Dr. Kareem Abu-Elmagd, MD

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Specializes in General Surgery • Male • Age 62

9500 Euclid Ave # A100
Cleveland, OH 44195
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Dr. Abu-Elmagd:

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Dr. Abu-Elmagd's Experience

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Cleveland Clinic
9500 Euclid Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44195
UPMC Presbyterian
200 Lothrop Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15213

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Healthgrades

9 Facts About Hospital Quality

Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Abu-Elmagd

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Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
GLICKMAN UROLOGICAL AND KIDNEY INSTITUTE
9500 Euclid Ave # A100
Cleveland, OH 44195
FALK CLINIC
3601 5th Ave Fl 4th
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
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    Dr. Abu-Elmagd's Experience

    Specialties

    • General Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery
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    • Appendectomy, Open
    • Colectomy
    • Decortication and Pleurectomy
    • Destruction of Anal Tumor
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
    • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
    • Excision of Rectal Tumor
    • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
    • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
    • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
    • Hepatectomy
    • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
    • Laparotomy
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
    • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
    • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant & Whipple Procedure)
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
    • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy & Control of Hemorrhage)
    • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
    • Splenectomy
    • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
    • Thoracentesis
    • Tracheal Surgery
    • Trigger Point Injections
    2
    • Abdominal Pain
    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Atelectasis
    • Breast Cancer
    • Breast Lump
    • Carcinoma in Situ
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Crohn's Disease (Regional Enteritis)
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Esophageal Varices
    • Graft vs Host Disease
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hyperparathyroidism
    • Incisional Hernia
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Liver Cancer
    • Neuroendocrine Tumors
    • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
    • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
    • Pleural Effusion
    • Pyloric Stenosis
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Small Intestine Cancer
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Thyroid Cancer
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    • Ulcerative Colitis
    • Varicose Veins
    • Ventral Hernia
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    Background Check for Dr. Abu-Elmagd

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Ohio.
    • 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

    Mansoura U Sch Med

    Internship Hospital

    Mansoura U

    Residency Hospital

    Hurghada Genl Hosp
    Mansoura U Hosp

    Fellowship Hospital

    Emory University
    Wayne St U
    6

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Abu-Elmagd & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Abu-Elmagd'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. Abu-Elmagd has admitting privileges:

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    • Cleveland Clinic

    • UPMC Presbyterian

  3. Healthgrades

    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

    Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Abu-Elmagd

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Abu-Elmagd to family and friends

    13 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Abu-Elmagd's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    13 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    13 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    13 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    31 – 45 minutes 13 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Abu-Elmagd
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    13 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    13 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    13 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    13 responses
    above
    national average

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    7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

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    Appointments & Offices

    Check insurance plans, locations and make an appointment

    Is Dr. Abu-Elmagd accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

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    • Molina
    • Mutual of Omaha
    • Tricare
    • United Healthcare
    • UPMC Health Plan
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    Office Locations

    A
    GLICKMAN UROLOGICAL AND KIDNEY INSTITUTE
    9500 Euclid Ave # A100
    Cleveland, OH 44195
    (216) 445-8876 (Office)
    (216) 444-2153 (Fax)
    B
    FALK CLINIC
    3601 5th Ave Fl 4th
    Pittsburgh, PA 15213
    (412) 624-0112 (Office)
    (412) 647-5070 (Fax)
    C
    FALK CLINIC
    3601 5th Ave # 4
    Pittsburgh, PA 15213
    (412) 648-3200 (Office)
    (412) 647-5480 (Fax)
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    12911 Lake Shore Blvd
    Cleveland, OH 44108
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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
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    Under 10 minutes
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