Omar Shamsi, M.D.

323 Ratings76 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


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Overall Patient Rating
5.0 out of 5
(323 Ratings, 76 Comments)
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Dr. Shamsi was wonderful. Positive, resourceful, understanding, attentive. It was great to finally have a great experience and help with keeping me accountable and motivated.
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Dr Shamsi is by far the best dr I have ever had. He has great bedside manner is a great listener and has a huge caring heart
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The doctor was amazing. He explained Everything, and made sure I understood the whole process.
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I had several visits where I just needed someone to listen to me due as I was in a depressed mood. Dr Shamsi goes beyond what I feel are his duties. He listens, ask questions & helps me to feel better when I leave.
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very good
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Dr S is full of ideas, suggestions, encouraging advice and is sure to make a positive connection with me at every appointment,
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physician has good bed side manners, professional and is knowledgeable. i feel comfortable voicing out my concerns and ask questions.
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The doctor is so professional and makes sure you understand the risks. He explains in details how you can help yourself achieve goals to better health. I highly recommend Dr. Shamsi.
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I came to this visit unsure of what to expect and a bit nervous. I left feeling empowered with a plan targeted to my goals. I appreciate the detailed explanation, relevant explanation and plain language used. I look forward to my followup visit