Tarek Waked, MD, FACS, FASMBS
Advanced Laparoscopic & Bariatric Surgery
Dr. Waked graduated from the American University of Beirut in Beirut, Lebanon in 2006. He completed his general surgery residency at Inova Fairfax Hospital, VCU Campus in Virginia with multiple awards and completed his fellowship in minimally invasive and bariatric surgery at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota in 2013.
Dr. Waked is board certified in general surgery and a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and of the Association of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgeons. He is fluent in English, Arabic and Spanish.
Dr. Waked does all his weight loss surgeries using ½ inch incisions (laparoscopic surgery) resulting in decreased pain, faster recovery and shorter hospital stay (1-2 nights).