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Department Internal Medicine and Geriatrics
Primary Location Westlake Medical Campus Building A
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages Arabic, English
Surgeon No


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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Residency - Huron Hospital
Internal Medicine
Cleveland, OH USA

Medical Education - Baghdad Medical College
Baghdad, Iraq


  • Internal Medicine
  • Internal Medicine - Hospice and Palliative Medicine
Research & Publications

Research & Publications

See publications for May Al-Abousi, MD.

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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As of 10/27/2022, Dr. Al-Abousi 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

79 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
4.8 out of 5
Explains 4.8
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.8
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.8

16 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Oct 20, 2022

Dr. Al-Abousi is truly a great dr. Listens. Acts. Educated on options and includes you.

Reviewed on Aug 23, 2022

Everything was very good for the first time with Dr Abousi

Reviewed on Aug 19, 2022

I have no complaints, I love my Dr.

Reviewed on Aug 2, 2022

*Dr. May Al-Abousi is great. Very kind and thorough. As I age (now 57) she is recommending dietary changes and baseline testing so I am well-prepared for the future.

Reviewed on Jul 14, 2022

Thank you dr el abousy and the the whole stuff, you were great

Reviewed on Jun 28, 2022

It was very difficult to make a connection and we could not hear the Dr.Dr. Ala alabousi was very patient dAnd worked with us complete the appointment

Reviewed on Jun 28, 2022

Dr. M. Alsbousi was wonderful very patient . She is always concerned about her patients

Reviewed on Jun 7, 2022

Dr. Al-Abousi is very kind and caring. She always puts me at ease during a visit. I have recommended her to many of my friends who are looking for a Dr that takes their time and listens.

Reviewed on Apr 19, 2022

I feel cared for, not just as treating my symptoms, but really I see an all out effort to treat the causes. I trust my Dr.and I am someone who researches, pays attention, and does not blindly follow what is told to me.

Reviewed on Mar 18, 2022

Dr. Al avoiding was thorough and was patient with my wife.

Reviewed on Feb 18, 2022

I was very impressed that she remembered us after not seeing us for 2 years. That made our day and I have the utmost respect for her, Dr. Al-Abousi, thank you.

Reviewed on Feb 15, 2022

Dr.Al-Abousi is a terrific physician.

Reviewed on Feb 5, 2022

We love our dr. Dr Al-Abousi is everything a patient could ask for. My wife & I have COVID. She has been the one that is pulling us through. We trust her completely.

Reviewed on Jan 4, 2022

Excellent Dr. Very compassionate and empathetic. A true asset to the Cleveland Clinic.

Reviewed on Jan 4, 2022

The Doctor was Awesome

Reviewed on Nov 17, 2021

Very thorough doctor ty

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