Dr. Abdallah Karam, MD

Dr. Abdallah Karam, MD

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Dr. Abdallah Karam, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Arlington Heights, IL and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from University Of Damascus, Faculty Of Medicine in 1990 and specializes in internal medicine.

657 E Golf Rd Ste 306

Arlington Heights, IL 60005

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care of Illinois
  • Coventry Health Care of Missouri
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
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  • Substandard Care, Incompetence or Negligence (8/8/2014)View details
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Dr. Karam's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abnormal Female Sexual Function
Abnormal Heart Beat
Abnormal Thyroid
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Achilles Tendinitis
Acne
Acute Bronchitis
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
Acute Pharyngitis
Acute Sinusitis
Acute Tonsillitis
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
ADHD and-or ADD
Adhesive Capsulitis
Administrative Physical
Adverse Drug Reactions
Airway Disorders
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Allergic Conjunctivitis
Allergic Reaction
Allergic Rhinitis
Allergic Rhinitis Due to Pollen
Alzheimer's Disease
Amyloidosis
Anal Disorders
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anemia
Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
Angina
Angioedema
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Anxiety
Aortic Diseases
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Aphasia
Appendicitis
Arrhythmias
Arteriosclerosis
Arthritis
Arthritis of the Elbow
Aspiration Pneumonia
Asthma
Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
Ataxia
Atherosclerosis
Athlete's Foot
Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrophic Vaginitis
Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
Back Pain
Bedsores
Bell's Palsy
Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
Benign Positional Vertigo
Bile Duct Disorders
Bipolar Disorder
Bladder Diseases
Bladder Infection
Blood Disorders
Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
Boil
Bone Disorders
Bone Loss
Bradycardia
Breast Diseases
Breast Pain
Breathing Disorders
Bronchiectasis
Bronchitis
Bronchospasm
Bruise of Face, Scalp, or Neck
Burn Injuries
Burning Mouth Syndrome
Bursitis
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
Canker Sore
Cardiac Arrest
Cardiovascular Disease
Cardiovascular Stress Test
Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cat Scratch Disease
Celiac Disease
Cellulitis
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervicitis
Chalazion
Chest Pain
Chickenpox
Chlamydia Infections
Cholesterol Screening
Chronic Bronchitis
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy
Chronic Interstitial Cystitis
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Chronic Pain Management
Chronic Prostatitis
Chronic Sinusitis
Chronic Tonsillitis
Circadian Rhythm Sleep Disorder
Clotting and Bleeding Disorders
Cluster Headache
Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
Coccygeal Pain
Cold Sore
Colic
Colitis
Collagen Disease
Common Cold
Concussion
Confusion
Congestive Heart Failure
Connective Tissue Disorders
Constipation
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Cough
Crohn's Disease
Croup
Cushing's Syndrome
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
Cyclothymia (Chronic Mood Disorder)
Cyst Aspiration
Cystitis
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Dehydration
Dementia
Depressive Disorders
Dermatitis
Dermatitis Due to Drugs
Dermatitis Due to Substances Taken Internally
Dermatomyositis
Diabetes
Diabetes Counseling
Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
Diabetes Screening
Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
Diabetic Foot Care
Diabetic Ketoacidosis
Diabetic Polyneuropathy
Diarrhea
Diet Counseling
Difficulty With Walking
Digestive Disorders
Diverticulitis
Diverticulosis, Intestinal
Dizziness
Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
Dry Eyes
Dry Mouth
Dysentery
Dysphagia
Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
Dystonia
Ear Ache
Ear Disorders
Ear Infection
Earwax Buildup
Earwax Removal
Edema
Elbow Injuries
Elbow Pain
Elbow Sprain
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Electrolyte Disorders
Emphysema
Employment Physical Examination
Encephalitis
Endocarditis
Endocrine Disorders
Endometriosis
Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
Enteritis
Epiglottitis
Epilepsy
Erectile Dysfunction
Esophageal Diseases
Esophagitis
Essential Tremor
Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
Excessive Daytime Sleepiness
Excessive Menstrual Bleeding
Excessive Sweating
Executive Physical Examination
Exercise Counseling
Facial Diseases and Disorders
Facial Palsy
Fall
Fear of Open Places
Female Pelvic Disorders
Fever
Fibromyalgia
Folliculitis
Foot and Ankle Disorders
Foot and Ankle Injuries
Foot Conditions
Foot Sprain
Functional Dyspepsia
Fungal Infections
Fungal Nail Infection
Gait Abnormality
Gallbladder Diseases
Gastric Ulcer
Gastritis
Gastroenteritis
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastroparesis
Genital Herpes
Genital Warts
Glomerulonephritis
Goiter
Gonorrhea Infections
Gout
Graves' Disease
Grinding of Teeth
Guillain-Barre Syndrome
Hair Loss
Hammer Toe
Hand Pain
Hashimoto's Disease
Headache
Hearing Loss
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Disease
Heart Palpitations
Heartburn
Hemochromatosis
Hemophilia
Hemorrhoids
Hepatitis
Hepatitis B Virus Screening
Hepatitis Screening
Hernia
Herniated Disc
Herpes Simplex Infection
Herpes Zoster Without Complication
Hip Disorders
Hip Injury
Hip Sprain
Hirsutism
Histoplasmosis
Hives
Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
Hodgkin's Disease
Homosexual Issues
Hormone Imbalance
Hormone Replacement Therapy
Huntington's Disease
Hyperkalemia
Hyperlipidemia
Hyperparathyroidism
Hypertension
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypocortisolism
Hypoglycemia
Hypohydration
Hypokalemia
Hypopituitarism
Hypotension
Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
Hypothermia
Hypothyroidism
Icterus
Idiopathic Hypersomnia
Immigration Physical Examination
Immunization
Impacted Shoulders
Impetigo
Incontinence
Indigestion, Non-Ulcer
Infections
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Influenza (Flu)
Injection of Tendon
Insect Sting Allergies
Insomnia
Insurance Physical Examination
Intermittent Claudication
International Travel Diseases
Intestinal Diseases
Intestinal Ischemia
