Dr. Bassam Abi-Rached, MD

Internal MedicineMaleAge 61

Internal Medicine

Dr. Bassam Abi-Rached, MD is an Internal Medicine Specialist in Alexandria, LA and has over 34 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Lebanese U in 1988. He is affiliated with medical facilities Christus Saint Frances Cabrini Hospital and Rapides Regional Medical Center. His office accepts new patients and telehealth appointments.

Dr. Bassam Abi-Rached, MD

Hematology Oncology Clinic at Rapides

605 Medical Center Dr Ste B Alexandria, LA 71301
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available
Telehealth services available

Accepting new patients

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  • Offers Telehealth
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Dr. Abi-Rached's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Leukemia
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Anemia
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Erythropoietin Test
  • Hemophilia
  • Hypercoagulable State
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Leukocytosis
  • Lymphocytosis
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloma
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neutropenia
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Pancytopenia
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Purpura
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Thalassemia
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Vitamin B Deficiency
  • Vitamin B12 Deficiency

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(318) 442-2232

Dr. Abi-Rached accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO

Dr. Abi-Rached's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Abi-Rached

3.8

Based on 16 ratings

5 Stars
62.5%
(10)
4 Stars
6.25%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
6.25%
(1)
1 Star
25%
(4)
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Dr. Abi is a very caring and compassionate doctor. I would recommend him to anyone. Love His staff and HOLC.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
1 person found this helpful
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Karen, Dry Prong, La – Sep 29, 2019
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This doctor is kind and compassionate. During the first few months after my diagnosis of stage one breast cancer, I was paranoid but he was calming and informative. He really cares about his patients.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
1 person found this helpful
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Amy in Leesville, LA – Jun 03, 2018
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Dr. Abi took care of my mom while she battled breast cancer. He provided her with the best care possible at each turn with cancer. The staff is very friendly and attentive. Dr. Abi spent ample time to answer questions from my mom and family. He was very compassionate.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
1 person found this helpful
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Jan 11, 2018
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He bedside manner is just what the doctor ordered. He has tried his best to help me in anyway possible even though my problems are so widespread and chronic.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
3 people found this helpful
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Jeanne Byars in Vidalia La – Jan 25, 2017
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He's compassionate, caring, honest and attentive to his patients. His bedside manner is what family members desire when dealing with diseases that he concentrates on.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
3 people found this helpful
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Alexandria, LA – Aug 09, 2016
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Biography

Dr. Bassam Abi-Rached, MD is an Internal Medicine Specialist in Alexandria, LA and has over 34 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from...Read more

Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
  • Hematology
  • Hospice & Palliative Medicine
  • Medical Oncology

Board Certifications

  • Hematology
  • Hospice Care and Palliative Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Medical Oncology

Education

1993
Columbia-Presby Med Ctr
Fellowship Hospital
1993
New York Presbyterian Hospital - Columbia Presbyterian Center
Fellowship Hospital
1993
SUNY
Residency Hospital
1991
SUNY
Internship Hospital
1988
Lebanese U
Medical School
,

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Bassam Abi-Rached, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Abi-Rached has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Bassam Abi-Rached, MD accepting new patients?

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What are Dr. Bassam Abi-Rached, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Abi-Rached frequently treats Acute Leukemia, Acute Myeloid Leukemia, and Anemia. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Abi-Rached treats.

Where is Dr. Bassam Abi-Rached, MD's office located?

Dr. Abi-Rached's office is located at 605 Medical Center Dr Ste B, Alexandria, LA 71301. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Hematology Oncology Clinic at Rapides

Hematology Oncology Life Ctr605 Medical Center Dr Ste B Alexandria, LA 71301
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Christus Saint Frances Cabrini Hospital

Alexandria, LA

70% Patients that would definitely recommend, Equal to the national average

1 Award Received

Rapides Regional Medical Center

Alexandria, LA

69% Patients that would definitely recommend, 1% lower than the national average