Dr. Sami Bittar, MD

Save

Orthopedic Hand Surgery | Male

Dr. Sami Bittar, MD
Dr. Sami Bittar, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery doctor who practices in La Grange Highlands, IL. He is 61 years old and has been practicing for 37 years. Dr. Bittar is affiliated with Adventist Hinsdale Hospital.

Learn about this doctor

Dr. Bittar's Experience

0ExperienceMatch
Experience Match

See how Dr. Bittar's experience matches your preferences.

1
Specialties

For the best healthcare for your needs, choose a doctor who specializes in your medical condition.

1
Board Certifications

Board certification indicates that a doctor is highly qualified in the medical field in which they practice.

18
Conditions Treated

Check to see that this provider treats your medical condition.

18
Procedures Performed

Check to see that this provider performs the procedure that you need.

Background Check

Check to see if your provider has any malpractices, board actions, or sanctions.

Education

Learn more about where this provider went to medical school, residency, and more.

Languages Spoken

Check to see what languages this provider and/or staff speak.

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

View memberships and affiliations associated with this provider.

    Affiliated Hospitals

    Hospital Quality
    Check out the quality of care at the 1 hospitals where Dr. Bittar has admitting privileges.

    Dr. Bittar's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

    •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    •  Specializes in Orthopedic Hand Surgery
    •  Board certified in Plastic Surgery
    •  No malpractice claims found
    •  Sanctions found
    •  Board actions found

    Background Check

    • 0
      Malpractice Claims

      No malpractice history found for Illinois.

      What is medical malpractice
    • 1
      Sanction

      Dr. Bittar has received 1 sanction

      More  
      What is a sanction or disciplinary action
      • Inappropriate personal relationship with patient(s) (12/20/2012)
      • Action Taken: Suspension
      • Summary: Bittar, Sami M MD: License # 036 075257: NATURE OF COMPLAINT: The physician engaged in a personal relationship with a patient and unprofessional interactions with patient of his practice. ACTION TAKEN: : The Illinois Department of Financial & Professional Regulation, Division of Professional Regulation has placed the physician’s medical license on SUSPENSION beginning January 4, 2013 and ending March 5, 2013, followed by PROBATION for a minimum of two years beginning March 6, 2013 and imposed a FINE in the amount of $10,000.00.
      • State: Illinois
      Less
    • 1
      Board Action

      Dr. Bittar has 1 board action

      More  
      What are board actions
      • 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
      Less

    Board Certifications

    Why It Matters: Dr. Bittar's Board Certifications

    Board certification should be one of your top considerations when choosing a doctor. Board certification is an official recognition given to doctors who have met specific requirements set by national medical specialty boards in the... More

    • Plastic Surgery

    Conditions Treated

    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Benign Tumor
    • Bone Disorders
    • Breast Diseases
    • Breast Ptosis
    • Cancer
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Congenital Anomalies of Breast
    • Fracture
    • Gastrointestinal Diseases
    • Gynecomastia
    • Hand Conditions
    • Localized Fat Deposits
    • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Skin Cancer
    • Trigger Finger

    Education

    • Medical School
      University Of Damascus / Faculty Of Medicine

      Graduated in 1980

    • Internship Hospital
      Western Pennsylvania Hospital

      Completed in 1987

    • Residency Hospital
      Rush-Presby St Lukes Med Ct

      Completed in 1989

      Western Pennsylvania Hospital

      Completed in 1987

    • Fellowship Hospital
      Southern Ill U Sch Med

      Completed in 1989

    Languages Spoken

    • English
    • Arabic

    Memberships &
    Professional Affiliations

    Dr. Bittar does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Bittar and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your free profile.

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Hand Surgery

    Procedures Performed

    • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
    • Blepharoplasty
    • Breast Reconstruction
    • Breast Reduction
    • Breast Surgical Procedure
    • 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
    • Facelift
    • Lip, Excision or Resection
    • Liposuction
    • Nipple Reconstruction
    • Repair of Pigmentation Defect
    • Skin Grafts
    • Skin and Tissue Reduction
    • Wound Repair