Dr. Seyed Ghasemian, MD

Dr. Seyed Ghasemian, MD

Urology  |  
Male  |  
Age 60
(2)
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Dr. Seyed Ghasemian, MD is an urology doctor who practices in Washington, DC. He is 60 years old and has been practicing for 24 years.Read his story

106 Irving St NW Ste 215

Washington, DC 20010

Contact Information

(202) 877-7011

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Kidney Surgery
very high
more than 97% of peers
Chronic Kidney Diseases
normal
more than 57% of peers
Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
normal
more than 48% of peers

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Dr. Ghasemian's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Ghasemian "Board-certified in urology and transplant surgery, Dr. Ghasemian treats a wide variety of conditions, often using minimally invasive techniques. Besides kidney transplants, Dr. Ghasemian offers surgical treatment for diabetes, treats urology issues for pre-and post-transplant patients as well as bladder, kidney and prostate cancers. Dr. Ghasemian completed residency training in Urology and General Surgery and fellowship training in Transplant at MedStar Washington Hospital Center following medical school at the National University of Iran, in Tehran, Iran. An Assistant Professor of Urology at Georgetown Medical School, Dr. Ghasemian has published peer-reviewed papers on transplantation and delivered presentations across the country. He is also the recipient of the Meritorious Achievement Award from MedStar Washington Hospital Center for his work in transplantation services. "

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Ghasemian "Delivering the best patient care is a priority for Dr. Ghasemian. From diagnosis to recovery, he works with individuals often facing life threatening illness making sure they and their families understand treatment options and what is takes to get better.

Working in an academic medical center such as MedStar Georgetown also provides the opportunity to focus on his other priority, training the next generation of skilled and compassionate physicians as he has done throughout his long career. "

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Specialties

  • Urology
  • Transplant Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Urology
    Accredited by: American Board of Urology*
13

Conditions Treated

  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bladder Diseases
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Diabetes
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • Hypospadias
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Failure
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Syphilis Infections
  • Urinary Stones
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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Cystectomy
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Kidney Transplant
  • Pancreas Transplant
  • Urological Surgery
  • Urology Procedure

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for District of Columbia.

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

  • National University Of Iran / Faculty Of Medicine (Jarjani Med Sch)
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Medstar Washington Hospital Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Medstar Washington Hospital Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Pahlavi Univeristy Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Saadat Abad Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Medstar Washington Hospital Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ghasemian has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Farsi
  • Kurdish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ghasemian's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ghasemian to family and friends
3.0
based on 2 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

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

Dr. Ghasemian's Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
POOR
Office environment
POOR
Staff friendliness
POOR
Average wait time
Over 45 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Falls Church, VA |
Terrible bedside manner!! My father has been on the waiting list for a Kidney for over 3 years and has gone through all the routine tests that ensure he's capable receiving a kidney transplant and what follows. Other than renal failure, he's an otherwise healthy elderly man and fully capable of...more
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Dr. Ghasemian accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
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  • 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
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • MultiPlan
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Ghasemian has admitting privileges

Medstar Washington Hospital Center
110 Irving St NW
Washington, DC 20010
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Medstar Georgetown University Hospital
3800 Reservoir Rd NW
Washington, DC 20007
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