Dr. Sami Bittar, MD

Dr. Sami Bittar, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 62
Dr. Sami Bittar, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in La Grange Highlands, IL and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Damascus Univ in 1980 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery.

5201 Willow Springs Rd Ste 440

La Grange Highlands, IL 60525

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna

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Wound Repair
more than 46% of peers
more than 42% of peers
Breast Reduction
more than 40% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*

18  Conditions Treated

18  Procedures

  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Breast Lift Surgery
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Dermal Filler
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Liposuction
  • Nipple Reconstruction
  • Repair of Pigmentation Defect
  • Skin and Tissue Reduction
  • Skin Grafts
  • Wound Repair

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
  • Failure to disclose required information (3/16/2016)
    Action Taken: Fine
    Summary: Bittar, Sami M MD: License # 036075257: NATURE OF COMPLAINT: The physician failed to disclose his July 2014 termination of Medicaid privileges on his 2015 DEA renewal application to and to the Department. ACTION TAKEN: The Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation extended current PROBATION for a minimum of 12 months with additional coursework and imposed a FINE in the amount of $1,000.00.
    State: Illinois


  • Damascus Univ
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Western Pennsylvania Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Rush-Presby St Lukes Med Ct
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Western Pennsylvania Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Southern Ill U Sch Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic

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Dr. Bittar's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bittar to family and friends
11 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

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  • 1

Dr. Bittar'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
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