Dr. Ziv Gamliel, MD

Dr. Ziv Gamliel, MD

Dr. Ziv Gamliel, MD

Languages: English, Hebrew
Phone: 443-777-1133
Fax: 443-777-6399

Contact this Provider:

  • Thoracic Surgery
Conditions I Treat
  • achalasia
  • barrett's esophagus
  • chest wall tumors
  • diaphragmatic hernia
  • diaphragmatic tumor
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Procedures I Perform
  • biopsy chest wall
  • biopsy diaphragm
  • biopsy of lung
  • bronchial fistula repair
  • chest wall resection
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About the Provider

Ziv Gamliel, MD, is chief of Thoracic Surgery at The Angelos Center for Lung Diseases at MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center and MedStar Harbor Hospital. Dr. Gamliel attended the University of Toronto Faculty of Medicine, where he received his medical degree, and completed his internship in Surgery and residency in General Surgery. Dr. Gamliel then completed two more fellowships, one in Lung Transplantation and the other in Thoracic Surgery at University of Toronto. He has also completed a fellowship in Surgical Critical Care at Harvard Medical School.

Board certified in Surgery, Dr. Gamliel specializes in non-cardiac surgery of the chest, treating conditions that include lung cancer, bullous lung disease, esophageal cancer, benign esophageal disorders, mediastinal tumors and tumors of the chest wall. He has extensive experience performing minimally invasive procedures.

Dr. Gamliel is a member of the Society of Thoracic Surgeons, the American College of Surgeons and the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. When he is not practicing medicine, he enjoys spending time with his family.

Ziv Gamliel, MD, FACS, was named a 2020 "Top Doc" in Thoracic Surgery by Baltimore magazine.

  • Residency Program: University of Toronto Hospital (1997)
  • Fellowship Program: University of Toronto Hospital (1997)
  • Fellowship Program: Harvard Medical School (1995)
  • Fellowship Program: University of Toronto Hospital (1995)
  • Residency Program: University of Toronto Hospital (1994)
  • Internship Program: University of Toronto Hospital (1988)
  • Medical School: University of Toronto (1987)
  • Board Certification: American Board of Surgery, Surgery
  • Board Certification: Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, -
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Practice Locations
  • 9103 Franklin Square Drive
    Suite 2300
    Baltimore, MD 21237
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    Phone: 443-777-7911
    Fax: 443-777-6311

Member of Medical Staff
  • Baltimore Magazine Top Doc, 2014-2015, 2017-2020