Dr. Giath Alshkaki, MD

Dr. Giath Alshkaki, MD

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Dr. Giath Alshkaki, MD is a general surgery specialist in Alexandria, VA and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from Oregon in 2006 and specializes in general surgery, bariatric surgery, and more.Read his story

4660 Kenmore Ave Ste 600

Alexandria, VA 22304

Contact Information

(703) 888-0731

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Alshkaki performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
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more than 56% of peers
Esophageal Surgery
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more than 34% of peers
Obesity
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more than 25% of peers

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Dr. Alshkaki's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Alshkaki "Giath Alshkaki Osman MD FACS FRCSI General Surgery,Advanced minimal Invasive Surgery, Bariatric Surgery Dr Giath Osman is a board certified surgeon who performs bariatric surgery and advanced minimal invasive laparoscopic procedures, Upper and Lower endoscopy and interventional Endoscopy, His clinical interest include weight reduction Minimal invasive procedures for obesity, Management of gastroesophageal acid reflux problems and Laparoscopic Abdominal hernia repair. In Addition Dr Osman has Extensive experience in Emergency Surgery. Dr Osman completed a fellowship in advanced minimal invasive bariatric surgery at Inova Fairfax hospital Inova Health system and he is a fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Ireland, Fellow of American Board Of Surgery. He completed his general surgery residency at Oregon Health and Science University at Portland, Oregon. He has been published in major medical journals and has presented at National and international meetings, Including the Association for Academic Surgery, Society of laparoscopic Surgery, Society for surgery of Alimentary Tract and the Brooklyn Surgical Society. Dr Osman was honored with the Red Rose award of Excellence from Oregon health and Science University and certificate of Distinction by Kaiser Health system "
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Alshkaki "We provide best compassionate treatment non biassed  care of our patients"

4  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Therapy Endoscopy

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada

28  Conditions Treated

76  Procedures

  • Abdominal Surgery
  • Acid Reflux Surgery
  • Adrenalectomy
  • Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Appendectomy
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Circumcision
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colon Surgery
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Surgery, Robotic-Assisted
  • CRH Hemorrhoid Banding
  • da Vinci® Gallbladder Removal
  • Duodenal Surgery
  • Duodenoscopy
  • Endocrine Surgical Procedure
  • Endoscopy
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagogastroscopy
  • Esophagoscopy
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fistula Repair
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Fistulogram
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastric Banding
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery
  • Hemorrhoid Banding
  • Hemorrhoid Treatment
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia and Hydrocele Repair
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Abdominal Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Adrenalectomy
  • Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Bariatric Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Liver Resection
  • Laparoscopic Rectal Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Neck Surgery
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Parathyroid Surgery
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Polypectomy
  • Rectal Surgery
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Single Incision Gallbladder Removal
  • Single Incision Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Splenectomy
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Stretta® Procedure
  • Thyroid Nodule Evaluation
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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

  • Visiting Lecturar/ Washington Hopistal Center
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2009
  • Oregon
    Medical School | Graduated 2006
  • Oregon Health And Science University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Oregon Health And Science University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Fairfax Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2007
  • Royal College Of Surgeons Of Ireland
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Visiting Lecturar
    Other Education | Completed 2008

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Red Rose Award/Oregon Health And Sience University, 2002
Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic
  • Kurdish
  • Spanish
  • Turkish
  • Turkman

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Alshkaki's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Alshkaki to family and friends
16 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

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  • 4
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  • 3
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Dr. Alshkaki'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

    10 to 15 minutes
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Patient Comments (6)

He is an excellent surgeon. Everything went as planned and he was very helpful with answering my questions.
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Dr. Alshkaki did my emergency appendectomy. I never met him until before the surgery. He immediately made me feel comfortable in his abilities. He described what he was going to do, what may transpire and what I could expect. After surgery, he met with my husband and explained what he found...more
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Dr. Alshkaki performed emergency gallbladder surgery. The surgery was a success
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I went to see Dr Alshkaki after visiting 3 other doctors for my heart burn problems,I was impressed by his wide base of knowledge,He went through all the medical,Surgical and the new radio frequency treatment for reflux,I chose to go with the last options had my stretta treatment 5 months ago and...more
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The office staff were very professional and helpful ,The Dr Saved My Life ,waiting period is a little long but he was very busy
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