Dr. Wadah Atassi, MD

Dr. Wadah Atassi, MD

Nephrology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 56
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Dr. Wadah Atassi, MD is a nephrology specialist in Chicago, IL and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from University Of Damascus, Faculty Of Medicine in 1985 and specializes in nephrology, interventional nephrology, and more.

8632 S Pulaski Rd

Chicago, IL 60652

Contact Information

(773) 284-9247

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • 14 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
normal
more than 64% of peers
End-Stage Renal Disease
normal
more than 64% of peers
Hemodialysis
normal
more than 61% of peers

Dr. Atassi'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.

3  Specialties

  • Nephrology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Interventional Nephrology

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

37  Conditions Treated

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13  Procedures

  • Angioplasty With Stent Placement
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Dialysis
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Dialysis Catheter Placement
  • Hemodialysis
  • Hemodialysis and IV Access Surgery
  • Hemodialysis Vascular Access Creation
  • Percutaneous Biopsy of Autologous Kidney
  • Percutaneous Biopsy of Transplanted Kidney
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Venous Access Creation and Care
  • Venous and Arterial Thrombolysis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

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

  • University Of Damascus, Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Mercy Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Mercy Hospital and Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Loyola University Medical Center Hines Va Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Kellogg Fdn-Northwestern U
    Other Education | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Atassi has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic
  • French
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Atassi's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Atassi to family and friends
4 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
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Dr. Atassi'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

    31 to 45 minutes
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