License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (38)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Ziad Awad, Esophageal Cancer Surgeon is Excellent. Dr. Awad has been reviewed by 75 patients who have provided 38 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.9
Promptness 4.7
Courteous Staff 4.9
Accurate Diagnosis 4.7
Bedside Manner 4.5
Spends Time with Me 4.5
Follows Up After Visit 4.6

Specialties & Research

  • He has special expertise in 12 areas:
  • Acid Reflux Disease Gastroesophageal Reflux
  • Advanced laparoscopic surgery
  • Endoscopy Endoscopic Surgery
  • Esophageal Achalasia
  • Esophagus Cancer (Esophogeal Neoplasm)
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Laparoscopic Gallbladder Surgery Cholecystectomy
  • Laproscopic Surgery Laparoscopy
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Stapling Gastroplasty
  • Swallowing disorder Deglutition Disorder

Education & Awards

Dr. Awad graduated from University Of Baghdad. He has 3 awards.

Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2011 - 2013)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011 - 2013)


Dr. Awad has 6 hospital affiliations:

  • Saint Luke's Hospital 
  • Shands Jacksonville Medical Center 


  • Arabic

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Additional Information
Dr. Ziad Tarik Awad MD, MBBS, and FACS is a male Oncology Surgeon, has 21 years of experience and practices in Surgical Oncology.
Where does Dr. Ziad T. Awad practice?
Dr. Ziad Awad has 3 office locations.
Dr. Ziad Awad practices Surgical Oncology near Jacksonville, FL.
See Jacksonville Surgeons.