Dr. Hazem Afifi, MD

Dr. Hazem Afifi, MD

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Dr. Hazem Afifi, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Las Vegas, NV and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from Albany Medical College in 1991 and specializes in cardiac surgery, thoracic surgery, and more.

2110 E Flamingo Rd Ste 205

Las Vegas, NV 89119

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Culinary Health Fund
  • Health Net
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Nevada
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Afifi's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Vascular Surgical Procedure
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Afifi performs Vascular Surgical Procedure more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Afifi performs this procedure more than 96% of his peers

Dialysis Access Procedures
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Afifi performs Dialysis Access Procedures more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Afifi performs this procedure more than 93% of his peers

Port Placements or Replacements
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Afifi performs Port Placements or Replacements more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Afifi performs this procedure more than 90% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Port Removal

Dr. Afifi's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Aneurysm
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Angioplasty
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Aortic Valve Surgery
Arrhythmias
Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
Atherosclerosis
Atherosclerosis of Aorta
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Benign Tumor
Cancer
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
Carotid Surgery
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Dialysis Access Procedures
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
Empyema
Endocarditis
Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Endovascular Repair of Aorta
Endovascular Repair of Thoracic Aorta
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Defect Repair
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
High Cholesterol
Hypertension
Lobectomy, Open
Lung Cancer
Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Maze Procedure
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Mitral Valve Surgery
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Artery Bypass
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Septal Defect
Thoracentesis
Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombosis
Tracheal Surgery
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Tricuspid Valve Surgery
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Venous Compression
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. Hazem Afifi, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Las Vegas, NV and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from Albany Medical College in 1991 and specializes in cardiac surgery, thoracic surgery, and more.

Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

  • 1999
    U Rochester
    Fellowship Hospital
    1999
  • 1997
    U Rochester Med Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital
    1997
  • 1996
    New York Presbyterian Hospital - New York Weill Cornell Center
    Residency Hospital
    1996
  • 1992
    U Mass
    Internship Hospital
    1992
  • 1991
    Albany Medical College
    Medical School
    1991

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Dr. Afifi's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Afifi

4.5

Based on 10 reviews

5 Stars
80%
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4 Stars
10%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
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1 Star
10%
(1)

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Hello my name is mr. Bradshaw and i just wanted to say that dr.afifi treated my mother and he is a. Careing doctor and a. Very good surgen thank you
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My husband calls Dr. Afifi "superman" , he has saved his life x 3. Excellent surgeon, highly recommended.
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