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Paul A Thodiyil, MD Email Paul Thodiyil

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Mount Sinai Doctors ?
    • Position
    • Specialties
    • Surgery
    • Bariatric Surgery
    • Languages
    • English
    • Russian
    • Spanish
    • Hospital Affiliations
    • Mount Sinai Brooklyn
    • Mount Sinai Morningside and Mount Sinai West
    • Mount Sinai Beth Israel
    • The Mount Sinai Hospital
Dr. Thodiyil is Director of the Bariatric Surgery Program at Mount Sinai Beth Israel and offers a comprehensive range of services for weight loss surgery, including revision surgery.
After completing a General surgery residency at the Hammersmith Hospital, London, Dr. Thodiyil undertook a clinical fellowship in esophago-gastric surgery at USC+LAC Medical Center in Los Angeles.  He then went on to receive training in advanced minimally invasive and bariatric surgery at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center and the Cleveland Clinic, OH.  He is experienced in the surgical treatment of disorders of the esophagus and stomach utilizing robotic surgery, including D2 gastrectomy for gastric cancer ('Japanese Approach").  Dr. Thodiyil is a certified proctor in robotic surgery on the Da Vinci platform.   He prefers to use the robotic minimally invasive approach for most abdominal procedures including hernias.

Clinical Focus


MD, University of Ibadan

Adeoyo State Hospitals

Residency, Gen Surgery
Hammersmith Hosp, London

Residency, General Surgery
St. George's Healthcare NHS Trust

Residency, Gen Surgery
* New York Methodist Hospital *

Fellowship, Thoracic Surgery
USC+LAC Medical Center

Fellowship, Laparoscopic Surgery
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

Fellowship, Laparoscopic Surgery
Cleveland Clinic Hospital

Fellowship, General Surgery
New York Methodist Hospital


English, Russian, Spanish