Necholas  Ghannam

Necholas Ghannam, M.D.

9831 South Western Avenue

Chicago, Illinois 60643

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Necholas Ghannam, M.D.

Internal Medicine

9831 South Western Avenue

Chicago, Illinois 60643

773.445.3500

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I treat my patients the way I would like to be treated. Listening to my patients concerns helps me along with my experience to solve their medical problems.

About Me

  • Medical Specialties: Internal MedicineGeriatrics
  • Gender:
  • Age: 47
  • Years in Practice:
  • Board Certifications: Internal Medicine
  • Secondary Languages: Arabic

Credentials

Education

  • Fellowship: University of California Medical Center (Davis)
  • Residency: Englewood Hospital
  • Medical School: University Of Damascus - School Of Medicine

Hospital Affiliations

  • Advocate Medical Group

Ratings and Comments

Necholas Ghannam, M.D.

4.9 out of 5

385 Patient Ratings

Gives easy to understand instructions

4.8 out of 5

355 Patient Ratings

Explains in a way you understand

4.9 out of 5

385 Patient Ratings

Listens carefully to you

4.9 out of 5

385 Patient Ratings

Knows your important medical history

4.9 out of 5

383 Patient Ratings

Shows respect for what you say

5 out of 5

381 Patient Ratings

Spends enough time with you

4.9 out of 5

384 Patient Ratings

Comments

He was very helpful.

Reviewed on August 4, 2019 7:00 PM

I was very impressed with his professionalism and knowledge of what is going on with me health wise.

Reviewed on August 4, 2019 7:00 PM

I feel that doctor Nicholas Ghannam is one of the best physicians at Advocate Group Medical Center.

Reviewed on August 2, 2019 7:00 PM

I had a good experience with this Provider for this visit.

Reviewed on August 2, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Ghannam is very professional and he pays attention to his patients needs.

Reviewed on July 28, 2019 7:00 PM

Very Productive Visit

Reviewed on July 21, 2019 7:00 PM

it was a good experience, provider was very thorough. it appeared very customer friendly.

Reviewed on July 21, 2019 7:00 PM

Best doctor I could ever have

Reviewed on July 19, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Ghana is a new doctor for me. I had my first visit with him a couple of days ago and so far I am very pleased. This doctor seemed genuinely concerned about my well being. IHis bed-side manner is excellent. The doctor even called me the next day personally to go over some blood tests results. This doctor made me feel like I am in good hands , in his care.

Reviewed on July 14, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Ghannam is a very supportive doctor. He always take my concerns very seriously and get to the bottom of my problem. Thanks to him I am getting the results and care I need.

Reviewed on July 11, 2019 7:00 PM

good

Reviewed on July 7, 2019 7:00 PM

Excellent as always. Dr. Ghannam called me promptly and addressed all my needs/concerns.

Reviewed on June 16, 2019 7:00 PM

Great Provider.

Reviewed on June 16, 2019 7:00 PM

Very attentive, understanding and concerned.

Reviewed on June 1, 2019 7:00 PM

very informative

Reviewed on May 26, 2019 7:00 PM

I always have a good experience with my GP.

Reviewed on May 19, 2019 7:00 PM

Very excellent as allways.

Reviewed on May 13, 2019 7:00 PM

listed attentive to my concerns

Reviewed on May 4, 2019 7:00 PM

I been with this provider for years and he does a great job with helping me with my health.

Reviewed on May 4, 2019 7:00 PM

I had a good experience. Dr Ghannam was very patient and understanding.

Reviewed on April 25, 2019 7:00 PM

I think Dr. Necholas Ghannam is the greatest. Listens and answers with knowledge.

Reviewed on April 21, 2019 7:00 PM

He listen to things that I tell him & understands what & why I'm telling him for a later time to change.

Reviewed on April 18, 2019 7:00 PM

Good

Reviewed on April 16, 2019 7:00 PM

Good.

Reviewed on April 14, 2019 7:00 PM

Satisfying and pleasant

Reviewed on April 14, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Ghannam is an excellent doctor. He listens to all my concerns and gets the appropriate referrals and medications for me.

Reviewed on March 30, 2019 7:00 PM

Professional, knowledgeable and very nice.

Reviewed on March 6, 2019 6:00 PM

Very nice.

Reviewed on March 5, 2019 6:00 PM

Dr. Ghannam is always attentive and shows interest in my health and well-being.

Reviewed on February 24, 2019 6:00 PM

Nice doctor happy with dr.

