Dr. Zaher Qassem, MD

Dr. Zaher Qassem, MD

Geriatric Medicine  ·  
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Age 44
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Dr. Zaher Qassem, MD is a geriatric medicine specialist in Rockford, IL and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from Damascus Univ in 1998 and specializes in geriatric medicine, critical care medicine, and more.

2300 N Rockton Ave

Rockford, IL 61103

Contact Information

(815) 971-2000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • HAP Insurance
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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No malpractice claims found for Illinois
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Dr. Qassem's Top Procedures and Conditions

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COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Qassem treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 99% of his peers

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

Pulmonary Disease
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Dr. Qassem treats Pulmonary Disease more than 99% of his peers

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

Shortness of Breath
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Qassem treats Shortness of Breath more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Qassem treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Qassem's conditions and procedures:

Abscess
Acidosis
Acute Bronchitis
Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
Alkalosis
Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
Asbestosis
Asthma
Autoimmune Diseases
Bronchiectasis
Bronchitis
Bronchoscopy
Bronchospasm
Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Cough
Cystic Fibrosis
Emphysema
Empyema
Interstitial Lung Disease
Low Blood Oxygen Level
Lung Abscess
Lung Cancer
Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
Lung Nodule
Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
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 Function Test
Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Insufficiency
Respiratory Failure
Respiratory Management
Rheumatoid Lung Disease
Sarcoidosis
Shortness of Breath
Sinusitis
Sleep Apnea
Sleep Disorders
Thoracentesis
Thrombosis
Tuberculosis
Vascular Disease
Wheezing

About Me

Biography

Dr. Zaher Qassem, MD is a geriatric medicine specialist in Rockford, IL and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from Damascus Univ in 1998 and specializes in geriatric medicine, critical care medicine, and more.

Specialties

  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Education

  • 2004
    U Az
    Fellowship Hospital
    2004
  • 2003
    Morehouse Som/Grady Meml Hosp
    Residency Hospital
    2003
  • 1998
    Damascus Univ
    Medical School
    1998

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Aetna
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
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Cigna PPO
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Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
HAP Insurance
Health Alliance PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
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MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO

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