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Specialty:

Surgery

Sub Specialty:
Bariatric Medicine
General Surgery
Bariatric Surgery
Obesity Medicine

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Hamot

Language Spoken:
Punjabi
Urdu

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.7 Stars
137 Patient
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LOCATION(S):

Bariatric Surgery Center
300 State St.
4th Floor
Erie, PA 16507
Office Phone:
(814) 877-6997
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BOARD CERTIFICATIONS:

Surgery, American Board of Surgery

Education:

MD, Medical College of the Aga Khan University, Karachi, KS, Pakistan

Residency:
UMDNJ University Hospital,
Newark, NJ


Fellowships:
University of Washington School of Medicine/Academic Affairs,
Seattle, WA

Duke University School of Medicine,
Durham, NC



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October 10, 2018

Dr. Ali is a great listener and gave me excellent advice.

September 19, 2018

excellent care

September 18, 2018

This was my first appointment with Dr Ali. overall great experience

September 06, 2018

he is clearly knowledgeable and has great expertise. also clear that he gives the same "speech" to everyone and was in autopilot mode. little regard for how difficult it was for me emotionally to address my weight and related challenges. no encouragement or warmth. very matter of fact. I definitely didn't feel "better" having been there.

September 06, 2018

very caring and understanding

September 04, 2018

Dr. Ali was very helpful and I understood everything he said to me about my Weight loss surgery.

August 22, 2018

Good, the provider and staff was very professional

August 20, 2018

Always a pleasure to see Dr. Ali.

August 15, 2018

I'm very pleased with my overall experience of the care provided by Dr. Ali and his staff.

August 15, 2018

Dr.Ali saved my life. I am forever in his debt. I refer people to him frequently.