Reviewed on February 17, 2019 6:00 PM

excellent

Reviewed on February 4, 2019 6:00 PM

always treated well

Reviewed on January 28, 2019 6:00 PM

My experience with Dr. Ghannam is always great. He is professional, courteous, and gives helpful advice.

Reviewed on January 27, 2019 6:00 PM

it is always a pleasure to see doctor Ghanam.

Reviewed on January 26, 2019 6:00 PM

efficient

Reviewed on January 25, 2019 6:00 PM

It's always a pleasant experience to visit him. He has a very good bedside manner. I usually have a longer than expected wait in the waiting room.

Reviewed on January 25, 2019 6:00 PM

I am proud to be a patient at Advocate Medical Group.

Reviewed on January 19, 2019 6:00 PM

l had a very good experience with the Dr. He listened to my concerns with respect. As a senior it is important to me to have a Dr. that sees me as a person.

Reviewed on January 16, 2019 6:00 PM

Excellent

Reviewed on January 15, 2019 6:00 PM

Excellent Doctor.

Reviewed on January 13, 2019 6:00 PM

Dr Ghannam is caring and attentive.

Reviewed on January 13, 2019 6:00 PM

My provider is very good.

Reviewed on January 7, 2019 6:00 PM

Dr. Ghannan is the consummate professional, he should provide training to some of the other providers regarding how to communicate with and respond to patients.

Reviewed on December 18, 2018 6:00 PM

He he listened, he was concerned, he definitely wanted my blood pressure to be lower than what it was. I truly couldn't ask for a better doctor.

Reviewed on November 30, 2018 6:00 PM

It was excellent. Thank you.

Reviewed on November 20, 2018 6:00 PM

Very good.

Reviewed on November 16, 2018 6:00 PM

NOT ONLY WOULD I RECOMMEND THIS PROVIDER, BUT I HAVE, MY WIFE HAS ALSO SELECTED THIS PROVIDER, BASED ON MY CONFIDENCE AND EXPERIENCE WITH HIM.

Reviewed on November 16, 2018 6:00 PM

My visit at Advocate Medical Group was very pleasant. I received wonderful customer service from the start of my visit to the end. The receptionist, the nurse, the doctor and the x-ray technician that I came in contact with were courteous, kind and friendly. I have received excellent customer service I there and I really appreciate it. It makes you feel good when people treat you with kindness. It makes you to want to come back again.

Reviewed on November 12, 2018 6:00 PM

Dr. keeps me very informative about all my health-matters, by recommending different tests so that I stay on the right path

Reviewed on November 11, 2018 6:00 PM

Overall, this physician was excellent

Reviewed on October 29, 2018 7:00 PM

This was my first experience with this doctor.

Reviewed on October 14, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Ghannam is very professional and quite polite, I'd recommend him to any of my relatives.

Reviewed on October 12, 2018 7:00 PM

My experience with the provider went very well.

Reviewed on October 7, 2018 7:00 PM

great !!!!

Reviewed on October 2, 2018 7:00 PM

This experience have been great so far with this provider. I felt like he understood what I was talking about with my problems and he addressed them to have them resolved.

Reviewed on September 30, 2018 7:00 PM

Very helpful.

Reviewed on September 23, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr Ghannam is very thorough, kind, a great listener, and concerned about my health.

Reviewed on September 23, 2018 7:00 PM

Very informative as always.

Reviewed on September 21, 2018 7:00 PM

He always listens to what I have to say, takes time to answer any question big or small, and if he is not able to help or have the right answer to the problem he refers be to the right doctor or department in other words all of my experiences has been great.

Reviewed on September 17, 2018 7:00 PM

My doctor's visit was good.

Reviewed on September 11, 2018 7:00 PM

very good verypease

Reviewed on September 5, 2018 7:00 PM

I love my doctor & nurse they are nice and friendly.

Reviewed on August 26, 2018 7:00 PM

I like my doctor very much.

Reviewed on August 21, 2018 7:00 PM

Was satisfied with the services provided.

Reviewed on August 21, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Ghannam is an excellent physician.

Reviewed on August 19, 2018 7:00 PM

I am extremely pleased with Dr. GHANAAM. I feel that he is an excellent physician. I would never want to have another doctor assigned to me.

Reviewed on August 12, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Ghannam is an excellent doctor and I am very happy that he was referred to my by another patient of his. He takes the time to explain things and listens to any questions or concerns I may have.

