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About Dr. Mohammed A Alawad
Dr. Mohammed A Alawad, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Chicago Ridge, IL. He has 41 years of experience. His specialties include Internal Medicine. Dr. Alawad is affiliated with Little Company Of Mary Hospital and Advocate Christ Medical Center. Dr. Alawad has received 2 awards. He speaks English.
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Dr. Mohammed A Alawad has the following 1 specialty
- 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.<br>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. Mohammed A Alawad has the following 6 expertise
- Weight Loss
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Self-verified patient of Dr. Mohammed A Alawad - Posted on December 14th, 2015
Dr. Alawad is a wonderful physician and a great person as well. As a nursing administrator- I am well aware of the qualities behind an excellent physician and that is why I chose him as my personal doctor. Both in the hospital, and in his office- He is a true patient advocate. He shows he genuinely cares about you as a person and you are not just another appointment to him. His office staff are friendly and efficient and work to get you through quickly as possible...
Self-verified patient of Dr. Mohammed A Alawad - Posted on September 28th, 2012
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Self-verified patient of Dr. Mohammed A Alawad - Posted on April 13th, 2010
Patients' Choice Award (2009, 2015, 2017, 2008, 2016, 2012)
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.
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2016, 2014, 2012, 2017, 2015)
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.
Dr. Alawad is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
41 Years Experience
University Of Damascus
Graduated in 1977
Dr. Mohammed A Alawad accepts the following insurance providers.
- Aetna Choice POS II
- Aetna HMO
- Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
- Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
BCBS Blue Card
- BCBS Blue Card PPO
- BCBS IL Blue Advantage HMO
- BCBS IL BlueCare Direct
- BCBS IL BlueChoice Select
- BCBS IL PPO
- CIGNA HMO
- CIGNA Open Access Plus
- CIGNA PPO
Coventry Health Care
- Coventry Health and Life IL PPO
- Coventry HealthAmerica PPO
- Coventry IL PPO
- Coventry PPO Platinum
- First Health PPO
- HealthLink PPO
- Multiplan PPO
- PHCS PPO
- PriorityHealth Priority PPO
- UHC Choice Plus POS
- UHC Navigate HMO
- UHC Navigate POS
- UHC Options PPO
Locations & DirectionsALAWAD MEDICAL CENTER, 9830 Ridgeland Ave Ste 1, Chicago Ridge, IL
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