Dr. Walid Arnaout, MD

Dr. Walid Arnaout, MD

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General Surgery  |  
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57 y/o
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Dr. Walid Arnaout, MD is a general surgery doctor who practices in Thousand Oaks, CA. He is 57 years old and has been practicing for 32 years. Dr. Arnaout is affiliated with Providence Holy Cross Medical Center, Antelope Valley Hospital, Los Robles Hospital and Medical Center, Northridge Hospital Medical Center and Adventist Health Simi Valley.

Oaks Surgical Specialists

77 Rolling Oaks Dr Ste 203

Thousand Oaks, CA 91361
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Top Care Areas

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Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
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more than 63% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
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more than 55% of peers
Port Placements or Replacements
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more than 54% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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Specialties

  • General Surgery
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Board Certifications

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

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Anal Disorders
  • Aneurysm
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Fracture
  • Gallstones
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Thrombosis
  • Ulcer
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Biliary Drainage
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrotomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Tumor Ablation, Liver
  • Lung Surgery
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Wound Repair

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • American University Of Beirut, Bachelor Of Science, Beirut, Lebanon
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1981
  • American University Of Beirut, Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • American University Of Beirut Medical Center, Surgical Intern, Beirut, Lebanon, July 1985-December 1986
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Surgical Resident
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Vanderbilt University Medical Center. Chief Resident, General Surgery
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. Department Of Surgery, Liver Transplant Fellowship
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • UCLA School Of Medicine, Dumont-Ucla Transplant Center, Transplant Fellowship
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Research Fellow
    Other Education | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications
  • Isolation, characterization and transplantation of bone marrow derived hepatocyte stem cells, 2001
  • Transmission of hepatitis B infection from hepatitis B core antibody positive liver allograft is prevented by Lamivudine therapy, 2001
  • Predictors of survival after In Vivo split liver transplantation: analysis of 110 consecutive patients, 2000
  • Radiographic findings of ischemic hepatitis in a cirrhotic patient, 2000
  • The Liver- Hepatic Support, Bioartificial Liver. In SIRS, MODS and MOF- Systemic Inflammatory Response, Multiple Organ Dysfunction Syndrome and Multiple Organ Failure- Pathopysiology, Prevention and Therapy, 2000

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Northridge Hospital Medical Center

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

Hospital Quality Award

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Dr. Arnaout's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Arnaout to family and friends
5.0
based on 7 total reviews (3 with comments)
Dr. Arnaout'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 (3)
in Newbury Park, CA |
Dr. Arnaout is amazing. He performed a whipple surgery on my mother 8 years ago with excellent results. She is now 88 and still very active. Dr Arnaout was always very professional, friendly, and encouraging. We cannot thank him enough for what he did for our mother!!!
Newbury Park, CA |
Dr. Arnaout was great with my older parent. Very personable, explained and answered all questions my father had. He eased my fathers worries regarding the procedure and it all went very well! Thanks Dr. Arnaout
Dr. Arnaout is the best surgeon there is. I wouldn't see anyone else but him.
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Hospitals where Dr. Arnaout has admitting privileges

Northridge Hospital Medical Center
18300 Roscoe Blvd
Northridge, CA 91325
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Providence Holy Cross Medical Center
15031 Rinaldi St
Mission Hills, CA 91345
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Los Robles Hospital and Medical Center
215 W Janss Rd
Thousand Oaks, CA 91360
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Adventist Health Simi Valley
2975 Sycamore Dr
Simi Valley, CA 93065
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Antelope Valley Hospital
1600 W Avenue J
Lancaster, CA 93534
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