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Omar M. Rashid, MD, JD, FACS, Surgical Oncology and General Surgery
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Omar M. Rashid, MD, JD, FACS, Surgical Oncology and General Surgery

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  • Specialities: General Surgery, Robotic Surgery, Surgical Oncology
  • Office Hours:Monday-Friday 8:30 am to 4:30 pm
  • Language:English, Spanish, Arabic, Italian, Latin

Contact Us

  • Address 4725 North Federal Highway Cancer Center - Second Floor
    Fort Lauderdale , FL 33308
  • Phone (954) 267-7700
  • Fax (954) 267-7799

Our Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to care provider related questions
from our nationally recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey.

Focus Areas

General Surgery, Robotic Surgery, Surgical Oncology

Languages Spoken

English, Spanish, Arabic, Italian, Latin

Residency/Fellowship

Fellowship, Complex General Surgical Oncology Fellowship - H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute - Tampa, FL (2013-2015) Administrative Co-Fellow, Complex General Surgical Oncology - H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute - Tampa, FL (2014) Administrative Chief Resident, General Surgery, Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) - Richmond, VA (2012-2013) Senior and Chief Resident, General Surgery, VCU, Richmond, VA (2010-2013) Legislative Fellowship - Virginia General Assembly, State Capitol - Richmond, VA (2009) Research Resident, Department of General Surgery, Department of Biochemistry, Division of Surgical Oncology - VCU - Richmond, VA (2008-2010) Internship/Junior Resident, General Surgery - VCU - Richmond, VA (2006-2008)

Higher Education

Duke University School of Medicine, M.D. - Durham, NC (2006) Duke University School of Law, J.D. - Durham, NC (2006) Dartmouth College, B.A. Biochemistry and Classics (Latin Language and Literature) - Hanover, NH (2000)

Location

4725 North Federal Highway Cancer Center - Second Floor
Fort Lauderdale , FL 33308

Notes

Office Hours
Monday-Friday 8:30 am to 4:30 pm

Videos featuring Dr Rashid 
Surgical Treatment of Pancreatic Cancer
Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS)

Focus Areas

  • Surgical Oncology, General Surgery, Minimally Invasive Surgery 
  • Melanoma and non-melanoma skin cancers, including squamous cell carcinoma, basal cell carcinoma, merkel cell carcinoma and sarcoma
  • Esophageal, Pancreatic, Thyroid, Gastrointestinal / Stomach Cancers 
  • Liver / Hepatic cancer / Hepatocellular carcinoma / Adenoma
  • Duodenal cancer
  • Gallbladder and bile duct cancer / cholangiocarcinoma
  • Gastrointestinal cancer
  • Minimally invasive approaches to treating these malignancies, including robotic surgery and advanced laparoscopic surgery
  • Intraoperative radiation, radiofrequency ablation, microwave therapy and other intraoperative multi-modality therapy for cancer

Specialized Training
Complex General Surgical Oncology Fellowship, H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute - Tampa, FL (2013-2015)

American College of Surgeons Course on Robotic Surgery for Gastrointestinal Operations (2014)

Society of Surgical Oncology Fellows Institute, Surgical Oncology / Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Track (2014)

Intuitive daVinci® Surgical Robotics Training Program: Certification as Console Surgeon (2013)

Advanced Laparoscopic Training Completion, Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (2013)

American College of Surgeons Ultrasound Certification Course (2013)

Certifications
American Board of Surgery - General Surgery

American Board of Surgery - Complex General Surgical Oncology 

Fellowship / Residency
Fellowship, Complex General Surgical Oncology Fellowship - H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute - Tampa, FL (2013-2015)

Administrative Co-Fellow, Complex General Surgical Oncology - H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute - Tampa, FL (2014)

Administrative Chief Resident, General Surgery, Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) - Richmond, VA (2012-2013)

Senior and Chief Resident, General Surgery, VCU, Richmond, VA (2010-2013)

Legislative Fellowship - Virginia General Assembly, State Capitol - Richmond, VA (2009)

Research Resident, Department of General Surgery, Department of Biochemistry, Division of Surgical Oncology - VCU - Richmond, VA (2008-2010)

Internship/Junior Resident, General Surgery - VCU - Richmond, VA (2006-2008)

Higher Education
Duke University School of Medicine, M.D. - Durham, NC (2006)

Duke University School of Law, J.D. - Durham, NC (2006)

Dartmouth College, B.A. Biochemistry and Classics (Latin Language and Literature) - Hanover, NH (2000)

Professional Associations
Fellow, American College of Surgeons
American Association for Cancer Research
Association for Academic Surgery
American Society of Clinical Oncology
Florida Chapter of the American College of Surgeons
Florida Medical Society
Virginia Bar Association
Society of Surgical Oncology
Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons
Humera Surgical Society
Americas Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association
International Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association


Research / Publications
For a full list of Dr. Rashid's published works, CLICK HERE.

42 Patient Satisfaction Ratings

Our Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to care provider related questions
from our nationally recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey.

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11 Patient Comments

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April 29, 2019

Really liked the doctor. Made me feel comfortable and answered all my questions. He was upbeat & very personable.

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April 10, 2019

He's a great guy!

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April 10, 2019

Excellent.

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March 21, 2019

*Dr. Rashid is a perfect gentleman and a special doctor for me.