Ibrahim M. Ibrahim, MD

Ibrahim M. Ibrahim, MD

  • Bariatric Surgery
  • General Surgery

It is very stressful when you are advised to undergo surgery. I strive to alleviate our patients' anxiety and emotional stress by thoroughly exploring the problem, alternatives and expectations so that you and your family feel extremely comfortable undergoing any operation no matter how minor or major it is. This is a prescription not only for a safe smooth operation but comfortable recovery. I am here for you to see or call any time no matter how trivial you may deem the issue is.

Specialties, Procedures &
Conditions Treated

Primary Areas of Practice

  • Bariatric Surgery
  • General Surgery

Other Areas of Practice

  • Bloodless Medicine


  • Adhesion Lysis
  • Adrenalectomy
  • Appendectomy
  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Cholecystectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Fundoplication
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Gastric Band Removal
  • Gastric Bypass Reversal
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery
  • Heller Myotomy
  • Hernia Repair
  • Laparoscopic Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Metabolic Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Revisional Weight Loss Surgery
  • Surgery, Intestines
  • Surgery, Pancreas
  • Surgery, Spleen
  • Vertical Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Weight Loss Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Achalasia
  • Appendicitis
  • Bile Duct Obstruction
  • Bowel Obstruction
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Diabetes, Type 2
  • Diseases of the Pancreas
  • Diseases of the Spleen
  • Diverticulitis
  • Esophageal Disease
  • Gall Stones
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • GERD (Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease)
  • Hepatobiliary Disease
  • Hernia, Abdominal
  • Hernia, Hiatal
  • Hernia, Inguinal
  • Hernia, Umbilical
  • Liver Cancer
  • Obesity
  • Obesity-Related Hypertension
  • Obesity-Related Sleep Apnea
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Perforated Bowel
  • Rectal Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Weight Regain

Locations &


  • Bariatric and General Surgery

    97 Engle Street Englewood, NJ 07631

    Main: 201-608-2848
    Fax: 201-894-0093


Insurances Accepted

Below is a list of the insurance plans that your provider participates in. It is very important that you contact your insurance company prior to receiving services or care. Each health insurance plan is different and some provide different levels of coverage: only your health insurance plan can provide complete information regarding your coverage and potential out-of-pocket costs.

1199 (SEIU)

  • 1199 (SEIU)


  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Medicare Managed Care
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO
  • Medsolutions
  • Meritan Health


  • Amerigroup Medicaid
  • Amerivantage


  • AmeriHealth Administrator
  • AmeriHealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth PPO
  • Value Network (Exchange Plan)


  • APWU Health Plan


  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna PPO
  • Cigna Supplemental
  • Great-West Healthcare (GWH)
  • Health Partners

Clover Health

  • Clover Health


  • CoreSource


  • CCN

Empire BCBS

  • Blue Access Network
  • Blue Priority
  • Direct HMO
  • Direct PPO
  • Empire BCBS EPO
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Empire BCBS POS
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • Pathway EPO
  • Pathway HMO
  • Prism
  • Silver
  • Total Blue

Empire Plan (NYSHIP)

  • Empire Plan (NYSHIP)

First Health

  • First Health


  • GEHA Health Plan

Horizon BCBS

  • Federal Employee Program
  • Horizon BCBS EPO
  • Horizon BCBS HMO
  • Horizon BCBS Medicare Managed Care
  • Horizon BCBS PPO
  • NJ Carpenters Fund
  • OMNIA Tier 1
  • Traditional

Horizon NJ Health

  • Horizon NJ Health Medicaid


  • Local 825
  • MagnaCare PPO

Mail Handlers

  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)


  • Medicaid NJ


  • Medicare NJ


  • Beech Street
  • MultiPlan Humana
  • MultiPlan Worker's Comp
  • PHCS
  • Pomco

