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8095 Innovation Park Drive, Fairfax, VA 22031


Shkala Karzai, MD

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The doctors of Inova Medical Group are Inova’s premier primary care and specialty physicians, offering top-notch medical expertise, full access to Inova facilities, and the convenience of integrated electronic medical records.
Shkala Karzai, MD


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About Shkala Karzai, MD

Dr. Shkala Karzai is a specialty care physician board certified in surgery at Inova Health System. She joined Inova in 2014 as a general surgery resident and has been practicing since 2014.

Prior to joining Inova, Dr. Karzai was an endocrine surgery fellow at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore.

Dr. Karzai can speak Pashto, Arabic and Spanish. Outside the office, she enjoys traveling, learning foreign languages, learning about global health and playing tennis.

PubMed Publications


  • Lebanese Medical Students’ International Committee

  • American Public Health Association

  • Top Resident Teacher, Inova Fairfax Medical Campus, 2017-2018


Medical Education

American University of Beirut 2014


Inova Fairfax Hospital
Training Specialty: General Surgery
07/01/2014 - 06/12/2019


Mount Sinai West and Mount Sinai Chelsea
Training Specialty: Breast Surgical Oncology
08/01/2019 - 07/31/2020
Johns Hopkins Hospital
Training Specialty: Endocrine Surgery
08/01/2020 - 07/31/2021

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