Dr. Felix Shamash, MD

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Specializes in General Surgery • Male • Age 59

26 Pine Blvd
Lakewood, NJ 08701
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Hospital Quality

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Monmouth Medical Center
600 River Ave
Lakewood, NJ 08701

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
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26 Pine Blvd
Lakewood, NJ 08701
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    Dr. Shamash's Experience

    Dr. Shamash's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • General Surgery
    • Vascular Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery
    • Vascular Surgery
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    • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
    • Carotid Ultrasound
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Heart Surgery
    • Laparotomy
    • Lung Surgery
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
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    • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
    • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
    • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
    • Aneurysm
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Ectasia
    • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
    • Congenital Heart Defects
    • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
    • Heart Disease
    • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
    • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
    • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
    • Thrombosis
    • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
    • Varicose Veins
    • Vascular Disease
    • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Venous Insufficiency
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    Background Check for Dr. Shamash

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for New Jersey.
    • 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

    New York University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1981

    Residency Hospital

    Fell Henry Ford Hospital
    Complete in 1987
    Li Jewish Med Center
    Complete in 1986

    Fellowship Hospital

    Hospital Of The University Of Pennsylvania
    Complete in 1988

    Undergraduate Schools

    Middlebury College
    Graduated in 1977
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Shamash & Staff

    • English
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    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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    Dr. Shamash's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Monmouth Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Shamash

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.2
    • 13 responses

    4.2 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shamash to family and friends

    4.2 out of 5

    13 responses

    Dr. Shamash's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.6 out of 5

    13 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.1 out of 5

    13 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.5 out of 5

    13 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    13 responses

    Experience with Dr. Shamash

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.2 out of 5

    13 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.5 out of 5

    13 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.2 out of 5

    13 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.4 out of 5

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    Office Locations

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    SURGEONS ASSOCIATES
    26 Pine Blvd
    Lakewood, NJ 08701
    (732) 364-1010 (Office)
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