Dr Egozi is a native of Miami. He attended the University of Miami for undergraduate where he graduated early with honors. He went to medical school at the Medical College of Wisconsin in Milwaukee and went on to do his residency in general surgery at Flushing Hospital and Medical Center/ Albert Einstein College of Medicine. After finishing a five year residency, Dr Egozi returned back to Miami. He has been in practice since 1992. He is board certified and is currently in practice as a member of VitalMD.
Dr Egozi has been on the teaching staff at Mt Sinai Hospital and is now on the teaching staff at Aventura Hospital and Medica l Center. He serves on the medical executive committee at North Miami Beach Surgery Center and is also a member of the Midtown Women’s Breast Center committee. He is a member of the American College of Surgeons and The American Society of Breast Surgeons.
DR. Egozi in our institute
Dr. Leon Egozi M.D., in collaboration with the Hyperhidrosis Institute, is a premier and leading authority preforming the ETS surgical procedure in the country. Endoscopic Transthoracic Sympathectomy (ETS) is one of the fastest and safest operative techniques to cure excessive sweating, facial blushing and other conditions related to Hyperhidrosis. Dr. Egozi have had consistent and outstanding success rates for ETS surgery in the past 20 years. Dr. Egozi was chosen to be part of the Hyperhidrosis Institute due to his extensive longtime experience in Laparoscopic and Endoscopic surgical procedures. Dr. Egozi experience includes major medical conferences and instruction, of other leading surgeons around the world, in advanced techniques of Laparoscopy and Endoscopy. Years of countless successful surgeries provides Dr. Egozi with the right qualifications and un paralleled credibility needed to preform ETS/C Surgery at its highest level.
Dr. Egozi is an esteemed Fellow of the American College of Surgeons (F.A.C.S.) and is Board Certified. The American College o f Surgeons is a scientific and educational association that was founded in order to improve the quality of care for the surgical patient by setting the highest standards of surgical education and practice. F.A.C.S. title for a doctor reflects on the surgeon’s education, training, professional qualifications, surgical competence, and ethical conduct. This also shows that the Surgeon passed the rigorous evaluation, and has been found to be co nsistent with the highest standards established and demanded by the American College of Surgeons.