Areas of specialty:
Dr. Xu’s areas of specialty include major procedures in general surgery including gastric surgery, radical colectomy and rectal resections, laparoscopic colectomy, thyroid surgery, breast surgery, especially all kinds of perianal surgery for hemorrhoid, anal fistula, fissure and abscess. Over 15,000 cases of colonoscopy procedure experience including endoscopic microsurgery under colonoscopy such as EMR, ESD, etc.
Dr. XU received his Bachelor Degree of Clinical Medicine from Shanghai Second Medical University in 1995, Master Degree major in General Surgery from Shanghai Second Medical University in 1998 and Doctoral Degree major in Colorectal Surgery from Second Military Medical University in 2011.
Dr. Xu has over 19 years of clinical experience including 3 years of clinical research in Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School. Before joining Shanghai United Family Hospital, Dr. Xu was Attending Surgeon, Department of Colorectal Surgery in Xinhua Hospital. In addition to his clinical work, Dr. Xu has over 30 works published in prominent medical journals, including the Journal of Applied Physiology and World Journal of Surgical Oncology.