Samer S. Ebaid, MD, PhD, MS

Samer S. Ebaid, MD, PhD, MS

  • Liver Transplant Surgery
Pfleger Liver Institute | 100 Medical Plaza, Suite 700, Los Angeles, CA 90095


Samer Ebaid is an Assistant Professor of Surgery at the University of California at Los Angeles. Dr. Ebaid specializes in adult and pediatric hepatobiliary, pancreas, and abdominal transplant surgery. He is certified by the American board of surgery and the American Society of transplant surgeons.

Dr. Ebaid received his medical degree from Cairo University in 2001. From 2002 to 2009, he completed oncology surgery training at the National Cancer Institute – Cairo University, where he received his Master of Science degree and his Ph.D./MD degree. He then completed his surgical residency training at the Brookdale University Hospital and Medical Center in New York, where he was awarded an outstanding resident teacher in 2014-2015. He then completed specialty training in abdominal organ transplantation in habitability surgery at the University of California, Los Angeles.

From 2017-2022, he was an abdominal transplant and hepatobiliary surgeon at the Cleveland Clinic Florida. His clinical and research interests include adult and pediatric liver surgery and transplantation, living donor liver transplantation, and vascular resection and reconstruction of advanced hepatobiliary cancers.




Medical Board Certification

Surgery, American Board of Surgery, 2016


Abdominal Multi-Organ Transplant, UCLA School of Medicine, 2017


General Surgery, Brookdale Hospital Medical Center, 2015
General Surgery, As-Salam International Hospital, 2006
Surgical Oncology, National Cancer Institute, 2005


General Surgery, Cairo University School of Medicine, 2002


PhD, National Cancer Institute - Cairo University, 2009
MBBCh, Cairo University School of Medicine, 2001



West Los Angeles

Pfleger Liver Institute

Liver Transplant Surgery| Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery| Pediatric Liver Transplant Surgery +1 more specialty

Hospital Affiliations

Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center



  • living donor liver transplant
  • pediatric liver transplant
  • liver cancer 


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  • Super Doctors® Southern California, 2024
  • Outstanding Resident Teacher, Brookdale, 2014-2015
  • University Hospital and Medical Center Department of Surgery