Dr. Doraid Jarrar, MD

Dr. Doraid Jarrar, MD

Thoracic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 45
Dr. Doraid Jarrar, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from Ludwig-Maximilians-Universitaet Munchen, Fachbereich Medizin in 1995 and specializes in thoracic surgery and general surgery.

5401 Old York Rd Ste 101

Philadelphia, PA 19141

Contact Information

(215) 456-6178

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • HealthPartners
  • Humana
  • Keystone Health Plan East
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Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
more than 85% of peers
Lung Surgery
more than 82% of peers
Pulmonary Disease
more than 70% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Jarrar "Up to date, evidence based care, including proven minimal invasive surgical approaches to diseases of the chest, old fashioned personalized care of the patient and their families."

2  Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery
  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*

19  Conditions Treated

  • Achalasia
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Nodule
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thymomas

35  Procedures

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  • Klenze gymnasium
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1987
  • Ludwig-Maximilians-Universitaet Munchen, Fachbereich Medizin
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • University of Alabama, Birmingham
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • University of Alabama At Birmingham
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Tufts New England Med Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German

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What People Say About Dr. Doraid Jarrar, MD
Friendly, compenent, professional, very patient-centered approach to care. I highly recommend Dr. Jarrar for any lung or thoracic surgical procedure.
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Jun 06, 2017
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I would recommend Dr Jarrar very much so, I had cancer removed on 11/3/2016 by him and very experience his kindness caring and trust I had for him at 100% yes would let other know.
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Jacquelyn in Philadelphia, PA – Jan 20, 2017
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Definitely recommend Dr. Jarrar to family and friends.
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a very satisfied patient in Philadelphia, PA – May 10, 2016
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