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About Dr. Kinan Attassi
Dr. Kinan Attassi, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Hammond, IN. He has 24 years of experience. His specialties include Infectious Disease and Internal Medicine. Dr. Attassi is affiliated with Franciscan St Anthony Health, St Margaret Mercy Healthcare Center South and St Mary Medical Center. Dr. Attassi has received 2 awards. He speaks English.
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Dr. Kinan Attassi has the following 2 specialties
- Infectious Disease
An infectious disease specialist has specialized training in the diagnosis and treatment of contagious diseases.
Infectious diseases, also known as contagious or transmissible diseases, are those that stem from pathogen from a host organism. These infections may spread to other carriers through physical touch, airborne inhalation, bodily fluids or contaminated foods.
Infectious disease specialists identify whether the disease is caused by bacteria, a virus, a fungus or a parasite often through blood tests and then determine what course of treatment, if any, is necessary.
- Internal Medicine
An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.
Dr. Kinan Attassi has the following 7 expertise
- Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV/AIDS)
- Hepatitis C
- AIDS/HIV (Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome)
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On-Time Doctor Award (2015)
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.
Patients' Choice Award (2015)
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. Attassi is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
24 Years Experience
University Of Damascus
Graduated in 1994
Mercy Hospital And Medical Center
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Locations & DirectionsFRANCISCAN MEDICAL SPECIALISTS, 5529 Hohman Ave, Hammond, IN
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