Neil H. Bhayani, MD
- General Surgery
Dr. Neil Bhayani is the Director of Liver, Pancreatic and Complex Cancer Surgery as well as Director of Reflux and Esophageal Surgery at the Association of South Bay Surgeons. He was also elected Chair of the Liver, Pancreas and Gastrointestinal Cancer Program at Torrance Memorial Medical Center.
His busy practice includes major abdominal cancer operations and gastric and esophageal surgery weekly. He is genuinely interested in caring for patients with complex cancers, reflux, and abdominal problems using the newest minimally invasive techniques.
Having had 3 years of extra training beyond General Surgery, Dr Bhayani uses laparoscopic surgery to reduce pain and speed up recovery after major pancreatic, liver, stomach and esophageal surgery. He regularly collaborates in clinical research projects with researchers nationwide to directly improve patient care. Dr. Neil Bhayani has been voted a “Top Doctor” by LA Magazine.
Neuroscience and Economics BA, graduating with Honors
The Johns Hopkins University - 2005
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine - 2010
Masters of Health Science in Clinical Investigation
The Johns Hopkins University School of Public Health - 2011
Advanced Gastro-Intestinal & Minimally Invasive Surgery Fellowship
Providence Cancer Center - 2012
Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Surgery & Surgical Oncology Fellowship
Penn State University - 2013
- Neuroscience and Economics BA, graduating with Honors
- Top Doctors Award - Los Angeles Magazine, 2018
- Physician Excellence Award - Friends of Nursing,, 2016
- Physician Excellence Award – The Reason is You, , 2015
- Physician of the Month, Penn State Hershey Medic, 2012