Dr. Wassim Shwaiki, MD

Dr. Wassim Shwaiki, MD

Critical Care Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 42
(6)
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Dr. Wassim Shwaiki, MD is a critical care medicine doctor who practices in Munster, IN. He is 42 years old and has been practicing for 19 years.

8840 Calumet Ave Ste 203

Munster, IN 46321

Contact Information

(219) 836-7723

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Indiana
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MDwise
  • Medicaid
  • 7 More

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Dr. Shwaiki's Experience

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Dr. Shwaiki's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Critical Care Medicine
  • Board certified in Critical Care Medicine
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Shwaiki "Comprehensive, passionate care. "
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Specialties

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Pulmonology
1

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
46

Conditions Treated

  • Abscess
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Alkalosis
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bird Flu
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Cough
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Nodule
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wheezing

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Respiratory Management
  • Thoracentesis

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Indiana.

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 1998
  • University Of Ct Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • University Of Ct Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004
  • University Of Ct Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shwaiki has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shwaiki's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shwaiki to family and friends
5.0
based on 6 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Shwaiki'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
    Under 10 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
Munster, IN |
Dr. Shwaiki saved my life.
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Dr. Shwaiki accepts 16 insurance carriers
  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Access Choice PPO
    Blue Preferred HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Indiana
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MDwise
    Indiana Medicaid
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Sagamore Health Network
    Sagamore Plus
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare
  • WellCare
    WellCare PPO
  • WellPoint
  • Worker's Compensation
    Worker's Compensation WC

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Hospitals where Dr. Shwaiki has admitting privileges

Community Hospital
901 MacArthur Blvd
Munster, IN 46321
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St. Catherine Hospital
4321 Fir St
East Chicago, IN 46312
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