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Camran Nezhat
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Camran Nezhat, MD has been called the father of modern-day operative laparoscopy which revolutionized modern day surgery. Dr. Nezhat performed extensive procedures by Minimally Invasive Surgery for the first time and collaborated with renowned robotic pioneers, Ajit Shah and Phil Green at Stanford Research Institute in the 1990’s, during the early phases of research and development for the da Vinci robot. Recipient of numerous awards worldwide, Dr. Nezhat has also been chosen by his peers to serve in a variety of leadership roles, including past president of the Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons, associate editor of the Journal of the Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons, editor of the Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology, and editorial board member of the Journal of Fertility and Sterility. Dr. Nezhat is editor of 6 textbooks, and more than 500 published articles.

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Recent article categories: Obstetrics/Gynecology, General Surgery