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Dr. Essam Awad, MD

Pulmonary Disease ·  Male · Age 64

  3 Reviews
Dr. Awad

Southcoast Physicians Group, Inc.

1030 President Ave Rm 210 Fall River, MA 02720

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(508) 676-3411


Dr. Essam Awad, MD is a pulmonologist in Fall River, MA and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Ain Shams University, Faculty Of Medicine in 1978 and specializes in pulmonary disease.


At a glance

  • Explains conditions well Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Practices at top hospital America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Pulmonary Care Award™ See hospitals
  • Practices at top hospital America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ See hospitals

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Dr. Awad accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union WC
AvMed
Open Access
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
Medicare Advantage PFFS
Fallon Community Health Plan
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
Humana
MultiPlan
PHCS Network PPO
Neighborhood Health Plan
Tufts Health Plan
Tufts Health Plans
Tufts PPO
UniCare
UniCare PPO
UnitedHealthCare
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Massachusetts
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Awad's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Pulmonary Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Awad treats Pulmonary Disease more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Awad treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Awad treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Awad treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Asthma
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Awad treats Asthma more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Awad treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Awad's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Alkalosis
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Bronchospasm
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Eosinophilic Asthma
  • Goodpasture's Disease
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Nodule
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Viral Infection
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis
  • Wheezing

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Likelihood to recommend Dr. Awad

4.0

Based on 3 reviews

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About Me

Care Philosophy

As a Southcoast Health physician, I believe in patient-centered care. I am committed to partnering with you to deliver safe and compassionate care in a comfortable environment. I believe in listening to you and understanding your concerns, respecting...

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Education

1993
University Ct
Fellowship Hospital
1991
Miriam Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1990
St Francis Hospital
Residency Hospital
1988
St Marys Hospital
Internship Hospital
1978
Ain Shams University, Faculty Of Medicine
Medical School
1993
1991
1990
1988
1978

Languages

  • Arabic
  • Portuguese
  • English

Awards

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70% Patient experience rating, 1% higher than the national average

  • America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Pulmonary Care Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2018, 2017)
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2017)