Dr. Hakam Safadi, MD

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Specializes in Pulmonology • Male • Age 66

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Dr. Safadi's Experience

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Dr. Safadi's Specialties

  • Pulmonology

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St. Mary Medical Center
1500 S Lake Park Ave
Hobart, IN 46342
Methodist Hospitals - Northlake Campus
600 Grant St
Gary, IN 46402

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Chest Diseases Asscts/Slp Dsrdr
Chest Diseases Asscts/Slp Dsrdr
8909 Broadway
Merrillville, IN 46410
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    Dr. Safadi's Experience

    Specialties

    • Pulmonology

    Board Certifications

    • Internal Medicine
    • Pulmonary Disease
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    • Bronchoscopy
    • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
    • Respiratory Management
    • Thoracentesis
    2
    • Acidosis
    • Acute Pharyngitis
    • Alkalosis
    • Asbestosis
    • Asthma
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Bronchiectasis
    • Bronchitis
    • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
    • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
    • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
    • Cystic Fibrosis
    • Emphysema
    • Empyema
    • Fungal Infections
    • Histoplasmosis
    • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
    • Influenza (Flu)
    • Interstitial Lung Disease
    • Lung Cancer
    • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
    • Lung Nodule
    • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
    • Partial Lung Collapse
    • Pleural Effusion
    • Pneumonia
    • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
    • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Pulmonary Edema
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    • Pulmonary Embolism
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Pulmonary Incompetence
    • Respiratory Failure
    • Rheumatoid Lung Disease
    • Sarcoidosis
    • Sinusitis
    • Sleep Apnea
    • Sleep Disorders
    • Systemic Sclerosis
    • Thrombosis
    • Tuberculosis
    • Vascular Disease
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    Background Check for Dr. Safadi

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Indiana.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Georgia Institute Of Technology

    Internship Hospital

    St Annes Hospital
    Complete in 1973

    Residency Hospital

    Med College Ohio
    Complete in 1976

    Fellowship Hospital

    Cook Co Hospital
    Complete in 1979
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Safadi & Staff

    • English
    • Arabic
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    Dr. Safadi's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 2 hospitals where Dr. Safadi has admitting privileges:

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    • St. Mary Medical Center

    • Methodist Hospitals - Northlake Campus

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Safadi

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    2.6
    • 5 responses

    2.6 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Safadi to family and friends

    2.6 out of 5

    5 responses

    Dr. Safadi's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    2.4 out of 5

    5 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    2.6 out of 5

    5 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    2.6 out of 5

    5 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    31 – 45 minutes

    5 responses

    Experience with Dr. Safadi

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    2.8 out of 5

    5 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    2.8 out of 5

    5 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    2.4 out of 5

    5 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    2.6 out of 5

    5 responses

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    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    Chest Diseases Asscts/Slp Dsrdr
    8909 Broadway
    Merrillville, IN 46410
    (219) 769-0054 (Office)
    (219) 769-1793 (Fax)
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