Moiz M Mustafa

Moiz M Mustafa, MD

Assistant Professor

Business Phone: (352) 273-8757

About Moiz M Mustafa

Moiz M. Mustafa, MD, is an assistant professor in the UF Department of Surgery’s division of pediatric surgery. He earned his medical degree from New Jersey Medical School and completed a pediatric surgery fellowship at the University of Texas Medical School at Houston. Dr. Mustafa completed his general surgery residency  at the University of Rochester Medical Center, also serving as the administrative chief resident in general surgery. He is board-certified in general surgery.

Dr. Mustafa’s clinical interests include neonatal surgery, minimally invasive pediatric surgery, Hirschprung disease and anorectal malformations. He is a member of the American College of Surgeons, the American Pediatric Surgical Association and the American Academy of Pediatrics.

Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Surgery
    American Board of Surgery
  • Surgery
    American Board of Surgery

Clinical Profile

  • Surgery
  • Pediatric Surgery
Areas of Interest
  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Burns
  • Burns – resources
  • Congenital diaphragmatic hernia repair
  • Diaphragmatic hernia
  • Esophageal atresia
  • Esophageal stricture – benign
  • Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation
  • Feeding tube insertion – gastrostomy
  • Gastroesophageal reflux disease
  • Gastroesophageal reflux disease – children
  • Gastroesophageal reflux in infants
  • Gastroschisis
  • Gastroschisis repair
  • Hernia
  • Hiatal hernia
  • Hirschsprung disease
  • Imperforate anus
  • Inguinal hernia repair
  • Intussusception – children
  • Malignant teratoma of the mediastinum
  • Necrotizing enterocolitis
  • Neuroblastoma
  • Obesity in children
  • Omphalocele
  • Pyloric stenosis in infants
  • Spleen removal
  • Thyroid diseases
  • Tracheoesophageal fistula and esophageal atresia repair
  • Umbilical hernia
  • Umbilical hernia repair
  • Volvulus – childhood
  • Wilms tumor


Analysis of Outcomes in Adolescents and Young Adults With Pilonidal Disease.
Frontiers in surgery. 8 [DOI] 10.3389/fsurg.2021.613605. [PMID] 33718427.
Outcomes After Prehospital Endotracheal Intubation in Suburban/Rural Pediatric Trauma.
The Journal of surgical research. 249:138-144 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jss.2019.11.034. [PMID] 31954974.
Primary mediastinal infantile fibrosarcoma: An unusual presentation involving the thymus.
Pediatric blood & cancer. 67(11) [DOI] 10.1002/pbc.28402. [PMID] 32735378.
Primary B cell repertoire remodeling to achieve humoral transplantation tolerance.
Seminars in immunology. 24(2):109-14 [DOI] 10.1016/j.smim.2011.08.016. [PMID] 21978627.
Essential role for B cells in transplantation tolerance.
Current opinion in immunology. 23(5):685-91 [DOI] 10.1016/j.coi.2011.07.011. [PMID] 21982511.
Strategies for B-lymphocyte repertoire remodeling in transplantation tolerance.
Immunologic research. 51(1):1-4 [DOI] 10.1007/s12026-011-8246-6. [PMID] 21948256.


Master of Science in Medical Sciences, Health Outcomes & Implementation Science
2021 · University of Florida College of Medicine
Fellowship – Pediatric Surgery
2016 · University of Texas
Residency – Surgery
2014 · University of Rochester
Postdoctoral Research Fellowship
2012 · University of Pennsylvania
Medical Degree
2007 · New Jersey Medical School
Bachelor of Science, Chemical Biology
2003 · Stevens Intitute of Technology

Teaching Profile

Courses Taught
MDC7600 Surgery Clerkship
MDT7600 Elect Top/Surgery

Contact Details

(352) 273-8757