Zaher I Nuwayhid, MD

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Specialties
Surgery, Bariatric Surgery
Gender
Male

Primary Office
1600 South Andrews Avenue
West Wing 1090
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316
Phone
954-523-2727
Fax:
954-523-8814
Alternate Location
800 SW 108 Avenue
Suite 100
Miami, FL 33174
Phone
305-348-3627
Fax:
305-348-4261

Meet the Physician

Dr. Nuwayhid is a general surgeon with a specialty in bariatric surgery. He received his medical school degree from the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, where he graduated at top of his class. Dr. Nuwayhid completed his residency in general surgery at the University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital in 2011. He completed bariatric training from the Laproscopic Institute of South Florida in 2012.

Dr. Nuwayhid subsequently joined a private practice, which enabled him to pursue his great interest in bariatric surgery. Today he performs several weight-loss procedures, including laparoscopic gastric bypass, sleeve gastrectomy and lap band. While excelling in this field, Dr. Nuwayhid continues to perform general surgery, including gallbladder, hernia and colon procedures.

Dr. Nuwayhid has published multiple scientific articles in the field of general surgery. He received the Outstanding Senior Resident of the Year Award in 2010 from the University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital. Dr. Nuwayhid has also been a member of the medical honor society Alpha Omega Alpha since 2006.
Expertise
Bariatrics/Weight Loss Surgery
Languages
  • Spanish
Hospital Affiliation

Research

Dr. Nuwayhid has published multiple scientific articles in the field of general surgery. He received the Outstanding Senior Resident of the Year Award in 2010 from the University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital. Dr. Nuwayhid has also been a member of the medical honor society Alpha Omega Alpha since 2006.

Training in Robotic Surgery

Education

Education
  • University Of Miami, 2006
Internships
  • Jackson Memorial Hospital, 2007, Surgery
Residencies
  • Univ Of Miami-Jackson Memorial Med Ctr, 2011, Surgery
Certifications
  • American Board of Surgery-Surgery