Dr. Shafik Sidani, MD

Dr. Shafik Sidani, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 38
Dr. Shafik Sidani, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in Arlington, VA and has been practicing for 5 years. He specializes in colon & rectal surgery.

1625 N George Mason Dr Ste 454

Arlington, VA 22205

Contact Information

(703) 717-4180

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna

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Top Care Areas

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Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
very high
more than 97% of peers
more than 83% of peers
more than 78% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • 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*

21  Conditions Treated

16  Procedures

  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Proctosigmoidopexy With Robotic Assistance
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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.


  • Yale New Haven Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Medstar-Georgetown University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2012
  • University Of Minnesota Medical Center Fairview
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2013

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sidani has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sidani's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sidani to family and friends
10 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

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  • 1

Dr. Sidani'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 (2)

Receptionist was SUPER nice, even bringing my ID/health insurance card out to me. RE: Dr. Sidani. I asked about a surgery option and was told there was a 2-week painful recovery, but nothing more (inpatient vs. outpatient, etc.). Then I received a bill with additional $150 surgery copay for...more
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He is an excellent physician, very caring, knowledgeable, and took the time with me to explain options and treatments.
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