Dr. Tareq Al-Khatib, MD

Dr. Tareq Al-Khatib, MD

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Dr. Tareq Al-Khatib, MD is a general surgery doctor who practices in Port Charlotte, FL. He has been practicing for 46 years. Dr. Al-Khatib is affiliated with Bayfront Health Punta Gorda, Bayfront Health Port Charlotte and Fawcett Memorial Hospital.

Accepted insurance

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Care Philosophy

Waiting at office to see the doctor 10-15 min only , using the most updated technology Honesty in all aspect of the practice, doing surgery,billing,follow up, office visit, communicating with pts and family and reffering M.D
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Dr. Al-Khatib's Experience

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Dr. Al-Khatib's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in General Surgery
  • Board certified in Emergency Medicine and General Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Breast Surgery
  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Gastroenterology
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Surgery
  • Trauma Medicine
  • Wound & Burn Care
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Board Certifications

  • Emergency Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Emergency Medicine*
  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Acute Appendicitis
  • Acute Gastritis
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anemia
  • Appendicitis
  • Appendix Cancer
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Blood Disorders
  • Breast Cancer
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Chronic Appendicitis
  • Chronic Non-Healing Wounds
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysphagia
  • Enteritis
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Malnutrition
  • Megacolon
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Skin Cancer
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vomiting Disorders

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Procedures

  • Abdominal Surgery
  • Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Colectomy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hepatobiliary Surgery
  • Hernia Repair
  • Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery for Achalasia
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Skin Cancer Removal
  • Wound Care and Management

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • Damascus University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1968
  • Damascus University
    Medical School | Graduated 1971
  • Yale University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1973
  • Bronx Lebanon Hospital Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Mount Sinai School of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Al-Khatib has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Fawcett Memorial Hospital

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Gastrointestinal Care Excellence Award

Hospital Quality Award

Dr. Al-Khatib is on the medical staff at our top-rated hospital.

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Dr. Al-Khatib's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Al-Khatib to family and friends
5.0
based on 7 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Al-Khatib's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Pt Charlotte, Fl |
Dr Al Khatib is the best surgeon in that he explains in ways you understand, he's thorough, he cares, he's honest & does his very best in surgery. Your not just another "case" to him. You're a person he wants to help in every way he can! I wholeheartedly recommend him. His receptionist is professional, friendly & quick to make calls & appointments needed for you.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Al-Khatib accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
    Special Needs Plan SNP
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Al-Khatib has admitting privileges

Fawcett Memorial Hospital
21298 Olean Blvd
Port Charlotte, FL 33952
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Bayfront Health Port Charlotte
2500 Harbor Blvd
Port Charlotte, FL 33952
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Bayfront Health Punta Gorda
809 E Marion Ave
Punta Gorda, FL 33950
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