Dr. Sawires is a Surgical Oncologist at the Michael Garron Hospital as of 2009. His undergraduate medical training was completed at Ain Shams University in Cairo, Egypt. Subsequently, he graduated from the University of Western Ontario as part of the OIMG program. He completed his residency in general surgery in 2007 followed by a fellowship in surgical oncology in 2009, both at the University of Toronto. Dr. Sawires has an interest in teaching residents and has received awards for this. His clinical interests include the treatment of breast cancer, gastric cancer as well as locally advanced colorectal cancer.