Fadi F Attiyeh

Fadi F Attiyeh, MD

  • CLINICAL PROFESSOR | Surgery

Specialty:

Surgery

Dr. Fadi F. Attiyeh is a surgical oncologist, board certified in general surgery and colon and rectal surgery. He did his fellowship in surgical oncology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. Dr. Attiyeh's areas of interest include colorectal cancer. He has extensive experience in the treatment of rectal cancer, with emphasis on total mesorectal excision with preservation of sphincteric, sexual, and urinary functions. Dr. Attiyeh's other interests are in the surgical management of benign and malignant diseases of the liver, gallbladder, bile ducts, and pancreas. He has a large experience in the treatment of liver metastases, and in Whipple's resections. In addition, he started a program of intraperitoneal hyperthermic chemotherapy for peritoneal carcinomatosis. Dr. Attiyeh is Chief of the Hepatobiliary/Pancreatic Service at Mount Sinai West Hospital Center, Formerly St. Luke's Roosevelt Hospital Center, and Professor of Surgery at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. He was elected President of the New York Surgical Society (2006-2007), and President of the New York Cancer Society (2007-2008).

Certifications

American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery

American Board of Surgery

Education

MD, American University of Beirut

Residency, Surgery, American University Of Beirut

Fellowship, Surgery Oncology, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

Fellowship, Surgical Oncology, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center