Dr. Fawzi Fawaz, MD

Dr. Fawzi Fawaz, MD

General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 72
(4)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Fawzi Fawaz, MD is a general surgery doctor who practices in Defuniak Springs, FL. He is 72 years old and has been practicing for 46 years. Dr. Fawaz is affiliated with Northwest Florida Community Hospital and Healthmark Regional Medical Center.

962 US Highway 331 S

Defuniak Springs, FL 32435

Contact Information

(850) 951-8800

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • CHAMPVA
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Stomach Diseases
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more than 42% of peers
Pulmonary Disease
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more than 41% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
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more than 38% of peers

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Specialties

  • General Surgery
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Board Certifications

Dr. Fawaz does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Constipation
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Fracture
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Lung Cancer
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Thrombosis
  • Ulcer
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Ventral Hernia
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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Trigger Point Injection

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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.

Education

  • Faculty Of Medicine, St Joseph's University
    Medical School | Graduated 1971
  • Baptist Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1974
  • Mercy Hospital Of Buffalo
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1973

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Fawaz has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Fawaz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Fawaz's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fawaz to family and friends
4.5
based on 4 total reviews
Dr. Fawaz's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
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Dr. Fawaz accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
    Blue Care HMO
    BlueDental Choice
  • CHAMPVA
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Fawaz has admitting privileges

Northwest Florida Community Hospital
1360 Brickyard Rd
Chipley, FL 32428
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Healthmark Regional Medical Center
4413 US Highway 331 S
Defuniak Springs, FL 32435
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