Fahd Ali, MD

Fahd Ali, MD
Appointed 08/05/08
8141 Upstate University Hospital - Downtown Campus
750 East Adams Street
Syracuse, NY 13210

315 464-1800

Current Appointments

Hospital Campus

  • Downtown

Clinical Section Affiliations

  • Surgery: General Surgery, Trauma/Critical Care/Burns

Clinic/Unit

Education & Fellowships

  • BA: SUNY Downstate Medical Center, BA/MD Program
  • Fellowship: New York Medical College, Trauma and Critical Care
  • Internship: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center/Harvard Medical School
  • Residency: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center/Harvard Medical School, General Sugery
  • Residency: York Hospital Penn State Affiliate, Chief Resident General Surgery
  • MD: SUNY Downstate Medical Center, 2001

Clinical Interests

  • Emergency general surgery, Elective general surgery, GI surgery (Stomach, Pancreas, Gallbladder, small bowel and colon).
    Critical Care Medicine / Surgery

Education Interests

  • Trauma simulation lab

Research Interests

  • Trauma outcomes

    Intensive care medicine

Specialties & Certification

  • Advanced Trauma and Life Support
  • General and Trauma Surgery
  • Instructor, Advanced Trauma & Life Support
  • Critical Care Surgery

Diseases & Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Abscess
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abdominal Wall Defects
  • Acute Pancreatitis
  • Amputation
  • Anal Cancer
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anal Sphincter Tear
  • Angiodysplasia of Intestine
  • Antibiotic-Associated Diarrhea
  • Antibiotic-Resistant Infections
  • Appendicitis
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Brain Injury
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Chronic Abdominal Pain
  • Chronic Pancreatitis
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax) Caused by Injury
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax) not Related to Injury
  • Colon and Rectal Cancer
  • Colovesical Fistula
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diaphragmatic Hernia
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Enteric Fistula
  • Frostbite
  • GI Bleed
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gallstones
  • Groin Hernia
  • Guaiac Positive Stool
  • Hernias
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Ischiorectal Abscess
  • Nausea and Vomiting
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cyst
  • Pancreatic Disease
  • Pancreatic Mass
  • Parastomal Hernia
  • Pelvic Abscess
  • Perirectal Abscess
  • Puncture Wound
  • Rectovaginal Fistula
  • Rhabdomyosarcoma
  • Rib Fractures
  • Septic Shock
  • Skin or Soft Tissue Abscess
  • Skin/Soft Tissue Infections
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Ulcer
  • Trauma
  • Trauma During Pregnancy
  • Volvulus

Treats

  • Adults

Treatments/Services

  • Abdominal Colectomy
  • Abdominal Wall Reconstruction Surgery
  • Adrenal Surgery
  • Anoscopy
  • Bile Duct Exploration
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer Diagnosis
  • Colorectal Cancer Treatment
  • Cystgastrostomy
  • Debridement
  • Diagnostic Laparoscopy
  • Distal Pancreatectomy
  • Duodenoscopy
  • EGD (Upper Endoscopy)
  • Endoscopy
  • Esophagoscopy
  • Fiberoptic Bronchoscopy
  • Fistula Surgery
  • Fistula Surgery: Abdominal Wall Fistula Surgery
  • Fistula Surgery: Small Bowel Fistula Surgery
  • Fracture Treatment of Ribs
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastrointestinal Examination
  • Hepaticojejunostomy
  • Laparoscopic Appendectomy
  • Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy
  • Laparoscopic Enterectomy
  • Laparoscopic Ileostomy
  • Laparoscopic Paraesophageal Hernia Repair
  • Laparoscopic Proctectomy
  • Parastomal Hernia Repair
  • Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)
  • Stent Placement, Colorectal
  • Surgical Resection of GIST Tumor
  • Surgical Treatment of Epilepsy
  • Thoracentesis
  • Total Abdominal Colectomy
  • Trauma Care

Associations/Memberships

  • Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons
  • Society of Critical Care Medicine
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honour Society
  • American College of Surgeons (ACS), Fellow

Current Hospital Privileges

  • Upstate University Hospital
  • Crouse Hospital

Languages Spoken (Other Than English)

  • Hindi
  • Urdu

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Sue Stearns, PhD
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Steven Youngentob, PhD

Steven Youngentob, PhD
Associate Dean of Basic Research and Graduate Studies

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