Reviewed on August 12, 2018 7:00 PM

dr Ghannam is very thorough despite being able to provide services beyond his control in a timely manner. Such as seeing other doctors in a timely manner after receiving ur referral. My condition became worse & left scars due to a lack of dermatologist doctors availabity.

Reviewed on August 12, 2018 7:00 PM

Visits to this provider are always very helpful, and a very friendly atmosphere.

Reviewed on August 6, 2018 7:00 PM

This was my first visit with him. I took medical records with me to share my history with him. I look forward to keeping him as my primary care provider.

Reviewed on July 30, 2018 7:00 PM

He was helpful and listen to me about what was my problem. We talk about different solutions to my problems, and test I need.

Reviewed on July 29, 2018 7:00 PM

Never had any bad experience with Dr. Ghannam. He is very considerate, listen and respect what this patient is saying. He to me is always showing concern. This is a trait I like about him. Very professional.

Reviewed on July 26, 2018 7:00 PM

He is knowledgeable about my health issues and demonstrates care and concern about my overall well-being.

Reviewed on July 22, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Necholas A Ghannam he is very good doctor. I can explain my needs with him he understand me very well.

Reviewed on July 19, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Ghannam is a excellent physician with a very professional behavior good sense of humor, always in good spirit & concerns. Away current to management of my physical welfare and physical conditions.

Reviewed on July 18, 2018 7:00 PM

good. very respectful, answer questions

Reviewed on July 8, 2018 7:00 PM

My doctor and his nurse are knowledgeable professionals.

Reviewed on July 7, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Necholas Ghannam is very thorough and makes sure I'm up-to-date with all medical tests. I uses the patient portal when in need of a referral and he reads my messages in a timely manner.

Reviewed on July 7, 2018 7:00 PM

very good

Reviewed on June 20, 2018 7:00 PM

Good.

Reviewed on June 18, 2018 7:00 PM

I ALWAYS have a good experience with my Provider. I like that he doesn't push meds on me and tries to find easy, everyday solutions for my health problems (like losing more weight for my knee pain and getting more exercise for my overall health). He also listens to me when I have concerns. He looks at me when I'm talking instead of typing into the computer. This means a lot.

Reviewed on June 18, 2018 7:00 PM

good

Reviewed on June 8, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Ghannam is a good doctor as well as good man. he advises me on what I need to do to make my body better healthwise. our conversations are like those that are comfortable with each other and information is shared from both sides. I take his counsel and advice very seriously and I try to do the things we decide on to make my healthcare work.

Reviewed on June 2, 2018 7:00 PM

I am very comfortable w/the dr. He's a shining star at that facility. However I feel it takes way to long to get an appt. w/specialty dr. and sometimes primary. Getting an appt. should not take 3 mos. made in April scheduled for July - two different drs. TOO LONG!!

Reviewed on June 1, 2018 7:00 PM

Always giving outstanding service.

Reviewed on June 1, 2018 7:00 PM

very good

Reviewed on May 28, 2018 7:00 PM

I've been going to this Dr. for years and he is a good Dr. and he listens and he is very helpful.

Reviewed on May 25, 2018 7:00 PM

It was an pleasant experience. Dr. Ghannan has been my primary for many years.he is a caring an very professional person. I thank God for him.

Reviewed on May 20, 2018 7:00 PM

i had a good experience

Reviewed on May 11, 2018 7:00 PM

very good, as usual

Reviewed on April 30, 2018 7:00 PM

Best doctor I've ever had!

Reviewed on April 30, 2018 7:00 PM

I am extremely happy with the medical care provided by Dr. Ghannam.

Reviewed on April 30, 2018 7:00 PM

Overall the visits are very are helpful and informative. Any problems are discussed, and I am satisfied with the answers given. Also the nurse is both friendly and professional.

Reviewed on April 22, 2018 7:00 PM

Good

Reviewed on April 20, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr Ghannam is always courteous, thorough and knowledgeable whenever I visit him.

Reviewed on April 16, 2018 7:00 PM

Excellent.

Reviewed on April 15, 2018 7:00 PM

Very good, he is help me to get the treats I need to feel better.

Reviewed on March 28, 2018 7:00 PM

very nice and pleasant

Reviewed on March 27, 2018 7:00 PM

always a great visit when I come and see my Dr. he explains my health information but sometimes he doesn't do a follow-up and explain my lab results. But overall he is good.

