Dr. Wagdy Girgis, MD

Dr. Wagdy Girgis, MD

Vascular Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 58
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Dr. Wagdy Girgis, MD is a vascular surgery specialist in Brooklyn, NY and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from University Of Alexandria, Faculty Of Medicine in 1987 and specializes in vascular surgery and family medicine.

948 48th St # 2

Brooklyn, NY 11219

Contact Information

(718) 283-8590

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
very high
more than 98% of peers
Port Placements or Replacements
very high
more than 97% of peers
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Girgis's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Vascular Surgery
  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

30  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Heart Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency

13  Procedures

  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Heart Surgery
  • Lung Surgery
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Venous Sclerotherapy

Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim
  • Settlement : 1/8/2015
    Amount or Range: Average
    Nature of Complaint: Zip Code or County of Event: Kings County, NY
    State: New York
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

  • University Of Alexandria, Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Alexandria University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Luth Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Girgis has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Girgis has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic
  • Italian
  • Russian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Girgis' Reviews

3.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Girgis to family and friends
16 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Girgis' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. Girgis really eased the concerns I had about a wound on my ankle. You could tell he cared about my well being and I would definitely recommend him to anyone dealing with a chronic wound.
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Dr. Girgis is an excellent physician. Wait time can become excessive, but absolutely worth it. He shows a personal interest in each patient's well-being. Rare to find a doctor whose main concern is get you better as fast as possible. Would recommend him to anyone looking for an excellent quality...more
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YOU WAIT TWO TO THREE HOURS MOST OF THE TIME AND DR.GIRGIS DOES NOT SPEND MORE THAN ONE MINUTE WITH THE PATIENT.
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