Dr. Tareq A. Al-Khatib, MD

Dr. Tareq A. Al-Khatib, MD

General Surgery | Male

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Tarqaq Al-Khatib MD
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  • Internship Hospital
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  • Fellowship Hospital
  • Undergraduate School
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      • Level of trust in provider's decisions
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      • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
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      • How well provider listens and answers questions
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      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      Dr. Al-Khatib's Office & Staff
      • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
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      • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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      • Staff friendliness and courteousness
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      • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
        Under 10 minutes (7)
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      Specialties

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

      Board Certifications

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      • Emergency Medicine
      • General Surgery

      Conditions Treated

      • Abdominal Disorders
      • Abdominal Pain
      • Abscess
      • Acute Appendicitis
      • Acute Gastritis
      • Anal and Rectal Cancer
      • Anal Prolapse
      • 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 and Small Intestine Cancer
      • Stomach Diseases
      • Thyroid Cancer
      • Ulcer
      • Ulcerative Colitis
      • Unexplained Weight Loss
      • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
      • Viral Hepatitis
      • Vomiting Disorders

      Procedures Performed

      • 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

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      Education

      • Medical School
        Damascus University

        Graduated in 1971

      • Internship Hospital
        Yale University

        Completed in 1973

      • Residency Hospital
        Bronx Lebanon Hospital Center

        Completed in 1977

      • Fellowship Hospital
        Mount Sinai School of Medicine

        Completed in 1984

      • Undergraduate School
        Damascus University

        Graduated in 1968

      Awards & Recognition

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
      • Arabic
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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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      Dr. Al-Khatib's Office & Staff

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      Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      Under 10 minutes

      Experience with Dr. Al-Khatib

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      Dr. Al-Khatib's 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