Dr. Farzad Najam MD Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon

Dr. Farzad Najam is a thoracic and cardiac surgeon in Washington, District of Columbia. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including George Washington University Hospital and MedStar Georgetown University Hospital. He received his medical degree from King Edward Medical University and has been in practice for 22 years. Dr. Najam accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 7 doctors at George Washington University Hospital and one of 10 at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital who specialize in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon: General Obstetrics & Gynecology

Education & Medical Training

Morristown Memorial Hospital
Residency, General Surgery, 1996 - 2000

Brooklyn Hospital Center
Residency, General Surgery, 1994 - 1996

George Washington University
Fellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 2000 - 2002

King Edward Medical University
Class of 1992

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Family Medicine

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Sports Medicine

AZ State Medical License
Active through 2015

NM State Medical License
Active through 2014

TX State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

From Jacobeaus to the da Vinci: thoracoscopic applications of the robot.
Al-Mufarrej, F., Margolis, M., Tempesta, B., Strother, E., Najam, F., Gharagozloo, F.

Robot-assisted lobectomy for early-stage lung cancer: report of 100 consecutive cases.
Gharagozloo, F., Margolis, M., Tempesta, B., Strother, E., Najam, F.

Postpneumonectomy and postlobectomy empyema.
Gharagozloo, F., Margolis, M., Facktor, M., Tempesta, B., Najam, F.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Anthem HealthKeepers HMO/POS
  • Anthem KeyCare PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Alliance PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • Wellmark Alliance Select
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