MVP Health Care

  • MVP Health Care PPO


  • NALC Health Benefit Plan

Nippon Life Insurance Co of America

  • Nippon Life Benefits


  • Freedom
  • Garden State Network
  • Liberty
  • Metro
  • Oxford Medicare


  • Choice Care
  • Oscar
  • QualCare EPO
  • QualCare FEHB
  • QualCare GHI PPO
  • QualCare HMO
  • QualCare Humana
  • QualCare PPO
  • QualCare Worker's Comp

Railroad Medicare

  • Railroad Medicare NJ

TRICARE North Region

  • DVA


  • UMR

United Healthcare Community and State

  • Dual Complete
  • United Healthcare Community and State Medicaid (NJ Family Care)
  • United Healthcare Community and State Medicare


  • AARP
  • Commercial and Marketplace
  • Compass Benefit (Exchange)
  • Medica
  • River Valley
  • UnitedHealthcare EPO
  • UnitedHealthcare HMO
  • UnitedHealthcare POS
  • UnitedHealthcare PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare StudentResources


  • Wellcare Medicaid Managed Care
  • Wellcare Medicare Managed Care


About Ibrahim Ibrahim

Dr. Ibrahim is a bariatric surgeon at Englewood. He is board certified in surgery. He received his MD from New York University School of medicine, where he also completed a residency in surgery. Dr. Ibrahim has performed more than 500 gastric bypasses and lap bands, and his research has appeared in numerous peer-reviewed publications. Dr. Ibrahim was voted one of New Jersey's Top Docs for Obesity and Minimally Invasive Surgery and is a fellow of the American college of Surgeons as well as the American Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgeons, and is a member of the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons.

Honors & Awards

2019: Bergen Magazine Top Doctors

Fellow, American College of Surgeons

Fellow, American Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgeons

Professional Memberships

American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS)

Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES)

American College of Surgeons

New Jersey Medical Society

Global Health and Community Health Activities

Performed and taught laparoscopic adrenalectomy in Poland

Performed and taught laparoscopic gall bladder surgery in Beijing, China

Performed and taught laparoscopic gall bladder surgery in Inner Mongolia, China

Performed and taught Hiatal hernia repair and fundoplication in Beijing and Changsha, China

Performed and taught laparoscopic gastric bypass surgery in Changsha, China

Education &

Education & Degrees

MD: New York University School of Medicine


New York University Medical Center


New York University Medical Center, Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery



Dardik, H., Ibrahim, IM., Dardik, I.: Evaluation of Intraoperative Arteriography as a Routine for Vascular Reconstruction. Surgery, Gynecology and Obstetrics 1978, 147; 853-858

Ibrahim et al: Primary Aorto-Duodenal Fistula: Diagnosis by Computed Tomography. Archives of Surgery 1989; 124:870-871

Ibrahim et al: Continent Urinary Diversion. Journal of the Englewood Hospital Medical Staff. 1990; 7:15-18

Ibrahim et al: Puerperal Ovarian Vein Thrombosis as a Mechanism for Vena Caval Thrombosis. A Novel Therapeutic Approach. Vascular Forum. 1994; 24: 235-240

Ibrahim, IM: Treatment of Cholecystocolic Fistula by Laparoscopy. Surgical Endoscopy 1995; 9: 728-729

Ibrahim et al: Laparoscopic Management of Small Bowel Obstruction. Surgical Endoscopy 1996; 10: 1012-1015

Ibrahim et al: Laparoscopic Resection of Posterior Gastric Leiomyoma. Surgical Endoscopy; 1997; 11:277-279

Laparoscopic Cyst gastrostomy. Second Annual Meeting of the European Association of Endoscopic Surgeons. Madrid, Spain. September 1994

Role of Laparoscopy in the Acute Abdomen. Congress of Trauma and Emergency Surgery. Istanbul, Turkey. September 22, 1995

Laparoscopic Adrenalectomy. Fourth International Congress of the European Association of Endoscopic Surgeons. Trondheim, Norway. June 1996

Sleeve (Longitudinal) gastrectomy: Lessons Learned. The second Annual Meeting of the Chinese Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery. Changsha, China. December 6, 2013