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Board-Certified General Surgeon
AtlantiCare Physician Group Surgical Associates
“I take the time to discuss my patient’s conditions and answer their questions. I believe this helps my patients have better outcomes and be more satisfied with their care.”
Rafael Attiya, MD, FACS, is a board-certified general surgeon who worked in private practice for nearly two decades before he joined AtlantiCare Physician Group (APG) Surgical Associates in 2014. He began his medical career at the University of Medicine and Dentistry in Newark, New Jersey, where he received a medical degree in 1992.
Dr. Attiya completed his post-graduate education at the Montefiore Medical Center/Albert Einstein College of Medicine in Bronx, New York, followed by a general surgery residency at the Hahnemann University and Medical College of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, where he was appointed administrative chief resident.
Dr. Attiya has interest in laparoscopic and open hernia repair, gallbladder, colorectal surgery, benign and malignant skin lesions.
Dr. Attiya is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and is certified by the American Board of Surgery. His professional memberships include the American Medical Association, the Medical Society of New Jersey, and the Atlantic County Medical Society.