Dr. J Salameh, MD

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Specializes in General Surgery • Male • Age 44

1625 N George Mason Dr
Arlington, VA 22205
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Hospital Quality

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Virginia Hospital Center
1701 N George Mason Dr
Arlington, VA 22205

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Surgical Associates
Surgical Associates at Virginia Hospital Center
1625 N George Mason Dr
Arlington, VA 22205
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    Dr. Salameh's Experience

    Specialties

    • General Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery
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    • Acid Reflux Surgery
    • Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
    • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
    • Appendectomy, Open
    • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
    • Biopsy of Breast
    • Colectomy
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
    • Esophageal Surgery
    • Esophagomyotomy
    • Excision of Skin Lesion
    • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
    • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
    • Gallbladder Removal
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
    • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
    • Gastrointestinal Surgery
    • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
    • Hepatectomy
    • Hernia and Hydrocele Repair
    • Hernia Repair
    • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
    • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
    • Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
    • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
    • Lung Surgery
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    • Mastectomy
    • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
    • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
    • Pancreatic Surgery
    • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
    • Sphincterotomy
    • Splenectomy
    • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
    • Stomach Surgery
    • Thoracentesis
    • Trigger Point Injection
    • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Vagotomy
    • Wound Repair
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    • Abdominal Disorders
    • Abdominal Pain
    • Achalasia
    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Anal Fissure
    • Aneurysm
    • Anorectal Abscess
    • Anorectal Disorders
    • Appendicitis
    • Atelectasis
    • Barrett's Esophagus
    • Bile Duct Disorders
    • Biliary Atresia
    • Biliary Dyskinesia
    • Breast Cancer
    • Breast Diseases
    • Breast Lump
    • Cancer
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Colon Disorders
    • Colon Polyp
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Crohn's Disease
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Digestive Disorders
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Esophageal Diseases
    • Esophageal Varices
    • Gallbladder Diseases
    • Gallstones
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    • Gastrointestinal Diseases
    • Head and Neck Cancer
    • Heartburn
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hernia
    • Hidradenitis
    • Hyperparathyroidism
    • Incisional Hernia
    • Inguinal Hernia
    • Intestinal Abscess
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Lipomas
    • Liver Cancer
    • Liver Diseases and Disorders
    • Lung Cancer
    • Obesity
    • Pancreatic Cancer
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Pilonidal Cyst
    • Pleural Effusion
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Pyloric Stenosis
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Small Intestine Cancer
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Stomach Diseases
    • Ulcer
    • Ulcerative Colitis
    • Umbilical Hernia
    • Vascular Disease
    • Ventral Hernia
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    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for 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

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    Education & Training

    Residency Hospital

    Georgetown University Hospital

    Memberships & Professional Affiliations

    Professional Affiliations

    Virginia Hospital Center , Chief of Surgery
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Salameh & Staff

    • English
    • Arabic
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    Dr. Salameh's Hospital Quality

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    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.5
    • 8 responses
    • 1 review

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    Dr Salameh never showed his face in the four days he was my doctor even after repeated requests for him to come and discuss my diagnosis. He obviously does not care about his patients well-being. DO NOT RECOMMEND!!!

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    • Yes.

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    • Kaiser Permanente
    • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
    • Medicaid
    • Meritain Health
    • MultiPlan
    • One Net
    • Principal Life
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    Office Locations

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    Surgical Associates
    Surgical Associates at Virginia Hospital Center
    1625 N George Mason Dr
    Arlington, VA 22205
    (703) 717-4250 (Office)
    (703) 655-6421 (Fax)
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