Michael Awad, MD

Michael M. Awad, MD, PhD

Specializes In
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery


Languages Spoken
  • English


Sees Patients For

Minimally invasive surgical techniques - laparoscopic, robotic, endoscopic - for GERD, gastroesophageal reflux disease) paraesophageal hernia, hiatal hernias, achalasia, gastroparesis, peptic ulcer disease, gallbladder disease

Hospital Affiliations

  • Barnes-Jewish Hospital
  • Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital



Board Certifications

  • Surgery

Academic Title(s)

Professor, Surgery
Division of General Surgery
Section of Minimally Invasive Surgery

Research Interests

The design and development of new surgical platforms for performing NOTES (natural orifice translumenal endoscopic surgery)

Publications & Research

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Medical School

2001 Alpert Medical School, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island

Ph.D. (Pathobiology)

2001 Alpert Medical School, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island


2008 Department of Surgery, Johns Hopkins Hospital

Visiting Registrar

2006 The John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford University


2009 Laparoscopic and Endoscopic Surgery, Legacy Health Systems/Oregon Health Sciences

Financial Disclosures
  • Intuitive Surgical Inc
    • Consulting/Advisory Board: $10,000 - $19,999
    • Reporting Date: 05/01/2021

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