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L. Brian Katz, MD

Surgery

    • Position
    • ASSOCIATE CLINICAL PROFESSOR | Surgery
    • Specialty
    • Surgery
    • Languages
    • English
    • Hebrew
    • Hospital Affiliation
    • Mount Sinai Hospital

Biography

Professional Societies
  • American College of Surgeons
  • Society of Endoscopic Surgeons
  • New York Surgical Society
  • Society of American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons
Specialty Interests
  • Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy (including stones in the bile duct)
  • Laparoscopic Colectomy (Crohn's Disease, ulcerative colitis, familial polyposis, benign and malignant tumors)
  • Laparoscopic Small Bowel Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Esophagogastric (GERD, hiatal hernia, Achalasia, tumors both benign and malignant, peptic ulcer disease) Surgery
  • Laparoscopic solid organ (spleen, adrenal, pancreas)
  • Laparoscopic lysis of adhesions (abdominal pain)
  • Diagnostic Laparoscopy

Clinical Focus

Education

MD, University of Witwatersrand

Residency, Medicine/Surgery
Johannesburg General Hospital
Residency, Surgery
Veterans Administration Med. Ctr.
Residency, Surgery
Mount Sinai Hospital

Languages

English, Hebrew

Certification

American Board of Surgery