Dr. Ahmad El Samad, DPM

Dr. Ahmad El Samad, DPM

Podiatric Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 45
(19)
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Dr. Ahmad El Samad, DPM is a podiatric surgery specialist in East Chicago, IN. He graduated from Barry University School Of Podiatric Med and specializes in podiatric surgery.

4321 Fir St Ste 408

East Chicago, IN 46312

Contact Information

(219) 398-0100

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health
  • Sagamore Health Network

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Top Care Areas

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

Foot Fracture
very high
more than 99% of peers
Ankle Sprains and Strains
very high
more than 99% of peers
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. El Samad'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.

1  Specialties

  • Podiatric Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. El Samad does not have any board certifications listed.

13  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Bunion
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Hammer Toe
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Stress Fracture of Foot

9  Procedures

  • Achilles Tenotomy
  • Foot and Ankle Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Fracture Care
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision

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

  • Barry University School Of Podiatric Med
    Medical School | Graduated

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. El Samad has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. El Samad has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. El Samad's Reviews

3.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. El Samad to family and friends
19 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. El Samad's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Dr. El Samad is an excellent surgeon. He operated on both my bunions with great results and a quick recovery time that amazed my friends in comparison to their surgeries with different doctors. Yes, there is a longer waiting time, but if you want great results...take something to read or anything...more
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Great working with associate Dr Murad but with wait times almost 2 hours long, I will have to find another practice. Dr Murad is highly recommended but the practice is poorly managed.
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dr elsamad is so caring and has such a great bedside manner!! He has been my "miracle worker!!"
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Dr El Samad was amazing with my surgery. He explained everything thoroughly before and what he actually did post surgery. His personal concern for my well being is also very comforting. This is more than a job for him, he genuinely cares for his patients. There was a delay in getting back, BUT it...more
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This doctor has a huge ego and if you question his treatment plan he will pitch a fit and blacklist you from his offices. Choose a different doctor.
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