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Sami Hamamji, MD

  • Bariatric Surgery
  • General Surgery
    (Board Certified)
Primary Address | Office Details
Sami B. Hamamji, MD Inc.
1010 West La Veta Avenue
Suite 775

Orange, CA 92868

Phone: (714) 541-5959

Fax: (714) 835-9550

Secondary Address | Office Details
Providence St. Joseph Hospital Orange - Bariatric Surgery

1140 West La Veta Avenue

Suite 425

Orange, CA 92868

Phone: (714) 771-8298

Medical Groups & Affiliations
  • Providence Affiliated Physicians, St. Joseph
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  • Meet The Provider

    Like many physicians, Dr. Sami Hamamji chose a career in medicine because he has a sincere desire to help people get well. He believes in providing the highest quality and most up-to-date medical and surgical care to his patients in a caring and compassionate way.

    Dr. Hamamji received his medical degree from St. Joseph University in Beirut, Lebanon. A year after starting his general surgery residency at Rizk Hospital in Beirut, Lebanon, he moved to Montreal, Quebec, where he completed his internship and his general surgery training at the hospitals of the University of Montreal, obtaining certification from the Royal College of Surgeons of Canada. Later, he passed the American Board of Surgery exam and became a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. Dr. Hamamji actively participates in the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program (MBSAQIP) at St. Joseph Hospital which is honored to hold the designation as Comprehensive Center for bariatric and metabolic surgery.

    Today, Dr. Hamamji maintains an interest and expertise in a wide range of areas, including laparoscopic bariatric surgery and advanced laparoscopic surgery. He is an active member of the American Society for Bariatric Surgery. Dr. Hamamji is also interested in cutting-edge technologies including the use of robotics for minimally invasive surgery.

    Dr. Hamamji is fluent in French, Arabic and English. When he is not working, he enjoys soft and classical music, contemporary authors and fine arts.

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    Primary Specialties
    Primary Specialties
    • Bariatric Surgery
    • General Surgery
      (Board Certified)
    Other Specialties Associations Areas of Interest
    Areas of Interest

    Laparoscopic Bariatric Surgery

    Robotic Surgery

    LINX Reflux Management System

    Bariatric/Weight Loss Surgery

    Gastric Bypass

    Post Bariatric Surgery

    Board Certifications

    American Board of Surgery, Surgery

    American Board of Surgery, Metabolic Bariatric Surgery

    Education & Training
    • Medical School
      St Joseph University - 1980
    • Internship
      University of Montreal - 1985
    • Residency
      St Luc Hospital
    • College
      Univ of Montreal - 1986
  • Insurance Accepted

    Insurance Accepted

    • Insurance Plan

    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Medicare Advantage HMO
    • Anthem Blue Cross HMO
    • Anthem Blue Cross Medicare Advantage
    • Blue Shield of CA HMO
    • Blue Shield of CA HMO – Trio
    • Blue Shield of CA Medicare Advantage
    • Cigna HMO
    • Health Net HMO
    • Health Net Medicare Advantage
    • Providence Medicare Advantage
    • SCAN Medicare Advantage
    • United Healthcare HMO
    • United Healthcare Medicare Advantage
    • Vivity by Anthem Blue Cross

Sami B. Hamamji, MD Inc.

  • Address
    1010 West La Veta Avenue, Suite 775,
    Orange, CA 92868
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  • Phone
    (714) 541-5959
    (714) 835-9550
  • Hours of Operation
    Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu 9 a.m. - 5 p.m., Fri 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Website Information

  • Secondary Location

Providence St. Joseph Hospital Orange - Bariatric Surgery