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Omar Shamsi, M.D.

4.9/5
494 Ratings132 Comments
Specialties:
Bariatric & Obesity Medicine
Practice:
Edward-Elmhurst Medical Group
Hospital Affiliations:
Elmhurst Hospital
Clinical Interests:
Weight Management

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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

Certifications

Bariatric & Obesity Medicine

Insurance Accepted

Aetna EPO
All Kids
Blue Choice HMO
Blue Choice PPO
Blue Precision HMO
Aetna
Beech Street PPO
Coventry Advantra Freedom PFFS
Aetna NAP
Aetna HMO
Aetna Medicare Open Basic
Aetna Medicare Open Standard
Aetna POS
Aetna PPO
AARP Medicare Advantage Complete (UHC) and Compete Assure
AARP Medicare Advantage Complete (UHC) PPO
Tricare
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Advantage PPO
Blue Advantage POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Blue Choice POS
Cigna
Coventry Health Care
Corvel
Coventry POS
Coventry PPO
Corvel POS
Corvel-PPO
Great West HMO
Great West POS
Humana Gold Choice PFFS
Humana Gold Plus HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO of Illinois
Humana Choice PPO
Humana EPO
Humana POS
Illinois Health Partners
Interplan Hlth Grp(Preferred)
Medicaid
Medicare
Multi Plan
Multiplan-PHCS-PPO
Principal Healthcare HMO
Principal Healthcare PPO
PPO Next
Principal Healthcare POS
United Healthcare AARP Medicare Complete
United Healthcare
United Healthcare EPO
United Healthcare PPO
Cigna HMO/POS
CIGNA HMO
Cigna Medicare Access
CIGNA PPO
Coventry HMO
Great West PPO
Great West
HealthLink PPO
Health Financial Network
Humana HMO
Humana
Humana PPO
United Healthcare HMO
United Healthcare POS
United Healthcare Secure Horiz

Reviews

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Overall Patient Rating
4.9 out of 5
(494 Ratings, 132 Comments)
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12/29/2022
Always polite and professional.
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12/26/2022
Bad Experience: At my initial visit, I weighed in at 222 lbs. During my follow up visit I weighed in at 226 lbs., and Dr. Shamsi failed to recognize my increased weight and said, "I see you lost weight."
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12/20/2022
Dr. Shamsi is the best! He is so motivating and I always leave the office feeling very positive.
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12/15/2022
Talked about ways to help me lose weight during the holidays
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12/7/2022
Dr Shamsi is always very informative.
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12/5/2022
Dr. Shamsi always provide the necessary sensitive that goes along with this particular speciality.
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12/1/2022
Amazing provider. I can tell he's very intelligent and compassionate. He speaks quickly and you can tell you don't have a lot of time in the appointment, but he is great.
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11/18/2022
They always address my concerns. Give me the time I need to answer all my questions
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11/9/2022
Outstanding commitment to the patient's encounter.
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11/8/2022
Dr. Shamsi is a very caring Doctor and takes time the to listen to my concerns. I would HIGHLY recommend him to family and friends.
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