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Dr. Ali Tavakkoli reviews medical content for Healthwise, a nonprofit organization with a mission to help people make better health decisions. Dr. Tavakkoli's practice is focused on minimally invasive weight loss surgery with a particular focus on bariatric patients.
MBBS: Honors in Surgery, University of London, London, England, 1993
Internship: The Royal London Hospital, London, England, 1993–1994
Residency in Surgery: Wessex Rotation, The Royal London Hospital, London, England, 1994–1998
Fellowship in Surgical Research: Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, 1998–2000
Specialist Registrar in Surgery: East Anglian Rotation, Cambridge, England, 2000–2001
Residency in Surgery: Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, 2001–2005
Fellowship in Minimally Invasive Surgery: Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, 2005–2006
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Last Revised: August 23, 2013
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