Dr. Abdul Alawwa, MD

Dr. Abdul Alawwa, MD

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Age 61
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Dr. Abdul Alawwa, MD is a cardiology specialist in Lapeer, MI and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from Damascus Univ in 1983 and specializes in cardiology and clinical cardiac electrophysiology.

1031 Suncrest Dr

Lapeer, MI 48446

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HAP Insurance
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health

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Dr. Alawwa's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alawwa treats Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Alawwa treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Congenital Heart Defects
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alawwa treats Congenital Heart Defects more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Alawwa treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Congenital Heart Defects, Adult
  • Congenital Heart Defects, Fetal
  • Congenital Heart Defects, Pediatric
Heart Palpitations
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alawwa treats Heart Palpitations more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Alawwa treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Alawwa's conditions and procedures:

  • 24-Hour Ambulatory Electrocardiogram
  • Ablation for Treatment of Atrial Fibrillation
  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Abnormal Heart Beat
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Angioplasty
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiac Arrest
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Defibrillator Implantation
  • Echocardiography
  • Edema
  • Electrophysiological Study
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Impella Device
  • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Intermittent Claudication
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Prolapse
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Nuclear Stress Testing
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

About Me

Care Philosophy

Patients are not numbers, they are people relying on my care, and will be treated as such. You will receive not only excellent care for your rhythm problems or general cardiac care, but you will receive respect from myself and my entire office staff.

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Education

Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Fellowship Hospital
Oh State University Hospital
Residency Hospital
1993
Ohio State University
Fellowship Hospital
1988
Ohio State University
Internship Hospital
1983
Damascus Univ
Medical School
1993
1988
1983

Languages

  • Arabic
  • English

Awards

Dr. Alawwa's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Alawwa

3.6

Based on 17 reviews

5 Stars
52.94117647058823%
(9)
4 Stars
11.764705882352942%
(2)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
11.764705882352942%
(2)
1 Star
23.529411764705884%
(4)

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I was a little apprehensive based on some reviews. We had to wait a while, but the reason quickly became apparent. He spent about 1/2 hour face to face explaining my upcoming procedure, going over my monitor results with me, answering all my questions to my satisfaction. His manner was gentle,...Read More
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Saved my father's life at least 3 times, when other cardiologist and one he had for a very long time. Told him and the family there was nothing more they could do for his heart. That was 10 years ago and is still living at home, slower but active.enjoys his garden and life.
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Too long of wait. No consideration for your time at all. Find a different doctor
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Dr Alawwa was very understanding and comforting during my visit. He was very thorough with reviewing reports and blood tests and did not order unnecessary medications or additional testing. I would recommend Dr Alawwa to anybody for excellent heart health care!
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You wait at least a hour past appointment time he spend maybe 5 mins with you once he comes into the room disregards any questions or concerns you may have and don't even think about questioning him as to why he is taking certain actions or placing you on certain medicines all you will receive as a...Read More
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Locations

Cardiology Consultants of East Michigan

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    • Mon: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 9:00am - 4:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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    • Mon: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: closed
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HAP Insurance
Preferred PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Priority Health
Priority PPO

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