About Alexander Ayzengart
Alexander L. Ayzengart, MD, MPH, FACS, is an assistant professor in the division of general surgery. He earned his medical degree from the University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor. Dr. Ayzengart completed his general surgery residency at the University of California San Francisco Medical Center. He completed subspecialty training in advanced laparoscopic, metabolic, and bariatric surgery at the Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles. He also served as a lieutenant commander in the U.S. Navy Medical Corps. Dr. Ayzengart was a staff general surgeon at the U.S. Naval Hospital in Camp Pendleton and a department head at the U.S. Naval Hospital in Yokosuka, Japan.
Dr. Ayzengart’s clinical interests include weight loss surgery, gastroesophageal disease, anti-reflux surgery, and abdominal and inguinal hernia surgery. His research interests include novel techniques in management of gastroesophageal conditions.
He is board-certified through the American Board of Surgery and is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons. He is also a member of the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons, the Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract, and the Naffziger Surgical Society.
SurgeryAmerican Board of Surgery
- Anti-reflux surgery
- Bariatric Surgery
- Barrett esophagus
- Esophageal cancer
- Esophageal stricture – benign
- Esophagectomy – minimally invasive
- Gastroesophageal reflux disease
- Hiatal hernia
- Small bowel resection
- Spleen removal
- Stomach cancer