Dr. Issam Halaby, MD

Dr. Issam Halaby, MD

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50 y/o
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Dr. Issam Halaby, MD is a general surgery doctor who practices in Venice, FL. He is 50 years old and has been practicing for 17 years.

Surgical Associates of Venice & Englewood

436 Nokomis Ave S

Venice, FL 34285
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Accepted insurance

  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Golden Rule
  • Health Net
  • HealthPlus

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Intestinal Obstruction
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Leg and Foot Ulcers
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Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Breast Surgery
  • Burn Surgery
  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • Craniofacial Surgery
  • Dermatologic Surgery
  • Endocrine Surgery
  • Gastroenterological Surgery
  • Hepatopancreaticobiliary Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Peripheral Vascular Surgery
  • Robotic Surgery
  • Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery
  • Wound & Burn Care
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Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Abscess
  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Hernia
  • Abscess
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Acute Appendicitis
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Adenocarcinoma
  • Adrenal Cortical Carcinoma
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Anal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Aneurysm
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Appendicitis
  • Appendix Cancer
  • Arterial Thrombosis
  • Arteriovenous Fistula
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Basosquamous Carcinoma
  • Bedsores
  • Benign Tumor
  • Boil
  • Breast Abscess
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Buerger's Disease
  • Burn Injuries
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma
  • Carcinoma in Situ
  • Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Artery Stenosis
  • Cellulitis
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Cholecystitis
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Chronic Appendicitis
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Constipation
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dermatitis
  • Diabetic Ulcers
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diverticulitis
  • Endovascular Aortic Aneurysm
  • Enterocutaneous Fistula
  • False Aneurysm
  • Femoral Aneurysm
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fungal Infections
  • Gastroenterologic Cancer (Colon, Stomach, Esophageal, Liver)
  • Gastroenteropancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumor
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Heart Disease
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatocellular Cancer
  • Hernia
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Hives
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Injuries
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Invasive Ductal Carcinoma
  • Kaposi's Sarcoma
  • Leg Venous Ulcer
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Lipomas
  • Lump
  • Lyme Disease
  • Meckel's Diverticulum
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Melanoma
  • Merkel Cell Carcinoma
  • Metastatic Cancer
  • Mole
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Nail and Nail Bed Infection
  • Neuroendocrine Tumor of Pancreas
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Non-Melanoma Skin Cancer
  • Parasitic Appendicitis
  • Parathyroid Cancer
  • Pemphigoid
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Poor Circulation
  • Popliteal Aneurysm
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Purpura
  • Rectal Prolapse
  • Rectovaginal Fistula
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Rosacea
  • Ruptured Aneurysm
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Shingles
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Infections
  • Spider Veins
  • Spindle Cell Carcinoma
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Superficial Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Superficial Thrombophlebitis
  • Third-Degree Burns
  • Thromboembolism
  • Thrombophlebitis
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Hernia
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcer Perforation
  • Ulcer of Foot
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Venous Thrombosis
  • Ventral Hernia

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Procedures

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair
  • Abdominal Surgery
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acid Reflux Surgery
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Advanced Laparoscopic Breast Surgery
  • Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Advanced Robotic Surgery
  • Amputation
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Appendectomy
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Arterial Doppler Ultrasound
  • Arterial Duplex Ultrasound
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Aspiration of Breast Cysts
  • Balloon Angioplasty
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Cholecystectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colectomy
  • Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Dermal Filler
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Diabetic Limb Salvage
  • Diabetic Wound Care
  • Diagnostic Ultrasound
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Endovascular Repair of Visceral Aorta
  • Endovenous Ablation of Varicose Veins
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Cyst
  • Excision of Lipoma
  • Excision of Neck Mass
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Soft Tissue Lesion
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Extremity Ultrasound
  • Fistula Repair
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hemicolectomy
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy
  • In-Office Ultrasound
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Laparoscopic Abdominoperineal Resection of the Rectum With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Colectomy
  • Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Oophorectomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Peripheral Angioplasty
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Vascular Adrenal Artery Stenting
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Port Removal
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Renal Artery Angioplasty
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Rigid Proctosigmoidoscopy With Robotic Assistance
  • Sigmoidoscopy
  • Single Incision Gallbladder Removal
  • Soft Tissue Tumor Removal
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Stripping of Varicose Veins
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Ultrasound
  • Ultrasound, Abdominal
  • Ultrasound, Abdominal Aortic
  • Ultrasound, Renal
  • Ultrasound, SMA
  • Ultrasound, Thyroid
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Varicose Vein Ligation
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Varicose Vein Surgery
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
  • Venous Sclerotherapy
  • Whipple Procedure
  • Wound Care and Management
  • da Vinci® Colectomy
  • da Vinci® Gallbladder Removal
  • da Vinci® Robotic Surgery

