ttcqeayetrwczwezdueawsrsbdyr

The Vitals website is provided for your informational use only. Nothing contained or offered by, on or through Vitals should be construed as medical advice or relied upon for medical diagnosis or treatment. Vitals does not recommend or endorse any particular healthcare provider whose information or ratings appear on this website. We encourage you to read our full Terms of Service.

Dr. Sami F Rifat Is this you?

About Dr. Sami F Rifat

Dr. Sami F Rifat, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Bloomfield Hills, MI. He has 28 years of experience. His specialties include Sports Medicine and Family Medicine. Dr. Rifat is affiliated with Beaumont Hospital - Troy. Dr. Rifat has received 4 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

16 Ratings with 2 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Sami F Rifat is Excellent. Dr. Sami F Rifat has been rated by 16 patients. From those 16 patients 2 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Sami F Rifat is 4.5 of 5.0 stars.

Mapbox Map of Dr. Sami F Rifat

Primary Address

Sports Medicine Associates

37000 Woodward Ave Ste 300
Bloomfield Hills, MI 48304
Get Directions

Specialties

Dr. Sami F Rifat has the following 2 specialties

  • Sports Medicine

    A sports medicine specialist is a physician who is trained to diagnose and treat injuries and conditions caused by participation in athletic activities.
    These doctors are generally employed by professional sports teams to care for the athletes who are injured. They have extensive knowledge of the types of injuries that athletes are most susceptible to, such as stress fractures, sprains, concussions, muscle cramps, ACL injuries, and shin splints.
    It is the responsibility of sports medicine specialist to clear athletes to return to the playing field when they are deemed fit. These doctors also advise athletes on how to avoid injury through proper care of their bodies while training.

  • Family Medicine

    A family practitioner is a doctor who specializes in caring for people of all ages, at all stages of life. Rather than focusing on the treatment of one disease or patient population, family practitioners are often the doctors that people see for their everyday ailments, like cold and flu or respiratory infections, and health screenings. When necessary, family practitioners will provide referrals for conditions that require the expertise of another specialist.
    The doctors may also provide physicals, inoculations, prenatal care, treat chronic diseases, like diabetes and asthma, and provide advice on disease prevention.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Sami F Rifat has the following 1 expertise

  • Knee Osteoarthritis

Dr. Sami F Rifat has 2 board certified 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

Board Certifications

Dr. Sami F Rifat 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.

Reviews

Showing 5 of 16

Five Stars

I would highly recommend Dr. Rifat to all of my friends and family. He actually listens to your story and takes the time to really figure out what is going on with you and explain his analysis. He has exceptional bedside manner and his staff is very nice and personable. Overall I felt that he sincerely wanted to see me get better. He was recommended to me by two seperate people that I know and I am very happy to have taken their advice!

Wait time
10.0 minutes
Easy Appointment
Promptness
Friendly Staff
Accurate Diagnosis
Bedside Manner
Spends Time with Me
Appropriate Follow-up
Full Review Rating Breakdown
I am glad I go to him

I have been going to Dr. Rifat for almost 10 years now and like his approach. He is very caring and realistic. He explains details and gives you all options and a recommendation.

Wait time
10.0 minutes
Easy Appointment
Promptness
Friendly Staff
Accurate Diagnosis
Bedside Manner
Spends Time with Me
Appropriate Follow-up
Full Review Rating Breakdown
Five Stars
Five Stars
Easy Appointment
Promptness
Friendly Staff
Accurate Diagnosis
Bedside Manner
Spends Time with Me
Appropriate Follow-up
Full Review Rating Breakdown
Four Stars
  • Awards

    4 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016)

    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

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2013, 2014, 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.

  • Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award

    Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2016)

    The Patients' Choice Award - 5 Year Honoree is a recognition granted only to those doctors whose ratings have reflected excellence in care for five years in a row. Only 1% of all doctors in the United States are bestowed this honor by their patients.

  • On-Time Doctor Award

    On-Time Doctor Award (2016)

    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.

  • Hospital Affiliations

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

  • Education

    28 Years Experience

  • University Of Chicago Division Of The Biological Sciences The Pritzker School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1990

  • University Of Michigan Health System

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Sami F Rifat 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 IL PPO
  • BCBS Michigan
    • BCBS MI Blue Care Network HMO Group Enrollees
    • BCBS MI PPO Plans Group Enrollees
  • HAP
    • HAP Preferred PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • PriorityHealth
    • PriorityHealth HMO
    • PriorityHealth Priority PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

Locations & Directions

Sports Medicine Associates, 37000 Woodward Ave Ste 300, Bloomfield Hills, MI

Video

Take a minute to learn about Dr. Sami F Rifat in this video.

  • Similiar Doctors

    Dr. Sami F Rifat is similar to the following 3 Doctors near Bloomfield Hills, MI.