Dr. Michael S. Saag, MD

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Specializes in Infectious Disease Medicine • Male • Age 59

619 19th St S
Birmingham, AL 35233
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Dr. Saag's Experience

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

University of Alabama Hospital
1802 6th Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35233

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
619 19th St S
Birmingham, AL 35233
UAB 1917 Outpatient Clinic
UAB 1917 Outpatient Clinic
908 20th St S Ste 250
Birmingham, AL 35205
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    Dr. Saag's Experience

    Specialties

    • Infectious Disease Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Infectious Disease
    • Internal Medicine
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    Background Check for Dr. Saag

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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Louisville School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1981

    Residency Hospital

    University Of Al Hospital
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Saag & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
  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. Saag's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    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. Saag

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Saag to family and friends

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    Dr. Saag's Office & Staff
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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    1 response
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    1 response
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    national average
    Experience with Dr. Saag
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    1 response
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    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    1 response
    above
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    How well provider listens and answers questions
    1 response
    above
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    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    1 response
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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Saag accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

    A
    619 19th St S
    Birmingham, AL 35233
    (205) 934-6600 (Office)
    (901) 448-6657 (Fax)
    B
    UAB 1917 Outpatient Clinic
    908 20th St S Ste 250
    Birmingham, AL 35205
    (205) 934-1917 (Office)
    C
    619 19th Street South
    Birmingham, AL 35249
    (205) 934-6600 (Office)
    (205) 297-9411 (Fax)
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