Dr. Abdallah Karam, MD

Dr. Abdallah Karam, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
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Age 51
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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

Contact Information

(847) 427-2100

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
  • 7 More

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Dr. Karam's Experience

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Dr. Karam's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • Sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Karam "Holistic Comprehensive care where every individual patient matters and where the focus is on disease prevention."

1  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

558  Conditions Treated

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47  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Arthrocentesis
  • Breath Testing
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chronic Pain Management
  • Cryosurgery
  • Cyst Aspiration
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Diabetic Foot Care
  • Diet Counseling
  • Earwax Removal
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Employment Physical Examination
  • Executive Physical Examination
  • Exercise Counseling
  • Hormone Replacement Therapy
  • Immigration Physical Examination
  • Immunization
  • Injection of Tendon
  • Insurance Physical Examination
  • Irrigation of Ear
  • Joint Injection
  • Liver Function Test
  • Nebulizer Treatment
  • Non-Surgical Treatment of Hemorrhoids
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pain Management
  • Pap Smear
  • Paracentesis
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Routine Gynecological Care
  • Spirometry
  • Steroid Injection
  • Stress Management
  • Stroke Prevention
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Vaccination
  • Wellness Examination
  • Worker's Compensation Evaluations
  • Wound Care and Management
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

1 Sanction
  • Substandard Care, Incompetence or Negligence (8/8/2014)
    Action Taken: Reprimand
    Summary: Karam, Abdallah MD: License # 036089657: NATURE OF COMPLAINT; The physician settled a medical malpractice lawsuit alleging that respondent failed to adequately pursue follow-up on the results of a PSA test leading to a delayed diagnosis of prostate cancer. ACTION TAKEN: The Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation has issued a REPRIMAND on the physician’s license.
    State: Illinois
0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Karam has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Karam has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic
  • French
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Karam's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Karam to family and friends
30 total reviews (12 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (30)

  • 5
    (27)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Karam's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (12)

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...more
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