Dr. Hassan Alsheik, MD

Urology •  Male • Age 73
  
Dr. Alsheik

Hassan I Alsheik MD

8558 Broadway Merrillville, IN 46410

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Dr. Hassan Alsheik, MD is a Urology Specialist in Merrillville, IN and has over 48 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Alsheik has more experience with Calculi (stones), Urologic Care, and Urologic Surgery than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Damascus Univ medical school in 1972. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Community Hospital and Franciscan Health Crown Point. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Alsheik to book an appointment.


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Dr. Alsheik accepts the following insurance:

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Practice Areas

Calculi (stones)

Urologists or nephrologists diagnose and treat kidney stones, small pieces of hard, crystallized material that form in the kidney and typically pass naturally, but may require shock wave therapy, a catheter procedure, or surgery.Compare with other Calculi (stones) specialists.

Typically treats 85% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 5 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Ureteral Stones
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alsheik treats Ureteral Stones more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Alsheik treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Urinary Stones
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alsheik treats Urinary Stones more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Alsheik treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Kidney Stones
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alsheik treats Kidney Stones more than 97% of their peers

Dr. Alsheik treats this condition more than 97% of their peers

Urologic Care

Urologic care focuses on the health and treatment of the male and female urinary tract, as well as the male reproductive system.Compare with other Urologic Care specialists.

Typically treats 82% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 16 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Urinary Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alsheik treats Urinary Disorders more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Alsheik treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alsheik treats Enlarged Prostate (BPH) more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Alsheik treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Bladder Infection
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alsheik treats Bladder Infection more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Alsheik treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Urologic Surgery

Urologic surgery treats conditions affecting the male and female urinary tract and the male reproductive system through procedures including cystectomy (bladder removal), prostatectomy (prostate removal), and pelvic reconstruction.Compare with other Urologic Surgery specialists.

Typically treats 64% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 6 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alsheik performs Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck more than 85% of their peers

Dr. Alsheik performs this procedure more than 85% of their peers

Kidney and Ureter Removal
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alsheik performs Kidney and Ureter Removal more than 79% of their peers

Dr. Alsheik performs this procedure more than 79% of their peers

Urethral Dilation
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alsheik performs Urethral Dilation more than 81% of their peers

Dr. Alsheik performs this procedure more than 81% of their peers

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Dr. Alsheik's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adrenalectomy
  • Adrenalectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Balanoposthitis
  • Bladder Atony
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bladder Diseases
  • Bladder Diverticulum
  • Bladder Infection
  • Bladder Stones
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Blood in Semen (Hematospermia)
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Interstitial Cystitis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Complete Nephrectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Complex Penile Surgery
  • Congenital Obstruction of Ureteropelvic Junction
  • Congenital Obstruction of Ureterovesical Junction
  • Cystectomy
  • Cystometry
  • Cystotomy
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
  • Elevated PSA (Prostate Specific Antigen)
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus)
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Interstitial Cystitis
  • Kidney and Ureter Removal
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Kidney Infection, Chronic
  • Kidney Stone Pain (Renal Colic)
  • Kidney Stone Removal
  • Kidney Stone Removal, Closed
  • Kidney Stones
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lithotripsy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Male Infertility
  • Neurogenic Bladder
  • Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
  • Orchiectomy
  • Orchiopexy for Undescended Testicle
  • Overactive Bladder
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Partial Cystectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Partial Nephrectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Pelvic Exenteration (For: Gynecologic, Urinary, or Colorectal Malignancy)
  • Penile Cancer
  • Penile Implants
  • Peyronie's Disease
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Prostate Cyst
  • Prostate Removal
  • Prostatectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Prostatitis
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • Sexual Dysfunction
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spermatocele
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
  • Undescended Testicles
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Ureteral Stricture or Kinking
  • Urethral Dilation
  • Urethral Stones
  • Urethral Stricture
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Hesitancy
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Uroflowmetry
  • Urostomy
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Varicocelectomy or Hydrocelectomy
  • Vasectomy
  • Vesicoureteral Reflux
  • Wound Repair
  • Yeast Infections

Dr. Alsheik's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Alsheik

3.9

Based on 17 ratings

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2 Stars
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1 Star
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      Mar 18, 2019
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      Long wait times, rushed appointments, & sketchy when it comes to knowing history & course of treatment. Doctor seems overbooked & rushed causing patient treatment to suffer.
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      Sep 07, 2018
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      Terrible Dr. First time I saw him he dint exam me stood in the door asked me what bought me in to see him. I told him he left and schedule me for surgery. Dint ask my medical.hisyory and don't not exam me. After the surgery dint come back back to tell me what he found. I had to go to the office the next day just to see what he found he gave me a paper of my condition and told me to look it up on internet now they hounding me for 75 dollars which they told me my insurance cover 100 percent
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      About Me

      Biography

      Dr. Hassan Alsheik, MD is a Urology Specialist in Merrillville, IN and has over 48 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Alsheik has more experience with Calculi (stones), Urologic Care, and Urologic Surgery than other specialists in his are...Read more

      Specialties

      • Urology

      Board Certifications

      Education

      1976
      Cook Co Hosp
      Residency Hospital
      1975
      Cook Co Hosp
      Fellowship Hospital
      1974
      MacNeal Hospital
      Internship Hospital
      1972
      Damascus Univ
      Medical School

      Languages

      • Arabic
      • English

      Awards

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      Locations

      Practice

      Hassan I Alsheik MD8558 Broadway Merrillville, IN 46410
      1

      Lake Urology LLC

      Community Care Network Inc929 Ridge Rd Ste 1 Munster, IN 46321
      2

      Affiliated Hospitals

      Check the quality of care at hospitals where Dr. Alsheik treats patients.

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      Community Hospital

      Munster, IN

      75% Patient experience rating, 6% higher than the national average

      Franciscan Health Crown Point

      Crown Point, IN

      68% Patient experience rating, 1% lower than the national average

      • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020)

      Franciscan Health Hammond

      Hammond, IN

      66% Patient experience rating, 3% lower than the national average

      Methodist Hospitals - Northlake Campus

      Gary, IN

      66% Patient experience rating, 3% lower than the national average

      • America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Prostate Surgery Award™ (2020)
      • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019)

      St. Catherine Hospital

      East Chicago, IN

      77% Patient experience rating, 8% higher than the national average

      St. Mary Medical Center

      Hobart, IN

      74% Patient experience rating, 5% higher than the national average