Dr. Walid Arnaout, MD

Dr. Walid Arnaout, MD

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59 y/o
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Dr. Walid Arnaout, MD is a general surgery specialist in Thousand Oaks, CA and has been practicing for 22 years. He specializes in general surgery.

Oaks Surgical Specialists

77 Rolling Oaks Dr Ste 203

Thousand Oaks, CA 91361
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Dr. Arnaout's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Arnaout performs Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Arnaout performs this procedure more than 91% of his peers

Gallbladder Removal
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Arnaout performs Gallbladder Removal more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Arnaout performs this procedure more than 85% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Cholecystectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Cholecystectomy, Open
  • da Vinci® Cholecystectomy
  • Single Incision Cholecystectomy
Colon and Rectal Surgery
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Arnaout performs Colon and Rectal Surgery more than 62% of his peers

Dr. Arnaout performs this procedure more than 62% of his peers

Dr. Arnaout's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess
Anal Disorders
Anal or Rectal Pain
Aneurysm
Anorectal Abscess
Appendectomy, Open
Benign Tumor
Biliary Drainage
Breast Diseases
Cancer
Cholangiocarcinoma
Cholelithiasis
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Esophageal Diseases
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
Fracture
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrotomy
Gynecologic Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Surgery
Hemorrhoids
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Hyperparathyroidism
Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparoscopic Tumor Ablation, Liver
Lung Cancer
Lung Surgery
Meckel's Diverticulum
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Partial Lung Collapse
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Pleural Effusion
Port Placements or Replacements
Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
Pulmonary Disease
Pyloric Stenosis
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)
Small Intestine Cancer
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Splenectomy
Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Stomach Surgery
Thoracentesis
Thrombosis
Thyroidectomy
Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
Tracheal Surgery
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Vascular Disease
Wound Repair

About Me

Care Philosophy

Provide state of the art medical care for our patients in a friendly, compassionate and professional setting.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

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

Languages

  • Arabic
  • English

Awards

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

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  • Staff friendliness
What People Say About Dr. Walid Arnaout, MD
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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!!!
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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
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Dr. Arnaout is the best surgeon there is. I wouldn't see anyone else but him.
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