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Dr. Michael Switow Saag MD is a male Internist, has 29 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine, Infectious Disease, and Rheumatology.
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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
(3)
Patient comments (1)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Michael Saag is Excellent. Dr. Saag has been reviewed by 3 patients who have provided 1 comments. The rating is 4 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Promptness 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Michael Saag, MD is board certified in Internal Medicine and Infectious Disease.

  • He has special expertise in 9 areas:
  • AIDS-Related Opportunistic Infections
  • AIDS/HIV (Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome)
  • Cryptococcal Meningitis
  • HIV Infections
  • HIV Seropositivity
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Pregnancy Complications

Education & Awards

Dr. Saag graduated from University of Louisville . He has 5 awards.

Awards  
One of America's Leading Experts on:
AIDS (Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome)
AIDS-Related Opportunistic Infections
HIV Infections
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2002 - 2008, 2010 - 2014)
Top Ten Doctors (2012)
Southside
Infectious Disease Medicine

Affiliations

Dr. Saag has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • Uab Medical West 
  • University of Alabama Hospital at Birmingham 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Saag accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama - 2 plans
  • Humana - 3 plans


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Additional Information
Where does Dr. Michael S. Saag practice?
Dr. Michael Saag practices Internal Medicine, Infectious Disease, and Rheumatology near Birmingham, AL.
See Birmingham Internists, Birmingham Infectious Disease Doctors, and Birmingham Rheumatologists.