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George Nijmeh, MD

Philosophy of Care

Providing compassionate, state-of-the-art care based on the latest evidence in partnership with my patients.


Patient Satisfaction Rating

4.8
Based on 193 reviews

  • General

    SPECIALTIES

    • Cardiology
    • Years in Practice: 10


    BOARD CERTIFICATIONS

    • Cardiology
    • Clinical Hypertension
    • Echocardiography
    • Internal Medicine
    • Nuclear Cardiology


    PATIENTS SEEN
    Accepts adults


    LANGUAGES

    • Arabic
    • English
    • Spanish


    MEDICAL INTERESTS
    Cardiology, cardiac stress testing, echocardiography, transesophageal echocardiography, nuclear cardiology, preventative cardiology, hypertension, heart failure, coronary artery disease, and high cholesterol


  • Education

    EDUCATION
    School University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine
    Graduation Date 05/2005
    Degree M.D.

    RESIDENCY
    School University of Illinois at Chicago
    Title Resident and Chief Resident in Internal Medicine

    FELLOWSHIPS
    School University of Illinois at Chicago
    Specialty Cardiology

  • Procedures

    Cardiology
  • Memberships

    • American Heart Association
    • American College of Cardiology
    • American Society of Echocardiography
    • American Society of Nuclear Cardiology
  • Awards and Accolades

    Name Medical Resident of the Year
    Date 01/2000

    Name Medical Resident of the Year
    Date 01/2000

  • Media/Published Articles

  • Research & Clinical Trials

    RESEARCH

    • Use of Spectral Clicks on CW Doppler to Identify Severe Aortic Stenosis


  • Patient Ratings & Comments

    Patient Satisfaction Rating
    4.8
    Based on 193 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
    188 ratings

    Provider showed concern

    4.8
    188 ratings

    Friendliness/courtesy of Care Provider

    4.9
    193 ratings

    Care Provider spoke using clear language

    4.9
    189 ratings

    Provider explained things clearly

    4.8
    191 ratings

    Time Care Provider spent with patient

    4.8
    190 ratings

    Provider included you in decisions

    4.8
    185 ratings

    Patients' confidence in Care Provider

    4.8
    190 ratings

    Likelihood of recommending this provider

    4.8
    190 ratings

    Wait time at clinic

    4.3
    185 ratings


    Comments (13)

    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
    Jun 12, 2019
    He made me feel comfortable , I am usually nervous in doctors' office , but felt very much at ease in Dr. Nijmeh's office and the main thing ,He solved my problem  
    5.0
    May 20, 2019
    I'm highly satisfied.  
    5.0
    May 10, 2019
    one of the best doctors I see.  
    5.0
    May 10, 2019
    Dr. Nijmeh is caring and attentive and always takes time to put me at ease or answer questions.  
    5.0
    Mar 02, 2019
    He is the best.  
    3.4
    Feb 20, 2019
    I felt like the provider could have spent a little more time with me.  
    4.6
    Jan 29, 2019
    Dr. Nijmeh was great. I hope to never need a cardiologist again, but if that is unavoidable he would be my first choice. I was very pleased with him all-around.  
    5.0
    Dec 24, 2018
    one of my he best ever  
    4.9
    Dec 21, 2018
    I can't say enough about this team... they were excellent!  
    5.0
    Dec 19, 2018
    Dr. Nijmeh and staff are awesome  
    4.8
    Dec 11, 2018
    The Dr is very very nice and a very caring person my husband and me love Dr Nijmeh.  
    4.5
    Dec 02, 2018
    I had wished Dr. Nijmeh had the time to talk with me a little more about my fascicular problem as well as that of my low heart rate issues.  
    5.0
    Sep 30, 2018
    competent  
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