Dr. Gergis Ghobrial, MD

Dr. Gergis Ghobrial, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 61
Dr. Gergis Ghobrial, MD is a general surgery specialist in Long Beach, CA. He graduated from University of Ain Shams / Faculty of Medicine and specializes in general surgery.Read his story

2650 Elm Ave Ste 318

Long Beach, CA 90806

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  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Health Net

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Top Care Areas

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Hernia Repair
more than 54% of peers
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
more than 27% of peers
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
more than 5% of peers

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Dr. Ghobrial's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Ghobrial "Gergis Ghobrial, M.D., F.R.C.S. "Wherever the art of Medicine is loved, there is also a love of Humanity. " ? Hippocrates Dr. Ghobrial is a board-certified hernia specialist with over 25 years of experience in trauma, critical care, and general surgery. His special interests are in advanced robotic-assisted hernia repair and abdominal wall reconstruction for large, complex ventral hernia. He completed General Surgery residency focused on the art of minimal access technique in Ireland and England in 1992, where he was certified in General Surgery and became a fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland. Dr. Ghobrial moved to the United States in 1993, and to qualify for the American Board certification he completed a second General surgery residency at Drew/UCLA university where he was awarded executive chief resident and the teacher of the year . His passion for advancing surgical education earned him the appointment of Assistant Professor at Drew/UCLA University where he was actively involved in the teaching of medical students and surgical trainees in the General Surgery Residency program. He served as the Chief of Surgery and as an active member of multiple committee at Long Beach Memorial Medical Center. As an active member of the Americas Hernia Society and the Society of Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons, Dr. Ghobrial is always up-to-date with current medical events and is committed to the advancement of minimally invasive hernia repair."


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Ghobrial "Southern California Minimally Invasive Endoscopy and Surgery is a hernia focused establishment committed to providing top-notch medical care in a warm and friendly environment. 

  When surgery becomes the necessary choice for treating your hernia, what you need most is someone you can trust. You want a knowledgeable, skilled, and experienced surgeon who cares for you and your well-being. Additionally, you want a surgeon who is not only highly trained, but a leader in the field.  As a board-certified Hernia specialist, our surgeon Dr. Gergis Ghobrial combines each of these elements to give you state-of-the-art treatment and compassionate personalized care.

Dr. Ghobrial utilizes the most up to date techniques and innovative technology for the treatment of the inguinal, umbilical, and ventral hernias.  He is an active  member of Americas Hernia Society and Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons. "


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1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

6  Conditions Treated

7  Procedures

  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Hernia Repair
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Laparoscopic Abdominal Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • University of Ain Shams / Faculty of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ghobrial has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ghobrial's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ghobrial to family and friends
38 total reviews (10 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (38)

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Dr. Ghobrial's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (10)

Awesome, awesome, visit. Fantastic Staff and a very personable Dr.
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Dr. Ghrobrial is an excellent and extremely professional doctor. His staff is incredibly helpful and go out of their way to help in any way possible. We are very happy to have found Dr. Ghrobrial.
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I went in for a consultation for an inguinal hernia. Dr. Ghobrial was very patient to answer all my questions regarding the procedure and care for the hernia (should I decide not perform the surgery). Office staff was very nice and the office was well organized and clean. I am in the middle of my...more
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Dr. ghobrial is the best I really felt comfortable with him and he was able to tell me what was wrong right away without prolonging my issues.
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You done a wonderful job on my husband very much appreciated thank you Dr.Ghobri so much for everything My husband name is Steven Troupe
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