Dr. Vafa Shayani, MD

Dr. Vafa Shayani, MD http://d1ffafozi03i4l.cloudfront.net/img/prov/2/B/D/2BDDX_w120h160.jpg Get a Free Background Report on Dr. Vafa Shayani, MD. Malpractice, medical malpractice, sanctions, misconduct, credentials, and penalty or negligence information.

Specializes in Bariatric Surgery • Male • Age 52

OverviewExperienceHospital QualityPatient SatisfactionAppointments & Offices
Healthgrades
How to Pick the Right Doctor 229x127

10 Steps to Pick the Right Doctor

Whether you need a primary care doctor or a specialist, these 10 steps will ensure you find the right doctor for you. View Slideshow

Dr. Shayani's Experience

Dr. Shayani's Care Philosophy

Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
1

Dr. Shayani says...

  • Adjustable Gastric Banding
  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Gastric Banding, Laparoscopic
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Intragastric Balloon System Insertion
  • Laparoscopic Abdominal Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Bariatric Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Revision Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
2

Dr. Shayani says...

  • Appendicitis
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Gallbladder Diseases
  • Gallstones
  • Hernia
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Obesity
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Ventral Hernia
3

Background Check for Dr. Shayani

0 Malpractice Claims

  • No malpractice history found for Illinois.
  • 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.
4

Awards & Recognitions

5

Education & Training

Medical School

George Washington University / School Of Medicine and Health Sciences
Graduated in 1988

Internship Hospital

George Washington University Hospital
Complete in 1989

Residency Hospital

George Washington University Hospital
Complete in 1995

Fellowship Hospital

George Washington University Hospital
Complete in 1996

Undergraduate Schools

University Of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)
Graduated in 1984
6

Languages Spoken by Dr. Shayani & Staff

  • English
  • Hebrew
  • Persian

Find the Right Doctor For You.

  • Bariatric Surgery
Dr. Jeffrey S. Fronza, MD
General Surgery
28.19 miles away
Dr. Brian Lahmann, MD
General Surgery
10.83 miles away
Dr. Christopher Joyce, MD
General Surgery
10.83 miles away
Dr. Enrique F. Elli, MD
Bariatric Surgery
28.27 miles away
Dr. Jonathan A. Myers, MD
General Surgery
20.09 miles away
Dr. Rami E. Lutfi, MD
Bariatric Surgery
26.52 miles away
Dr. Jennifer R. Glover, MD
General Surgery
18.46 miles away
Dr. David A. Klem, MD
General Surgery
10.93 miles away
Dr. Antonio Gangemi, MD
General Surgery
25.16 miles away
Dr. James M. Kane Jr., MD
Bariatric Surgery
22.84 miles away
The VideoCalloutContainer had no content.