Dr. Stephanie Akbari MD Surgeon

Dr. Stephanie Akbari is a surgeon in Mc Lean, Virginia and is affiliated with Virginia Hospital Center - Arlington. She received her medical degree from Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania and has been in practice for 23 years. She is one of 17 doctors at Virginia Hospital Center - Arlington who specialize in Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: General Surgery

Education & Medical Training

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Residency, General Surgery, 1991–1998

Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
Class of 1991

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

VA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Most Compassionate Doctor, American Registry

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons

Publications & Presentations

A Randomized Prospective Study of Lumpectomy Margin Assessment with Use of MarginProbe in Patients with Nonpalpable Breast Malignancies.
Schnabel, F.,Boolbol, S. K.,Gittleman, M.,Karni, T.,Tafra, L.,Feldman, S.,Police, A.,Friedman, N. B.,Karlan, S.,Holmes, D.,Willey, S. C.,Carmon, M.,Fernandez, K.,Akbari, S.,Harness, J.,Guerra, L.,Frazier, T.,Lane, K.,Simmons, R. M.,Estabrook, A.,Allweis, T.

A novel technique for nipple-areola complex reconstruction: the acellular dermal matrix onlay graft.
Seaman, B. J., Akbari, S. R., Davison, S. P.

Prospective randomized study comparing cryo-assisted and needle-wire localization of ultrasound-visible breast tumors.
Tafra, L., Fine, R., Whitworth, P., Berry, M., Woods, J., Ekbom, G., Gass, J., Beitsch, P., Dodge, D., Han, L., Potruch, T., Francescatti, D., Oetting, L., Smith, J. S., Snider, H., Kleban, D., Chagpar, A., Akbari, S.


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