Gary Hoffman, MD
Attending Surgeon, Division of Colorectal Surgery
Gary H. Hoffman, MD is an attending surgeon in the Division of Colorectal Surgery and Clinical Instructor with the Department of Surgery at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. His primary clinical interests include surgical treatment of colorectal cancer, diverticular disease and the treatment of hemorrhoidal disease. Dr. Hoffman pioneered the use of the PPH stapler in the treatment of hemorrhoids.
Board certified by the American Board of Surgery, Dr. Hoffman is a member of the American College of Surgeons, American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons, American Society of General Surgeons, Society of American Gastrointestinal Surgeons, and the American Medical Association.
A recipient of the Golden Apple Teaching Award at Cedars-Sinai, Dr. Hoffman has written numerous articles for peer-reviewed publications, including Diseases of the Colon and Rectum, British Journal of Ophthalmology, The American Surgeon, and General Surgery News.
Dr. Hoffman received his bachelor's degree from the University of California, Irvine and his medical degree from Vanderbilt University Medical School. He completed a surgical internship at the University of Southern California, Los Angeles County General Hospital. He fulfilled his surgical residency at Louisiana State University School of Medicine, Charity Hospital of New Orleans.