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Farr Nezhat Farr Nezhat, MD

Nezhat Surgery for Gynecology/Oncology (USA)

Farr Nezhat, MD, FACOG, FACS is an Adjunct Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Medicine at the School of Medicine at Stony Brook University. He is the Director of the Division and Fellowship in Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery and Robotics, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, at Winthrop University Hospital.

Recognizing the potential impact of minimally invasive surgery in the treatment of gynecologic cancer, Dr. Nezhat completed a fellowship in gynecologic oncology at Mount Sinai Medical Center. Subsequently, he was able to refine and develop laparoscopic operative techniques for efficient, safe and effective application in gynecological oncology. His work resulted in several groundbreaking publications on laparoscopic and robotic management of cervical, endometrial and ovarian cancer. He developed an interest in cancer arising from endometriosis, resulting in widely recognized, influential studies.

He contributes prolifically to the scientific and medical literature, having authored over 200 manuscripts, four textbooks and dozens of book chapters. He organizes numerous post-graduate courses and is a regularly invited faculty member at national and international professional societies and congresses.

He was a founding member of The Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons, established in 1992, and has continuously served the SLS in various board positions since 1994, including President, Vice President and Treasurer. Dr. Nezhat’s surgical fellowship program is certified by SLS.


Farr Nezhat, MD - Endometriosis and cancer

Farr Nezhat, MD - Endometriosis and cancer

Farr Nezhat, MD Endometriosis and cancer Scientific SymposiumAdvancing the Science and Surgery of Endometriosis Monday and Tuesday, April 19, 2016The Union Club, New York It is a pleasure to be here and I admire Tamer and Ms. Lakshmi for their…

Farr Nezhat - Blossom Ball 2016

Farr Nezhat - Blossom Ball 2016 Blossom Ball 2016 8th Annual Blossom Ball Farr Nezhat  Good evening and thank you very much Tamer. It is an honor to be here among you and I would like to thank the Endometriosis Foundation of America, especially Ms. Padma…

Farr Nezhat

Farr Nezhat Blossom Ball 2016 8th Annual Blossom Ball Farr Nezhat  Endometriosis is a very common condition. One out of ten women has this condition and millions of women around the world have it. It can cause different problems; pelvic…

Medical Conference 2010 - Farr Nezhat MD

Medical Conference 2010 - Farr Nezhat MD

Farr Nezhat, MD:Good morning, it is indeed a pleasure to be here among this distinguished faculty and colleagues. The topics that I would like to address to you today are that of endometriosis and cancer. Dr. Brinton explained the epidemiological…