Aharon E Sareli, MD

Sareli Aharon E
Critical Care Medicine

Primary Office
3501 Johnson Street
Third Floor
Hollywood, FL 33021

Meet the Physician

Medical Director, Critical Care Medicine, Memorial Healthcare System
Chairman, Memorial Physician Group Advisory Board

Dr. Aharon Sareli is a board-certified specialist in critical care medicine, pulmonary disease, sleep medicine, and internal medicine. He earned his medical degree from the University of Witwatersrand, South Africa, completed his internship and residency and Chief Residency at Albert Einstein Medical Center, and completed his fellowship at Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania.


Awards and honors

  • 2003 – Frank Hammond Sivitz Memorial Award for the resident who best promotes camaraderie and a sense of well being among peers and other co-workers, Albert Einstein Medical Center, Philadelphia
  • 2003 – Louis B Schatz Memorial Award – honorable mention: for academic and clinical excellence in a member of the house staff, Albert Einstein Medical Center, Philadelphia
  • 2003 – 3rd prize: resident research competition, Albert Einstein Medical Center, Philadelphia
  • 2002 – Categorical intern award – in recognition of outstanding performance by a PGY 1 resident in the Albert Einstein Medical Center Internal Medicine residency program
  • 2002 - Richard Levy, MD infectious diseases award – in recognition of outstanding performance by a medical resident on the infectious disease service, Albert Einstein Medical Center, Philadelphia
  • 1994 - Efamed award for best medical student in Medical Biochemistry, University of Witwatersrand, Medical School
  • 1993 - E.J.A Loerincz scholarship for academic excellence, University of Witwatersrand
  • 1992 - University of Witwatersrand scholarship for academic excellence 

Professional organizations

  • American Thoracic Society
  • Society of Critical Care Medicine

Research & recent publications

  • Sareli AE, Marshall D: A devastating complication of type 1 Neurofibromatosis American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine 2012; 185: e12-e13
  • Sareli AE, Cantor CR, Williams NN, Korus G, Raper SE, Pien G, Hurley S, Maislin G, Schwab RJ: Obstructive Sleep Apnea in Patients Undergoing Bariatric Surgery-A Tertiary Center Experience. 2009 Aug Obesity surgery
  • Sareli A, Schwab R: The sleep friendly ICU – Critical Care Clinics: 2008 Jul 24(3) pages 613-26.
  • Sareli A, Janssen J, Sterman D, Saint S, Pyeritz R: What’s the connection? New England Journal of Medicine: 2008 Feb 7, Vol 358 nmbr 6, pages 626-632
  • Sareli A, Sacks R, Anand G, de Jongh M, Sivak S: Board review questions in internal medicine: Resident & Staff Physician – May 2005, Vol. 51, no. 5, page 42 – 50
  • Sareli A, Eiger G: Pulmonary Medicine quiz: Aspergilloma: Resident & Staff Physician Vol. 50, No. 5, page 16



  • 1997
  • Albert Einstein Medical Center, 2005, Internal Medicine
  • Hospital Of University Of Pennsylvania, 2008, Pulmonary Disease
  • American Board of Internal Medicine-Critical Care Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Medicine-Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Medicine-Pulmonary Disease
  • American Board of Internal Medicine-Sleep Medicine

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