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About Dr. Amer M Alame MD
Dr. Amer M Alame, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Saint Clair Shores, MI. He has 12 years of experience. His specialties include Surgery and Colon and Rectal Surgery. Dr. Alame is affiliated with St John Macomb Oakland Hospital - Macomb Campus. He speaks English.
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Dr. Amer M Alame has the following 2 specialties
- Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colorectal surgeons are doctors who perform surgery in order to correct problems with the anus, rectum or colon. These physicians perform colonoscopies, and other diagnostic procedures, in order to identify any issues that require surgical intervention. They then determine what type of surgical procedure would be best. The specialists also care for these patients post-operation to ensure proper healing and recovery.
Dr. Amer M Alame has the following 10 expertise
- Colon Cancer
- Bowel Resection
- Abdominal Pain
- Rectal Pain
- Rectal Bleeding
Dr. Amer M Alame is Board Certified in 2 specialties
See the board certifications this doctor has received. Board certifications provide confidence that this doctor meets the nationally recognized standards for education, knowledge and experience.
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Self-verified patient of Dr. Amer M Alame - Posted on May 20th, 2018
Self-verified patient of Dr. Amer M Alame - Posted on May 4th, 2017
I met Dr. Alame at 2:30 am when I needed emergency hernia surgery. I was scared and he made me feel very comfortable and the result was excellent. My abdomen then got an seroma, Dr. Alame had to surgically repair that with good results and just recently I had to have a scar revision because of the way I scar. I am at home and the scar looks amazing. I trust him completely and look forward to our visits.
Self-verified patient of Dr. Amer M Alame - Posted on December 1st, 2015
This was the first time I had ever needed to have surgery in the colorectal area. I have Crohns disease and needed to have a fistula taken care of. Dr. Alame and his staff were very friendly and knowledgeable all the way through to my follow up appointment. I just had to make another appointment regarding a abscess and I know I will get the best care possible! Thank you Dr. Alame!!!!
Amazing surgeon #1 in Michigan
Self-verified patient of Dr. Amer M Alame - Posted on September 28th, 2015
Self-verified patient of Dr. Amer M Alame - Posted on September 13th, 2015
On-Time Doctor Award (2018)
Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2016, 2017, 2018)
Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.
Patients' Choice Award (2016, 2017, 2018)
Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.
Dr. Alame is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
12 Years Experience
University Of Miami Leonard M Miller School Of Medicine
Graduated in 2006
Dr. Amer M Alame Accepts the Following Insurance
- Aetna Choice POS II
- Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
- Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
BCBS Blue Card
- BCBS Blue Card PPO
- BCBS IL PPO
- BCBS MI Blue Care Network HMO Group Enrollees
- BCBS MI PPO Plans Group Enrollees
- CIGNA HMO
- CIGNA Open Access Plus
- CIGNA PPO
- HAP Preferred PPO
- Humana Choice POS
- Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
- Multiplan PPO
- PHCS PPO
- PriorityHealth HMO
- PriorityHealth Priority PPO
- UHC Choice Plus POS
- UHC Navigate HMO
- UHC Navigate POS
- UHC Options PPO
More about Dr. Amer M Alame
Dr. Alame is board certified in general surgery and specializes in advanced colorectal surgical procedures. He earned his medical degree at the prestigious University of Miami in Florida. After completing general surgery training at St. John Hospital and Medical Center, Dr. Alame completed fellowship training in colorectal surgery at the University of Miami. As a fellowship trained, minimally-invasive colorectal surgeon, Dr. Alame is specially trained and experienced in advanced colorectal treatment options including Laparoscopic Colon Resections, da Vinci Robotic Surgery, Trans-anal Endoscopic Microsurgery (TEMS), hemorrhoid stapling procedures (painless hemorrhoidectomy) and more. Dr. Alame stays up-to-date on the latest surgical procedures through his memberships in many surgical communities including the American College of Surgeons, American Society of Colorectal Surgeons, da Vinci Surgery Community, and the Detroit Surgical Association. Dr. Alame has lectured on multiple occasions on the management of colorectal diseases and has authored many articles in medical journals including the influential Clinics in Colon & Rectal Surgery, and has published in the textbook "Advanced Techniques in Minimally Invasive & Robotic Colorectal Surgery." His interests include Single Incision Laparoscopic Colon Resections (belly button surgery), da Vinci Robotic Surgery, InterStim implant for fecal incontinence and minimally-invasive management of inflammatory bowel disease.
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