Dr. Alex Ammar, MD

Dr. Alex Ammar, MD

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Vascular Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
67 y/o
(10)

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Dr. Alex Ammar, MD is a vascular surgery specialist in Wichita, KS and has been practicing for 36 years. He specializes in vascular surgery.

Wichita Surgical Specialists

818 N Emporia St Ste 200

Wichita, KS 67214
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Ammar performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
very high
more than 99% of peers
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Carotid Artery Disease
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Ammar's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Ammar "My philosophy for patient care is being available to my patients when they need me. I do not rely on "shift workers" to provide care. I tend to be conservative."

1  Specialties

  • Vascular Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Vascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

36  Conditions Treated

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25  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Kansas.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • University of Virginia / Main Campus
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • Via Christi St Francis Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • University of Kansas / School of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of California San Francisco
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1982

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ammar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ammar's Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ammar to family and friends
10 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Ammar's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Ammar did an amazing job with our Dad's surgery. We highly recommend Dr. Ammar
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I am writing this on behalf of my father who died at Wesley. I am an RN, who understood the poor prognosis that my father was facing but Dr Ammar did very well in explaining my father's situation to my mother and other family members. My father saw Dr Ammar over several years, and we got the...more
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