Dr. Ghannam Al-Dossari, MD

Dr. Ghannam Al-Dossari, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 51
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Dr. Ghannam Al-Dossari, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in San Francisco, CA and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from King Saud University / College Of Medicine in 1988 and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery, adult cardiac surgery, and more.

500 PARNASSUS AVE 420

San Francisco, CA 94143

Contact Information

(415) 353-1606

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Al-Dossari performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Vascular Disease
normal
more than 37% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
normal
more than 36% of peers
Heart Disease
normal
more than 35% of peers

Dr. Al-Dossari's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

6  Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Adult Cardiac Surgery
  • Lung Transplant Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Transplant Surgery

2  Board Certifications

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

32  Conditions Treated

  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Atrial Arrhythmia
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Benign Tumor
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Heart Valve Diseases
  • Mediastinal Tumors
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pericarditis
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Embolism Lung Transplant Rejection
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Vascular Disease
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32  Procedures

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • King Saud University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1984
  • King Saud University / College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • University Of Minnesota Medical Center Fairview
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • University Of Minnesota Medical Center Fairview
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Cleveland Clin Fnd
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006
  • University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • University Of Minnesota / Twin Cities Campus
    Other Education | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Al-Dossari has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Al-Dossari's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Al-Dossari to family and friends
4 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
    (4)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Al-Dossari'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

Patient Comments (1)

He is the ELITE of doctors. Extremely knowledgable, compassionate, and professional.
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