Adel El-Ghazzawy, MD, FACS is a board-certified general surgeon and a fellow of the American College of Surgeons who has practiced at Overlake Hospital Medical Center in Bellevue, Washington since 2001. Dr. El-Ghazzawy specializes in minimally invasive surgeries using advanced laparoscopic and robotic techniques. He and Dr. Eiji Minami have pioneered robotic general surgery in the Puget Sound area. Dr. El-Ghazzawy has also held several leadership positions at Overlake Hospital which include Trauma Medical Director, Credentials Committee Chair, Chair of Surgery, and Member of the Medical Executive Committee.
He was born in St. Louis, Missouri and he is married with three children. He and his family enjoy travel, watersports, and experimenting in the kitchen. He is also fluent in Spanish.