Dr. Elmasry is from a family of six. He was born and raised in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Prior to medical school, Dr. Elmasry double-majored in Integrative Biology and Psychology. He trained in various healthcare positions, including pharmacy technician, massage therapy, and pursued a career in chiropractic medicine with acupuncture. However, family medicine was Dr. Elmasry's ultimate calling. He chose to complete his residency at SIU School of Medicine - Decatur as it offered a community-driven, full scope, and comprehensive training with supportive faculty and staff.
Aside from medicine, Dr. Elmasry enjoys cooking, playing tennis, and spending time with friends and family, including his cat, Lola.
Education & training
Certificate of Academic Excellence - Dean's List
Public Speaking/ Research Day Award