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Specializes in General Surgery • Male • Age 60

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Dr. Zibari's Specialties

  • General Surgery

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Hospital Quality

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Willis Knighton Medical Center
2600 Greenwood Rd
Shreveport, LA 71103

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
LSU Health Science Surgery Center
LSU Health Science Surgery Center
1501 Kings Hwy
Shreveport, LA 71103
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    Dr. Zibari's Experience

    Specialties

    • General Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery
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    • Adrenalectomy
    • Adrenalectomy With Robotic Assistance
    • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
    • Appendectomy, Open
    • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
    • Biliary Drainage
    • Colectomy
    • Cystectomy
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
    • Excision of Bile Duct Tumor
    • Excision of Stomach Tumor
    • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
    • Gastrectomy
    • Hepatectomy
    • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
    • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
    • Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy With Robotic Assistance
    • Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
    • Laparoscopic Tumor Ablation, Liver
    • Laparotomy
    • Liver Transplant
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Non-Invasive Mechanical Ventilation With Robotic Assistance
    • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
    • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
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    • Open Tumor Ablation, Liver
    • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
    • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
    • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
    • Splenectomy
    • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
    • Thoracentesis
    • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
    • Tracheal Surgery
    • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
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    • Abdominal Pain
    • Adrenal Gland Cancer
    • Anal Fissure
    • Anorectal Abscess
    • Appendicitis
    • Atelectasis
    • Bile Duct Cancer
    • Biliary Atresia
    • Breast Cancer
    • Carcinoma in Situ
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Crohn's Disease (Regional Enteritis)
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Empyema
    • Esophageal Varices
    • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hyperparathyroidism
    • Incisional Hernia
    • Inguinal Hernia
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Lipomas
    • Liver Cancer
    • Lung Cancer
    • Neuroendocrine Tumors
    • Pancreatic Cancer
    • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
    • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
    • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
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    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Pleural Effusion
    • Pyloric Stenosis
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Small Intestine Cancer
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Stomach Cancer
    • Ulcerative Colitis
    • Umbilical Hernia
    • Varicose Veins
    • Ventral Hernia
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University of Tennessee / Memphis / College of Medicine & Surgery
    Graduated in 1985

    Internship Hospital

    La State University Mc
    Complete in 1987

    Residency Hospital

    La State University Mc
    Complete in 1991

    Fellowship Hospital

    Johns Hopkins University
    Complete in 1993
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Zibari & Staff

    • English
    • Arabic
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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    Dr. Zibari's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    5.0
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    Dr. Zibari's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.8 out of 5

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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.8 out of 5

    5 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.8 out of 5

    5 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    16 – 30 minutes

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    Experience with Dr. Zibari

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    5 out of 5

    5 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    5 out of 5

    5 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    5 out of 5

    5 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    5 out of 5

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    Office Locations

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    LSU Health Science Surgery Center
    1501 Kings Hwy
    Shreveport, LA 71103
    (318) 675-6402 (Office)
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