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Alaa Afifi, MD, Thoracic Surgery, Santa Ana, CA, Fountain Valley Regional Hospital and Medical Center


Thoracic Surgery Santa Ana, CA

Adult Cardiac Surgery, Vascular Surgery, Cardiovascular Surgery

Chief of Staff - Western Medical Center Anaheim

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Education & Training

  • Strong Memorial Hospital of the University of RochesterFellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 1994 - 1996
  • Keesler Medical CenterResidency, Surgery, 1991 - 1994
  • San Antonio Uniformed Services Health Education Consortium
    San Antonio Uniformed Services Health Education ConsortiumResidency, Surgery, 1989 - 1991
  • Albany Medical College
    Albany Medical CollegeClass of 1989

Certifications & Licensure

  • CA State Medical License
    CA State Medical License 2004 - 2024
  • NY State Medical License
    NY State Medical License 1994 - 2007
  • PA State Medical License
    PA State Medical License 1992 - 2000
  • American Board of Surgery Surgery
  • American Board of Thoracic Surgery Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Compassionate Doctor Award Vitals, 2013
  • Compassionate Doctor Award 2011
  • Fellow (FACS) American College of Surgeons

Press Mentions

  • Two Companies Make Pitches to Lease Hi-Desert Medical Center
    Two Companies Make Pitches to Lease Hi-Desert Medical CenterNovember 21st, 2014

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