Marc A. Levitt, MD

Marc Levitt

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Dr. Levitt received his undergraduate degree from the University of Pennsylvania and his medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. He completed his general surgery residency at Mount Sinai Medical Center, a fellowship in Pediatric Colorectal Surgery at Long Island Jewish Medical Center, and a Pediatric Surgery fellowship at Children's Hospital of Buffalo. After completing his training, Dr. Levitt was on the faculty at Children's Hospital of Buffalo for two years, at Schneider Children's Hospital, North Shore-Long Island Jewish Medical Center for three years, and at Cincinnati Children's Hospital for eight years.

Dr. Levitt has published over 120 manuscripts and 60 book chapters, and has delivered over 300 national/international and 100 local/regional presentations of his work. He has been an invited visiting professor all over the world. Dr. Levitt has trained numerous clinical fellows, research fellows and students in his career. He has directed numerous colorectal training courses attended by established surgeons and surgical trainees from all over the world. He dedicates much of his free time to mission trips around the world where he trains surgeons in his complex surgical techniques.

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Awards, Honors & Organizations
  • Listed, Best Doctors in America

Date of Appointment at Nationwide Children’s Hospital: 02/28/2014

Board Certifications
  • Pediatric Surgery
  • Surgery
Fellowship Children's Hospital of Buffalo Date Completed: 06/30/2001
Fellowship Long Island Jewish Schneider Children's Hospital Date Completed: 06/30/1997
Residency Mount Sinai Medical Center Date Completed: 06/30/1999
Internship Mount Sinai Medical Center Date Completed: 06/30/1994
Medical School Albert Einstein College of Medicine/Yeshiva Univ. Date Completed: 05/30/1993
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Pediatric Surgery
Marc Levitt

Meet Dr. Marc Levitt: Section Chief, Center for Colorectal & Pelvic Reconstruction

The Center for Colorectal and Pelvic Reconstruction is one of the first centers in the world to formally integrate all specialties involved in providing complete care of the colon and rectum in kids, joining the teams for Colorectal Surgery, Gastroenterology, Gynecology, Urology, Radiology, Neurosurgery, Orthopedics, and of course Nursing.