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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
144 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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March 20, 2019

have been dealing with this dr since 2010, they have always been great to deal with and always take care of my questions and concerns.

March 12, 2019

Doctor is always caring and supportive.

February 28, 2019

Bethann and Dr. Ali were very considerate and respectful and listened well to all of my concerns.

February 27, 2019

Dr Ali is wonderful and listen to everything I had to say and is doing what he needs to help me .

February 20, 2019

Great visit learned and discussed a lot with Dr. Ali.

February 18, 2019

Dr. Ali is a very thorough doctor and I have much respect for him.

February 15, 2019

Dr Ali and his staff are wonderful...I did have to see Dr Asad for a visit and he was just as wonderful. I would recommend then to anyone

February 13, 2019

Dr. Ali is a wonderful doctor. He is easy to talk too and i feel he looks at everything thoroughly. He is friendly and knowledgeable.

February 13, 2019

great doctor and I understand he is needed in multiple places at one time, but I didn't appreciate him answering a phone call during the visit even though it was work related. however he didn't miss a beat and knew right were to pick up and was apologetic

January 23, 2019

Dr Ali and his staff are great and very attentive. I highly recommend their practice to anyone dealing with an obesity problem.