Omar Shamsi, MD

350 Ratings80 Comments
Bariatric & Obesity Medicine; Internal Medicine
Elmhurst Bariatric and Weight Management Center
Hospital Affiliations:
Elmhurst Hospital
Clinical Interests:
Weight Management

This provider is an employee of one of the Edward-Elmhurst Health System entities.



Philosophy Of Care

I always strive to provide the best care possible for every person I see. It is my goal to help motivate them, and prepare them medically, mentally and physically for the road towards a healthy lifestyle.

Education & Credentials

Education: Baqai Medical University, 2002

Internship: St. Joseph Mercy Hospital, 2008

Residency: St. Joseph Mercy Hospital, 2008

Fellowship: Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, PA, 2009


Bariatric & Obesity Medicine

Internal Medicine

Insurance Accepted

Aetna Medicare Advantage
Humana Medicare Advantage
United Healthcare Medicare Advantage
Blue Cross Blue Shield Medicare Advantage


Press Ganey Data Integrity Certified

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Overall Patient Rating
4.9 out of 5
(350 Ratings, 80 Comments)
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He listened to my concerns. Gave me options and resources . He totally engaged in my progress and made services of His office available. Educated me on my medication and nutrition.
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Very good Doctor
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Also the reason he's so busy. Dr. Shamsi is the best!
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De Shamsi was excellent, very friendly and personable, also explained everything thoroughly.
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*Dr. Shamsi is always helpful. He listens and will give suggestions on what I can do. He is always positive & upbeat with me, so I never feel bad.
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I've been working with Dr. Shamsi and I feel he really tries everything possible to help his patients. He's patient and really listens and explains everything.
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Dr Omar Shamsi is amazing! During my visits with him he really listens and works with you to achieve your goal. Using tele health to communicate with him and he always responds in timely manner. I actually did recommend a friend and feels the same way.
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Dr. Shamsi had excellent bedside manner.
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This is the best provider I have ever met!! I recommend him to everyone and wish he did primary care
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Dr. Shamsi is an outstanding physician and amazing human being! I wish I could have him as my PCP, too! Very professional, compassionate, friendly, and beyond personable! Both my husband and I really enjoy our visits with Dr. Shamsi every time, whether it is in person or virtually!