Labib Edison Riachi, M.D.

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Date of Birth
Place of Birth
American & Lebanese
Advanced Pelvic, Laparoscopic and Robotic Surgery.


Lebanese Order of Physicians Licensure
Lebanese State Licensure
Dubai Health Care City Authority Licensure
United Arab Emirates Ministry of Health Certificate
American Board of Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery

Professional Experience

May 2020 - Present

Assistant Professor
Faculty of Medicine Lebanese University
Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology
Beirut, Lebanon
Nov. 2019 - Present

French Hospital of the Levant / IRCAD Robotic Gynecology Proctor
Feb. 2019 - Present

Al Qassimi Hospital UAE / Consultant Physician in Charge of Robotic Gynecology Training
Oct. 2002 - Present

Center of Advanced Pelvic Surgery, LLC. (C.A.P.S)
Oct. 2001 - Sep. 2002

East Metro OB/GYN Specialists, Inc.
1311 Milstead Avenue
Conyers, Georgia 30012
Jul. 2000 - 30 Sep. 2001

Advanced Pelvic Surgery/Urogynecology
Northside Hospital
Atlanta, GA
Jul. 1996 - Jun. 2000

School of Graduate Medical Education
OB/GYN Program
Apr. 1999

Galloway Fellowship in GYN/ONC
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
New York, New York

University Appointments

JUL 2014 - DEC 2016

Assistant Professor
Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology
St. George's University School of Medicine
APR 2007 - DEC 2016

Clinical Assistant Professor
Department of Physician Assistant
Seton Hall University
South Orange, NJ
MAY 2008 - DEC 2015

Clinical Assistant Professor
Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology
University Hospital, UMDNJ
Newark, NJ
2008 - DEC 2016

Chief Division of Urogynecology and Director of Robotic Surgery
2012 - DEC 2016

Dept.of OB/GYN
Trinitas Regional Medical Center
240 Williamson St, Suite 304,
Elizabeth, NJ 07202

Hospital Affiliations


St. Elizabeth/Trinitas Hospital, Elizabeth, NJ
St. Michael Medical Center, Newark, NJ

Northside Hospital, Atlanta, GA


AUG 1992 - MAY 1996

Graduate Education
Degree Doctorate of Medicine
Graduated Epsilon Ioata Alpha
SEP 1991 - JUL 1992

American Lebanese University, Lebanon
Graduate Education
Major: Masters of Science in Business Management
JAN 1988 - FEB 1991

Undergraduate Education
Bachelor of Science in Biology (NY State Diploma)
SEP 1986 - JUL 1987

Secondary Education
Marian College Champville-French And Lebanese State Baccalaureate

Specialized Training

MAR 2010

TVT - Abbrevo training with Professor Jean De-Leval
University of Lieges, Belgium
NOV 2005

Centre International de Chirugie Endoscopic ( CICE )
Clermont-Ferrand, France
JAN 2005

Jeanne de Flandre Hospital, Lille University, France

Assisting Michel Cosson, M.D. member of the TVM group
Clermont-Ferrand, France

Assisting Prof. Bernard Jacquetin, leader of the TVM group
Saint Pol sur Mer, France

Assisting Prof. Philipe Debodinance, Member TVM group
MAR 2004

University of Liege, Belgium
Assisting Prof. Jean de Leval, father of the TVT-O
FEB 2004

TOT, for urinary incontinence
St.Louis, MO
JAN 2004

TVT- Obturator System, professional educational program
Somerville, NJ
Incontinence & Vaginal Prolapse Sling Surgery,USS Women’s Healthcare
APR 2001

Tension-free Support for Incontinence (TVT)
Northside Hospital, Atlanta, GA


MAR 2014

Years of service Award
University Hospital, Newark, NJ
MAY 1999

Certificate of Commendation
Cathedral Health Care, Inc.
APR 1999

Galloway Fellowship In Gynecology/Oncology

Professional Organizations

Alliance Francaise
AUGS (American Urogynecological Association)
IUGA (International Urogynecological Association)


Coloplast, NJ
Intuitive Surgical, NJ


Gynecare TVT-O technique, Prolift prolapse technique
AMS, Mini-Arc sling, Elevate prolapse technique
Intuitive Surgical , preceptor for Gynecological robotic surgery
Trained more than 500 physicians
Travelled to many hospitals for hands on preceptorship


French (fluent, written and spoken)
English (fluent, written and spoken)
Arabic (fluent, written and spoken)
Spanish (working knowledge)



2019 Best of Westfield Award


Busiest Robotic Gynecological Surgeon in New Jersey



Top doctors in NJ

Top doctors in NJ

Patient’s choice award

Patient’s choice award

The American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists

Resident Of The Year Award
Cathedral Health Care, House Staff Award
1997 - 1998

Best Teaching Resident Award
Berlex Laboratory GYN/OB Survey

Teaching Resident Of The Year
Cathedral Health Care, House Staff Award
1996 - 1997

Best Teaching Resident Award
Berlex Laboratory GYN/OB Survey


Riachi, L,; Provost, K.:

"A New Minimally Invasive Treatment Option for Stress Urinary Incontinence in Women: TVT Abbrevo, a Shorter Sling with an Inside-out Transobturator Approach”
Surgical Technology International 23rd edition chapter book, (2013)
Riachi, L.; Neeraj, K.; Miklos, J.:

"Repeat TVT Sling For The Treatment Of Recurrent Stress Urinary Incontinence"
Case Report
International Urogynecology Journal, (June, 2002)
Mitra, S.C; Seshan, S.V; Riachi, L:

"Placental Vessel Morphometry In Growth Retardation And Increased Resistance Of The Umbilical Artery Doppler Flow"
The Journal Of Maternal-Fetal Medicine, 9:181-286 (2000)
Riachi, L,;

Utero-Cutaneous Fistula After Open Abdominal Myomectomy: A Case Report
CPQ Women and Children Health (2020) 3:1
Shalini M, Riachi L, Kashwani M, Khalfan M,

"Minimally invasive removal of a huge ovarian cyst”: A Case Report. J Med Case Rep Case Series 2(10)

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