Department General Pediatrics
Primary Location Avon Pointe Family Health Center
Type of Doctor Children & Adolescents Only
Languages Arabic, English
Surgeon No
Locations Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Pediatrician
  • Primary Care Pediatrics
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Biography

About Wadie Shabab, MD

Wadie Shabab, MD, FAAP, practices pediatrics with Cleveland Clinic Avon Community Pediatrics. He is Vice Chair for Community Pediatrics, and Medical Director for Regional Operations Westside Family Health Centers.

Dr. Shabab is board certified in general pediatrics. He earned his medical degree from Damascus University and Hospitals in Damascus, Syria. His post-graduate training includes a pediatric residency with Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit, Michigan.

Dr. Shabab is a Fellow Member of, and Board Certified, by the American Academy of Pediatrics . In addition, he has served on several Cleveland Clinic committees, including the Pediatric Institute Same Day Access Committee, Patient Experience Committee, and the Community Pediatrics Strategic Planning Committee. He also has volunteered his time for Fit Youth Family Weight Management as a Program Speaker as well as with the Michigan State Special Olympics providing physical exams.

He is currently part of the Children's Hospital Executive Committee, Pediatrics Institute Engagement Team, Online Appointment Scheduling Task Force, Community Pediatrics Marketing and Media Team, Nurse On Call - Pediatric Institute, Physician Liaison, and Access to Primary Care Pediatrics, Team Lead.

Dr. Shabab has been selected as one of the "Best Doctors" in America from 2012 through 2016, as well as a "Top Doctor" by Castle Connolly Medical, LTD.

His specialty interests include asthma, asthma care, attention deficit disorder, breastfeeding, general pediatric health, general Pediatric preventive care, general pediatrics, general pediatrics and adolescent medicine, healthy newborn care, newborn care, newborns, pediatric infectious disease, pediatrics, preventive pediatrics, respiratory illness, and young child care.

Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights

Appointed
2010

Education & Fellowships

Residency - Henry Ford Hospital
Pediatrics
Detroit, MI USA
1996

Medical Education - Damascus University-Faculty of Medicine
Damascus,
1990

Certifications

  • Pediatrics

Specialty Interests

Asthma, asthma care, Attention Deficit Disorder, breastfeeding, general pediatric health, general pediatric preventive care, general pediatrics, healthy newborn care, newborn care, newborns, pediatric infectious disease, pediatrics, preventive pediatrics, respiratory illness, young child care

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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As of 12/10/2019, Dr. Shabab has reported no financial relationship with industry that is applicable to this listing. In general, patients should feel free to contact their doctor about any of the relationships and how the relationships are overseen by Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about Cleveland Clinic's policies on collaborations with industry and innovation management, go to our Integrity in Innovation page.

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Patient Satisfaction Reviews

36 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.

Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.

Overall Star Ratings
4.9 out of 5
Explains 4.9
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.9
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.9

12 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Nov 11, 2019

Dr. Shabab's communication skill is very good and he is very experienced doctor.

Reviewed on Nov 4, 2019

*Dr. Shabab for always been compassionate & thorough. We have confidence in his recommendation & plan of care.

Reviewed on Oct 26, 2019

*Dr. Shabab is an amazing caring pediatrician! We feel really blessed he is caring for our son.

Reviewed on Oct 7, 2019

Dr. Shabab and team are excellent with responding to the patients needs as well with ease of scheduling.

Reviewed on Oct 7, 2019

De. Shabab and team are as good as they get. They are knowledgeable and caring. Dr. Shabab responds to all questions and makes you feel confident in the care that was provided.

Reviewed on Aug 26, 2019

*Dr. Shabab was able to squeeze us in right after my original appointment with my other child.

Reviewed on Aug 13, 2019

the doctor is very knowledgable and I trust his judgement about treatment

Reviewed on Jun 8, 2019

*Dr. Shabab takes the time to answer all of our questions.

Reviewed on Jun 8, 2019

I always recommend *Dr. Shabab's office to anyone seeking new providers.

Reviewed on Apr 16, 2019

We love Dr. Shabab

Reviewed on Feb 5, 2019

When my kids are sick, it gets really hard to schedule an appt. with their doctor, his schedule is always full.

Reviewed on Feb 5, 2019

Again main problem is to get my kids to be seen by their doctor when they are sick and need him the most, seeing different providers has resulted in wrong diagnosis and delay of correct treatment.

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