1995. 

Dr. Ferzli is a recipient of the Ellis Island Medal of Honor.  He has more than 150 peer-reviewed published articles to his credit as well as participation in more than ten medical textbooks.  As an innovator in minimally invasive surgery, he holds eight U.S. patents for laparoscopic surgical instruments.

Dr. Ferzli graduated from St. Joseph University School of Medicine in Beirut, Lebanon, and completed his residency in General Surgery at Staten Island University Hospital.  He is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons and is board certified in Surgery and Surgical Critical Care. 

Terms of Appointment: Apr 2019 - Mar 2021