Dr. Quazi specializes in:
- General surgery
- Advanced minimally invasive foregut surgery
- Bariatric surgery (gastric sleeve, gastric bypass and revisional bariatric surgery)
- Colorectal surgery
- Robot assisted single incision surgery
- Flexible endoscopy
- Robot assisted multiport surgery
Q: What led you to work in surgery?
Answer: Surgery has always been my dream. I enjoy working with my hands and having the opportunity to help heal people, which can happen right away with certain procedures.
Q: What drew you to begin practicing in the Franklin County area?
Answer: I was attracted to the growth and potential in this area. When I met the Summit Surgical Group staff, they seemed very supportive and I knew it would be a good fit.
Q: What would you say is a common misconception about surgery?
Answer: People are often scared to have a surgical procedure, but sometimes, surgery is the only answer. Also, the more delay is made, the more difficult the surgery.
Q: What are you most looking forward to about working in Franklin County?
Answer: I’m looking forward to becoming established here and having the opportunity to perform both bariatric and general surgery. I also am excited to begin working with robotic surgery.
Q: What hobbies or interests do you enjoy outside of your career?
Answer: I enjoy playing video games such as Street Fighter and have taken part in national video game championships. I also try to make time to go to the gym.