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Specializes in General Surgery • Male • Age 43

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Dr. Salameh:

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Dr. Salameh's Experience

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Virginia Hospital Center
1701 North George Mason Drive
Arlington, VA 22205

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Salameh

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Surgical Associates at Virginia Hospital Center
Surgical Associates at Virginia Hospital Center
1625 N George Mason Dr
Arlington, VA 22205
Surgical Associates at Virginia Hospital Center
1625 N George Mason Dr Ste 334
Arlington, VA 22205
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    Dr. Salameh's Experience

    Specialties

    • General Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery
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    • Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
    • Anti-Reflux 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)
    • Esophagomyotomy
    • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
    • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
    • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
    • Gastrointestinal Surgery
    • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
    • Hepatectomy
    • Hernia and Hydrocele Repair
    • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
    • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
    • Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
    • Mastectomy
    • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
    • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant & Whipple Procedure)
    • Pancreatic Surgery
    • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy & Control of Hemorrhage)
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    • Splenectomy
    • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
    • Thoracentesis
    • Trigger Point Injection
    • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
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    • Abdominal Pain
    • Achalasia
    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Anorectal Abscess
    • Anorectal Disorders
    • Appendicitis
    • Atelectasis
    • Barrett's Esophagus
    • Bile Duct Disorders
    • Biliary Atresia
    • Biliary Dyskinesia
    • Breast Cancer
    • Breast Diseases
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Colon Disorders
    • Colon Polyp
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Crohn's Disease (Regional Enteritis)
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Digestive Disorders
    • Gallbladder Diseases
    • Gallstones
    • Heartburn
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hernia
    • Hidradenitis
    • Hyperparathyroidism
    • Incisional Hernia
    • Inguinal Hernia
    • Intestinal Abscess
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    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Lipomas
    • Liver Cancer
    • Liver Diseases
    • Lung Cancer
    • Obesity
    • Pancreatic Cancer
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Pilonidal Cyst
    • Pleural Effusion
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Small Intestine Cancer
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Ulcerative Colitis
    • Umbilical Hernia
    • Ventral Hernia
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    Background Check for Dr. Salameh

    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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    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Salameh's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Salameh

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Salameh to family and friends

    12 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Salameh's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    12 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    12 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    12 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 11 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Salameh
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    12 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    12 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    12 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    12 responses
    above
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    Surgical Associates at Virginia Hospital Center
    1625 N George Mason Dr
    Arlington, VA 22205
    (703) 717-4250 (Office)
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    Surgical Associates
    Surgical Associates at Virginia Hospital Center
    1625 N George Mason Dr Ste 334
    Arlington, VA 22205
    (703) 717-4250 (Office)
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    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes
    Experience with Dr. Salameh
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    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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