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Abdul H. Sankari, MD, MBA, FACC, FCCP

Philosophy of Care

I treat every patient as I would treat a member of my own family.



Patient Satisfaction Rating

4.8
Based on 274 reviews

  • General

    SPECIALTIES

    • Cardiology
    • Years in Practice: 24


    BOARD CERTIFICATIONS

    • Cardiology
    • Critical Care
    • Internal Medicine
    • Interventional Cardiology
    • Nuclear Cardiology


    PATIENTS SEEN
    Accepts adults


    LANGUAGES

    • Arabic
    • English


    MEDICAL INTERESTS
    Interventional Cardiology and Nuclear Cardiology


  • Education

    EDUCATION
    School Aleppo School of Medicine - Syria
    Graduation Date 08/1988
    Degree MD
    Honors First Rank in Graduation Exam

    RESIDENCY
    School Michael Reese Hospital Affiliated with University of Chicago
    Title Chief Resident - Internal Medicine

    FELLOWSHIPS
    School Emory University
    Specialty Critical Care

  • Procedures

    Cardiology
    • 2-D Echocardiographic Stress Testing
    • 24-Hour Holter Monitoring
    • 30-day Event Monitoring Echocardiography
    • Cardiac Stress Testing
    • Cardiac Testing
    • Coronary Angriography
    • Coronary Interventions
    • Coronary Stent Placement
    • Diagnostic Testing
    • EKG Stress Testing
    • Left Heart Catheterization
    • Lower Extremity Angiography
    • Nuclear Technology Program
    • Peripheral Interventions
    • Peripheral Vascular Intervention
    • Pharmacologic Stress Testing
    • Right Heart Catheterization
  • Memberships

    • American College of Cardiology
  • Awards and Accolades

    Name Teacher of the Year
    Date 01/2000

  • Patient Ratings & Comments

    Patient Satisfaction Rating
    4.8
    Based on 274 reviews

    Rating Categories

    The Patient Satisfaction Rating score is an average of all responses to care provider related questions on our independent rating system, the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey.


    Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey.

    Press Ganey Certified Data Integrity

    Ease of scheduling appointments

    4.6
    267 ratings

    Provider showed concern

    4.9
    267 ratings

    Provider explained things clearly

    4.9
    271 ratings

    Provider included you in decisions

    4.8
    264 ratings

    Likelihood of recommending this provider

    4.9
    269 ratings


    Comments (41)

    Comments are collected in our Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Surveys. Patients are de-identified to protect confidentiality and patient privacy. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey.


    5.0
    Nov 22, 2019
    Good.  
    5.0
    Nov 19, 2019
    we love Dr. Sankari. he truly cares about his patients and takes the time needed with each one. it's worth the wait.  
    5.0
    Nov 08, 2019
    i've recommended Dr. sankari often to friends  
    5.0
    Nov 08, 2019
    wife now sees same Dr.  
    4.8
    Oct 30, 2019
    I have recommend and will continue to  
    4.0
    Oct 30, 2019
    DR. SANKARI IS AWESOME.... BUT REALLY BUSY!  
    5.0
    Oct 23, 2019
    Dr Sankari is always pleasant and through.  
    5.0
    Oct 10, 2019
    Trust Dr Sankari with my life.  
    5.0
    Sep 30, 2019
    Dr. Sankari is a top notch physician. I trust him implicitly.  
    5.0
    Sep 27, 2019
    Great experience - *Dr. Sankari explained what causes a PAC and how it effects your heart rhythm on an KEG.  
    5.0
    Sep 26, 2019
    I am very confident and comfortable having Dr. Sankari and his team handling my cardiac health.  
    5.0
    Sep 18, 2019
    great doctor  
    5.0
    Sep 18, 2019
    I have utmost confidence in Dr Sankari  
    5.0
    Sep 04, 2019
    FAB.  
    5.0
    Sep 03, 2019
    I have complete trust in doctor Sankari's ability to take care of my health.  
    5.0
    Sep 03, 2019
    I have already recommended Dr. Sankari to my family and friends. He is a very knowlegable doctor, interested in my health care and I am very comfortable asking him questions about my health concerns. He See more  
    5.0
    Sep 03, 2019
    I have been seeing Dr. Sankari for my cardiac problems for many years, he is a VERY personable physician, friendly, interested in my overall care, and a humorous doctor, which is very much appreciated!  
    5.0
    Aug 28, 2019
    Good.  
    5.0
    Aug 11, 2019
    Listens very well and explained things.  
    4.8
    Aug 08, 2019
    good  
    5.0
    Aug 01, 2019
    I have been seeing *Dr. Sankari for over 20 years and have every confidence in him.  
    5.0
    Jul 24, 2019
    Dr Sankari is an amazing physician. He is professional, detail-oriented, and really takes time to listen.  
    5.0
    Jul 22, 2019
    nothing bad  
    4.8
    Jul 22, 2019
    the care and understanding is always great and in detail  
    5.0
    Jul 14, 2019
    Top notch!  
    5.0
    Jun 23, 2019
    have already recommended Dr Sankari  
    4.8
    Jun 20, 2019
    I put up with this clinic because I like Dr. Sankari very much. He is an excellent doctor with a great bedside manner.  
    5.0
    Jun 20, 2019
    Dr. Sankari is the best! Always concerned and caring !  
    5.0
    Jun 17, 2019
    I have been with Dr. Sankari for many years. He continues to "set the bar" for excellent patient care!  
    5.0
    Jun 10, 2019
    The doctor has always been excellent.  
    5.0
    Jun 07, 2019
    This care provider and support staff are family friendly and truly patient friendly  
    4.8
    Jun 06, 2019
    Really great doctor  
    5.0
    May 20, 2019
    All went well  
    4.8
    May 08, 2019
    *Dr. Sankari seems very knowledgeable and concerned.  
    5.0
    May 02, 2019
    Very good experience. confidence in the doctor.  
    4.8
    Apr 10, 2019
    good  
    5.0
    Mar 20, 2019
    Love them!  
    5.0
    Mar 06, 2019
    I have been a patient of Dr. Sankari's for 15 years and believe he has my best health interests in mind. It's important for a patient to trust their doctor who is making decisions about the See more  
    5.0
    Feb 05, 2019
    Dr. Sankari explained everything so that I could understand. My experience could not have been better. He is a very kind and knowledgeable doctor. I would definitely recommend him.  
    4.0
    Jan 28, 2019
    very good  
    5.0
    Dec 28, 2018
    I have recommended our doctor, Dr. Sankari to others and they have made appointments with him.  
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