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

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 214 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 214 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
    207 ratings

    Provider showed concern

    4.9
    208 ratings

    Friendliness/courtesy of Care Provider

    4.9
    211 ratings

    Care Provider spoke using clear language

    4.9
    209 ratings

    Provider explained things clearly

    4.9
    211 ratings

    Time Care Provider spent with patient

    4.8
    210 ratings

    Provider included you in decisions

    4.8
    207 ratings

    Patients' confidence in Care Provider

    4.9
    211 ratings

    Likelihood of recommending this provider

    4.9
    209 ratings

    Wait time at clinic

    4.1
    206 ratings


    Comments (24)

    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.


    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.  
    4.8
    Dec 17, 2018
    *Dr. Sankari is a wonderful doctor. He is very caring. When my husband died in March, he was in the hall outside the room with tears in his eyes, I trust his judgment completely. He See more  
    5.0
    Dec 04, 2018
    Dr. S is the best.  
    4.9
    Nov 28, 2018
    As you may have suspected by now, I have great confidence and respect for my care provider. At my age I have seen several care providers and can inform you there are some that are See more  
    5.0
    Nov 27, 2018
    Dr. Sankari explained that my heart murmur is not anything to be alarmed about because it has just presented itself this year and because of my age will not be giving me any problems soon.  
    4.9
    Sep 11, 2018
    Dr. Sankari is an excellent cardiologist! I have already recommended him to others because of his medical skills and relational skills. He is tops!!!  
    5.0
    Aug 21, 2018
    I have recommended him to others. I have all the confidence in the world in him.  
    4.9
    Aug 16, 2018
    I am very pleased with the care provided by *Dr. Sankari. He is very caring.  
    5.0
    Jul 19, 2018
    *Dr. Sankari was wonderful. He made me feel comfortable during a very stressful time.  
    4.9
    Jul 05, 2018
    love dr sankari  
    4.6
    Jun 27, 2018
    Dr sankari has been my doctor & my mom's for years & is a caring, excellent doctor & person  
    5.0
    Jun 21, 2018
    Terrific. Dr Sankari the best!  
    4.9
    Jun 21, 2018
    Have been with *Dr. Sankari since my very first visit to emergency room 13 yrs. ago.  
    5.0
    Jun 19, 2018
    Dr, Sankari is a very caring and knowledgeable cardiologistand I have great confidence in his ability to help me continue living a healthy life.....  
    4.3
    Jun 18, 2018
    I have the highest respect for Dr Sankari and would recommend him to anyone.  
    5.0
    May 31, 2018
    I have the utmost confidence in Dr. Abdul Sankari! He has helped manage my blood pressure for years and keeps it under control. Dr. Sankari is friendly, a good conversationalist and puts me at ease See more  
    5.0
    May 31, 2018
    Throughout the years I have recommended Dr. Abdul Sankari to my friends. They also speak highly of him! He is a down-to-earth doctor and is easy to talk to and discuss my situation. I have See more  
    5.0
    May 28, 2018
    My experience with Doctor Sankari has always been wonderful. I  
    5.0
    May 24, 2018
    Good experience.  
    (Viewing 10 of 24)
    Show More
Receive more health tips and DMG news right in your inbox!
Sign up for the Live Life Well newsletter