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Dominique Dempah, MD

General Surgery

LewisGale Physicians

1802 Braeburn Dr
Salem, VA 24153

About Dominique Dempah

Dominique Dempah, MD, is a general surgeon in Salem, Virginia, specializing in the minimally-invasive treatment of benign and malignant gastrointestinal disorders.

Dr. Dempah received his medical degree from Indiana University School of Medicine in Indianapolis, Indiana, and completed his surgical residency at Saint John Hospital, in Detroit, Michigan. He did a surgical fellowship at St. Vincent Hospital in Indianapolis, Indiana, where he trained in advanced gastrointestinal surgery including advanced laparoscopy, endoscopy, and hepatobiliary surgery. Most recently, Dr. Dempah gained advanced training at the Institut Mutualiste Montsouris in Paris, France. Prior to coming to Virginia, Dr. Dempah practiced as a general surgeon in Hazard, Kentucky.

Dr. Dempah is board-certified by the American Board of Surgery. He has special interests in foregut surgery, pancreatic disease, and minimally-invasive, endoscopic, and robotic surgeries. He is fluent in French and in 1999 was the Ivory Coast Judo Junior National Champion. In his spare time, Dr. Dempah enjoys soccer, outdoor activities, and world cuisine.


Medical School
Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN

Saint John Hospital, Detroit, MI

St. Vincent Hospital, Indianapolis, IN

Certifications & Memberships

American Board of Surgery


LewisGale Medical Center



Languages Spoken

English, French


General Surgery

Office Locations

LewisGale Physicians
1802 Braeburn Dr
Salem, VA 24153
Phone: (540) 772-3620