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Dr. Merchant's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
Specializes in Surgery
Board certified in General Surgery
No malpractice claims found
No sanctions found
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Dr. Merchant's bio
This content was provided by Dr. Merchant "Dr. Aziz Merchant's clinical expertise and areas of interest include minimally invasive surgical techniques, anti-reflux and hiatal hernia surgery, esophageal surgery and Achalasia, laparoscopic hernia repair, Bariatric surgery and obesity, and complex revisional laparoscopy. His research interests include surgical outcomes, patient-centered outcomes, surgical quality improvement, and cost-effectiveness research. From an educational perspective, Dr. Merchant's interests include surgical residency training and surgical simulation.Dr. Merchant currently serves as a committee member for Research, Publications, and Bariatrics committees of the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons. He is an active member of the American College of Surgeons. Dr. Merchant completed medical school at Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia, followed by surgical residency at Georgetown University. Then he finished a fellowship in advanced laparoscopy and bariatric surgery at Emory University. Prior to arriving at Rutgers, he was an assistant professor and associate residency program director at Central Michigan University."
This content was provided by Dr. Merchant "To care for every patient as if they are family"
Minimally Invasive Surgery
Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
Bile Duct Disorders
Carcinoid Tumor of Gastrointestinal Tract
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Head and Neck Cancer
Sickle Cell Disease
Diaphragmatic-Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Diaphragmatic-Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair With Robotic Assistance