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Dr. Amir Moazzez, MD

Dr. Amir Moazzez, MD

Bariatric Surgery ·  Male · Age 49

  

Dr. Amir Moazzez, MD is a bariatric surgery specialist in Fairfax, VA and has been practicing for 18 years. He specializes in bariatric surgery and general surgery.


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(703) 620-3211

Dr. Moazzez accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Advantage
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Choice POS
Choice PPO
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Coventry Health Care
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Guardian
Humana
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
Medicaid
MultiPlan
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Virginia
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Moazzez's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Obesity
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Moazzez treats Obesity more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Moazzez treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Moazzez performs Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Moazzez performs this procedure more than 88% of his peers

Stomach Surgery
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Moazzez performs Stomach Surgery more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Moazzez performs this procedure more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Moazzez's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Hernia
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
Gallbladder Diseases
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gastrectomy
Gastric Banding, Laparoscopic
Gastric Bypass Surgery
Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
Gastric Sleeve Surgery
Gastrotomy
Hiatal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery
Laparoscopic Bariatric Surgery
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Obesity
Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
Roux-En-Y Gastric Bypass Surgery
Sleeve Gastrectomy
Sleeve Gastrectomy, Laparoscopic
Stomach Surgery
Surgery, Robotic Assisted
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic

About Me

My philosophy is to place myself in my patient's shoes and come up with a treatment plan that would address their needs and goals in the safest possible manner. 

Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

2001
Georgetown University Med Center
Residency Hospital
1997
Georgetown University Med Center
Internship Hospital
1996
Rosalind Franklin University Of Medicine Science/The Chicago Medical School
Medical School
1992
University Of Maryland, College Park
Undergraduate School
2001
1997
1996
1992

Languages

  • Farsi
  • English

Awards

Dr. Moazzez's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Moazzez

4.2

Based on 19 reviews

5 Stars
68.42105263157895%
(13)
4 Stars
10.526315789473685%
(2)
3 Stars
5.2631578947368425%
(1)
2 Stars
5.2631578947368425%
(1)
1 Star
10.526315789473685%
(2)

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Dr. Moazzez performed my gastric-bypass surgery a year ago, and I've lost 145 pounds: almost 100% of my excess weight. I never imagined I'd be here so soon. I got here thanks to his and his team's support. I have anecdotes - about the front office staff, nurse practitioner, nutritionist, exercise...Read More
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Poor communication with haphazard scheduling and false promises. The staff is not responsive to communications and uncaring as to the severity of the condition. I had requested the removal of a lap band on the grounds that it was causing me to throw up in my sleep (potentially fatal) and other...Read More
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My review is more for Dr. Moazzez's office. The surgeon seems like a qualified professional (surgery planned, not completed yet). But, his staff is AWFUL. Honestly, the worst medical office experience of my life. They are aggressive, oftentimes rude, and thus far unable to help with any question...Read More
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I've only met him once for my initial consultation and he came off as friendly and approachable. This review is mainly regarding his office staff. I would give 1 star for his staff, but I don't want to hurt his stats, especially since he's had to work very hard to get where he is. That being said,...Read More
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He is extremely friendly and very down to earth. Has a great bedside manner! He went over a lot of information about my surgery beforehand. He appreciated my concerns of anethesia and did his best to calm me down thinking I wouldnt come out of the surgery. An overall great person. Would...Read More
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