Dr. Vincent Obias, MD

Dr. Vincent Obias, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 47
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Dr. Vincent Obias, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in Washington, DC and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University / Medical College Of Virginia School Of Medicine in 1999 and specializes in colon & rectal surgery.Read his story

2150 Pennsylvania Ave NW

Washington, DC 20037

Contact Information

(202) 741-2222

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • 17 More

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Dr. Obias' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Obias performs Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Obias performs this procedure more than 97% of his peers

Anal or Rectal Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Obias treats Anal or Rectal Pain more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Obias treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Anal Disorders
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Obias treats Anal Disorders more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Obias treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Obias' conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Anal Fissure
Anal Fistula
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anal Prolapse
Anorectal Abscess
Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Cancer
Carcinoid Tumor of Gastrointestinal Tract
Carcinoma in Situ
Colectomy
Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colon Cancer
Colonic Volvulus
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colorectal Cancer
Colorectal Polyp
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
da Vinci® Robotic Surgery
Destruction of Anal Tumor
Diverticulitis
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
Flexible Sigmoidoscopy With Robotic Assistance
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hernia Repair
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Abdominoperineal Resection of the Rectum With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Excision or Destruction of Ovary With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Minimally Invasive Surgery
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
Rectal Cancer
Rectal Prolapse
Rectovaginal Fistula
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)
Restorative Proctocolectomy With Ileal-Anal J Pouch
Rigid Proctosigmoidoscopy With Robotic Assistance
Secondary Malignancies
Transanal Endoscopic Microsurgery (TEM) for Rectal Tumors
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis

About Me

Care Philosophy

I strive to be a compassionate physician and work hard to educate my patients on their complex medical conditions and treatment options. I derive great satisfaction in treating my patients and helping them overcome their diseases. And I feel its important to listen to my patients and their concerns, while encouraging and educating them at the same time.

Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

Education

  • 2007
    Case Western Reserve University School Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital
    2007
  • 2006
    Cleveland Clinic
    Fellowship Hospital
    2006
  • 2005
    Eastern Virginia Medical School
    Residency Hospital
    2005
  • 2000
    Eastern Virginia Medical School
    Internship Hospital
    2000
  • 1999
    Virginia Commonwealth University / Medical College Of Virginia School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1999
  • 1993
    James Madison University
    Undergraduate School
    1993

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Likelihood to recommend Dr. Obias

3.5

Based on 16 reviews

5 Stars
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3 Stars
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1 Star
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I was very fortunate to have Dr. Obias his care for me since September 2016 has been very good. He has always provided the time needed to inform me of my condition and its changes. Kind and courteous and I think he is a very good surgeon. The on call surgeon when paged for an emergency that works...Read More
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I had a horrible experience with this person. I made three appointments with Dr. Obias and he NEVER even had the decency of meeting with me. He only sent his physician assistant even though i requested him several times and his physician assistant just told me he would discuss my case with...Read More
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Medicaid
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Choice Advantage
Blue Choice Network POS
Blue Preferred PPO
CareFirst Maryland POS
CareSource
Medicaid
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Commercial Insurance Company
Community Health Choice
Medicaid
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Guardian
Health Net
Medicaid
HealthPlus
Medicaid
inHealth
Medicaid
INTotal Health
Medicaid
Kaiser Permanente
Medicaid
Midwest Health Plan
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Peach State Health Plan
Medicaid
Staywell (Wellcare)
Medicaid
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Medicaid
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
Wellcare of Georgia
Medicaid
WellPoint

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