Dr. Abdallah Karam, MD

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Specializes in Internal Medicine • Male • Age 47

657 E Golf Rd Ste 306
Arlington Heights, IL 60005
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Dr. Karam's Experience

Dr. Karam's Care Philosophy

Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
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  • Arthrocentesis
  • Chronic Pain Management
  • Cryotherapy
  • Cyst Aspiration
  • Diabetic Foot Care
  • Diet Counseling
  • Earwax Removal
  • EKG (Electrocardiogram, ECG)
  • Employment Physicals
  • Executive Physicals
  • Exercise Counseling
  • Hormone Replacement Therapy
  • Immigration Physicals
  • Immunizations
  • Injection of Tendon
  • Insurance Physicals
  • Irrigation of Ear
  • Joint Injection
  • Nebulizer Treatments
  • Non-Surgical Treatment of Hemorrhoids
  • Pain Management
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Pre-Employment Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Tests
  • Routine Gynecological Care
  • Spirometry
  • Steroid Injections
  • Stress Management
  • Stroke Prevention
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  • Vaccinations
  • Worker's Compensation Evaluations
  • Wound Care & Management
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  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abnormal Female Sexual Function
  • Abnormal Heart Beat
  • Abnormal Uterine Bleeding
  • Acne
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Acute Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyradiculoneuropathy
  • Adhesive Capsulitis of Shoulder
  • Adverse Drug Reactions
  • Airway Disorders
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Allergic Rhinitis Due to Pollen
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Amyloidosis
  • Anemia
  • Angiitis
  • Angina
  • Angioedema
  • Anxiety
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Aphasia
  • Aplastic Anemia
  • Appendicitis
  • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
  • Arteriosclerosis
  • Arthritis
  • Aspiration Pneumonia
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
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  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Back Pain
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Positional Vertigo
  • Bile Duct Disorders
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Bladder Diseases
  • Blood Disorders
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Boil
  • Bone Loss
  • Bradycardia
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Pain
  • Breathing Disorders
  • Burning Mouth Syndrome
  • Canker Sore
  • Carbuncle
  • Cardiac Arrest
  • Cardiac Arrhythmia
  • Cardiac Dysrhythmia
  • Cardiovascular Diseases
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cat Scratch Disease
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervicitis
  • Chalazion
  • Chest Pain
  • Chickenpox
  • Chronic Bronchitis
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Chronic Prostatitis
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Circadian Rhythm Sleep Disorder
  • Click-Murmur Syndrome
  • Clotting and Bleeding Disorders
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Colic
  • Colitis
  • Collagen Disease
  • Concussion
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Connective Tissue Disorders
  • Conn's Syndrome
  • Constipation
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Crohn's Disease (Regional Enteritis)
  • Croup
  • Cushing's Syndrome
  • Cyclothymia (Chronic Mood Disorder)
  • Cystitis
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dehydration
  • Dementia
  • Dengue Fever
  • Depression
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes Coma
  • Diabetes Ketones
  • Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Diarrhea
  • Digestive Disorders
  • Diseases of the Aorta
  • Diverticulitis
  • Dizziness
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Eyes
  • Dry Mouth
  • Dysphagia
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dystonia
  • Ear Infection
  • Edema
  • Elbow Pain
  • Electrolyte Disorders
  • Emphysema
  • Encephalitis
  • Endocarditis
  • Endocrine Disorders
  • Endometriosis
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Epiglottitis
  • Epilepsy
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Essential Tremor
  • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
  • Excessive Sweating
  • Facial Diseases
  • Facial Disorders
  • Facial Palsy
  • Fall
  • Familial Polyposis
  • Fear of Open Places
  • Febrile Convulsion
  • Female Pelvic Disorders
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fibromyomas
  • Folliculitis
  • Foot & Ankle Disorders
  • Foot & Ankle Injuries
  • Functional Dyspepsia
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gallbladder Diseases
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastroenteritis
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • German Measles
  • Giant Cell Arteritis
  • Glomerulonephritis
  • Goiter
  • Gout
  • Grand Mal Seizures
  • Graves' Disease
  • Grinding of Teeth
  • Guillain-Barre Syndrome
  • Hand Pain
  • Hashimoto's Disease
  • Headache
  • Hearing Loss
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heartburn
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemophilia
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis
  • Hernia
  • Hip Diseases
  • Hip Injury
  • Hirsutism
  • Histoplasmosis
  • Hoarseness
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Homosexual Issues
  • Hormone Imbalance
  • Human Parvovirus B19 Infection
  • Huntington's Disease
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hypersomnia
  • Hypertension
  • Hyperthrophic Scar
  • Hypocortisolism
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypohydration
  • Hypopituitarism
  • Hypothermia
  • Icterus
  • Idiopathic Hypersomnia
  • Impacted Shoulders
  • Impetigo
  • Impingement Syndrome
  • Incontinence
  • Indigestion, Non-Ulcer
  • Infections
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Insect Sting Allergies
  • Insomnia
  • Insulin Resistance Syndrome
  • Intermittent Claudication
  • International Travel Diseases
  • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
  • Intestinal Diseases
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Keloid Scar
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Failure
  • Kidney Stones
  • Knee Pain
  • Laceration
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Laryngitis
