Dr. Hesham Hassaballa

Pulmonary Critical Care
Aurora, IL
21 years experience male

About

Bio

Dr. Hassaballa is a Pulmonary/Crtiical Care and Sleep physician practicing in the greater Chicago area. He is Board-certified in Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Disease, Critical Care Medicine, and Sleep Medicine. His interests are in COPD, Critical Care, Lung Cancer, Pleural diseases, Sleep disorders, and Pulmonary Rehabilitation.

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Pulmonary Critical Care, Board Certified

Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care, Board Certified

Internal Medicine - Sleep Medicine, Board Certified

Languages spoken

Arabic, English

Doctor Q&A

524 Answers
148 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hesham Hassaballa
21 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
Ignore: Always seek medical attention. Could be very serious consequences if left alone in some cases.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hesham Hassaballa
21 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
Go to urgent care: Good idea to get these symptoms checked out. Good luck and good health!
A 65-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hesham Hassaballa
21 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
Usually not: Usually the defibrillator just shocks the heart out of a dangerous rhythm. But if it is both a pacemaker and defibrillator, then it may control the he ... Read More

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Aug 26, 2013
Good Knowledgeable answers and Caring Approach
Aug 23, 2012
Very precise & thorough responses
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Thank you for ur answer my dad has copd but does not have medical insurance I was wanting to know what I could do to help him :)
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I am really needing to know the side effects of severe sepsis which was bad enough to put me on life support I am now having pains in my in
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Thanks my son pass he was on a ven that's Stops supplying Oxygen to the patient Without notice Then his machine broke The respiratory Hose

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Rush Medical College, IL
Graduated 1999MD

Residency

RUSH UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER
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