A Alfred Chahine, MD Surgeon

Bio

Biography

Alfred Chahine, MD, FACS, is an attending pediatric surgeon in the Division of General and Thoracic Surgery at Children's National Health System and an Associate Professor of Surgery and Pediatrics at The George Washington University School of Medicine. In practice since 1998, Dr. Chahine joined Children’s National from New York Medical College in Valhalla, NY.

Dr. Chahine’s interests include minimally invasive surgery of the abdomen and chest, neonatal surgery, and surgical education. He is the recipient of multiple teaching awards from medical students and surgical residents from Vanderbilt University, New York Medical College, and Georgetown University.

Education & Training

Education & Training

  • Fellowship Program, Pediatric Surgery, 1998
    Emory University School of Medicine
  • Fellowship Program, Transplantation Immunology, 1996
    Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
  • Residency Program, General Surgery, 1992
    Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
  • Internship Program, General Surgery, 1990
    Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
  • MD, 1989
    Saint Louis University
Patient Stories

Patient Stories: A Alfred Chahine

Patient story

Stephen's Story

"Through the years, we have been in and out of various departments of Children's National and every single experience has been nothing less than outstanding in expertise, treatment protocol, and compassion."

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At only 15-days old, Rebecca would need to undergo surgery to treat intestinal malrotation and volvulus. Find out how Children's team used minimally invasive surgery to treat the infant.

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