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 Cardiac/Thoracic Surgery

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 Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

AZ State Medical License
Active through 2014

CO State Medical License
Active through 2013

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
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Choice
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Premera BCBS Heritage & Heritage Plus 1
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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