Dr. Issa Abedmahmoud, MD

Dr. Issa Abedmahmoud, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 57
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Dr. Issa Abedmahmoud, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Herrin, IL and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from Damascus Univ in 1986 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism and internal medicine.

3020 S Park Ave

Herrin, IL 62948

Contact Information

(618) 988-1877

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HAP Insurance
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Hypothyroidism
very high
more than 99% of peers
Obesity
very high
more than 99% of peers
Diabetes Type 2
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Abedmahmoud'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

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

62  Conditions Treated

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1  Procedures

  • Diabetes Counseling

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

1 Board Action
  • Substandard Care, Incompetence or Negligence (6/6/2016)
    Action Taken: Fine
    Summary: Abedmahmoud, Issa MD: License # 0360977793: NATURE OF COMPLAINT: The physician failed to follow up on CT results showing the patient had a possible sigmoid volvulus. ACTION TAKEN: The Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation issued a REPRIMAND on the physician's license and imposed a FINE in the amount of $500.00
    State: Illinois

Education

  • Damascus Univ
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • St Joseph Mercy Oakland Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Chicago Med Sch/Vamc
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Abedmahmoud has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Abedmahmoud has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Abedmahmoud's Reviews

3.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Abedmahmoud to family and friends
16 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Abedmahmoud's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr. Abed and his PA are fine. However, because the front desk staff are always horrific to work with, I'd tell my friends and family to choose this place ONLY if there are no other options. Front desk is pretty unfriendly and INCREDIBLY disorganized. Anytime you need information sent to you, other...more
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This dr is the only endo in so ill. Sadly this dr had one job in our case. He failed and that then pawned us of on his PA. Leaving us with a life threatening issue that could have easily been caught but choose not to do anything about the issue when it first arose. I do not recommend this dr. He...more
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I didn't have a problem with this office until today. I had an appointment and after driving four towns over the rude woman at the desk said we had never been been scheduled. So I asked her if they entered the appointment elsewhere by mistake. She rudely told us no and that she didn't work there...more
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Great dr while going to school at SIUC. Wish i was still in the area.
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