Fadi F. Attiyeh, MD, FACS, FASCRS

Medical Specialty

Colorectal Cancer, and Hepatobiliary/Pancreatic Surgery

Board Certification

General Surgery 1975 Colon and Rectal Surgery 1982


All plans with out of network benefits accepted.

Medical School

American University of Beirut, 1969


General Surgery, American University Medical Center, Beirut, 1969-73


Surgical Oncology, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, 1973-76

Academic Appointment

Professor of Surgery, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai.

Office address

425 West 59th. Street, Suite 8B-1
New York, NY 10019
Tel: 212 307 1144
Fax: 212 307 0074
E-mail address: fattiyeh@chpnet.org

From the Doctor

Dr. Fadi Attiyeh is a surgical oncologist who is board certified in general surgery and colon and rectal surgery. He did his fellowship in surgical oncology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. Following his training, he was recruited to the attending staff at Memorial Hospital where he continued his work in cancer of the colon and rectum. In 1981, Dr. Attiyeh was recruited at Mount Sinai St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital Center, where he expanded his surgical expertise to the treatment of tumors and other surgical diseases of the liver, gallbladder, bile ducts, and pancreas. He has accumulated a large experience in the treatment of liver metastases, and in Whipple's resections. He serves as Chief of the Hepatobiliary/Pancreatic Service

Dr. Attiyeh's other areas of interest include Colorectal Cancer. In particular, he has extensive experience in the treatment of rectal cancer, where the emphasis is on total mesorectal excision with preservation of sphincteric, sexual, and urinary functions.

In addition, he recently started a program of intraperitoneal hyperthermic chemotherapy for peritoneal carcinomatosis.

Dr. Attiyeh was elected president of the New York Surgical Society (2006-2007), and president of the New York Cancer Society (2007-2008)

Meet Our Physicians
Fadi F. Attiyeh, MD, FACS, FASCRS
Professor of Surgery, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai Surgical Oncology/ Hepatobiliary Surgery
(212) 307-1144
Benjamin J. Golas, MD, FACS
Assistant Professor of Surgery
(212) 523-7723