Dr. Reema Alshirawi, MD

Dr. Reema Alshirawi, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 50
Dr. Reema Alshirawi, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Newton, MA and has been practicing for 26 years. She graduated from Arabian Gulf University Bahrain in 1992 and specializes in internal medicine.

272 Centre St

Newton, MA 02458

Contact Information

(617) 796-7100

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • 2 More

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Dr. Alshirawi's Experience

Dr. Alshirawi's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

194  Conditions Treated


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27  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
  • Immunization
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Liver Function Test
  • Obesity Counseling
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Trichomoniasis Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

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.


  • Arabian Gulf University Bahrain
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • Brooklyn Hospital Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Geisinger Med Center Pa
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Alshirawi has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Alshirawi's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Alshirawi to family and friends
12 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

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Dr. Alshirawi's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

When you go to see her for a problem (except cold, flu symptoms) she sends the patient to specialist immediately. She can not put a right diagnosis therefore sometimes you are sent to wrong specialist to see. Primary care doctor should have enough knowledge be able to diagnose the problem. It...more
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Dr Alshirawi is an exceptional, caring physician who has excellent communication skills. She encourages patients to keep in touch with her regarding health concerns using a variety of methods ( patient portal, phone call, office visit or E-visit) that suit the current environment. She is proficient...more
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She is thorough and efficient. Yes she goes through a check list but that is part of the hospital's protocol. She will listen when you speak and make suggestions. I have never felt rushed and always felt that she is sincere in her desire to get her diagnosis correct.
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Dr. Alshirawi is to the point. I have found her to be incredibly thorough and attentive when needed. She is also efficient and no-nonsense. She is always on time and I never have trouble making an appointment for the same day if I call when sick. I've been seeing her for over 8 years now, and have...more
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Always felt rushed. She goes down the scripted list and doesn't want you to elaborate on your answer. I had my spine literally reconstructed due to scoliosis and Harrington rod implants which caused issues later. She told me everyone has back pain hello? Office staff is a horror show. 6/10 times I...more
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