Innovations in the use of the Plasma Surgical Scapel for General Surgery, Gastrointestinal Tumors and Endoscopy


Fellowship - Yale University School of Medicine/Yale New Haven Hospital,

Postdoctoral Immunology, Clinical Organ Transplantation (Liver, Kidney, Pancreas)

New Haven, CT, USA

Fellowship - Humboldt University Charité Mitte Campus/Virchow Clinic

Benign and Complex Tumors Hepatobiliary (liver, bile duct, gallbladder), pancreas, gastrointestinal tract and Organ Transplantation (liver, kidney, pancreas and intestine).

Berlin, Germany

Fellowship - University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine/University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh and Thomas E. Starzl Transplantation Institute

Multivisceral and Intestinal Transplantation (Liver, Kidney, Intestine, Stomach, Pancreas) for Adult and Pediatric.

Pittsburgh, PA, USA

Fellowship - Chaim Sheba Medical Center

Peritoneal Surface Malignancy, Cytoreductive Surgery, HIPEC (Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy)

Tel HaShomer, Israel

Residency - University of Pittsburgh Medical Center at McKeesport

General Surgery

McKeesport, PA, USA

Medical School - Temple University School of Medicine

Philadelphia, PA, USA

Undergraduate - Villanova University

BA German & Minor Russian Languages and Literature

Villanova, PA, USA

Board Certification

American Board of Surgery

General Surgery - 2000


American Board of Surgery

General Surgery - (2008, 2020)


American Society of Transplant Surgeons (Yale University School of Medicine) 2001

American Society of Transplant Surgeons (University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine) 2002