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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

  • American University Of Beirut
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1987
  • Saint Louis University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • University Of Rochester School Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • University Of Rochester / Strong Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Weill Cornell Medical College
    Other Education | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Halaby has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Englewood Community Hospital

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Hospital Quality

2018 Five Star Recipient for Gallbladder Removal Surgery

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Dr. Halaby's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Halaby to family and friends
5.0
based on 28 total reviews (9 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (28)

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  • 4
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  • 3
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Dr. Halaby'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

Patient Comments (9)

in Venice, FL |
I chose Dr. Halaby from many general surgeons in the area for my hernia repair surgery based upon input from several health care professionals, as well as the fact that Dr. Halaby had his residency at Strong Hospital in Rochester, NY. I made a very wise choice! Dr. Halaby is a very skilled surgeon...more
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in Rotonda West, FL |
Dr. Halaby performed a lumpectomy on me two weeks ago after I had a bilateral mastectomy in 2013. He also performed the bilateral mastectomy. He is a very caring professional Dr. I wouldn't consider anyone else to operate on me. I wouldn't of known I had surgery except for a minor incision...more
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in Venice, FL |
Dr Halaby is professional, dedicated, and truly remarkable! He answered all my questions about the Triple A procedure and helped me with my fear. Highly respect this young man & give my recommendation with no hesitation- thank you Dr Halaby! T.W.C.
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in Englewood |
I had the most informative experience along with exceptional care for my procedure. I reccomend this physician highly for vein work. Thank you Dr. Hallaby and your staff.
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in Montague, NJ |
Dr. Halaby operated on me emergency for an intestinal blockage. He is an extremely talented, professional and thorough surgeon. I'm thankful he was on call when I went to ER. Kind and compassionate as well. Ty Doctor Halaby!
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Halaby accepts 28 insurance carriers
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • AvMed
    Open Access
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
    Blue Care HMO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida PPO
    Blue Options
    Blue Preferred Patient Care PPO
    NetworkBlue
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
    Choice Fund
    Choice Fund PPO
    Cigna EPO
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna Network
    Cigna POS
    Cigna PPO
    Commercial EPO
    Commercial HMO
    Commercial PPO
    Connecticut General Life Insurance
    Disney Cigna HMO
    Disney Cigna Local Plus
    Flexcare
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna EPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna HMO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna POS
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Indemnity EPO
    Medicare Advantage HMO
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
    Network Open Access
    Open Access
    Open Access HMO
    Open Access Plus
    Open Access Plus PPO
    Open Access POS
    Select Network HMO
    Select Network POS
    Select Network PPO
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Golden Rule
  • Health Net
  • HealthPlus
  • Humana
    Choice
    Choice Care
    Choice Care HMO
    Choice Care Network PPO
    Choice PPO
    Gold Choice
    Gold HMO
    Gold Plus
    Gold Plus Choice PPO
    Gold Plus HMO
    Humana Choice Medicare Advantage PPO
    Humana EPO
    Humana HMO
    Humana POS
    Humana PPO
    Indemnity
    Medicare PPO
    Medicare Supplement - High Deductible Plan F
    Medicare Supplement - Plan A
    Medicare Supplement - Plan B
    Medicare Supplement - Plan C
    Medicare Supplement - Plan F
    Medicare Supplement - Plan K
    Medicare Supplement - Plan L
    Medicare Supplement - Plan N
    Preferred PPO
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  • inHealth
  • INTotal Health
    IN Total Health
  • Medica
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Medico
  • Midwest Health Plan
  • Molina Healthcare
  • Peach State Health Plan
  • Staywell (Wellcare)
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
  • Wellcare of Georgia
  • Wells Fargo Insurance

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Hospitals where Dr. Halaby has admitting privileges

Doctors Hospital of Sarasota
5731 Bee Ridge Rd
Sarasota, FL 34233
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Englewood Community Hospital
700 Medical Blvd
Englewood, FL 34223
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Venice Regional Bayfront Health
540 The Rialto
Venice, FL 34285
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