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    Director of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery

    Ragui W. Sadek, MD, FACS, is Director of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery at RWJUH and Director of the Adolescent Metabolic and Bariatric Program at The Bristol-Myers Squibb Children’s Hospital at RWJUH. A graduate of University of Alexandria Faculty of Medicine in Alexandria, Egypt, Dr. Sadek completed his residency and an Advanced Laparoscopic and Bariatric Surgery Fellowship at Staten Island University Hospital in Staten Island, New York. He also completed a Surgical Critical Care and Trauma Fellowship at University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey in Newark, New Jersey.

    Renowned as a top physician in his field by International Association of Healthcare Professionals and as a Jersey Choice Top Doctor 2018 by New Jersey Monthly Magazine, Dr. Sadek launched the Bariatric Surgery program at RWJUH where, prior to his arrival, weight loss surgery was not being performed. He is now the senior most minimally invasive bariatric surgeon utilizing cutting edge laparoscopic, robotic and bariatric surgery techniques.

    Dr. Sadek is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery at Rutgers-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. He holds affiliations with the American Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery and the Society of American Gastro Endoscopic Surgeons.

    Happily married and the father of twins, Dr. Sadek enjoys playing soccer and tennis.

    Clinical Interests

    Advanced Laparoscopy,Robotic Surgery,Advanced Laparoscopy,Revisional Surgery, Laparoscopic Bariatric Surgery including REALIZE Gastric Band, Gastric Bypass and Gastric Sleeve,Minimally invasive general surgery,Natural Orifice Surgery including StomaphyX and EsophyX, LINX

  • Medical School

    University of Alexandria, Alexandria, Egypt

    Internship

    Staten Island University Hospital, Staten Island, NY

    Residency

    Staten Island University Hospital, Staten Island, NY

    Fellowship

    University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey, New Brunswick, NJ