Dr. Mowaffak Al-Hamad, MD

Dr. Mowaffak Al-Hamad, MD

Thoracic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 72
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Dr. Mowaffak Al-Hamad, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Washington, DC and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from Damascus Univ in 1972 and specializes in thoracic surgery and general surgery.

1140 Varnum St NE Ste 202

Washington, DC 20017

Contact Information

(202) 635-3365

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Al-Hamad's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Carotid Artery Disease
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Al-Hamad treats Carotid Artery Disease more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Al-Hamad treats this condition more than 86% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Carotid Artery Stenosis
Thrombosis
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Al-Hamad treats Thrombosis more than 82% of his peers

Dr. Al-Hamad treats this condition more than 82% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Arterial Thrombosis
  • Budd-Chiari Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Effort Vein Thrombosis
  • Intracranial Venous Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Portal Vein Thrombosis
  • Renal Vein Thrombosis
  • Thromboembolism
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Thrombosis
Vascular Disease
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Al-Hamad treats Vascular Disease more than 79% of his peers

Dr. Al-Hamad treats this condition more than 79% of his peers

Dr. Al-Hamad's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Aneurysm
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Aortic Valve Disease
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Benign Tumor
Cancer
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiac Imaging
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardioversion, Elective
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Chest Pain
Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
Congenital Heart Defects
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Empyema
Endocarditis
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
Esophagomyotomy
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Hernia Repair
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart Disease
Hypotension
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Limb Swelling
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
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
Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
Mitral Valve Disease
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Pleural Cancer
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Edema
Pulmonary Embolism
Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Syncope
Thoracentesis
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombolysis
Thrombosis
Tracheal Surgery
Tricuspid Valve Disease
Vascular Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Venous Hypertension
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. Mowaffak Al-Hamad, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Washington, DC and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from Damascus Univ in 1972 and specializes in thoracic surgery and general surgery.

Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

1982
U Alberta Hosp
Residency Hospital
1980
Howard University Hospital
Residency Hospital
1976
Providence Hospital
Residency Hospital
1974
Providence Hospital
Internship Hospital
1972
Damascus Univ
Medical School
1982
1980
1976
1974
1972

Languages

  • Arabic
  • English

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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Choice Advantage
Blue Preferred PPO
CareFirst Maryland POS
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Coventry Health Care
Southern Health PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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Providence Hospital

Washington, DC

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