Samer Najjar, MD, FACS

Vascular Surgery, Vein Clinic

Years in Practice: 22 years
Practices In: Elmhurst, Naperville
Patients Seen: Adults

Com­mu­ni­ca­tion, team­work, own­er­ship and skills are the cor­ner­stones of a suc­cess­ful treat­ment plan.

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Board Certifications
Surgery, Vascular Surgery
Languages
English, Arabic
Awards & Accolades
Advocate Physician Partners Exemplary Physician Award for Achieving Exceptional Clinical Integration 2000
Assistant Clinical Professor of Surgery, The Chicago Medical School, Rosalind Franklin University 2000
Vascular Surgery Program Site Director, Metropolitan Group Hospitals (July 2010 - Present) 2010
Student Research Fellowship of the International Society for Cardiovascular Surgery 2000
W.T. Gill Research Fellowship, The George Washington University School of Medicine, Washington D.C. 2000
Clinical Interests

Vari­cose veins, Endove­nous laser treat­ment (EVLT) and Aor­tic repair

Memberships
Society of Vascular Surgery American College of Surgeons Midwestern Vascular Surgical Society Massachusetts Medical Society
Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital
3815 Highland Avenue Downers Grove, Illinois 60515 630-275-2700 Get Directions
Edward Hospital
801 S. Washington St. Naperville, Illinois 60540 630-527-3000 Get Directions
Elmhurst Memorial Hospital
155 E. Brush Hill Road Elmhurst, Illinois 60126 331-221-1000 Get Directions
School
George Washington University School of Medicine Graduation Date: 1996 Degree: MD
Residency
Medical College of Virginia Virginia Commonwealth University Senior Surgical Resident
Tufts-New England Medical Center, Tufts University School of Medicine Categorical Surgical Resident
Fellowships
Northwestern Memorial Hospital Vascular Surgery
School VA Boston Healthcare/Brigham & Women's Hospital, Harvard University School of Medicine
Provider’s Publications
A Reproducible Procine ePTFE Arterial Bypass Model for Neointimal Hyperplasia
January 2000
Beneficial effect of a short-acting NO donor for the prevention of neointimatl hyperplasia.
January 2000
Percutaneous endovascular repair of ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysms
January 2000
Technical limitations of carotid filter embolic protection devices
January 2000
Nitric oxide-mediated inhibition of the PA28 proteasome activator
January 2000

Procedures

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA) Repair, Angioplasty with Stent Placement, Carotid Artery Surgery, Compression Stocking Therapy, Diagnostic Venous Ultrasound, Dialysis Access Creation, Lower Extremity Artery Surgery, Phlebectomy, Varicose Vein Procedures, Vascular Ultrasound, Vascular Ultrasound (venous, arterial, carotid, abdominal, renal artery), Venous Exams of the Legs