Dr. Kareem Abu-Elmagd, MD

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Specializes in General Surgery • Male • Age 62

3601 5th Ave Suite 4
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
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Hospital Quality

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

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
9500 Euclid Ave Suite A100
Cleveland, OH 44195
3601 5th Ave Suite 4
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
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    Dr. Abu-Elmagd's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • General Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery, 2006
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    • 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)
    • 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 Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
    • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant & Whipple Procedure)
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy & Control of Hemorrhage)
    • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
    • Thoracentesis
    • Tracheal Surgery
    • Trigger Point Injections
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    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Breast Lump
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • 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
    • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
    • Pyloric Stenosis
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Ulcerative Colitis
    • Ventral Hernia
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    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
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Abu-Elmagd & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Abu-Elmagd's Hospital Quality

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    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Cleveland Clinic

    • UPMC Presbyterian

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    13 responses
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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Abu-Elmagd accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • CareSource
    • Commercial Insurance Company
    • Coventry Health Care
    • Humana
    • Medicaid
    • Medical Mutual of Ohio
    • Medicare
    • Molina
    • Tricare
    • United Healthcare
    • UPMC Health Plan
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    Office Locations

    A
    9500 Euclid Ave Suite A100
    Cleveland, OH 44195
    (216) 445-8876 (Office)
    (216) 444-2153 (Fax)
    B
    3601 5th Ave Suite 4
    Pittsburgh, PA 15213
    (412) 624-0112 (Office)
    (412) 647-5070 (Fax)
    C
    FALK CLINIC
    3601 5th Ave Suite 4
    Pittsburgh, PA 15213
    (412) 648-3200 (Office)
    (412) 647-5480 (Fax)
    D
    12911 Lake Shore Blvd
    Cleveland, OH 44108
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