AboutDr. Bashar Fahoum, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Brooklyn, NY. He has 30 years of experience. His specialties include Critical Care Medicine and General Surgery. Dr. Fahoum is affiliated with NewYork-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital and University Hospital of Brooklyn at Long Island Hospital. He speaks English.
Dr. Bashar Fahoum has the following 2 specialties
- Critical Care Medicine
Also sometimes referred to as intensivists, critical care specialists are physicians with specialized training in the diagnosis and management of life-threatening conditions. Some of these conditions affect vital organs like the heart and lungs, those that make breathing difficult or impossible, and those that affect entire organ systems, like the renal system.
Critical care specialists are typically found in a hospital's intensive care unit where they monitor patients with life-threatening conditions and make determinations as to the best course of treatment.
- General Surgery
A surgical specialist is a physician who has additional training in a specific area of surgery.
The American Board of Medical Specialties acknowledges the following surgical specialties: general surgery, thoracic and cardiac surgery, colon and rectal surgery, obstetrics and gynecological surgery, neurological surgery, ophthalmic surgery, oral and maxillofacial surgery, orthopedic surgery, otolaryngological surgery, pediatric surgery, plastic surgery, urological surgery, and vascular surgery.
Some procedures are performed by more than one type of specialist. Also, some surgeons may choose to specialize in specific procedures within their specialty area. For example, a plastic and maxillofacial surgeon may specialize in performing rhinoplasty procedures.
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- Breast Cancer
- Critical Care
- Gallbladder Surgery
- Gastrointestinal Surgery
- Laproscopic Surgery (Laparoscopy)
- Metastatic Breast Cancer
- Wounds and Injuries
Dr. Fahoum is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
University Hospital of Brooklyn at Long Island Hospital
340 Henry St
Brooklyn, NY 11201
30 Years Experience
University Of Damascus
Graduated in 1987
New York Methodist Hospital
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