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The Surgical Expert for Sarasota County Since 2005
An Easy Personalized Experience You Can Trust
Medical professionals Issam A. Halaby, MD, and Jennifer Bigelow APRN are here for all your unique surgical needs! We specialize in general and vascular surgery, as well as vein treatment.
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Medical professionals Issam A. Halaby, MD, and Jennifer Bigelow APRN provide a full range of general surgical services for a broad variety of issues.
Our board-certified physician can supply the type of minimally-invasive surgical services to fix vein issues and arteries, fully and efficiently.
Our non-invasive vein treatments require no incisions or surgeries at all. We treat them with the latest in radiofrequency technology and simple, nearly painless injections.
Why Choose Us
Dr. Halaby is a community-based surgeon who was trained at major university centers in the United States. He has a cutting-edge approach and offers minimally invasive as well as robotic procedures. Dr. Halaby cares for patients with medical conditions ranging from complex arterial reconstructions, abdominal surgery, and complex hernia repair. Dr. Halaby and his team are available 24 hours a day for emergencies, including weekends and holidays.
- St. Louis University School of Medicine
- St. Louis, MO, 1996
Dr. Halaby is Board Certified by the American Board of Surgery and is a member of the Sarasota County Medical Society, the Florida Medical Association, and is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons (FACS). Jennifer Bigelow, MSN, APRN, FNP-C, our Nurse Practitioner, is Board Certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners National Certification Board. All providers are on staff at Shore Point Health Venice.
Accreditation by the International Accreditation Commission (IAC) means that Dr. Halaby’s vascular lab has undergone a thorough review of the operational and technical components by a panel of experts. The IAC grants accreditation only to those facilities that are found to be providing quality patient care, in compliance with national standards through a comprehensive application process, including detailed case study reviews. IAC accreditation is the “seal of approval” that patients can rely on as an indication that the facility has been carefully critiqued on all aspects of its operations considered relevant by medical experts in the field of vascular testing
Some simple operative procedures are performed in our office at 436 Nokomis Avenue S in Venice, FL. Most procedures are performed at Shore Point Health Venice. If your procedure requires hospitalization, our office staff will be happy to handle the arrangements and assist you with the necessary paperwork/authorizations.