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Gazi B. Zibari, MD

Dr. Gazi B. Zibari, MD

Transplant Surgery, General Surgery

Accepting new patients

Offers Telehealth

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Willis-Knighton Physician Network

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  • Fellowship: Johns Hopkins University Hospital (1992)
  • Residency: LSUHSC Shreveport School of Medicine (1991)
  • Internship: LSUHSC Shreveport School of Medicine (1987)
  • Internship: LSUHSC Shreveport School of Medicine (1986)
  • Medical School: University of Tennessee (1985)
  • University: David Lipscomb College (1980)

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Surgery: General Surgery

Languages Spoken


Insurance Accepted

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AARP Medicare Supplemental Plans
Aetna Better Health of Louisiana
Aetna Coventry Advantra Louisiana
Aetna Coventry Medicare Dual Preferred
Aetna Medicare Freedom PPO
Amerihealth Caritas Louisiana
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Blue Cross/Blue Shield - PPO Preferred Care
Blue Cross/Blue Shield Federal Employees
Blue Cross/Blue Shield of Louisiana - HMO Louisiana
Blue Cross/Blue Shield OGB
Cigna HealthCare
Coventry Health Care (Aetna)
First Health
GEHA (Government Employees Health Association)
Health Plus of Louisiana
Humana Choice PPO
Humana Gold Plus HMO
Humana Gold Plus SNP Dual Eligible
IMA of Louisiana
Louisiana Healthcare Connections
Louisiana Medicaid
Louisiana Medicaid CHIP
Mail Handler's Benefit Plan (Aetna)
Medicare Railroad
Medicare Traditional Part B
Mutual of Omaha Supplemental Plans
Novasys Health
PHCS (Private Healthcare Systems / Multiplan)
PPO Plus
Tricare for Life
Tricare Prime
Tricare Select / Standard
UMR (United Healthcare)
United Healthcare
United Healthcare Community Plan - Medicaid
Workers Compensation
Healthy Blue

Conditions Treated

Stomach Cancer
Ventral Hernia
Umbilical Hernia
Pancreatic Cancer
Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
Boerhaave's Syndrome
Small Intestine Cancer
Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Incisional Hernia
Intestinal Obstruction
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Lung Cancer
Colorectal Cancer
Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
Inguinal Hernia
Ulcerative Colitis
Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis
Crohn's Disease
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Pleural Effusion
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Pyloric Stenosis
Varicose Veins
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Lung Abscess
Secondary Malignancies
Liver Cancer
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Adrenal Gland Cancer
Gastric Ulcer
Ischemic Colitis
Barrett's Esophagus
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Partial Lung Collapse
Bile Duct Cancer
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Esophageal Varices
Pelvic Abscess
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Thyroid Nodule
Abdominal Pain
Biliary Atresia
Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Gallbladder Cancer
Hiatal Hernia

Procedures Performed

Wound Repair
Abdominal Organ Transplant
Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
Gastric Bypass Surgery, Open
Hernia Repair
Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
Duodenal Polypectomy
Laparoscopic Endocrine Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Liver Transplant
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
Total Splenectomy With Robotic Assistance
Bile Duct Procedure
Intestinal and Multivisceral Transplant
Port Placements or Replacements
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Arterial Catheterization With Robotic Assistance
Complete Nephrectomy With Robotic Assistance
Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Gallbladder Removal
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Excision of Esophageal Lesion
Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
Non-Invasive Mechanical Ventilation With Robotic Assistance
Biliary Drainage
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
Adrenalectomy With Robotic Assistance
Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Laparoscopic Diaphragmatic or Paraesophageal Hernia Repair With Robotic Assistance
Endocrine Surgical Procedure
Laparoscopic Nephrectomy
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Excision of Stomach Tumor
Excision of Bile Duct Tumor
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Bladder Surgery
Peritoneal Dialysis Catheter Placement
Cholecystectomy With Robotic Assistance
Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis
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