Dr. Tarek Kudaimi, MD

Dr. Tarek Kudaimi, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
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Age 50
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Dr. Tarek Kudaimi, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Munster, IN and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from University Of Damascus, Faculty Of Medicine in 1991 and specializes in rheumatology and internal medicine.

1950 45th Ave

Munster, IN 46321

Contact Information

(219) 836-1310

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Centene
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Coventry Health Care
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Dr. Kudaimi's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kudaimi treats Arthritis more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Kudaimi treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Gout
  • Allergic Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Finger
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Arthritis of the Midfoot
  • Arthritis of the Neck
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Arthritis of the Toe
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Crystalline Arthritis
  • Gout
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Infectious Arthritis
  • Juvenile Gout
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteoarthritis of Toe
  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
  • Post-Traumatic Arthritis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Seronegative Arthritis
  • Spondylarthritis
  • Wear & Tear Arthritis
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kudaimi treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Kudaimi treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Gout
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kudaimi treats Gout more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Kudaimi treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Gout
  • Juvenile Gout

Dr. Kudaimi's conditions and procedures:

Achilles Tendinitis
Adhesive Capsulitis
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
Arthritis
Arthrocentesis
Autoimmune Diseases
Bleeding Disorders
Bone Disorders
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome-Like Myalgia
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
De Quervain's Disease
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dermatomyositis
Difficulty With Walking
Dupuytren's Contracture
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Felty's Syndrome
Fever
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Gout
Hammer Toe
Hand Conditions
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Limb Cramp
Limb Pain
Limb Swelling
Low Back Pain
Lupus
Malaise and Fatigue
Muscle Weakness
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
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
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Plantar Fasciitis
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Polymyositis
Psoriatic Arthritis
Pulmonary Disease
Pyogenic Arthritis
Raynaud's Disease
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sarcoidosis
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Sjögren Syndrome, Primary
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Spondylosis
Steroid Injection
Still's Disease
Systemic Chondromalacia
Systemic Sclerosis
Systemic Vasculitis
Temporal Arteritis
Trigger Finger
Trigger Point Injection
Ultrasound, Musculoskeletal
Vascular Disease
Vasculitis
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Care Philosophy

Areas of expertise: Rheumatoid Arthritis, Lupus, Gout, Osteoporosis, Arthritis.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

  • 1998
    Ind University Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    1998
  • 1998
    Indiana University / School of Medicine
    Internship Hospital
    1998
  • 1996
    Helene Fuld Med Center
    Residency Hospital
    1996
  • 1991
    University Of Damascus, Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1991

Languages

  • Arabic
  • English

Awards

Dr. Kudaimi's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Kudaimi

3.0

Based on 27 reviews

5 Stars
44.44444444444444%
(12)
4 Stars
3.7037037037037037%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
14.814814814814815%
(4)
1 Star
37.03703703703704%
(10)

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No clue what he is doing, and doesn’t even care enough about his patients to do any research. Did a biopsy and didn’t even biopsy the right thing. My mom wasted her time with him for months, until he basically said he couldn’t do anything else and told her to go to Mayo. Two weeks later my mom went...Read More
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Dr. Kudaimi is an all around great doctor a me I have gladly recommended him to family members.
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I like that he sits down and talks to me about my conditions. Reviews things I don't understand and encourages me to make changes in my health /diet to improve my joint functions.
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I'm sorry to hear the person who wrote the last review didn't have a good experience. I just recently saw Dr. Kudaimi for the first time and he took excellent care of me. I have been seeing rheumatologists for almost 10 years now due to my undifferentiated connective tissue disorder, but haven't...Read More
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He didn't take any blood work, just the poke test and then he said I have fibromyalgia. He was unable to tell me anything informative about the disease he had been treating for 15 years. He said I can't let my enemy get to my door, I must go to my enemy...what?! Then he barely saw me 3 times in 6...Read More
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Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Access Choice PPO
Blue Preferred HMO
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
Centene
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Cofinity
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Golden Rule
HealthLink
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicaid
Medical Mutual of Ohio
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Sagamore Health Network
Sagamore Plus
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO
UMR
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WellCare
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St. Catherine Hospital

East Chicago, IN