Dr. Alex Ammar, MD

Dr. Alex Ammar, MD

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Vascular Surgery  ·  
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67 y/o
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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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No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Ammar's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ammar performs Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Ammar performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ammar performs Arteriovenous Fistula Repair more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Ammar performs this procedure more than 99% of his peers

Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ammar treats Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Ammar treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Ammar's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Aneurysm
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
Atherosclerosis
Atherosclerosis of Aorta
Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Artery Stenosis
Carotid Artery Stent Placement
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebrovascular Disease
Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Congenital Heart Defects
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Endovascular Repair of Aorta
Endovascular Repair of Visceral Aorta
Endovascular Stent Grafting
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Intermittent Claudication
Laparotomy
Leg Bypass
Lung Surgery
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
Peripheral Arterial Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Artery Bypass
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Port Placements or Replacements
Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Stenting
Stroke
Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombosis
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Ulcer of Foot
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
Venous Compression
Venous Insufficiency
Venous Sclerotherapy

About Me

Care Philosophy

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.

Specialties

  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Education

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

Languages

  • Arabic
  • English

Awards

Dr. Ammar's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Ammar

3.8

Based on 10 reviews

5 Stars
70%
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
30%
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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...Read More
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Assurant Health
AvMed
Open Access
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO

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