Dr. Kirsten H. Edmiston, MD

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Specializes in General Surgery • Female • Age 51

3620 Joseph Siewick Dr Suite 406
Fairfax, VA 22033
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Dr. Edmiston:

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Dr. Edmiston's Experience

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Hospital Quality

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Inova Fair Oaks Hospital
3600 Joseph Siewick Drive
Fairfax, VA 22033
Inova Fairfax Hospital
3300 Gallows Road
Falls Church, VA 22042

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Edmiston

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Virginia Surgery Associates PC
General Surgery
3620 Joseph Siewick Dr Suite 406
Fairfax, VA 22033
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    Dr. Edmiston's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • General Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery, 2012
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    • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
    • Biopsy of Breast
    • Breast Reconstruction
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Excision of Breast Tumor
    • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
    • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
    • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Mastectomy
    • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
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    • Appendicitis
    • Breast Cancer
    • Breast Lump
    • Carcinoma in Situ
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Crohn's Disease (Regional Enteritis)
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Incisional Hernia
    • Inguinal Hernia
    • Intestinal Abscess
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Lipomas
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Umbilical Hernia
    • Ventral Hernia
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    Background Check for Dr. Edmiston

    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

    Medical School

    Temple University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1988

    Internship Hospital

    University Of Maryland
    Complete in 1989

    Residency Hospital

    University Of Maryland
    Complete in 1993

    Fellowship Hospital

    Beth Israel Deaconess Med Center/Harvard University
    Complete in 1997
    City Of Hope National Med Center
    Complete in 1997
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Edmiston & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Dr. Edmiston's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 4 hospitals where Dr. Edmiston has admitting privileges:

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    • Inova Fair Oaks Hospital

    • Inova Alexandria Hospital

    • Inova Fairfax Hospital

    • Inova Mount Vernon Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Edmiston

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Edmiston to family and friends

    10 responses
    above
    national average

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

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Edmiston accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    Virginia Surgery Associates PC
    General Surgery
    3620 Joseph Siewick Dr Suite 406
    Fairfax, VA 22033
    (703) 359-8640 (Office)
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