Medhat Allam is a board certified general and bariatric surgeon at Southampton, NY. He is the Chairman and a co-founder of Operation International. Dr. Allam has traveled to numerous countries in Africa, Asia and South and Central America and operated on hundreds of patients worldwide. He was born in Egypt where he obtained his medical degree before immigrating to the United States. Dr. Allam has published extensively in the field of general and advanced laparoscopic surgery.