Rami Lutfi, M.D., F.A.C.S.

  • Board Certified Surgeon Specializing in Bariatrics
    Clinical Assistant Professor at University of Illinois at Chicago
  • Vice president of the Illinois Association of Bariatric Surgery
    • Teaches LAP-BAND®, Sleeve Gastrectomy and Single Incision Surgery technology to surgeons at the Chicago Institute of Advanced Bariatrics
  • Medical School:
    • University of Damascus, Faculty Of Medicine
      Damascus, Syria
  • Internship Hospital:
    • University of Illinois Hospital
      Chicago, IL
      Year completed: 1998
  • Residency Hospital:
    • University of Illinois Hospital
      Chicago, IL
      Year completed: 2003
  • Fellowship Hospital:
    • Vanderbilt University Hospital
      Nashville, TN

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