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Specializes in General Surgery • Male • Age 55

4660 Kenmore Ave Ste 600
Alexandria, VA 22304
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Hospital Quality

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The George Washington University Hospital
900 23rd St NW
Washington, DC 20037
Inova Fairfax Hospital
3300 Gallows Rd
Falls Church, VA 22042

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Infinity Surgical Associates
InfinitySurgical Associates
4660 Kenmore Ave Ste 600
Alexandria, VA 22304
InfinitySurgical Associates
900 23rd St NW
Washington, DC 20037
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    Dr. Alshkaki's Experience

    Dr. Alshkaki's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • General Surgery
    • Bariatric Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery
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    • Abdominal Surgery
    • Adjustable Gastric Banding
    • Adrenalectomy
    • Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
    • Anti-Reflux Surgery
    • Appendectomy
    • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
    • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
    • Biopsy of Breast
    • Breast Surgical Procedure
    • Circumcision
    • Colectomy
    • Colon and Rectal Surgery
    • Colon Surgery
    • Colonoscopy
    • Colorectal Surgery, Robotic-Assisted
    • CRH Hemorrhoid Banding
    • da Vinci® Gallbladder Removal
    • Duodenal Surgery
    • Duodenoscopy
    • Endocrine Surgical Procedure
    • Endoscopy
    • Esophageal Surgery
    • Esophagoscopy
    • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
    • Fistula Repair
    • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
    • Fistulogram
    • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
    • Gallbladder Removal
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    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
    • Gallbladder Surgery
    • Gastrectomy
    • Gastric Banding
    • Gastric Bypass Surgery
    • Gastroscopy
    • Hemorrhoid Banding
    • Hemorrhoid Treatment
    • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
    • Hernia and Hydrocele Repair
    • Hernia Repair
    • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
    • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
    • Laparoscopic Abdominal Surgery
    • Laparoscopic Adrenalectomy
    • Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery
    • Laparoscopic Bariatric Surgery
    • Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
    • Laparoscopic Liver Resection
    • Laparoscopic Rectal Surgery
    • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Mastectomy
    • Minimally Invasive Surgery
    • Neck Surgery
    • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
    • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
    • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Parathyroid Surgery
    • Parathyroidectomy
    • Polypectomy
    • Rectal Surgery
    • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
    • Single Incision Gallbladder Removal
    • Single Incision Laparoscopic Surgery
    • Sleeve Gastrectomy
    • Sleeve Gastrectomy, Laparoscopic
    • Splenectomy
    • Stomach Surgery
    • Thyroid Nodule Evaluation
    • Thyroid Surgery
    • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
    • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
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    • Abdominal Hernia
    • Acid Reflux
    • Anal Fissure
    • Anorectal Abscess
    • Appendicitis
    • Breast Cancer
    • Breast Lump
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Colon Cancer
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Gallbladder Diseases
    • Gallstones
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hernia
    • Incisional Hernia
    • Inguinal Hernia
    • Intestinal Abscess
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Lipomas
    • Liver Cancer
    • Obesity
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Thyroid Nodule
    • Ulcerative Colitis
    • Varicose Veins
    • Ventral Hernia
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    Background Check for Dr. Alshkaki

    1 Malpractice Claim

    • Settlement 
    • Amount or Range: Below average
    • State: Virginia
    • 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

    Media & Publications

    • Red Rose Award/Oregon Health And Sience University, 2002
    • publications
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Oregon
    Graduated in 2006

    Internship Hospital

    Oregon Health And Science University
    Complete in 2002

    Residency Hospital

    Oregon Health And Science University
    Complete in 2006

    Fellowship Hospital

    Fairfax Hospital
    Complete in 2007
    Royal College Of Surgeons Of Ireland
    Complete in 1998

    Undergraduate Schools

    Visiting Lecturar/ Washington Hopistal Center
    Graduated in 2009

    Other Education

    Visiting Lecturar
    Complete in 2008
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Alshkaki & Staff

    • English
    • Arabic
    • French
    • Kurdish
    • Spanish
    • Turkish
    • Turkman
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    Dr. Alshkaki's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Inova Alexandria Hospital

    • Inova Fairfax Hospital

    • The George Washington University Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Alshkaki

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.3
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    4.3 out of 5

    Dr. Alshkaki's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.5 out of 5

    12 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.3 out of 5

    12 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.5 out of 5

    12 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    11 responses

    Experience with Dr. Alshkaki

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.3 out of 5

    12 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.3 out of 5

    12 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.3 out of 5

    12 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.3 out of 5

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    Office Locations

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    Infinity Surgical Associates
    InfinitySurgical Associates
    4660 Kenmore Ave Ste 600
    Alexandria, VA 22304
    (703) 888-0731 (Office)
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    Infinity Surgical Associates
    InfinitySurgical Associates
    900 23rd St NW
    Washington, DC 20037
    (703) 888-0731 (Office)
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