Dr. Fadi Saba, MD

Dr. Fadi Saba, MD

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Geriatric Medicine  ·  
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50 y/o
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Dr. Fadi Saba, MD is a geriatric medicine specialist in St Petersburg, FL and has been practicing for 25 years. He specializes in geriatric medicine and internal medicine.Read his story

Professional Health Care of Pinellas

1839 Central Ave

St Petersburg, FL 33713
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Partial Lung Collapse
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hypotension
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Saba'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.

Dr. Saba's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Saba "Dr. Fadi Saba was born in Lebanon. He attended American University of Beirut and received his MD degree in June, 1993. He completed his Residency at Good Samaritan Hospital, John Hopkins System, Baltimore, MD in 1996. Dr. Saba started Professional Health Care of Pinellas, Inc. in St. Petersburg, in 1997. His practice includes office, hospital, nursing home and various long-term facility visits. Dr. Saba is a member of American College of Physicians, The American Board of Hospital Physicians, The American College of Ethical Physicians, American Medical Association, Pinellas County Medical Society and Florida Medical Association. Dr. Fadi Saba is certified by the Medical Review Office Certification Council to perform medical reviews. Also, he is a Diplomat of The American Board of Internal Medicine and The American Board of Hospice and Palliative Care. He serves on the board of several hospitals and nursing facilities and is active on hospital committees. He is medical director of several nursing home, assisted living facilities and home health care companies in St. Petersburg."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Saba "Professional Health Care of Pinellas is an Internal Medicine Practice serving the communities of Pinellas County. We have Board Certified Physicians on call 24hours, 7 days a week to best serve our patients whether it be in office, hospital, nursing homes or various long term care facilities. Our highly trained support staff of Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants, and Registered Nurses along with our Physicians offers superior care, understanding and treatment to our patients and their families. The emphasis in our practice is to deliver high quality care at the point of service by physicians that are able to communicate with the patient, employer and insurance personnel. We believe that medical care whether urgent or routine can be provided at a fair and reasonable cost without large medical bills or compromising care."
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2  Specialties

  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

319  Conditions Treated

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34  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Angioplasty
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chronic Care Management
  • Cyst Incision and Drainage
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Liver Function Test
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Paracentesis
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • American University Of Beirut
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Good Samaritan Hospital - John Hopkins System
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Good Samaritan Hospital - John Hopkins System
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Saba has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic
  • French
  • Russian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Saba's Reviews

3.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Saba to family and friends
29 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (29)

  • 5
    (14)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (10)

Dr. Saba's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Slow- too many drs in this practice and the dr's never bring your patient file or computer anything into the room so he never has your info on hand!
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My grandfather passed away last Thursday, but not without suffering throughout the day. This was due to Dr. Saba not responding to calls from the nursing staff at Palm Gardens. When nurses are calling your office continually, that means there is a problem that needs to be dealt with. My...more
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This doctor gave my 88 yr old mother diabetic Medicine. One pill it put her in the Hospital for days. Hospital doc said mom isn't diabetic and should not Be on this medicine! Make the patients at assisted living wait for hours to See him. Doesn't schedule appt times.....you just wait. Mom waited...more
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This dr. Is very caring and has been very kind to me and I never wait long to see him and he also has taken me in short notice without waiting.great man!
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Dr Saba and his medical staff is the greatest in the Tampa bay area. They are very professional, and very personal with there patients. I have been a patient with Dr. Saba since 08. I wouldn't change Dr for anything. I am currently in largo medical center for a diabetic ulcer on my foot, and Dr...more
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