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Specialty:

Surgery

Sub Specialty:
Surgical Oncology
Colon & Rectal Surgery
Minimally Invasive Surgery
General Surgery
Endoscopic Surgery
Bariatric Surgery

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Magee-Womens Hospital

Language Spoken:
Arabic
Kurdish

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.7 Stars
113 Patient
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LOCATION(S):

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BOARD CERTIFICATIONS:

Surgery, American Board of Surgery

Education:

MD, Mosul University College of Medicine, Mosul, Iraq
MD, FACS, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA

Residency:
Mosul University College of Medicine,
Mosul, Iraq

University of Florida College of Medicine,
Gainesville, FL


Fellowships:
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine,
Pittsburgh, PA



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July 31, 2018

I've had experienced of medical providers talking down to me and generally treating me as beneath them because of my health conditions. This man did not seem to do that. I have the impression that he will work with me as a partner in my health.

July 31, 2018

Very friendly and informative staff, and the surgeon was particularly helpful in explain procedures.

July 10, 2018

good so far

July 03, 2018

I have always been very pleased with the service provided.

June 05, 2018

quite satisfactory

May 29, 2018

Only good experiences with this provider and his staff

May 22, 2018

good ,very kind ,caring people.

May 15, 2018

i didnt have many questions at all cause he was explaining everything in great detail

April 24, 2018

excellent service

April 24, 2018

I found everyone at my providers office to be kind, understanding, and just overall wonderful.