Martin G. Paul, MD, received his medical degree from Northwestern University in Chicago, Illinois, and completed his surgical residency at Georgetown University in Washington, DC. He has served in the US Army Medical Corps. Dr Paul is certified by the American Board of Surgery. He is presently an assistant professor of surgery at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Maryland, and a clinical assistant professor at both Georgetown University and Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences in Bethesda, Maryland. He is chair of the Department of Surgery at Sibley Memorial Hospital in Washington, DC. Dr Paul specializes in minimally invasive surgery.