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Ziad Hanna, DO

Primary Location:
Address 246 Hospital Dr
Ukiah, CA 95482
Specialties: General Surgery Patient Rating: Gender: Male


Language: Arabic, English, German

Residency role: General and Specialized Surgery Curriculum

Physician since: 1988

Current practice: Dr. Ziad Hanna, M.D., joined Ukiah Valley Medical Center in 2006 where he incorporates the newest evidence-based medicine technologies and techniques in his practice. He has helped establish the multi-specialty peer review committee at UVMC, chaired the Surgery and Anesthesia department, and is the surgeon champion for the National Surgical Quality Improvement Program (NSQIP) since 2014. He is certified by the American Board of Surgery, and is an active member in the American College of Surgeons, the Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons, and the American Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery. Dr. Hanna finds life and practice in Mendocino County very rewarding; he cherishes caring for his community and neighbors, and is humbled by the trust and encouragement he experiences here.

Medical school: Upon completion of his studies at Damascus University, Dr. Hanna worked briefly as a doctor in rural Syria before moving to the U.S. to pursue advanced education in surgery; first obtaining a DO at the New York College of Osteopathic Medicine and then receiving

Residency: Dr. Hanna received his surgical training in Pennsylvania at Easton Hospital and the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, where he was honored with the Resident Achievement Award multiple times.

Post-graduate training: Dr. Hanna served a fellowship in Minimally Invasive Surgery at Loyola University in Chicago.

Family info: Dr. Hanna was born and raised in Homs, Syria. He and his wife, Lama, were blessed with their twins, Gabrielle and Andrew, in 2012.

Hobbies: Dr. Hanna enjoys history, soccer, and table tennis.


  • American Board of Medical Specialties, General Surgery, 2009
  • American Board of Surgery, Surgery, 2005


  • Internship

    Easton Hospital

  • Residency

    Easton Hospital

  • Fellowship

    Loyola University Medical Center

  • Medical School

    New York College of Osteopathic Medicine


Learn more about patient ratings
  • 03/26/2019
    Rating: 5

    *Dr. Hanna is the best surgeon I've ever had

  • 03/19/2019
    Rating: 5

    They were very good to me!

  • 03/07/2019
    Rating: 5

    *Dr. Hanna has done 3 surgeries, and they came out perfect. *Dr. Hanna is the BEST!!

  • 02/18/2019
    Rating: 5

    I like his straight forward approach.