DR. Ahmad Fotovat earned his undergraduate degree from Pahlavi University and medical degree from Tehran University Medical School, both in Iran. He did his internship and residency at St. Vincent’s Medical Center and completed subspecialty training in plastic surgery and pediatric surgery at Yale-New Haven Hospital. He is a clinical assistant professor of surgery at New York Medical College. Dr. Fotovat is a general surgeon at St. Vincent’s Medical Center with over 30 years expertise in all areas of general surgery with a focus on laparoscopic procedures. He also treats a variety of conditions including abdominal problems, benign and malignant tumors, breast surgery and pancreatic disease. He performs laparoscopic gallbladder removal and can perform this procedure with a single incision as well. He excels in hernia/recurrence/revision surgery and his hernia patients can return to work in as little time as one week. He has won numerous awards and has earned a reputation not just for his medical skills, but for his compassion and commitment to patients.
Practice: Advanced Surgical Associates
Medical School: Tehran University Medical School
Hospital Affiliations: St. Vincent’s Medical Center
Organizations: American College of Surgeons, International College of Surgeons, Fairfield County Medical Association, Greater Bridgeport Medical Association