L. Brian Katz

L. Brian Katz, MD

  • ASSOCIATE CLINICAL PROFESSOR | Surgery

Specialty:

Surgery

Professional Societies

  • American College of Surgeons
  • Society of Endoscopic Surgeons
  • New York Surgical Society
  • Society of American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons
Specialty Interests
  • Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy (including stones in the bile duct)
  • Laparoscopic Colectomy (Crohn's Disease, ulcerative colitis, familial polyposis, benign and malignant tumors)
  • Laparoscopic Small Bowel Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Esophagogastric (GERD, hiatal hernia, Achalasia, tumors both benign and malignant, peptic ulcer disease) Surgery
  • Laparoscopic solid organ (spleen, adrenal, pancreas)
  • Laparoscopic lysis of adhesions (abdominal pain)
  • Diagnostic Laparoscopy

Certifications

American Board of Surgery

Clinical Focus

  • Abdominal Hernia
  • Colorectal Resection
  • Gastrectomy
  • Hernia Repair

Education

MD, University of Witwatersrand

Residency, Medicine/Surgery, Johannesburg General Hospital

Residency, Surgery, Veterans Administration Med. Ctr.

Residency, Surgery, Mount Sinai Hospital

Physicians who provide services at hospitals and facilities in the Mount Sinai Health System might not participate in the same health plans as those Mount Sinai hospitals and facilities (even if the physicians are employed or contracted by those hospitals or facilities).

Information regarding insurance participation and billing by this physician may be found on this page, and can also be obtained by contacting this provider directly. Because physicians insurance participation can change, the insurance information on this page may not always be up-to-date. Please contact this physician directly to obtain the most up-to-date insurance information.

Insurance and health plan networks that the various Mount Sinai Health System hospitals and facilities participate in can be found on the Mount Sinai Health System website.