Dr. Felix Shamash, MD

General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 61
(14)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Felix Shamash, MD
Dr. Felix Shamash, MD is a general surgery doctor who practices in Lakewood, NJ. He is 61 years old and has been practicing for 36 years. Dr. Shamash is affiliated with Monmouth Medical Center- Southern Campus.

26 Pine Blvd

Lakewood, NJ 08701

Contact Information

(732) 364-1010

Dr. Felix Shamash, MD

Dr. Felix Shamash, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • QualCare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
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more than 82% of peers
Heart Disease
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more than 71% of peers
Vascular Disease
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more than 70% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Shamash "Provide excellent, and compassionate surgical care."
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Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Vascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Heart Disease
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
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Procedures

  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Heart Surgery
  • Lung Surgery
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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

  • Middlebury College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1977
  • New York University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Fell Henry Ford Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Li Jewish Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Hospital Of The University Of Pennsylvania
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shamash has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shamash's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shamash to family and friends
4.3
based on 14 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Shamash's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Lakewood NJ |
He saved my life when I was brought into Kimbal medical center, my gallbladder was badly diseased and within a very short time I would be dead. He saved my life under extremely difficult circumstances. I would trust him again with my life.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Shamash accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • EmblemHealth
    Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
    Direct Access
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • QualCare
    QualCare HMO
    QualCare PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Oxford Liberty

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Hospitals where Dr. Shamash has admitting privileges

Monmouth Medical Center- Southern Campus
600 River Ave
Lakewood, NJ 08701
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