Dr. Nizar Issa, MD

Dr. Nizar Issa, MD

Pulmonary Disease  ·  
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Age 42
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Dr. Nizar Issa, MD is a pulmonologist in Forrest City, AR and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from Saint Joseph University in 2000 and specializes in pulmonary disease, critical care medicine, and more.Read his story

904 Holiday Dr Ste 400

Forrest City, AR 72335

Contact Information

(870) 630-9362

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Shortness of Breath
very high
more than 99% of peers
Pulmonary Function Test
very high
more than 99% of peers
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Issa'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. Issa's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Issa "Board certified in internal medicine, pulmonary disease, critical care medicine, and sleep medicine, Dr. Issa earned his degree in Medicine from St. Joseph's University in Beirut, Lebanon and East Tennessee State University in Johnson City, Tennessee. He completed a residency in Internal Medicine at East Tennessee State University, and a fellowship in Pulmonary / Critical Care and Sleep Medicine at the University of Tennessee in Memphis."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Issa "We provide specialty care for lung diseases and sleep disorders. Our services include office examinations, pulmonary function tests, collaboration with specialists, chronic disease recommendations for screenings, prescription refills, sleep study follow-ups, preventative health care, and more.

We take time to get to know every patient and believe that open communication is essential to good health care. We strive to offer quality medical care with friendly and convenient service."

3  Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Sleep Medicine

3  Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pulmonary Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Sleep Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

32  Conditions Treated

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6  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Arkansas.

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

  • Saint Joseph University
    Medical School | Graduated 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Issa has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Issa's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Issa to family and friends
5 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Issa's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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