Dr. Vafa Ghaemmaghami MD Surgeon

Dr. Vafa Ghaemmaghami is a surgeon in Phoenix, Arizona and is affiliated with Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center. He received his medical degree from University of Texas Medical School at Houston and has been in practice for 7 years. He is one of 31 doctors at Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center who specialize in Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: Trauma Surgery & Surgical Critical Care

Education & Medical Training

University of California at Davis
Residency, General Surgery, 2000 - 2006

University of Texas Southwestern Medical School
Fellowship, Surgical Critical Care, 2006 - 2007

University of Texas Medical School at Houston
Class of 2000

Publications & Presentations

Adaptive behaviors of experts in following standard protocol in trauma management: implications for developing flexible guidelines.
Vankipuram, M.,Ghaemmaghami, V.,Patel, V. L. 2013 1 11

Swallowing dysfunction after prolonged intubation: analysis of risk factors in trauma patients.
Bordon, A., Bokhari, R., Sperry, J., Testa, D., Feinstein, A., Ghaemmaghami, V.

Focused bedside echocardiography in the surgical intensive care unit: comparison of 3 methods to estimate cardiac index.
Gunst, M., Matsushima, K., Sperry, J., Ghaemmaghami, V., Robinson, M., O'Keeffe, T., Friese, R., Frankel, H.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Whole Health Banner Health Network
  • BCBS Arizona BlueAlliance Network
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net Arizona HMO
  • Health Net Arizona HMO ExcelCare Network
  • Health Net Arizona PPO/POS
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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