Dr. Basem Awadh, MD

Dr. Basem Awadh, MD

Rheumatology  |  
Male  |  
Age 40
(5)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Basem Awadh, MD is a rheumatology doctor who practices in Kansas City, KS. He is 40 years old. Dr. Awadh is affiliated with OSF Saint Francis Medical Center.

3901 Rainbow Blvd

Kansas City, KS 66160

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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Lupus
normal
more than 50% of peers
Rheumatoid Arthritis
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more than 38% of peers
Autoimmune Diseases
normal
more than 34% of peers

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Specialties

  • Rheumatology
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Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Behçet's Disease
  • Bone Disorders
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Fever
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Steroid Injection

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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1 Sanction
  • Disciplinary action in another state (5/5/2016)
    Action Taken: Reprimand
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Missouri
1 Board Action
  • Substandard Care, Incompetence or Negligence (5/19/2015)
    Action Taken: Fine
    Summary: Awadh, Basem MD: License # 036130264: NATURE OF COMPLAINT: The physician engaged in prescribing medication to a patient of his practice without obtaining blood work during the medication treatment. ACTION TAKEN: The Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation has issued a REPRIMAND on the physician’s license and imposed a FINE in the amount of $3,000.00.
    State: Illinois

Education

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Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Awadh's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Awadh to family and friends
4.2
based on 5 total reviews
Dr. Awadh'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
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Dr. Awadh accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Awadh has admitting privileges

OSF Saint Francis Medical Center
530 North East Glen Oak Avenue
Peoria, IL 61637
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