Dr. Alaa Y. Afifi, MD

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Specializes in Cardiac Surgery • Male • Age 49

2200 E Fruit St Ste 207
Santa Ana, CA 92701
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Dr. Afifi's Experience

Research training, expertise and qualifications

Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
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  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Heart Surgery
  • Heart Valve Replacement
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoscopic Procedures
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Vascular Surgical Procedures
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
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  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Lung Cancer
  • Mitral Valve Disease
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Background Check for Dr. Afifi

0 Malpractice Claims

  • No malpractice history found for California.
  • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

  • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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Awards & Recognitions

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Education & Training

Medical School

Albany Medical College
Graduated in 1989

Internship Hospital

Wilford Hall Usaf Med Center
Complete in 1990

Residency Hospital

Keesler Usaf Med Center
Complete in 1994
Wilford Hall Usaf Med Center
Complete in 1991

Fellowship Hospital

University Rochester Med Center
Complete in 1996
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Languages Spoken by Dr. Afifi & Staff

  • English

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