Dr. Alain Abdo, MD

Dr. Alain Abdo, MD

Bariatric Surgery •  Male

  
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Dr. Alain Abdo, MD is a Bariatric Surgery Specialist in Baltimore, MD. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center and Medstar Union Memorial Hospital. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Abdo to book an appointment.


Locations

MedStar Bariatrics and Surgery at MFSMC

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(410) 202-0358
MedStar Bariatrics and Surgery at MFSMC9105 Franklin Square Dr Ste 305-307 Baltimore, MD 21237
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MedStar Endo and Diabetes at MUMH

New Patient?
(410) 202-0358
33rd Street Building201 E 33rd St Ste 551 Baltimore, MD 21218
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At a Glance

  • Offers Telehealth This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.
  • Practices at Top Hospital Bariatric Surgery Excellence Award™ See hospitals

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(410) 202-0358

Dr. Abdo accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Select
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Choice Advantage
Blue Preferred PPO
CareFirst Maryland POS
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Dr. Abdo's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Gastrointestinal Diseases
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Abdo treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 21% of his peers

Dr. Abdo treats this condition more than 21% of his peers

Stomach Diseases
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Dr. Abdo treats Stomach Diseases more than 16% of his peers

Dr. Abdo treats this condition more than 16% of his peers

Abdominal Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Abdo treats Abdominal Disorders more than 14% of his peers

Dr. Abdo treats this condition more than 14% of his peers

Dr. Abdo's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Aneurysm
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendicitis
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hidradenitis
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lipomas
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thrombosis
  • Ulcer
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Vascular Disease
  • Ventral Hernia

About Me

Care Philosophy

Alain Abdo, MD, bariatric surgeon, has extensive training in minimally invasive and robotic surgical techniques, and is a certified user of da Vinci® technology.   Dr. Abdo earned his medical degree at Lebanese University and then relocated to the Baltimore area, where he pursued training and a bariatric/minimally invasive fellowship program at Saint Agnes Hospital. During that time, he pursued clinical rotations at The Johns Hopkins Hospital, the University of Maryland Medical Center, and MedStar Franklin Square, building his knowledge and expertise in the areas of general surgery, pediatrics, trauma, transplant surgery and burn care. Additionally, Dr. Abdo has demonstrated a solid commitment to his field through conducting, publishing and presenting medical research.   Dr. Abdo is a member of the American College of Surgeons. He is fluent in English, French and Arabic.Less...

Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

American Board of Surgery/General Surgery
Residency Hospital
St. Agnes Hospital - 2016
Medical School

Languages

  • English
  • Arabic
  • French
  • Spanish

Awards

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MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center

Baltimore, MD

66% Patient experience rating, 3% lower than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • America's 50 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • Bariatric Surgery Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019)

Medstar Union Memorial Hospital

Baltimore, MD

68% Patient experience rating, 1% lower than the national average

Medstar Harbor Hospital

Baltimore, MD

62% Patient experience rating, 7% lower than the national average

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