Dr Obaida Batal is an American Board Certified Surgeon.
He attended University of Aleppo, Aleppo, Syria, for his medical degree.
After that, he was a research fellow at the university of Massachusetts medical school and Massachusetts General Hospital, a major teaching hospital at Harvard Medical School.
He completed his residency in General Surgery at New York-Presbyterian Methodist Hospital, where he was also chief resident.
He received additional training in Advanced Laparoscopy and Bariatric Surgery.