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Specializes in Gastroenterology • Male • Age 56

10540 Ligon Mill Rd Ste 109
Wake Forest, NC 27587
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Rex Hospital
4420 Lake Boone Trl
Raleigh, NC 27607
Novant Health Franklin Medical Center
100 Hospital Dr
Louisburg, NC 27549

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Wake Forest Office
10540 Ligon Mill Rd Ste 109
Wake Forest, NC 27587
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GASTROENTEROLOGY AND HEPATOLOGY CONSULTANTS
626 N Bickett Blvd
Louisburg, NC 27549
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    Dr. Al-Sabbagh's Experience

    Specialties

    • Gastroenterology

    Board Certifications

    • Gastroenterology
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    • Colonoscopy
    • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
    • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
    • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
    • Liver Biopsy
    • Manometry
    • Screening Colonoscopy
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    • Abdominal Pain
    • Anemia
    • Barrett's Esophagus
    • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
    • Biliary Atresia
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Cirrhosis
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Crohn's Disease (Regional Enteritis)
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
    • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
    • Diverticulum of Esophagus
    • Duodenal Ulcer
    • Duodenitis
    • Dysentery
    • Dysphagia
    • Enteritis
    • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Esophageal Ulcer
    • Esophageal Varices
    • Esophagitis
    • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
    • Gastric Ulcer
    • Gastritis
    • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
    • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
    • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
    • Gastrojejunal Ulcer
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    • Gastroparesis
    • Heartburn
    • Hemochromatosis
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hepatitis
    • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
    • Hepatitis C
    • Ileus
    • Indigestion
    • Intestinal Abscess
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
    • Lactose Intolerance
    • Malnutrition
    • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
    • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
    • Pancreatitis
    • Peptic Ulcer
    • Pouchitis
    • Pyloric Stenosis
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Stomach Cancer
    • Ulcerative Colitis
    • Unexplained Weight Loss
    • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
    • Vomiting Disorders
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    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Damascus, Faculty Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1983

    Internship Hospital

    Mulenberg Regl Med Center
    Complete in 1991

    Residency Hospital

    Englewood Hospital and Med Center
    Complete in 1993

    Fellowship Hospital

    University Of Louisville
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Al-Sabbagh & Staff

    • English
    • Arabic
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    Dr. Al-Sabbagh's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Novant Health Franklin Medical Center

    • Rex Hospital

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    Dr. Al-Sabbagh's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.2 out of 5

    15 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.3 out of 5

    16 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.4 out of 5

    16 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    16 – 30 minutes

    15 responses

    Experience with Dr. Al-Sabbagh

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.1 out of 5

    16 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4 out of 5

    16 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.1 out of 5

    16 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.1 out of 5

    16 responses

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    Office Locations

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    Wake Forest Office
    10540 Ligon Mill Rd Ste 109
    Wake Forest, NC 27587
    (919) 554-6253 (Office)
    (919) 554-3777 (Fax)
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    GASTROENTEROLOGY AND HEPATOLOGY CONSULTANTS
    626 N Bickett Blvd
    Louisburg, NC 27549
    (919) 496-2745 (Office)
    (919) 554-3777 (Fax)
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    Gastroenterology and Hepatology Consultants
    Raleigh Office
    4301 Lake Boone Trl Ste 212
    Raleigh, NC 27607
    (919) 787-9136 (Office)
    (919) 787-9163 (Fax)
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