|Samir Sawiris, MD, is board certified in family medicine. He earned his medical degree at the Assuit University Faculty of Medicine, Egypt. Dr. Sawiris completed his internship and residency in internal medicine at the University of Southern California, Los Angeles (UCLA), County Medical Center. His practice is limited to adult and geriatric medicine. He believes preventive medicine is a way of living a long, healthy life. In his spare time, Dr. Sawiris enjoys reading medical magazines and journals, and playing tennis and chess. In addition to English, Dr. Sawiris is fluent in Arabic.