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Specializes in Rheumatology • Male • Age 38

19600 E 39th St S Ste 200
Independence, MO 64057
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Dr. Awadh's Specialties

  • Rheumatology

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The University of Kansas Hospital
3901 Rainbow Boulevard
Kansas City, KS 66160
Centerpoint Medical Center
19600 E 39th St S
Independence, MO 64057

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DOES NOT TAKE APPOINTMENTS
19600 E 39th St S Ste 200
Independence, MO 64057
MARK A GETZ MD
ORDER OF SAINT FRANCIS DERMATOLOGY
200 E Pennsylvania Ave Ste 209
Peoria, IL 61603
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    Dr. Awadh's Experience

    Specialties

    • Rheumatology

    Board Certifications

    • Internal Medicine
    • Rheumatology
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    • Joint Drainage
    • Steroid Injection
    • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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    • Achilles Tendinitis
    • Ankylosing Spondylitis
    • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
    • Arthritis
    • Bursitis
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • De Quervain's Disease
    • Dermatomyositis
    • Fibromyalgia
    • Giant Cell Arteritis
    • Gout
    • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lupus Erythematosus
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteopenia
    • Osteoporosis
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
    • Polymyositis
    • Pyogenic Arthritis
    • Raynaud's Disease
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Sarcoidosis
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Spondylitis
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    • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
    • Systemic Sclerosis
    • Systemic Vasculitis
    • Trigger Finger
    • Vasculitis
    • Wegener's Granulomatosis
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    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Missouri.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    1 Board Action

    • Substandard Care, Incompetence or Negligence  (5/19/2015)
    • Action Taken: Fine
    • Summary: Awadh, Basem MD: License # 036130264: NATURE OF COMPLAINT: The physician engaged in prescribing medication to a patient of his practice without obtaining blood work during the medication treatment. ACTION TAKEN: The Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation has issued a REPRIMAND on the physician’s license and imposed a FINE in the amount of $3,000.00.
    • State: Illinois
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Awadh & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Awadh's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Centerpoint Medical Center

    • OSF Saint Francis Medical Center

    • The University of Kansas Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    3.7
    • 6 Star Ratings
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    3.7 out of 5

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    3.7 out of 5

    6 responses

    Dr. Awadh's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4 out of 5

    6 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    3.8 out of 5

    6 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4 out of 5

    6 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    6 responses

    Experience with Dr. Awadh

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.2 out of 5

    6 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    3.8 out of 5

    6 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    3.8 out of 5

    6 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    3.8 out of 5

    6 responses

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    Office Locations

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    DOES NOT TAKE APPOINTMENTS
    19600 E 39th St S Ste 200
    Independence, MO 64057
    (816) 698-7000 (Office)
    (816) 698-8003 (Fax)
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    MARK A GETZ MD
    ORDER OF SAINT FRANCIS DERMATOLOGY
    200 E Pennsylvania Ave Ste 209
    Peoria, IL 61603
    (309) 655-7900 (Office)
    (309) 655-7903 (Fax)
    C
    1001 Main St Ste 400
    Peoria, IL 61606
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    UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS HOSPITAL
    3901 Rainbow Blvd
    Kansas City, KS 66160
    (913) 588-0280 (Office)
    (913) 588-3987 (Fax)
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