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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (39)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Ziad Awad, Esophageal Cancer Surgeon is Excellent. Dr. Awad has been reviewed by 84 patients who have provided 39 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 4.6
Spends Time with Me 4.6
Follows Up After Visit 4.6

Specialties & Research

Dr. Ziad Awad, FACS, MBBS, MD is board certified in Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 12 areas:
  • Acid Reflux Disease (Gastroesophageal Reflux / GERD)
  • Cancer
  • 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 8 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Acid Reflux Disease (Gastroesophageal Reflux)
Digestive System Surgical Procedures
Swallowing disorder (Deglutition Disorder)
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2011 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011 - 2014)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


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 FACS, MBBS, and MD is a male Surgeon, has 23 years of experience and practices in Surgery and Surgical Oncology.
Where does Dr. Ziad T. Awad practice?
Dr. Ziad Awad has 1 office location.
Dr. Ziad Awad practices Surgery and Surgical Oncology near Jacksonville, FL.
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