Samer Najjar, MD, FACS

Vascular Surgery, Vein Clinic

4.6
188 Ratings
Years in Practice: 23 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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within the last three (3) years

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

Ratings


Ratings Category

The Patient Satisfaction Rating score is an average of all responses to care provider related questions on our independent rating system, the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey.

Patient Satisfaction Rating

4.6
188 Ratings

Ease of scheduling appointments

4.5
185 Ratings

Provider showed concern

4.6
186 Ratings

Provider explained things clearly

4.6
185 Ratings

Provider included you in decisions

4.6
185 Ratings

Likelihood of recommending this provider

4.6
183 Ratings

Comments


Comments are collected in our Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Surveys. Patients are de-identified to protect confidentiality and patient privacy. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey.
"Dr Najjar is the best doctor I have ever seen. The care I receive from him is over the top"
5
Apr. 24, 2022
"Good"
3.75
Apr. 24, 2022
"I went for imaging From Glen Ellyn was very professional with great social skills."
5
Apr. 15, 2022
"Dr. Gave an excellent description of my condition and treatment once the tests were completed."
5
Mar. 23, 2022
"*Dr. Najjar is great & I know I'll be well taken care of during any other future visits."
5
Mar. 4, 2022
"*Dr. Najjar was very kind to my daughter during both her laser procedures. He was patient with our questions & anxiety, allowing me (mom) to be with her during the procedure. He even gave her a treat to help calm her & reward her afterwards!"
4.75
Feb. 17, 2022
"I had an outstanding experience. The doctor had every quality of an experienced, skilled, professional, thorough, caring and personable. The RN was excellent also and they are a great team. I've already recommended the doctor/RN to 3 of my friends"
5
Feb. 16, 2022
"Excellent care and concern for me"
5
Feb. 16, 2022
"First timing meeting Dr. Najjar. Really liked him. Down to earth, to the point, offered proactive advice, and responded well to questions."
5
Jan. 20, 2022
"Doctor Najjer is a dedicated individual who had previously attended to the blockage in my left leg in July of 2021."
5
Jan. 19, 2022
"I was referred to Dr. Najjar by my PCP, Dr. O'Meara. Because I think so highly of Dr. O'Meara, I already felt comfortable with Dr. Najjar. Dr. Najjar is highly skilled and very caring. He resolved my health problem and it went exactly as he said it would. I am pain free and highly satisfied with Dr. Najjar. I am thankful to include him as one of my care providers."
5
Dec. 28, 2021
"Dr. Gros is an awesome doctor. He is very personal and genuine!"
5
Sep. 24, 2021
"Dr. Najjar was very patient, informative and personable."
5
Sep. 23, 2021
"*Dr. Najjar described my condition, its ramifications - treatments - explained very well."
4.5
Sep. 10, 2021
"Dr, Najjar listened to my problem, offered a diagnosis and a care plan. I was referred to him by my PCP, Dr. O'Meara. I am thoroughly pleased with both of these care providers."
5
Sep. 4, 2021
"Everything went well."
3.75
Aug. 24, 2021
"*Dr. Najjar is excellent."
5
Aug. 23, 2021
"I came out well informed."
5
Aug. 23, 2021
"Dr. Najjar was excellent about answering my many questions. Knowledgeable, patient and kind"
4.75
Aug. 23, 2021
"Good"
3.75
Aug. 19, 2021
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