Dr. Tarek A. Alshafie, MD

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Specializes in General Surgery • Male • Age 58

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Dr. Alshafie's Experience

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Dr. Alshafie's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Alshafie Performs

  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
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Hospital Quality

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Valley Hospital
223 North Van Dien Avenue
Ridgewood, NJ 07450
Libertyhealth - Jersey City Medical Center
355 Grand Street
Jersey City, NJ 07302

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Patient Satisfaction

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Appointments & Offices

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Vascular & Endovascular Associates Of New Jersey
Vascular & Endovascular Associates Of New Jersey
89 N Maple Ave
Ridgewood, NJ 07450
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    Dr. Alshafie's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • General Surgery
    • Oncology
    • Vascular Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery
    • Vascular Surgery
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    • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
    • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
    • Laparotomy
    • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
    • Peripheral Artery Bypass Procedures
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Thoracentesis
    • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
    • Varicose Vein Procedures
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    • Anemia
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Dissection
    • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Bladder Cancer
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Cerebral Vascular Disease
    • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
    • Hypercoagulable State
    • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
    • Leukocytosis
    • Liver Cancer
    • Lung Cancer
    • Lymphoma
    • Myeloproliferative Disorders
    • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
    • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
    • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
    • Prostate Cancer
    • Renal (Kidney) Cancer
    • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Thalassemia
    • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
    • Uterine Cancer
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    • Varicose Veins
    • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
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    Background Check for Dr. Alshafie

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for New Jersey.
    • 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

    University Of Cairo Faculty Of Med Cairo Egypt
    Graduated in 1980
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Alshafie & Staff

    • English
    • Arabic
  2. Healthgrades

    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. Alshafie'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 3 hospitals where Dr. Alshafie has admitting privileges:

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    • Valley Hospital

    • Libertyhealth - Jersey City Medical Center

    • Meadowlands Hospital Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Alshafie

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Alshafie to family and friends

    11 responses
    below
    national average

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    Dr. Alshafie's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    11 responses
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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    11 responses
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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    11 responses
    below
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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 10 responses
    longer than
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    Experience with Dr. Alshafie
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    11 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    11 responses
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    How well provider listens and answers questions
    11 responses
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    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    11 responses
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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Alshafie accepting new patients?

    If you are a new patient, please check with Dr. Alshafie before scheduling an appointment.

    What insurance does he accept?

    • Aetna
    • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    • Amerihealth
    • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
    • Commercial Insurance Company
    • Emblem Health
    • HealthFirst
    • Humana
    • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
    • Medicaid
    • Medicare
    • Oxford Health Plans
    • United Healthcare
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    Office Locations

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    Vascular & Endovascular Associates Of New Jersey
    89 N Maple Ave
    Ridgewood, NJ 07450
    (201) 389-3700 (Office)
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