Reviewed on March 26, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Ghannam and his team are the best, his nurses and the receptionist are great to. My appointments are always within a reasonable time period it's an all around GREAT experience.

Reviewed on March 23, 2018 7:00 PM

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Clinical Interests

  • Geriatrics

Insurance

  • AAH Preferred – Team Member Plan
  • AAH Select – Team Member Plan
  • AARP MedicareComplete Plus HMO - POS
  • Aetna Better Health Premier Plan MMAI
  • Aetna Choice POS
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Managed Choice (MC) POS
  • Aetna NAP - PPO
  • Aetna Open Access POS
  • Aetna Open Choice POS
  • Aetna Open Choice PPO
  • Aetna Select Choice EPO
  • Aetna Select POS
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Aetna US Healthcare Medicare Advantage HMO
  • Beech Street Network PPO
  • Blue Advantage HMO
  • Blue Cross HMO Illinois
  • Blue Cross Medicare Advantage HMO
  • Blue Cross Medicare Advantage HMO - POS
  • Blue Cross Medicare Advantage PPO
  • Blue Cross PPO
  • Blue Cross PPO - Advocate Associate Medical Plan
  • Blue Precision Bronze HMO
  • Blue Precision Gold HMO
  • Blue Precision HMO
  • Blue Precision Platinum HMO
  • Blue Precision Silver HMO
  • BlueCare Direct
  • Cigna C - 5 POS
  • Cigna Health Partners POS
  • Cigna Health Partners PPO
  • Cigna Open Access Plus POS
  • Cigna Open Access Plus State of Illinois POS
  • CIGNA Open Access POS
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • Cofinity PPO
  • Coventry HMO
  • Coventry One Select PPO
  • Coventry PPO
  • Coventry Workers Comp PPO
  • First Health Network EPO
  • First Health Network PPO
  • Great West Healthcare - Cigna HMO
  • Great West Healthcare - Cigna Open Access Plus HMO
  • Great West Healthcare - Cigna PPO
  • Harken Health Choice Plus
  • Harken Health Compass Plus
  • Health Alliance HMO
  • Health Alliance PPO
  • Healthlink PPO
  • HealthSpring Medicaid ICP
  • HealthSpring Medicare HMO
  • HealthSpring MMAI
  • HFN Platinum EPO
  • HFN PPO
  • HFN Total Care PPO
  • Humana Advocate Health Care PPO
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana DuPage Medical Group HMO
  • Humana DuPage Medical Group HMO - HMO Select
  • Humana EPO - Advocate Associate Medical Plan
  • Humana Gold Choice PFFS
  • Humana Gold Choice PPO
  • Humana Gold Plus HMO
  • Humana Gold Plus Integrated-Medicare-Medicaid Plan
  • Humana HMO - Advocate Associate Medical Plan
  • Humana HMO Select
  • Humana Illinois Platinum HMO
  • Humana Integrated Care Program of Illinois
  • Humana Medicaid Managed Care Plan
  • Humana National EPO
  • Humana National HMO
  • Humana National POS - Open Access
  • Humana National PPO
  • Humana POS
  • Humana PPO
  • Humana PPO - Advocate Associate Medical Plan
  • LLH Adventist Silver PPO 3000
  • LLH Family Health Network Silver PPO 3100
  • LLH Swedish Covenant Silver PPO
  • Meridian
  • Meritain Health PPO
  • MultiPlan PPO
  • NALC (Natl Assn of Letter Carriers) Health Benefit
  • PHCS PPO
  • PHCS Savility PPO
  • Preferred Network Access PPO
  • SEIU HCII
  • SIHO PPO
  • Three Rivers Provider Network PPO
  • Tricare POS
  • Tricare PPO
  • UFCW Local 1546 Health and Welfare Fund (UMC)
  • UHC / AARP MedicareComplete (Secure Horizons) HMO
  • UHC / AARP MedicareComplete Focus HMO
  • Union Medical Care PPO
  • United Healthcare Charter
  • United Healthcare Choice HMO
  • United Healthcare Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare Compass HMO
  • United Healthcare Group Medicare Advantage PPO
  • United Healthcare Medicare Solutions PPO
  • United Healthcare MedicareComplete Plan 1 HMO
  • United Healthcare Navigate HMO
  • United Healthcare Navigate POS
  • United Healthcare Nexus
  • United Healthcare Options PPO
  • United Healthcare Select EPO
  • United Healthcare Select HMO
  • United Healthcare Select Plus POS

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