Dr. El Djouzi is board certified in General Surgery and Fellowship trained in advanced Gastrointestinal and Laproscopic Surgery. He is fellowship trained in bariatric surgery and he was award a certificate of completion of training by the ASMBS (American Society of Metabloic and Bariatric Surgery).
He completed his medical school at the Faculty of Medicine of Algiers – Algeria. He subsequently moved to the United Kingdom to attend surgical residency training. After becoming board certified he became a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh. Dr. El Djouzi came to the US and started his US surgical residency. He completed his internship at the University of Illinois Chicago/MGH and completed his surgical residency at the Jewish Hospital of Cincinnati. He then went for further specialization. As a fellow, he joined the Department of Advanced Gastrointestinal and Laparoscopic Surgery at the Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte, North Carolina. As well, he attended a full bariatric surgery-training program at the same institution.
Dr. El Djouzi is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and a member of several surgical bodies.