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Specialty:

Internal Medicine
Pulmonary Disease

Sub Specialty:
Critical Care
Sleep Medicine

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Shadyside
UPMC East
UPMC McKeesport
UPMC Presbyterian
UPMC Mercy

Language Spoken:
Arabic
French

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.9 Stars
46 Patient
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BOARD CERTIFICATIONS:

Critical Care Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine
Pulmonary Disease, American Board of Internal Medicine
Sleep Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine

Education:

MD, American University of Beirut Faculty of Medicine, Beirut, Lebanon

Residency:
University Hospitals Case Medical Center,
Cleveland, OH


Fellowships:
University Hospitals Case Medical Center,
Cleveland, OH

University Hospitals Case Medical Center,
Cleveland, OH



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July 30, 2019

Good

July 03, 2019

I disclosed to the doctor that I was taking medication for an eating disorder. Later he brought up weight loss as something that helps with sleep apnea. I understand this is a common approach though I think it could be broached more sensitively when ED history is disclosed.

June 04, 2019

Dr El ALi was excellent!

May 15, 2019

He explained my test results in a way I could understand.

May 15, 2019

Dr. El Ali is such an encouraging, compassionate physician.

May 15, 2019

Dr El Ali figured out what was causing my constant cough and provided a medication to correct it.

March 21, 2019

Very nice, very fast, very compassionate

February 06, 2019

The doctor was very professional and polite. I liked him very much and would recommend him to anyone.

February 05, 2019

verry caring and welcoming

November 28, 2018

This was the first time I saw this Dr. I was very impressed with what appeared to be a sincere effort to understand and address my concerns.