Dr. Gibeily is a medical officer at FDA’s Center for Devices and Radiologic Health (CDRH), Division of Surgical Devices (DSD). He provides expert clinical consultative support in review of surgical mesh products. In review of regulatory submissions for class II and class III devices, Dr. Gibeily interprets safety and effectiveness information from preclinical animal model, proof-of-concept evaluations and mesh performance data, as well as data from controlled clinical investigations and Real World clinical Evidence (RWE) sources. Dr. Gibeily encourages communication with, and acquires perspective from general surgeons, the Americas Hernia Society Quality Consortium (AHSQC), Industry, patients and other stakeholders on issues related to surgical mesh devices. Dr. Gibeily has over 30 years of experience in general and minimally invasive surgery and is board certified in both General Surgery and Surgical Critical Care. He is an Assistant Professor of Surgery at The George Washington University School of Medicine and The Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences.