Dr. Eias Jweied, MD

Dr. Eias Jweied, MD

Thoracic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 47
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Dr. Eias Jweied, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Hammond, IN and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from George Washington University / School of Medicine And Health Sciences in 1997 and specializes in thoracic surgery and cardiac surgery.

5454 Hohman Ave Fl 1

Hammond, IN 46320

Contact Information

(219) 933-2120

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • 6 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Jweied performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Port Placements or Replacements
very high
more than 99% of peers
Lung Surgery
high
more than 83% of peers
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
high
more than 80% of peers

Dr. Jweied's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Cardiac Surgery

3  Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Thoracic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*

47  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Thrombosis
  • Thymomas
  • Vascular Disease

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41  Procedures

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Indiana.

2 Sanctions
  • Disciplinary action in another state (5/12/2016)
    Action Taken: Reprimand
    Summary: Jweied, Eias MD: License # 036100901: NATURE OF COMPLAINT: The physician has a sister-state discipline in the State of Wisconsin. ACTION TAKEN: The Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation issued a REPRIMAND on the physician's license.
    State: Illinois
  • Failure to complete continuing education requirements (4/15/2015)
    Action Taken: Voluntary Surrender
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Wisconsin
0 Board Actions

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

Education

  • George Washington University / School of Medicine And Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • University of Illinois
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University of Minnesota / Twin Cities Campus
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Jweied has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Jweied has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Jweied's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Jweied to family and friends
14 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (14)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (0)

Dr. Jweied'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 (1)

Dr.Jweied , is a very fine man and surgeon and my husband Gary and I his wife Pam were very pleased and blessed to be able to have Dr Jweied for a surgeon and to do the surgery that my husband Gary needed to have done ,we were a little worried ,about meeting and getting a time together to have...more
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