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About Dr. Joseph D Afram

Dr. Joseph D Afram, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Washington, DC. His specialties include Bariatric Medicine. Dr. Afram is affiliated with George Washington University Hospital. Dr. Afram has received 1 award. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

10 Ratings with 1 Comment

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Joseph D Afram is Great. Dr. Joseph D Afram has been rated by 10 patients. From those 10 patients 1 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Joseph D Afram is 3.8 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Joseph Daoud Afram Md

1011 New Hampshire Ave NW
Washington, DC 20037
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Specialties

Dr. Joseph D Afram has the following 1 specialty

  • Bariatric Medicine

    Bariatric medicine focuses on the causes, prevention and treatment of obesity. Bariatric specialists are trained in medically supervised weight loss and the management of obesity as a chronic condition. These specialists are skilled in various disciplines that help patients lose weight and obtain optimal health.
    The field encompasses dieting, exercise and behavioral therapy, anti-obesity medication, pharmacotherapy and surgery. Bariatric specialists might be from surgical backgrounds and perform obesity-related operations or they might be nutrition and hormone focused, prescribing diet and exercise plans as well as weight loss medications.
    Patients defined as obese or having unhealthy Body Mass Indices (BMI) have much greater risk of heart disease, diabetes, asthma, sleep apnea, hypertension, many types of cancer and chronic musculoskeletal problems.
    One subspecialty of bariatrics is the focus on the correlation between obesity and mortality.

  • Expertise

    1 Expertise

  • Gastric Bypass (Gastrojejunostomy)

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Dr. Joseph Afram did not care to listen to a word I had to say. I figured that if he didn't care before surgery, why would he care to listen to me after surgery. He may be good at what he does, but he did not have the characteristics I thought were important in a surgeon.

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  • Awards

    1 Award

  • Patients' Choice Award (2009, 2010, 2011, 2012)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Afram is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Education

  • Washington Hospital

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Joseph D Afram accepts the following insurance providers.

  • CareFirst BCBS
    • CareFirst BlueChoice Advantage
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Optimum Choice Preferred POS
    • UHC Options PPO
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Locations & Directions

Joseph Daoud Afram Md, 1011 New Hampshire Ave NW, Washington, DC
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