Dr. George Atia, MD

Dr. George Atia, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 54
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Dr. George Atia, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Barrington, IL and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from Tanta University, Faculty Of Medicine in 1986 and specializes in gastroenterology and internal medicine.

200 Fox Glen Ct

Barrington, IL 60010

Contact Information

(847) 382-7165

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health

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Top Care Areas

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

Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers
Liver Biopsy
very high
more than 97% of peers
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Atia'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

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

79  Conditions Treated

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9  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

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
  • St Joseph Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Saint Joseph Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • University Of Illinois Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Atia has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Atia's Reviews

2.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Atia to family and friends
35 total reviews (9 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (35)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (3)
  • 2
    (4)
  • 1
    (15)

Dr. Atia's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (9)

Every time I have been to this office the wait is normally 1 1/2 to 2 1/2 hours past my appointed time. I think he's a nice man, however his staff needs to have a huge adjustment. I have left three messages for his office manager and have never received a response. I'm switching doctors!
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Although we met with Dr Atia before the procedure and he agreed to perform a screenning colonoscopy, he coded it incorrectly -- resulting in over $300 of additional charges not normally covered by health insurance. His Billing clerk TERRY was completely unhelpful and insisted that I didn't know...more
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Excellent, no other physician took the time or had the skill to treat my digestive disorders. Dr. Atia changed my quality of life.
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If you'd like to spend 45+ min in a waiting room just to see Dr. Atia for barely 5min this is the place for you. They'll also cancel an appointment the day of, because the doctor dropped your insurance. They'll move your appointments without even telling you and they'll be pissed about you coming...more
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My father was seen by Dr. Atia and was very pleased by his manorialism and professional expertise. We would recommend Dr. Atia to anyone looking for a Gastroenterologist. I'd like to Thank Dr. Atia and his staff for making my father's visit as painless and pleasurable as possible.
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