Dr. Salim Amrani, MD

Dr. Salim Amrani, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 42
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Dr. Salim Amrani, MD is a general surgery specialist in Los Alamos, NM. He specializes in general surgery and colon & rectal surgery.

3917 West Rd Ste 250

Los Alamos, NM 87544

Contact Information

(505) 661-3030

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Mexico
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Amrani performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Abdominal Disorders
high
more than 88% of peers
Hemorrhoids
normal
more than 80% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
normal
more than 80% of peers

Dr. Amrani's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Colon & Rectal Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Colon & Rectal Surgery*
  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

18  Conditions Treated

23  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

Education data for Dr. Amrani is unavailable at this time.

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Amrani has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Amrani's Reviews

2.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Amrani to family and friends
8 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Amrani's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

I can echo the Nurse's complaints. Dr Amrani doesn't seem at all interested in the health of his patients and has a horrible bedside manner. He would not commit to any concrete recommendations for activity level after a hernia repair and ignored complaints of pain that made it almost impossible...more
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I am a nurse who works with Dr. Amrani. He is very arrogant and doesn't make time for his patients. He often leaves his patients scared with unanswered questions. He has poor bedside manner and treats nursing staff as his punching bag if things don't go his way, and will often dismiss their...more
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Dr. Amrani is an exceptional doctor. New Mexico is lucky to have him. He is extremely thorough and also very caring.
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