Dr. Wael Girgis, MD

Dr. Wael Girgis, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
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Age 56
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Dr. Wael Girgis, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Alton, IL and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Kasr El Ainy Fac Med, Cairo U in 1985 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

4 Memorial Dr

Alton, IL 62002

Contact Information

(314) 439-1292

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Illinois
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Girgis' Top Procedures and Conditions

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Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Girgis treats Diabetes With Renal Manifestations more than 100% of his peers

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

Diabetes Type 2
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Girgis treats Diabetes Type 2 more than 100% of his peers

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

Obesity
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Girgis treats Obesity more than 99% of his peers

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

Dr. Girgis' conditions and procedures:

Abnormal Thyroid
Acromegaly and Gigantism
Adrenal Gland Diseases
Adrenal Incidentaloma
Adrenal Insufficiency
Autoimmune Diseases
Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
Benign Tumor
Bone Disorders
Breast Diseases
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Cancer
Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia (CAH)
Continuous Glucose Monitoring
Craniopharyngioma
Diabetes Counseling
Diabetes Insipidus
Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Ketoacidosis
Diabetic Retinopathy
Female Infertility
Goiter
Graves' Disease
Growth Hormone Deficiency
Hashimoto's Disease
Hyperaldosteronism
Hypercalcemia
Hyperkalemia
Hyperlipidemia
Hyperparathyroidism
Hyperthyroidism
Hypoglycemia
Hypokalemia
Hypoparathyroidism
Hypopituitarism
Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
Hypothyroidism
Kidney Disease
Lipid Disorders
Malaise and Fatigue
Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia
Obesity
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
Retina Diseases
Testicular Dysfunction
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Cyst
Thyroid Disease
Thyroiditis
Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Biography

Dr. Wael Girgis, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Alton, IL and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Kasr El Ainy Fac Med, Cairo U in 1985 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology

Education

  • 1995
    Saint Louis University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital
    1995
  • 1993
    Cook Co Hosp
    Residency Hospital
    1993
  • 1987
    Kasr El Eney Hosp
    Internship Hospital
    1987
  • 1985
    Kasr El Ainy Fac Med, Cairo U
    Medical School
    1985

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Dr. Girgis' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Girgis

3.0

Based on 14 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
35.714285714285715%
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Switched to him from a different Endocrinologist. He didn't make me feel like a number and explained things very well. His entire staff was excellent.
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Most certainly would recommend him.
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I've seen Dr Girgis for 9 years now. By far the best endo I've seen since being diagnosed with type 1 diabetes.
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Preferred Plus POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HealthLink
HealthLink PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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Christian Hospital

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