Dr. Efraim Kessous, MD

Dr. Efraim Kessous, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 45
Dr. Efraim Kessous, MD is a family medicine specialist in Gaithersburg, MD and has been practicing for 11 years. He specializes in family medicine.

800 S Frederick Ave # 110

Gaithersburg, MD 20877

Contact Information

(301) 208-2273

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amerihealth
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • 11 More

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Dr. Kessous' Experience

Dr. Kessous' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

42  Conditions Treated


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20  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Biopsy
  • Breast Exam
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Immunization
  • Joint Injection
  • Laceration Repair
  • Mole Removal
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Physical Examination
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Surgery
  • Stitches
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • Wart Removal
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Maryland.

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.


  • Hannemann University & MCP
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2007
  • University of Maryland Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2010

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kessous has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hebrew
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kessous' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kessous to family and friends
8 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Kessous' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I was in search of a new primary care Dr for myself and family. I met with Dr Efraim Kessous today and decided within minutes that He was ideal for numerous reasons. He understands and listens to what's really going on in your life and at the same time has the ability to communicate medically...more
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Ever since I switched Dr. Kessous to be my primary physician, It has been proven time after time that it has been the one of the best decisions that I have ever made, and THAT is a very bold statement! Dr. Kessous, Norma, and Jennifer have seen me in some of my worst moments and have made it THERE...more
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