Intestinal Obstruction
Irrigation of Ear
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Jock Itch
Joint Injection
Joint Pain
Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis
Kidney Disease
Kidney Failure
Kidney Infection
Kidney Infection, Acute
Kidney Stones
Knee Disorders
Knee Pain
Knee Sprain
Laceration
Lactose Intolerance
Laryngitis
Laryngopharyngeal Reflux
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Leg and Foot Ulcers
Leg Venous Ulcer
Leukoplakia
Ligament Sprain
Limb Cramp
Limb Pain
Limb Swelling
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Lipid Disorders
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Liver Diseases and Disorders
Liver Function Test
Lockjaw
Long QT Syndrome
Loss of Voice or Hoarse Voice
Low Back Pain
Low Blood Oxygen Level
Lower Extremity Trauma
Lower Urinary Tract Syndrome
Lump
Lupus
Lyme Disease
Lymphadenopathy 
Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
Malaise and Fatigue
Malaria
Male Hypogonadism
Malnutrition
Marfan Syndrome
Mass
Mastoiditis
Measles
Melanoma
Memory Disorders
Meniere's Disease
Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
Mesenteric Artery Ischemia
Metabolic Disorders
Metabolic Syndrome
Metatarsalgia
Migraine
Migraine, Hormone-Induced
Mild Cognitive Impairment
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
Mitral Valve Prolapse
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Mittelschmerz
Mole
Mononucleosis
Mood Disorders
Movement Disorders
Multiple Injuries
Multiple Myeloma
Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
Multi-System Organ Failure
Mumps
Muscle Diseases
Muscle Spasm
Muscle Weakness
Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
Musculoskeletal Disorders
Myelodysplastic Syndromes
Myoclonus
Nail and Nail Bed Infection
Nasal Polyp
Nasopharyngitis
Nausea
Nebulizer Treatment
Neck Muscle Strain
Neck Pain
Nerve Conduction Disorders
Nerve Diseases
Nerve Pain
Neurogenic Bladder
Neurological Injuries
Nicotine Addiction
Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Non-Surgical Treatment of Hemorrhoids
Nosebleed
Obesity
Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
Obstructive Jaundice
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Osteoporosis Screening
Otitis Media
Outer Ear Infection
Ovarian Diseases
Overactive Bladder
Overweight
Paget's Disease
Pain Management
Painful Urination (Dysuria)
Pancreatic Disease
Pancreatobiliary Disease
Pap Smear
Paraplegia
Parasitic Infection
Parotitis
Partial Lung Collapse
Parvovirus Infection
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Pectus Excavatum
Pelvic Exams
Pelvic Inflammatory Disease (PID)
Pelvic Pain
Peptic Ulcer
Perforated Eardrum
Pericardial Disease
Pericardial Effusion
Pericarditis
Perimenopause
Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pernicious Anemia
Peyronie's Disease
Pharyngitis
Phlebitis
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Phobia
Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
Pilonidal Cyst
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
Plantar Fasciitis
Plantar Wart
Pleural Effusion
Pleurisy
Pneumonia
Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, or Poison Sumac Poisoning
Poisoning
Pollen Allergy
Polycystic Kidney Disease
Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Polyneuropathy
Polyuria
Poor Circulation
Postherpetic Neuralgia
Post-Menopausal Problems
Postpartum Depression
Post-Polio Syndrome
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
Premenstrual Syndrome
Prostate Cancer Screening
Prostate Diseases
Prostatitis
Pruritus Ani
Psoriasis
Psychosis
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Hypertension
Quadriplegia
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Rash
Raynaud's Disease
Rectal Diseases
Recurrent Fever
Reflux Esophagitis
Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
Renal Hypertension
Respiratory Diseases
Respiratory Distress Syndrome
Respiratory Failure
Restless Leg Syndrome
Rhinophyma
Rib Fracture
Ringworm
Ringworm of the Beard
Rosacea
Rotator Cuff Injuries
Routine Gynecological Care
Runner's Knee
Salivary Duct Stones
Salivary Gland Stones
Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
Sarcoidosis
Scabies
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scrotal Mass
Seborrheic Dermatitis
Secondary Hypertension
Second-Degree Burns
Seizure
Seizure Disorders
Sepsis
Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
Shin Splints
Shingles
Shortness of Breath
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Shoulder Instability
Shoulder Pain
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
Sialadenitis
Sialorrhea
Sick Sinus Syndrome
Sickle Cell Disease
Sinus Disorders
Sinusitis
Sjögren's Syndrome
Skin Diseases
Skin Infections
Sleep Apnea
Sleep Disorders
Sleep-Related Rhythmic Movement Disorder
Smoking Cessation Counseling
Soft Tissue Disorders
Spermatocele
Spider Veins
Spinal Stenosis
Spondolthesis
Spondylosis
Sports Injuries
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Steroid Injection
Stomach Diseases
Stomatodynia
Strep Throat
Streptococcal Infections
Stress Fracture
Stress Management
Stroke
Stroke Prevention
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hematoma
Substance Abuse
Sweaty Palms
Symptomatic Menopause
Syncope
Syphilis Infections
Systemic Sclerosis
Tachycardia
Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome
Temporal Arteritis
Tempormandibular Joint Pain
Tendon Injuries
Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
Tension Headache
Testicular Dysfunction
Testosterone Deficiency
Tetanus
Thoracic Disc Disorders
Thoracic Disorders
Thrombocytopenia
Thrombophlebitis
Thrombosis
Thrush
Thyroid Disease
Thyroid Screening
Tinea Versicolor
Tinnitus
Tobacco Use Disorder
Tobacco Withdrawal
Tonsillitis
Tourette's Syndrome
Toxic Exposure
Toxoplasmosis
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Tremor
Trichomoniasis
Trigeminal Neuralgia
Trigger Finger
Tuberculosis
Ulcer
Upper Extremity Trauma
Urethral Stricture
Urinary Disorders
Urinary Incontinence
Urinary Stones
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
Uterine Diseases
Vaccination
Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
Varicella Zoster
Varicocele
Vasculitis
Vein Diseases
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
Venous Insufficiency
Ventricular Septal Defect
Vertigo
Vincent's Stomatitis
Viral Hemorrhagic Fevers
Viral Infection
Vitamin D Deficiency
Warts
Weight Loss
Wellness Examination
Wheezing
Whooping Cough
Wolff-Parkinson-White Pattern
Wound Care and Management
Wounds
Wrist Disorders
Wrist Pain
Yeast Infections
Zenker's Diverticulum
Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome

