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Jihad Kudsi, MD

Philosophy of Care

My first responsibility is to the patient and their families who I am provileged to serve. I aim to integrate the most recent advances in medicine and technology into my daily practice of caring for you and your family. I strive to provide compassionate, gentle, and individualized care to every patient. It is my responsibility to explain and educate so that patients may choose what best serves their needs.



Patient Satisfaction Rating

4.7
Based on 34 reviews

  • General

    SPECIALTIES

    • Surgery


    BOARD CERTIFICATIONS

    • General Surgery
    • Obesity Medicine


    PATIENTS SEEN
    Accepts adults


    LANGUAGES

    • English
    • Arabic


    MEDICAL INTERESTS
    General and bariatric surgery, laparoscopic surgery for gastroesophageal reflux, achalasia, hiatial hernias, and laparoscopic surgery for gallbladder, stomach, colon, spleen and adrenal glands.


    PERSONAL INTERESTS
    I enjoy spending time with family, soccer, playing music and photography.


  • Education

    EDUCATION
    School Aleppo University
    Graduation Date 02/2008
    Degree Medical Degree

    INTERNSHIPS
    School Mayo Clinic

    RESIDENCY
    School George Washington University
    Title General Surgery Residency

    FELLOWSHIPS
    School Houston Methodist Hospital, Texas Medical Center
    Specialty Minimally Invasive/Bariatric Surgery

  • Procedures

    Surgery
  • Memberships

    • American College of Surgeons
    • American Medical Association
    • American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery
  • Patient Ratings & Comments

    Patient Satisfaction Rating
    4.7
    Based on 34 reviews

    Rating Categories

    The Patient Satisfaction Rating score is an average of all responses to care provider related questions on our independent rating system, the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey.


    Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey.

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    Ease of scheduling appointments

    4.4
    33 ratings

    Provider showed concern

    4.9
    34 ratings

    Friendliness/courtesy of Care Provider

    4.8
    34 ratings

    Care Provider spoke using clear language

    4.9
    34 ratings

    Provider explained things clearly

    4.9
    34 ratings

    Time Care Provider spent with patient

    4.8
    34 ratings

    Provider included you in decisions

    4.8
    34 ratings

    Patients' confidence in Care Provider

    4.7
    33 ratings

    Likelihood of recommending this provider

    4.7
    33 ratings

    Wait time at clinic

    4.3
    34 ratings


    Comments (5)

    Comments are collected in our Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Surveys. Patients are de-identified to protect confidentiality and patient privacy. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey.


    4.9
    Aug 19, 2019
    Very honest & clear.  
    5.0
    Jul 30, 2019
    the doctor did a great job of explaining all the options available to me what is involved in the procedures what is involved in the pre-testing what is involved in the recovery time and all See more  
    4.8
    Jul 24, 2019
    This appt. was the first time my husband met *Dr. Kudsi before my pending surgery. He really felt at ease and knew I was in good hands.  
    5.0
    Mar 18, 2019
    Excellent bedside manner. Great w/our son before & after surgery. So helpful!!   
    4.1
    Feb 12, 2019
    Good experience.  
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