Zara Wahla

Zara Wahla, MD, MBBS

Profile

Gender:
Female

Specialties:

Bariatric Surgery and General Surgery

Areas of Interest

Zara Wahla, MD, is a comprehensive general surgeon and fellowship-trained bariatric surgeon who specializes in minimally invasive and robotic surgical procedures. She joined MaineGeneral Surgery in October 2021 and performs surgery at the Alfond Center for Health in Augusta and Thayer Center for Health in Waterville. Her practice includes elective general surgery, acute care surgery, minimally invasive surgery (especially robotic) and bariatric surgery. Dr. Wahla is certified by the American Board of Surgery.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Punjabi
  • Urdu

Education

Education

2004-2007
Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, Bachelor's, Biology

Medical School

2013
Punjab University / Fatima Jinnah Medical College, Lahore, Pakistan

Residency

2015-2020
University of Connecticut, Hartford, CT, General Surgery

Fellowship

2020-2021
Hackensack University Medical Center, Hackensack, NJ, Minimally Invasive Surgery / Bariatric Surgery

Professional Memberships

  • American College of Physicians
  • Association of Physicians of Pakistani Descent of North America
  • International Federation of Medical Students Associations
  • Association of Women Surgeons
  • Connecticut Physician Leadership Academy

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Surgery, General Surgery

Office Information

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