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Dr. Avraam Karas, MD

Thoracic Surgery ·  Male · Age 79

Dr. Karas

Dr. Avraam Karas, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Parkville, MD and has been practicing for 50 years. He graduated from University Of Athens, School Of Health Sciences in 1965 and specializes in thoracic surgery and general surgery.


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(410) 323-4041

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Dr. Karas' conditions and procedures:

  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Empyema
  • Heart Disease
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Surgery
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

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Biography

Dr. Avraam Karas, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Parkville, MD and has been practicing for 50 years. He graduated from University Of Athens, School Of Health Sciences in 1965 and specializes in thoracic surgery and general surgery.

Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

1975
University MD Hospital
Residency Hospital
1969
Mayo Clinic Rochester
Residency Hospital
1967
St Barnabas Med Center
Internship Hospital
1965
University Of Athens, School Of Health Sciences
Medical School
1975
1969
1967
1965

Languages

  • Greek
  • English

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Dr. Karas is an excellent, well-experienced, and caring-type physician. I was diagnosed by Dr. Karas with objective neurogenic/vascular TOS as objective testing supported. Dr. Karas also has excellent physician references.
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Dr. Avraam Karas is fantastic! He's compassionate, caring, kind, experienced, knowledgeable, & a Genius in his field! I wouldn't go to anyone else! The Thoracic Outlet surgery is very complex, & not everyone knows how to do it correctly!! I highly recommend him & his staff @ Good Samaritan...Read More
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Horrible experience! So unprofessional! The receptionist aka Dr. Karas' wife yelled at me. I will not let them open me up and perform surgery even if I had no other choice. It took 3 weeks to schedule the appointment after numerous phone calls and voicemails trying to get someone to answer the...Read More
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