Dr. Ali Tavakkoli reviews medical content for Healthwise, a nonprofit organization with a mission to help people make better health decisions.
Dr. Tavakkoli's practice is focused on minimally invasive weight loss surgery with a particular focus on bariatric patients.
MBBS: Honors in Surgery, University of London, London, England, 1993
Internship: The Royal London Hospital, London, England, 1993–1994
Residency in Surgery: Wessex Rotation, The Royal London Hospital, London, England, 1994–1998
Fellowship in Surgical Research: Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, 1998–2000
Specialist Registrar in Surgery: East Anglian Rotation, Cambridge, England, 2000–2001
Residency in Surgery: Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, 2001–2005
Fellowship in Minimally Invasive Surgery: Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, 2005–2006
American Board of Surgery
Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA:
This reviewer reported no financial conflicts.
August 23, 2013
How this information was developed to help you make better health decisions.
To learn more visit Healthwise.org
© 1995-2013 Healthwise, Incorporated. Healthwise, Healthwise for every health decision, and the Healthwise logo are trademarks of Healthwise, Incorporated.
We are happy to take your appointment request over the phone, or, you may fill out an online request form.
Disclaimer: The information on this website is for general informational purposes only and SHOULD NOT be relied upon as a substitute for sound professional medical advice, evaluation or care from your physician or other qualified health care provider.