Dr. Nidal Shawahin, MD

Dr. Nidal Shawahin, MD

Internal MedicineMaleAge 57

Accepting new patients

Dr. Nidal Shawahin, MD is a Internal Medicine Specialist in Belleville, IL and has over 33 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from University of Jordan, Faculty of Medicine medical school in 1988. He is affiliated with medical facilities Memorial Hospital Belleville and HSHS St. Elizabeth's Hospital. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Shawahin to book an appointment.

Locations

BJC Medical Group Internal Medicine at Belleville

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(618) 494-4273
BJC Medical Group Internal Medicine at Belleville4600 Memorial Dr Ste 360 Belleville, IL 62226
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"Dr.Shawahin seems very knowledgeable. Very friendly."

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Dr. Shawahin's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Shawahin

4.3

Based on 32 ratings

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What went well
  • Appointment scheduling (27)
  • Appointment wasn't rushed (27)
  • Explained conditions well (27)
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  • Didn't explain conditions well (5)
  • Didn't listen or answer questions (5)
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Fantastic !!!! Has been my Doctor for many years and he's GREAT !!!!!
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John Murphy – Oct 29, 2019
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Very intelligent, caring doctor. He listens and is thorough.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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IL – Sep 20, 2018
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Listens well , very knowledgeable, time efficient and very pleasant. Would highly recommended.
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Augusta in Belleville ,IL – Feb 14, 2018
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Honest, caring, and personable are just a few words to describe Dr. Shawahin. He is extremely knowledgeable, has excellent bedside manors and is dedicated to his profession of helping people of all ages improve their lives. I would highly recommend Dr. Shawahin to anyone seeking to manage, improve or permanently fix their healthcare needs. I consider myself very fortunate to have him as my Doctor.
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S Watkins in Belleville, IL – May 04, 2017
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Great physician and wonderful bedside manner. I always recommend him to family and friends!
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Manda in Smithton, IL – Sep 16, 2016
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Dr.Shawahin seems very knowledgeable. Very friendly.
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John petty in Belleville, IL – Jul 11, 2016
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Dr. Shawahin's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Tonsillitis
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Administrative Physical
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Anemia
  • Animal Allergies
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Asthma
  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Ataxia
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Back Pain
  • Bedsores
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bladder Atony
  • Bladder Infection
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Boil
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bruise of Face, Scalp, or Neck
  • Bursitis
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
  • Canker Sore
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cellulitis
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Common Cold
  • Constipation
  • Contact Dermatitis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dehydration
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatitis Due to Drugs
  • Dermatitis Due to Substances Taken Internally
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Diarrhea
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Dizziness
  • Dyslipidemia
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Ache
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Emphysema
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Esophagitis
  • Essential Tremor
  • Fever
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Folic Acid Deficiency
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastroparesis
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Headache
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hernia
  • Herpes Zoster Without Complication
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hip Sprain
  • Hives
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypogonadism
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Immunization
  • Immunization Administration
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Injuries
  • Insomnia
  • Iodine Deficiency
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Itchy Skin
  • Joint Injection
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Loss of Taste
  • Low Back Pain
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Malnutrition
  • Mastodynia
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Migraine
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Muscle Spasm
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Nail and Nail Bed Infection
  • Nasopharyngitis
  • Nausea
  • Neurogenic Bladder
  • Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Nosebleed
  • Obesity
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Otitis Media
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Overactive Bladder
  • Overweight
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Pap Smear
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Perimenopause
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Pharyngitis
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Physical Examination
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Pneumonia
  • Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, or Poison Sumac Poisoning
  • Pollen Allergy
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Polyuria
  • Purpura
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rash
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Scabies
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Shingles
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinus Bradycardia
  • Sinus Tachycardia
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep-Related Leg Cramp
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Spirometry
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Strep Throat
  • Stye
  • Swine Flu
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Syncope
  • Tension Headache
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thyroid Goiter
  • Tinnitus
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
  • Tonsillitis
  • Torticollis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Urinalysis
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Vaccination
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Vertigo
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vitamin B Deficiency
  • Vitamin B12 Deficiency
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wellness Examination
  • Wheezing
  • Wrist Sprain or Strain
  • Yeast Infections

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Dr. Shawahin accepts the following insurance:

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Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Blue Access Choice (St Louis) (Select Network)-IL
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Access Choice PPO
Blue Preferred HMO
Blue Preferred Plus POS
Blue Preferred Select
Assurant Health
Benesys
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
CHAMPVA
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
CoreSource
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
Group Plan PPO
Platinum PPO
Coventry Health Care of Missouri
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Golden Rule
Group Health Cooperative (GHC)
Group Health Cooperative
HAP Insurance
Health Alliance PPO
HealthLink
HealthLink PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
Medicaid
Medico
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Thrivent Financial
Tricare
TriCare for Life
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare
WellCare
WellCare PPO
Wells Fargo Insurance

About Me

Care Philosophy

on Staff at Belleville Memorial Hospital in Belleville, IL

Biography

Dr. Nidal Shawahin is a board-certified Internal Medicine physician. He provides general care for adult and geriatric patients. Dr. Shawahin offers annual...Read more

Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

Education

1994
Weiss Hospital University Chicago Pritzker School Med
Residency Hospital
1992
Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center
Internship Hospital
1988
University of Jordan, Faculty of Medicine
Medical School
1988
University of Jordan / Faculty of Medicine
Undergraduate School
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Languages

  • English
  • Arabic

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I make an appointment with Dr. Nidal Shawahin, MD?

Click here to schedule an appointment online. New patients can also call (618) 494-4273, and for other questions, call (618) 222-7280.

Does Dr. Nidal Shawahin, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Shawahin has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Nidal Shawahin, MD accepting new patients?

Dr. Nidal Shawahin, MD generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. Shawahin's profile to make an appointment.

Does Dr. Nidal Shawahin, MD accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. Nidal Shawahin, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Shawahin frequently treats Ataxia, Difficulty With Walking, and Gait Abnormality. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Shawahin treats.

Where is Dr. Nidal Shawahin, MD's office located?

Dr. Shawahin's office is located at 4600 Memorial Dr Ste 360, Belleville, IL 62226. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Nidal Shawahin, MD speak?

Dr. Shawahin speaks Arabic and English. View profile to see all.

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Shawahin is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Memorial Hospital Belleville

Belleville, IL

71% Patient Experience Rating, 2% higher than the national average

2 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2018)

HSHS St. Elizabeth's Hospital

O Fallon, IL

81% Patient Experience Rating, 12% higher than the national average

5 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2020)