Dr. Samer S. Najjar MD Cardiologist

Dr. Samer Najjar is a cardiologist in Washington, District of Columbia. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Children's National Medical Center and MedStar Washington Hospital Center. He received his medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 21 years. He is one of 2 doctors at Children's National Medical Center and one of 107 at MedStar Washington Hospital Center who specialize in Cardiovascular Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Cardiologist: General Cardiology

Hospital Affiliation

Children's National Medical Center

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

Education & Medical Training

Johns Hopkins University
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1993 - 1996

Johns Hopkins University
Fellowship, Cardiovascular Disease, 1996 - 2000

Yale University School of Medicine
Class of 1993

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Family Medicine

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Sports Medicine

MA State Medical License
Active through 2014

FL State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Publications & Presentations

Late manifestation of a driveline infection after heart transplantation.
Sperry, B. W.,Fatemi, O.,Ruiz, M. E.,Najjar, S. S.

Metabolic Rates of ATP Transfer Through Creatine Kinase (CK Flux) Predict Clinical Heart Failure Events and Death.
Bottomley, P. A.,Panjrath, G. S.,Lai, S.,Hirsch, G. A.,Wu, K.,Najjar, S. S.,Steinberg, A.,Gerstenblith, G.,Weiss, R. G.

Bleeding and Neurologic Sequelae after HeartMate II LVAD: Risk Factors from the Prequel.
Najjar, S. S.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem HealthKeepers HMO/POS
  • Anthem KeyCare PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Coventry Carelink Health Plans PPO
  • Coventry Virginia - HMO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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