Dr. Souheil G. Abou-Assi, MD

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Specializes in Gastroenterology • Male • Age 43

5855 Bremo Rd Suite 706
Richmond, VA 23226
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Hospital Quality

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Henrico Doctors' Hospital
7605 Forest Avenue
Richmond, VA 23229
Parham Doctors' Hospital
7700 East Parham Road
Richmond, VA 23294

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Gastrointestinal Specialists, Inc
St. Mary's Medical Office Building
5855 Bremo Rd Suite 706
Richmond, VA 23226
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    Dr. Abou-Assi's Experience

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    Dr. Abou-Assi's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Gastroenterology

    Board Certifications

    • Gastroenterology
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    • Colon Cancer Screening
    • Colonoscopy
    • Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
    • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
    • Colorectal Cancer Screening
    • Endoscopic Common Duct Stone Removal
    • Endoscopic Polypectomy
    • Endoscopic Ultrasound
    • Endoscopy
    • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
    • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
    • ERCP With Spincterotomy
    • Esaphgo-Gastro-Duodenoscopy (EGD)
    • Esophageal pH Monitoring
    • Esophageal Stenting
    • Esophagoscopy
    • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
    • Hemorrhoid Treatment
    • Liver Biopsy
    • Percutaneous Edoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)
    • Screening Colonoscopy
    • Sigmoidoscopy
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    • Celiac Disease
    • Colitis
    • Colon Cancer
    • Colon Disorders
    • Colon Polyp
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Constipation
    • Crohn's Disease (Regional Enteritis)
    • Diarrhea
    • Esophageal Dilation
    • Gastric Ulcer
    • Gastrointestinal Diseases
    • Gastrointestinal Disorders
    • Heartburn
    • Hepatitis
    • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
    • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
    • Microscopic Ulcerative Colitis
    • Pancreatitis
    • Ulcer
    • Ulcerative Colitis
    • Ulcerative Proctosigmoiditis
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    Background Check for Dr. Abou-Assi

    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

    Faculte Francaise De Medecine Et De Pharmacie
    Graduated in 1995

    Internship Hospital

    Umdnj-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
    Complete in 1996

    Residency Hospital

    Umdnj-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
    Complete in 1998

    Fellowship Hospital

    Medical College of Virginia
    Complete in 2001

    Undergraduate Schools

    College La Sagesse
    Graduated in 1988
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Abou-Assi & Staff

    • English
    • Arabic
    • French
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    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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    Dr. Abou-Assi'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 6 hospitals where Dr. Abou-Assi has admitting privileges:

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    • Bon Secours Memorial Regional Medical Center

    • Bon Secours St. Mary's Hospital

    • Henrico Doctors' Hospital

    • Parham Doctors' Hospital

    • Retreat Doctors' Hospital

    • Bon Secours St. Francis Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Abou-Assi

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Abou-Assi to family and friends

    27 responses
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    Dr. Abou-Assi's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    26 responses
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    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    27 responses
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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    27 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 23 responses
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    national average
    Experience with Dr. Abou-Assi
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    27 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    27 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    27 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    27 responses
    below
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Abou-Assi accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

    • Aetna
    • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Assurant Health
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Cigna
    • Coventry Health Care
    • Humana
    • Medicaid
    • Medicare
    • MultiPlan
    • Southern Health Services (Coventry Health Care)
    • Tricare
    • United Healthcare
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    Office Locations

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    Gastrointestinal Specialists, Inc
    St. Mary's Medical Office Building
    5855 Bremo Rd Suite 706
    Richmond, VA 23226
    (804) 285-8206 (Office)
    (804) 497-5469 (Fax)
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