Samer Najjar, MD, FACS

Vascular Surgery, Vein Clinic

4.7
174 Ratings
Years in Practice: 22 years
Practices In: Elmhurst, Naperville
Patients Seen: Adults

Com­mu­ni­ca­tion, team­work, own­er­ship and skills are the cor­ner­stones of a suc­cess­ful treat­ment plan.

Next Available Appointments
Have you seen a DMG Vascular Surgeon before?

within the last three (3) years

Board Certifications
Surgery, Vascular Surgery
Languages
English, Arabic
Awards & Accolades
Advocate Physician Partners Exemplary Physician Award for Achieving Exceptional Clinical Integration 2000
Assistant Clinical Professor of Surgery, The Chicago Medical School, Rosalind Franklin University 2000
Vascular Surgery Program Site Director, Metropolitan Group Hospitals (July 2010 - Present) 2010
Student Research Fellowship of the International Society for Cardiovascular Surgery 2000
W.T. Gill Research Fellowship, The George Washington University School of Medicine, Washington D.C. 2000
Clinical Interests

Vari­cose veins, Endove­nous laser treat­ment (EVLT) and Aor­tic repair

Memberships
Society of Vascular Surgery American College of Surgeons Midwestern Vascular Surgical Society Massachusetts Medical Society
Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital
3815 Highland Avenue Downers Grove, Illinois 60515 630-275-2700 Get Directions
Edward Hospital
801 S. Washington St. Naperville, Illinois 60540 630-527-3000 Get Directions
Elmhurst Memorial Hospital
155 E. Brush Hill Road Elmhurst, Illinois 60126 331-221-1000 Get Directions
School
George Washington University School of Medicine Graduation Date: 1996 Degree: MD
Residency
Medical College of Virginia Virginia Commonwealth University Senior Surgical Resident
Tufts-New England Medical Center, Tufts University School of Medicine Categorical Surgical Resident
Fellowships
Northwestern Memorial Hospital Vascular Surgery
School VA Boston Healthcare/Brigham & Women's Hospital, Harvard University School of Medicine
Physician’s Publications
A Reproducible Procine ePTFE Arterial Bypass Model for Neointimal Hyperplasia
January 2000
Beneficial effect of a short-acting NO donor for the prevention of neointimatl hyperplasia.
January 2000
Percutaneous endovascular repair of ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysms
January 2000
Technical limitations of carotid filter embolic protection devices
January 2000
Nitric oxide-mediated inhibition of the PA28 proteasome activator
January 2000

Procedures

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA) Repair, Angioplasty with Stent Placement, Carotid Artery Surgery, Compression Stocking Therapy, Diagnostic Venous Ultrasound, Dialysis Access Creation, Lower Extremity Artery Surgery, Phlebectomy, Varicose Vein Procedures, Vascular Ultrasound, Vascular Ultrasound (venous, arterial, carotid, abdominal, renal artery), Venous Exams of the Legs

Ratings


Ratings Category

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.

Patient Satisfaction Rating

4.7
174 Ratings

Ease of scheduling appointments

4.8
174 Ratings

Provider showed concern

4.7
169 Ratings

Provider explained things clearly

4.7
169 Ratings

Provider included you in decisions

4.7
167 Ratings

Likelihood of recommending this provider

4.7
167 Ratings

Comments


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.
"I would recommend this doctor to everyone"
5
Mar. 22, 2021
"dr. is very knowledgeable. I felt secure with him doing my procedure. he's done a high number of these procedures and his expertise was important to me. he had a very good bedside manner and communicated well along the way"
5
Mar. 10, 2021
"Good."
5
Mar. 8, 2021
"I will recommend this Dr. to to anyone I know who needs a vascular Dr.."
5
Mar. 5, 2021
"*Dr. Najjar & the staff did an excellent job."
5
Feb. 22, 2021
"I was nervous . the procedure was explained in detail I felt confident to go ahead with it"
5
Feb. 10, 2021
"The doctor provided excellent service with care and explanations"
5
Jan. 28, 2021
"very good"
5
Dec. 30, 2020
"EXCELLENT BED SIDE MANNER. I AM VERY HAPPY WITH THIS DOCTOR."
5
Dec. 25, 2020
"Would recommend him to anyone with the same problem as mine."
5
Nov. 26, 2020
"He was thorough in his explanations, options, assessing my circumstances. I trust him. IMPORTANT."
5
Oct. 21, 2020
"Dr. Najar and Stephanie make an excellent team together. I was very pleased with how my procedures, consultations and treatment were handled by this very efficient and proficient team of two."
5
Oct. 14, 2020
"Dr Najjar was excellent professional who took the time to explain my condition with clarity and compassion as well as the options for treatment with or without surgery."
4.75
Oct. 6, 2020
"I am confident and have had a good experience"
4.75
Sep. 30, 2020
"THEY GO WAY OUT of their way."
5
Sep. 18, 2020
"Dr Najjar is the best doctor ."
5
Aug. 3, 2020
"excellent doctor"
5
Jul. 31, 2020
"I really loved Dr. Najaar because I thought he was kind, caring and very knowledgeable."
5
Jul. 6, 2020
"Dr Najjar is great. very caring. took time to listen."
5
Jul. 5, 2020
"*Dr. Najjar was exceptional as he always is."
5
Jun. 25, 2020
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