Dr. Sadaf Ahanchi, MD

Vascular Surgery •  Female • Age 40
  
Dr. Ahanchi
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Sentara Vascular Specialist

600 Gresham Dr # 8620 Norfolk, VA 23507

Dr. Sadaf Ahanchi, MD is a vascular surgery specialist in Norfolk, VA and has been practicing for 8 years. She graduated from University of Illinois At Chicago / College of Medicine in 2004 and specializes in vascular surgery.


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Dr. Ahanchi accepts the following insurance:

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Choice Plus POS II
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
KeyCare PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Choice Advantage
Blue Preferred PPO
CareFirst Maryland POS
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Southern Health PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Optima Health
Commercial HMO

Background Check

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Practice Areas

Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection

Aortic aneurym or dissection specialists diagnose and treat abnormal bulges or tears in the wall of the aorta, which are life-threatening and require immediate surgery.

Typically treats 95% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Aortic Aneurysm
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ahanchi treats Aortic Aneurysm more than 98% of their peers

Dr. Ahanchi treats this condition more than 98% of their peers

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ahanchi treats Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA) more than 93% of their peers

Dr. Ahanchi treats this condition more than 93% of their peers

Peripheral Vascular Disorders

Peripheral vascular disorder specialists diagnose and treat narrowing or blockages in the blood vessels outside the heart, most commonly caused by atherosclerosis, a buildup of plague inside the blood vessel wall.

Typically treats 76% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 15 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ahanchi treats Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD) more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Ahanchi treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ahanchi treats Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Ahanchi treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ahanchi treats Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Ahanchi treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Peripheral Vascular Procedures

Peripheral vascular disorder is diagnosed through a variety of procedures, including angiogram, ankle-brachial index and Doppler ultrasound. Surgical treatments include bypass graft surgery, balloon angioplasty, and stent.

Typically treats 51% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Varicose Vein Procedure
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ahanchi performs Varicose Vein Procedure more than 82% of their peers

Dr. Ahanchi performs this procedure more than 82% of their peers

Peripheral Artery Catheterization
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ahanchi performs Peripheral Artery Catheterization more than 69% of their peers

Dr. Ahanchi performs this procedure more than 69% of their peers

Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ahanchi performs Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting more than 44% of their peers

Dr. Ahanchi performs this procedure more than 44% of their peers

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Dr. Ahanchi's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Vascular Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ahanchi treats Vascular Disease more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Ahanchi treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ahanchi treats Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD) more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Ahanchi treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Atherosclerosis
  • Autoimmune Atherosclerosis
  • Buerger's Disease
  • Carotid Atherosclerosis
  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
  • Coronary Atherosclerosis
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Thrombosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ahanchi treats Thrombosis more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Ahanchi treats this condition more than 100% of her 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

Dr. Ahanchi's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Angioplasty With Stent Placement
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Arteriovenous Graft Placement Surgery
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Carotid Surgery
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • 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
  • Endovascular Aneurysm Repair
  • Endovascular Procedure
  • Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Endovascular Repair of Visceral Aorta
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Lung Surgery
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Artery Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Venous Sclerotherapy

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Wonderful personality, treated me like she'd known me forever. Very knowledgeable, explained her findings and took time to answer questions. Excellent doctor.
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Sadaf Ahanchi, MD is a vascular surgery specialist in Norfolk, VA and has been practicing for 8 years. She graduated from University of Illinois At Chicago / College of Medicine in 2004 and specializes in vascular surgery.

Specialties

  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Education

2012
Eastern Virginia Medical School
Fellowship Hospital
2010
Mount Sinai Hospital
Residency Hospital
2005
Mount Sinai Hospital
Internship Hospital
2004
University of Illinois At Chicago / College of Medicine
Medical School
2000
University Of Illinois Urbana Champaign
Undergraduate School

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Locations

Sentara Vascular Specialist

Sentara Vascular Specialists Heart Hospital600 Gresham Dr # 8620 Norfolk, VA 23507
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Practice

Vein Center of Virginia397 Little Neck Rd Ste 110 Virginia Beach, VA 23452
2

Affiliated Hospitals

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Chesapeake Regional Medical Center

Chesapeake, VA

63% Patient experience rating, 6% lower than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2017)

Sentara Leigh Hospital

Norfolk, VA

77% Patient experience rating, 8% higher than the national average

  • America's 100 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018)

Sentara Norfolk General Hospital

Norfolk, VA

76% Patient experience rating, 7% higher than the national average

Sentara Obici Hospital

Suffolk, VA

74% Patient experience rating, 5% higher than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019, 2018)
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018)

Sentara Princess Anne Hospital

Virginia Beach, VA

79% Patient experience rating, 10% higher than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019)

Sentara Virginia Beach General Hospital

Virginia Beach, VA

74% Patient experience rating, 5% higher than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019)