About Dr. Sabah A Al-Attar

Dr. Sabah A Al-Attar, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Ypsilanti, MI. His specialties include Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine. Dr. Al-Attar is affiliated with St Joseph Mercy Oakland Hospital. Dr. Al-Attar has received 2 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

12 Ratings with 5 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Sabah A Al-Attar is Great. Dr. Sabah A Al-Attar has been rated by 12 patients. From those 12 patients 5 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Sabah A Al-Attar is 3.6 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address


2236 Packard Rd
Ypsilanti, MI 48197
(734) 434-8900

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Dr. Sabah A Al-Attar has the following 2 specialties

  • Medical Oncology

    Think of an oncologist as your main physician for cancer care. After being diagnosed, you’ll meet regularly with an oncologist to explore and manage your treatment options, as well as monitor your condition throughout the process. Medical oncologists are extremely knowledgeable in various types of cancer treatment and can recommend the right method for the type and stage of cancer you’re facing.
    They may also refer you to additional specialists throughout your care, but they will always be your home base for questions and support. It’s also worth mentioning that medical oncologists deal mostly with solid tumors while hematologists specialize in cancers that involve blood disorders, such as leukemia.

  • 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.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Sabah A Al-Attar has the following 10 expertise

  • Chemotherapy
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Myelomonocytic Leukemia
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia
  • Hepatitis C
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis
  • Cancerous Tumor
  • Adult T-Cell Leukemia-Lymphoma
  • Metastasis
  • Leukemia


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Rude and argumentative

I am sorry but this man has no manners. He is rude and uncompassonniate. He waits too long to do anything about patients. I expressed my concerns repeatedly about my loved one while they were at a rehab facility. My loved one suffered and declined for 2 weeks and the last 4 days of that 2 weeks she had difficulty breathing. My loved one ended up back in the hospital with major health concerns. I hope I NEVER meet this man again.

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Rudest physician I've ever met

This "dr" has no place working with humans. He speaks to his patients like they are animals beneath him. He speaks over me constantly and doesn't let me explain myself or ask questions. He just rushes me out of the room to have his poor overworked receptionist schedule me for tests that aren't even relevant to my complaints! My first visit I mentioned I had a history of back pain after an accident, just informing him of my medical history and he became very irritated and pointed his finger and said "listen I will tell u, u will not get these narcotic pills from me" making me feel extremely uncomfortable considering I have not taken narcotic pain meds in over ten years and certainly wasn't planning on asking for any! No patient should have to be treated like this, simply for seeking a new physician. I had not seen any dr in almost 10 years! Now I have anxiety about scheduling with a new dr afraid of what I could run into next. Truely shameful.

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Five Stars

I've been seeing Dr. Al-Attar since 2005, maybe 2004. He always explains what he is doing and why he is doing it (tests, medications, etc.) He is very thorough in terms of assessing all possible diagnosis and treatment options. In addition, it is easy to get an appointment for an urgent situation. When first meeting Dr. Al-Attar, he may seem a little gruff, but I have found him to be very compassionate. For example, Dr. Al-Attar does not provide gyn examinations. When I had some trouble with my gyn because he would not pursue various medical options due to his religion, Dr. Al-Attar was very supportive of my efforts to find a specialist and my need to pursue a medical regimine that was appropriate for me. I highly recommend him.

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One Star

worst bedside manner,he need to go back to medical school and learn about compassionate medicine and empathy!!!

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Great Experience

Dr Al-Attar was a very kind and smart man and really helped me out a lot over the years until I moved to California. I highly recommend him to anyone.

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  • Awards

    2 Awards

  • Top 10 Doctor - State

    Top 10 Doctor - State (2014)

    Top 10 Doctors are chosen by the millions of patients who visit Vitals each year to find a new doctor and share their experiences by providing ratings and reviews. In order to differentiate highly-regarded doctors from the rest for patients in search of quality care, Vitals awards Top 10 Doctor honors to those physicians within a certain specialty and geographic area who are consistently given top ratings by their patients.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (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.

  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Al-Attar is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Education

  • Washington Hospital


  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Sabah A Al-Attar accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois
  • BCBS Michigan
    • BCBS MI Blue Care Network HMO Group Enrollees
    • BCBS MI PPO Plans Group Enrollees
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • HAP
    • HAP Preferred PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • PriorityHealth
    • PriorityHealth HMO
    • PriorityHealth Priority PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

Locations & Directions

SABAH ALATTAR MD, 2236 Packard Rd, Ypsilanti, MI
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