General Surgeon Dr. Rafik A. Elsabrout Joins White Plains Hospital

General Surgeon Dr. Rafik A. Elsabrout Joins White Plains Hospital

White Plains, N.Y. (July 1, 2024) – White Plains Hospital has announced that general surgery specialist Dr. Rafik A. Elsabrout has joined the Hospital’s Center for Advanced Medicine and Surgery.

Dr. Elsabrout received his medical degree with honors from the Cairo University Medical School in Cairo, Egypt, where he also completed a Ph.D. in surgery. He then completed fellowship training at the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons in Glasgow, Scotland, followed by additional fellowship training in immunology and organ transplantation at the University of Texas Health Sciences Center in Houston.

Dr. Elsabrout is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons and the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow. He has served as the Principal Investigator and Co-Investigator on numerous clinical studies, and his research has been published in a multitude of scholarly publications. Dr. Elsabrout has routinely presented his work at regional, national and international conferences over the past 15 years.

He was most recently Chief of Surgery, President of Medical Staff, and Surgery Residency program site director, among other leadership positions, at Garnet Health Medical Center-Catskills. Prior to that, he was a hepato-pancreato-biliary surgeon at White Plains Hospital.

To make an appointment, call 914-948-1000.

About White Plains Hospital 

White Plains Hospital is a proud member of the Montefiore Health System, serving as its tertiary hub of advanced care in the Hudson Valley. The Hospital is a 292-bed not-for-profit health care organization with the primary mission of providing exceptional acute and preventive medical care to all people who live in, work in or visit Westchester County and its surrounding areas. White Plains Hospital has outpatient medical facilities across Westchester, including multispecialty practices in Armonk, Hawthorne, Larchmont, New Rochelle, Rye Brook, Somers, Yonkers and Yorktown Heights; and Scarsdale Medical Group locations in Harrison and Scarsdale.

The Hospital is fully accredited by the Joint Commission and in 2023, White Plains Hospital received another 5-star rating from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) — the highest distinction offered by that federal agency for the second consecutive year. In addition, the Hospital received its third Magnet® designation from the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), a distinction held by only two percent of hospitals in the country. White Plains Hospital has consistently received the Outstanding Patient Experience Award from Healthgrades®, and in 2024 was awarded an “A” Safety Grade from the Leapfrog Group for the 11th consecutive time.