About Me

Care Philosophy

Holistic Comprehensive care where every individual patient matters and where the focus is on disease prevention.

Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1995
    Mercy Hospital and Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
    1995
  • 1993
    Mercy Hospital and Medical Center
    Internship Hospital
    1993
  • 1990
    University Of Damascus, Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1990

Languages

  • Arabic
  • French
  • Spanish
  • English

Dr. Karam's Reviews

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4.7

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I have yet to see a person who is as patient as Dr. Karam. He listens and then goes after the root of the situation.
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Dr. Karam made me feel comfortable to go into his office. He takes time with patients to listen to them. Very friendly staff as well. Highly recommend him.
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Dr. Karam has been our family physician for over 15 years. He is an excellent doctor and his staff is great. We highly recommend Dr. Karam. He is the best.
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I met Dr . Karam for the first time today for the first time. He's a great listener and very attentive to your needs and questions. I wish I knew about him sooner. The staff is very pleasant and caring. I would highly recommend this medical office. Thank you all!
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I have unfortunately had to see more than my fair share of doctors in one lifetime but Dr. Karam stands out as one of the most understanding, thorough, and compassionate doctors I have ever seen. He takes an active participation in your health which I find refreshing in todays world and his...Read More
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care of Illinois
Coventry Health Care of Illinois PPO
Health and Life PPO
Platinum PPO
Coventry Health Care of Missouri
Coventry Health Care of Missouri PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Golden Rule
Guardian
Humana
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
Planned Administration Inc
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
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Northwest Community Hospital

Arlington Heights, IL