Dr. Hayder Al-Azzawi, MD

Dr. Hayder Al-Azzawi, MD

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Dr. Hayder Al-Azzawi, MD is a general surgery specialist in West Palm Beach, FL. He graduated from University Of Baghdad / College Of Medcine and specializes in general surgery.

1411 N Flagler Dr Ste 4900

West Palm Beach, FL 33401

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Coventry Health Care of Florida
  • Coventry Health Care of Florida, Inc.
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Abscess
very high
more than 94% of peers
Anal or Rectal Pain
very high
more than 91% of peers
Hemorrhoids
very high
more than 87% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Colon & Rectal Surgery*
  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

61  Conditions Treated

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52  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Colectomy
  • Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fecal Impaction Removal
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Abdominoperineal Resection of the Rectum With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Tumor Ablation, Liver
  • Lung Surgery
  • 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
  • Paracentesis
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Proctosigmoidopexy With Robotic Assistance
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Skin Grafts
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thoracentesis
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
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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

  • University Of Baghdad / College Of Medcine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Indiana University / School Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Indiana University / School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Cleveland Clinic Florida
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Al-Azzawi's Reviews

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Likelihood of recommending Dr. Al-Azzawi to family and friends
25 total reviews (11 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (25)

  • 5
    (25)
  • 4
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  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Al-Azzawi'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

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (11)

Dr. Al-Azzawi explained my situation so that I easily understood. He drew pictures and answered all of my questions before the surgery. He is an exceptional surgeon. Aside from the precautionary weight lifting restriction after surgery, I experienced no downtime. I felt little or no pain. Friends...more
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I has Robotic colon surgery by Dr Al-Azzawi and the entire experience was a positive one. He was patient, explained every detail, and never rushed. He is highly skilled in colon surgery and was fellowship trained at Cleveland Clinic. So, not just a nice guy but one with the training and...more
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Dr. Al-Azzawi is a highly-skilled, intelligent, kind, conscientious, and caring surgeon. He performed a major colorectal surgery on me in 2016, and I will be forever grateful to him for the positive outcome. Trust him with your life. Choosing Dr. Al-Azzawi was the best medical decision I ever made!
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Dr. Al-Azzawi is very kind and professional. His expertise allayed any concerns I may have had during my post-op recovery. I'm very pleased to have had him as my surgeon. It has been very easy to schedule follow-up appointments, and he and his team continues to show compassion and urgency for my...more
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My mom was diagnosed with colon cancer. It was a blessing to find Dr Al-Azzawi who was very positive and guided us through the next steps. He took the time to explain the risks of a colectomy surgery and what to expect. He was caring, kind, and sensitive to our worries. Thanks God and to Dr...more
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