  • Laryngopharyngeal Reflux
  • Lateral Epicondylitis (Tennis Elbow)
  • Leg Venous Ulcer
  • Leukemia
  • Leukodystrophies
  • Leukoplakia
  • Ligament Sprain
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Liver Diseases
  • Liver Diseases & Disorders (incl. Hepatitis & Cirrhosis)
  • Lockjaw
  • Long QT Syndrome
  • Lower Extremity Trauma
  • Lower Urinary Tract Syndrome
  • Ludwig's Angina
  • Lump
  • Lupus Erythematosus
  • Lyme Disease
  • Lymphadomopathy
  • Malaria
  • Male Hypogonadism
  • Malignant Hyperthermia
  • Malignant Otitis Externa
  • Malignant Pleural Effusion
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Mass
  • Mastoiditis
  • Measles
  • Medial Tibial Stress Syndrome
  • Melanoma
  • Memory Disorders
  • Meniere's Disease
  • Menorrhagia
  • Mesenteric Artery Ischemia
  • Metabolic Disorders
  • Metabolic Syndrome X
  • Metatarsalgia
  • Migraine
  • Migraine, Hormone-Induced
  • Mild Cognitive Impairment
  • Mitral Valve Prolapse
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Mittelschmerz
  • Mole
  • Mononucleosis
  • Mood Disorders
  • Movement Disorders
  • Multiple Injuries
  • Multiple Myeloma
  • Multiple Organ Failure
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Mumps
  • Muscle Diseases
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Musculoskeletal Diseases
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myoclonus
  • Nasal Polyp
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Conduction Disorders
  • Nerve Diseases & Disorders
  • Neuralgia
  • Neurological Injuries
  • Nicotine Dependence
  • Nosebleed
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Obstructive Jaundice
  • Otitis Media
  • Ovarian Disorders
  • Paget's Disease
  • Pancreatic Disease
  • Pancreatobiliary Disease
  • Paraplegia
  • Parasitic Infection
  • Parotitis
  • Parvovirus Infection
  • Pectus Excavatum
  • Pelvic Inflammatory Disease (PID)
  • Pelvic Pain
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Perforated Eardrum
  • Pericardial Effusion
  • Pericarditis
  • Perimenopause
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pernicious Anemia
  • Peyronie's Disease
  • Pharyngitis
  • Phlebitis
  • Phobia
  • Pilonidal Cyst
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pleurisy
  • Pneumonia
  • Poisoning
  • Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Poor Circulation
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • Post-Menopausal Problems
  • Postpartum Depression
  • Post-Polio Syndrome
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Premenstrual Syndrome
  • Prostate Disorders
  • Prostatitis
  • Pruritus Ani
  • Psoriasis
  • Psychosis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Quadriplegia
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Rectal Diseases
  • Recurrent Fever
  • Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
  • Renal Hypertension
  • Respiratory Diseases
  • Respiratory Distress Syndrome
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Rhinophyma
  • Ringworm
  • Ringworm of the Beard
  • Rosacea
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Salivary Duct Stones
  • Salivary Gland Stones
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Scabies
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scleroderma
  • Scrotal Mass
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sepsis
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Shin Splints
  • Shingles
  • Shoulder Instability
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Sialadenitis
  • Sialorrhea
  • Sick Sinus Syndrome
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Sinus Diseases
  • Sinusitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Skin Diseases
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sleep-Related Rhythmic Movement Disorder
  • Soft Tissue Disorders
  • Spider Veins
  • Spinal Infections
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spondolthesis
  • Sports Injuries
  • Still's Disease
  • Stomatodynia
  • Strabismus
  • Strep Throat
  • Streptococcal Infections
  • Stress Fracture
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hematoma
  • Substance Abuse
  • Sweaty Palms
  • Syncope
  • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Tachycardia
  • Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Temporal Lobe Seizure
  • Tempormandibular Joint Pain
  • Tendon Injuries
  • Testosterone Deficiency
  • Tetanus
  • Thoracic Disc Disorders
  • Thoracic Disorders
  • Thrombocytopenia
  • Thrombophlebitis
  • Thrombosis
  • Thrush
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Tinnitus
  • Tobacco Withdrawal
  • Tonsillitis
  • Tourette's Syndrome
  • Toxic Exposure
  • Toxoplasmosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Trigger Finger
  • Tuberculosis
  • Ulcer
  • Upper Extremity Trauma
  • Urethral Stricture
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Varicella Zoster
  • Varicocele
  • Vasculitis
  • Vein Diseases
  • Ventricular Septal Defect
  • Vincent's Stomatitis
  • Viral Hemorrhagic Fevers
  • Warts
  • Weight Loss
  • Whooping Cough
  • Wolff-Parkinson-White Pattern
  • Wounds
  • Wrist Disorders
  • Wrist Pain
  • Zenker's Diverticulum
  • Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome
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Background Check for Dr. Karam

1 Malpractice Claim

  • Settlement  (3/31/2011)
  • Amount or Range: $975,000.00
  • Nature of Complaint: Cook County, IL
  • State: Illinois
  • Substandard Care, Incompetence or Negligence  (8/8/2014)
  • Action Taken: Reprimand
  • Summary: Karam, Abdallah MD: License # 036089657: NATURE OF COMPLAINT; The physician settled a medical malpractice lawsuit alleging that respondent failed to adequately pursue follow-up on the results of a PSA test leading to a delayed diagnosis of prostate cancer. ACTION TAKEN: The Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation has issued a REPRIMAND on the physician’s license.
  • State: Illinois

0 Board Actions

  • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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Education & Training

Medical School

University Of Damascus, Faculty Of Medicine
Graduated in 1990

Internship Hospital

Mercy Hospital and Medical Center
Complete in 1993

Residency Hospital

Mercy Hospital and Medical Center
Complete in 1995
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Languages Spoken by Dr. Karam & Staff

  • English
  • Arabic

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