Dr. Ammar S Bafi MD Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon

Dr. Ammar Bafi is a thoracic and cardiac surgeon in Washington, District of Columbia and is affiliated with MedStar Washington Hospital Center. He received his medical degree from George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences and has been in practice for 27 years. He is one of 11 doctors at MedStar Washington Hospital Center who specialize in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon: General Cardiac/Thoracic Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

MedStar Washington Hospital Center
Ranked #29 in Cardiology & Heart Surgery

Education & Medical Training

George Washington University
Residency, General Surgery, 1988 - 1993

North Shore-Long Island Jewish Health System
Residency, General Surgery, 1987 - 1988

George Washington University
Fellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 1993 - 1995

George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences
Class of 1987

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Family Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

IN State Medical License
Active through 2013

ME State Medical License
Active through 2013

ND State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Patients With Severe Asymptomatic Carotid Artery Stenosis Do Not Have a Higher Risk of Stroke and Mortality After Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery.
Mahmoudi, M., Hill, P.C., Xue, Z., Torguson, R., Ali, G., Boyce, S.W., Bafi, A.S., Corso, P.J., Waksman, R.

Comparison of Frequency of Atrial Fibrillation After Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting in African Americans Versus European Americans.
Sun, X., Hill, P.C., Lowery, R., Lindsay, J., Boyce, S.W., Bafi, A.S., Garcia, J.M., Haile, E., Corso, P.J.

Early readmission of low-risk patients after coronary surgery.
Sun, X., Zhang, L., Lowery, R., Petro, K.R., Hill, P.C., Haile, E., Garcia, J.M., Bafi, A.S., Boyce, S.W., Corso, P.J.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • AvMed Health Open Access
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Florida BlueCare HMO
  • BCBS Florida NetworkBlue
  • BCBS Florida Preferred Patient Care PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United - River Valley Neighborhood Health Partnership
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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