Dr. Basem Fanous, MD

Dr. Basem Fanous, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
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Age 55
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Dr. Basem Fanous, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Sylmar, CA and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from Tanta University, Faculty Of Medicine in 1986 and specializes in internal medicine.

14124 Foothill Blvd Ste 100

Sylmar, CA 91342

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • 3 More

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Dr. Fanous' Experience

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Dr. Fanous' 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
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

197  Conditions Treated

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17  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Immunization
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

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

Education

  • Tanta University, Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • King Drew Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • King Drew Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Fanous has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Fanous' Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fanous to family and friends
11 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
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Dr. Fanous' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Not very happy with his social skills. He does listen to a certain extent, but questions your medical problems with skepticism. Too bad for a doctor since he should be more open and caring toward human beings that go into his office.
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I Am Teresa,And Dr Fanous is one of The Best Doctor's to this day!He has taken care of me for many years now & trust him entirely!Awesome ,professional Man!Very proud to be his patient!He saved my life!!Bless you Doc!Sincerely,Teresa.??
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Spends ample time, listens to you, caring, very smart, solves problems. He reminds me of the old times when doctors were in the profession not just for the money, but they sincerely cared about the patients, kind of rare these days.
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