Dr. Ramy A. Awad, MD

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Dr. Ramy A. Awad, MD

Bariatric Surgery | Male

555 E Tachevah Dr Ste 2W107, Palm Springs, CA 92262 Get Directions
(760) 866-0024

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Dr. Awad specializes in Bariatric Surgery and practices in Palm Springs, CA. He practices at 1 location.

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      4.3 based on 38 responses
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      • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
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      • How well provider listens and answers questions
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      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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      • Staff friendliness and courteousness
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      • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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      in San Marcos, CA |
      This doctor is horrible. He performed surgery on my Aunt and did not close her up right. my whole family has seen my aunt suffer for more than 3 months already. She has been in and out of the hospital because whatever he did to her now is infected and she can't eat or do anything she is always in pain and throwing up. Her insurance finally got fed up and transferred her to Irvine. The doctors over in Irvine even suggested she sue Dr. Awad for negligence. If anything happens to my aunt it is
      in Palm Springs, CA |
      Recently had hernia surgery. I was seen by Dr. Awad at his office first. He was courteous and friendly towards me. Carefully explained about the upcoming surgery and aftercare. Surgery went great and I am now very well. Still recovering but very pleased with the results. I would highly recommend Dr. Awad to a relative or best friend. Thank you.
      in Palm Springs CA |
      He was all energy on the first visit, after he diagnosed an ulcer he and his staff became almost impossible to reach. They refused to do follow up even though they were paid, they were incredibly rude and unresponsive, even though the process was now completely ground to a halt as a result of their inaction. After reviewing many other online reviews from a variety of websites I saw the same complaint over and over again. His staff is horrible...smiles at first...venom later. Do not go to him.
      in Palm Desert |
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      Specialties

      • Bariatric Surgery
      • General Surgery

      Board Certifications

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      • General Surgery

      Conditions Treated

      • Obesity

      Procedures Performed

      • Abdominal Surgery
      • Acid Reflux Surgery
      • Adjustable Gastric Banding
      • Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
      • Appendectomy
      • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
      • Colectomy
      • da Vinci® Robotic Surgery
      • Esophageal Surgery
      • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
      • Excision of Skin Lesion
      • Foregut Surgery
      • Foreign Body Removal
      • Gallbladder Removal
      • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
      • Gastric Bypass Surgery
      • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
      • Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
      • Hemorrhoid Removal
      • Hernia and Hydrocele Repair
      • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
      • Laparoscopic Adrenalectomy
      • Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery
      • Laparoscopic Bariatric Surgery
      • Laparoscopic Colectomy
      • Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
      • Laparoscopic Endocrine Surgery
      • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
      • Laparotomy
      • Minimally Invasive Surgery
      • Percutaneous Edoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)
      • Peritoneal Dialysis
      • Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
      • Sigmoid Colectomy
      • Sleeve Gastrectomy
      • Small Bowel Resection
      • Soft Tissue Surgery
      • Splenectomy
      • Stomach Surgery

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        Board Actions

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      Education

      • Medical School
        Temple University School Of Medicine

        Graduated in 2003

      • Residency Hospital
        University Of California Irvine Medical Center

        Completed in 2008

      • Fellowship Hospital
        Shands Hospital At The University Of Fl

        Completed in 2009

      • Undergraduate School
        University Of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)

        Graduated in 1999

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
      • Arabic
      • Spanish
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      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Bariatric Surgery
      • Board certified in General Surgery
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Awad's Office & Staff

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      Staff friendliness and courteousness
      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      10 – 15 minutes

      Experience with Dr. Awad

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      How well provider explains medical condition(s)
      How well provider listens and answers questions
      Spends appropriate amount of time with patients