Dr. Qammar Rashid, MD

Dr. Qammar Rashid, MD

Bariatric Surgery  |  
Female  |  
Age 46
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Qammar Rashid, MD is a bariatric surgery doctor who practices in Decatur, GA. She is 46 years old and has been practicing for 19 years.

1045 Sycamore Dr Fl 2

Decatur, GA 30030

Contact Information

(404) 501-7081

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • 11 More

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Top Care Areas


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very high
more than 99% of peers
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
more than 75% of peers
Stomach Surgery
more than 70% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Rashid "Surgical Associates combines state-of the-art technology with expertise in surgery for benign and malignant diseases using the minimally invasive approach."


  • Bariatric Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Abscess
  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Hernia
  • Abnormal Mammography Requiring Surgery
  • Anal Fissure
  • Appendicitis
  • Benign Breast Disorders
  • Breast Abscess
  • Breast Atrophy
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Pain
  • Cancer
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Diverticulitis
  • Gallbladder Diseases
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Obesity
  • Pilonidal Cyst
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Spleen Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer


  • Abdominal Surgery
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy
  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Cancer Treatment
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Colon Surgery
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastric Banding, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
  • Gastric Sleeve Surgery
  • Gastrotomy
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Parathyroid Surgery
  • Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Wound Repair


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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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.


  • Fairfield University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1992
  • Howard University College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • Howard University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Howard University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Atlanta Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Georgetown University
    Other Education | Completed 1993
  • University Of Miami
    Other Education | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Rashid has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Farsi
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rashid's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rashid to family and friends
based on 25 total reviews (9 with comments)
Dr. Rashid's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers Questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (9)
in Stone Mountain |
Dr. Rashid practices medicine from her heart. She cared about me right away and I could feel her investment in me as a complete person, not just as a 'case'. I find her to be warm and engaging with a great sense of humor which makes her very approachable.She is direct and clear with communication, in 3 languages!, and takes time to answer all questions. I feel seen, heard and cared for every time I see her. Her staff follows her lead in being patient and caring. I cannot recommend her enough.
Atlanta, GA |
Dr. Rashid is an amazing Dr. She is kind , patient , intelligent , and caring. I highly recommend her to anyone looking for a Dr.
in Stone, Mountain |
I am a new/current patient with Dr. Qammar Rashis, MD and I must say highly impress and the level of care. I would highly recommend her to anyone.
in Fairburn, GA |
Dr.Rashid is an excellent Doctor. She and her Staff is friendly , informative. They give you all the information needed to accomplish the goals needed for your surgery. The morning of my surgery she greeted me , assured me of the surgery even walked with me to the operation room. After surgery she came to see me twice that same day . I highly recommend her ...
in Morrow ,Ga |
so nice ,So professional ,so intelligent ,I was wondering how come every one is given her 5 star until I saw the way she deal with her patients .defiantly I will recommend her to any one .
in Covington, GA |
Choosing Dr. Rashid to perform my surgery was the best decision I've ever made. I'm absolutely happy and I've been recovering very well. She was always patient and thorough throughout the entire process.
Tucker, GA |
Dr. Rashid is by far the most competent, professional, and compassionate physician I have ever encountered. I'm just blown away by the level of care she provided to me during a scary time. Highly skilled and intelligent, knowledgeable, excellent communicator, and patient.
in Decatur, GA |
Dr Rashid is perfect. An expert surgeon with compassion. She corrected the mistakes from my 1st breast cancer surgery and had to take more breast tissue, which is tough in a man, when the cancer came back. She found the best solution using expertise and creativity and minimized the scar. I recommend her to anyone. You can trust her to save your life and care about you through the whole process.
in lithonia, Georgia |
I had a great experience. She was very friendly did not allow me to go to far with what I wanted vs the procedure I needed. I will consultant with her from now on...
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Dr. Rashid accepts 20 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
    Blue Choice HMO
    Blue Choice Option POS
    Blue Open Access POS
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Meritain Health
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Principal Life
  • Pyramid Life
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare
  • WellCare
  • Worker's Compensation
    Worker's Compensation WC

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Hospitals where Dr. Rashid has admitting privileges

Dekalb Medical
2701 N Decatur Rd
Decatur, GA 30033
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