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Gazi B. Zibari, MD

Dr. Gazi B. Zibari, MD

Transplant Surgery, Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Surgery, General Surgery

accepting new patients

Offers Telehealth

Willis Knighton Physician Network

Locations

WK Advanced Surgery Center

2751 Albert Bicknell Drive
Suite 2B
Shreveport , LA 71103

View hours
Monday
8:00am - 5:00pm
Tuesday
8:00am - 5:00pm
Wednesday
8:00am - 5:00pm
Thursday
8:00am - 5:00pm
Friday
8:00am - 5:00pm
WK Advanced Surgery Center

About Me

Education

Fellowship:
Johns Hopkins University Hospital

Residency:
LSUHSC Shreveport School of Medicine

Internship:
LSUHSC Shreveport School of Medicine

Internship:
LSUHSC Shreveport School of Medicine

Medical School:
University of Tennessee

Board Certifications

General Surgery, American Board of Surgery

Transplant Accreditation & Certification Council (TACC)

Languages

Kurdish
Arabic

Insurances Accepted

  • AARP Medicare Supplemental Plans
  • Aetna
  • 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 of Louisiana - Medicare Advantage
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield OGB
  • Cigna HealthCare
  • Coventry Health Care (Aetna)
  • First Health
  • GEHA (Government Employees Health Association)
  • Gilsbar
  • Health Plus of Louisiana
  • Healthy Blue
  • Humana
  • Humana Choice PPO
  • 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
  • Multiplan
  • Mutual of Omaha Supplemental Plans
  • Novasys Health
  • People's 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
  • United Healthcare Dual Complete
  • Vantage Health Plans – Commercial & Medicare Advantage
  • Workers Compensation
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Conditions Treated

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

  • Abdominal Organ Transplant
  • Ablation
  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acid Reflux Surgery
  • Adrenalectomy
  • Adrenalectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Amputations
  • Angiography
  • Anoscopy
  • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
  • Antiflux Surgery
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Appendectomy
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection (ALND)
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Biliary Drainage
  • Biopsy
  • Bladder Repair Surgery
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Bowel Resection
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Colectomy
  • Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colon Cancer Screening
  • Colon Surgery
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Complete Nephrectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Conotony, Colostomy
  • Correction of intestinal obstruction
  • Coumadin√Ç¬Æ Management
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Emergancy Thoracostomy
  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Endocrine Surgical Procedure
  • Enteric fistula
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Esophagomyotomy
  • Esophagomyotomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Bile Duct Tumor
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Esophageal Lesion
  • Excision of Lipoma
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Fecal Impaction Removal
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
  • Foreign Body Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastrectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Open
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery, Laproscopic
  • Gastrotomy
  • Hepatectomy
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Hernia Repair
  • Holter Monitoring
  • Immunization
  • Immunoglobulin Therapy
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Kidney and Ureter Removal
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Abdominoperineal Resection of the Rectum With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Destruction of Kidney Lesion
  • Laparoscopic Diaphragmatic or Paraesophageal Hernia Repair With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Endocrine Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Gastroenterostomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Myomectomy
  • Laparoscopic Nephrectomy
  • Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Splenectomy
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Liver Function Test
  • Liver Resection
  • Liver Transplant
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Mastectomy
  • Minimally Invasive Gallbladder Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Hernia Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Mole Removal
  • Myomectomy - Open and-or Laparoscopic
  • Non-Surgical Treatment of Hemorrhoids
  • Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
  • Paracentesis
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Pelvic Fistula Repair
  • Percutaneous Destruction of Kidney Lesion
  • Percutaneous Edoscopic Gastrostomy
  • Puncture Aspiration
  • Pyloromyotomy
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
  • Roux-En-Y Gastric Bypass Surgery
  • Skin Surgery
  • Skin Tag Removal
  • Soft Tissue Tumor Removal
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Stitches
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Thrombolysis
  • Thyroid Biopsy
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Total Splenectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Transplant Surgery
  • Ultrasound
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Ureteral Reimplantation
  • Ureteroneocystostomy
  • Urethral Catheterization
  • Urologic Reconstruction
  • Urological Surgery
  • Urology Procedure
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Whipple Procedure
  • Wound Repair
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Provider Ratings

4.9 out of 5

(71 ratings)

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