Dr. Ashley Vergis, MD, FRCSC, FACS
Dr. Ashley Vergis completed his Doctor of Medicine (2002) and residency in general surgery (2008) at the University of Manitoba while concurrently earning a Master’s of Medical Education through the University of Dundee, Scotland. After obtaining his Canadian and American Board Certifications in General Surgery, he completed a clinical fellowship in bariatric and minimally invasive surgery at the University of Toronto.

Dr. Vergis is currently an Associate Professor of Surgery at the University of Manitoba, Program Director of the Minimally Invasive and Bariatric Surgery Fellowship, the Postgraduate Surgical Skills Director, and Clinical Lead of the WRHA-Centre for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Program. His clinical and research interests focus on laparoscopic/bariatric surgery and surgical education. Dr. Vergis is a co-investigator for a research study investigating the metabolic impact of bariatric surgery compared to best diabetic care on Manitoba’s urban Indigenous population.