Dr. Luigi Angelini, MD, FACS, is Italian Board Certified in Surgery with 40 years surgical experience. He is a fellow of the prestigious Royal College of Surgeons of London, UK, the American College of Surgeons and the International College of Surgeons.
Dr. Angelini performs advanced laparoscopic surgery and specializes in weight loss surgery, executing routine gastric bypass, gastric sleeve and lap band operations with proficiency and ease. He holds a wealth of knowledge and experience in general surgery, namely, breast, colorectal surgery, oncologic surgery and treatment for hernias and other complex abdominal and pelvic conditions.
After graduating from the University in Rome, Italy, Dr. Angelini moved to the USA and subsequently completed his surgical residency at the leading medical institutions of New York at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, of Baltimore at Johns Hopkins University, and Florida at Cleveland Clinic attaining fellowships including Trauma & Surgical Critical Care and Bariatric Surgery.
On 2004 he moved to London where he was actively involved in teaching surgery residents and he continued his higher surgical training in Bariatric and obtained fellowship of Royal College of Surgeon. He later Prior to joining the Nation Hospital Abu Dhabi, Dr. Angelini was practicing at different Hospitals in AbuDhabi, Sharja and Dubai, and served as an attending General, Laparoscopic and Bariatric Surgeon.
Dr. Angelini believes in giving individual attention to all his patients, consistently providing them with state-of-the-art surgical expertise in a compassionate and caring environment. Additionally, he ensures that all surgery programs cater for every need, providing diligent care from the very first consultation until all achievements concerning the goals and objectives of his patients are met.