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Essa Alsharif, DO

Essa Alsharif, DO

Family Medicine

4.8 out of 5
 260 Reviews
 68 Patient Comments


Medical Education
Lincoln Memorial University
Hamilton Community Health Network

Board Certification

American Board of Family Medicine
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Covenant Medical Group Birch Run - Primary Care Practice of Essa Alsharif, DO
8470 Main Street
Birch Run, MI 48415989.583.5540989.583.1906

260 Patient Reviews

The Patient Experience Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Experience Survey. These comments and ratings are a reflection of individual patient experiences in either the clinic or virtual visit setting. 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 Covenant HealthCare.

Overall Rating 4.8 out of 5
Discusses Treatment Options 4.8 out of 5
Provider Showed Concern 4.8 out of 5
Explained Things Clearly 4.8 out of 5
Included Patient in Decisions 4.8 out of 5
Likelihood to Recommend Provider 4.8 out of 5

Patient Comments

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  • Reviewed on July 14, 2022

  • Reviewed on July 13, 2022
    Already have recommended

  • Reviewed on June 29, 2022
    Exceptional dr. & staff.

  • Reviewed on June 28, 2022
    Dr. Alsharif is such a wonderful doctor! He listens, asks for my opinion, and is so good at putting me at ease immediately. He is a gem Covenant should not lose.

  • Reviewed on June 26, 2022
    Great PCP

  • Reviewed on June 24, 2022
    I am very happy with the care I received. The doctor and nurses are wonderful. I'm glad I made the change to this office.

  • Reviewed on June 15, 2022

  • Reviewed on June 14, 2022
    He seemed to be in a hurry with my physical. Standing mostly at his computer typing while asking me questions. Got called out in the middle of my visit for a short period of time. Very little time actually spent physically checking me out and I remained fully clothed during the visit.

  • Reviewed on June 11, 2022
    Very happy with my care

  • Reviewed on June 02, 2022
    Dr. Alsharif and his staff are professional, extremely knowledgeable, kind, caring individuals.

  • Reviewed on May 27, 2022

  • Reviewed on May 08, 2022
    Over All great service!!!!

  • Reviewed on May 05, 2022
    Dr. Alshiref is very attentive to your health.

  • Reviewed on April 21, 2022
    I have referred all my family members to alshirif and am very happy with him.

  • Reviewed on April 20, 2022
    Good visit

  • Reviewed on April 12, 2022
    Dr. Alsharif is fantastic! He had a really thorough understanding of my complex medical issues and was very thorough in his recommendations.

  • Reviewed on April 11, 2022
    Both really took care of my health concerns!!!!

  • Reviewed on April 08, 2022
    Dr. Al-Sharif listens, is genuine and truly makes me feel like I'm important not just another patient complaining. He is truly a great person and doctor.

  • Reviewed on April 07, 2022
    Yes I would recommend Someone to my doctor

  • Reviewed on March 31, 2022
    Always competent answers all questions in detail

  • Reviewed on March 23, 2022
    Dr was attentive and concerned about my issues. I think I shall continue to be comfortable.

  • Reviewed on March 23, 2022

  • Reviewed on March 17, 2022
    Dr Alsharif is very thorough and kind and compassionate.

  • Reviewed on February 26, 2022
    The doctor and staff are very caring and as accommodating as possible.

  • Reviewed on February 25, 2022

  • Reviewed on February 22, 2022
    We really liked the doctor

  • Reviewed on February 19, 2022
    Grateful for this office

  • Reviewed on February 18, 2022
    Dr Al Sharif Is quite personable and very knowledgeable. Highly recommended

  • Reviewed on February 04, 2022
    *Dr. Alsharif is an amazing and caring provider. He listens to your problems and finds a plan of care that fits the patient, while being in line with current best practice guidelines.

  • Reviewed on February 03, 2022
    Dr.Alsharif goes over every option I can understand what he is saying!

  • Reviewed on January 29, 2022

  • Reviewed on January 23, 2022
    Great experience.

  • Reviewed on January 22, 2022
    I cannot say enough good things about my doctor and his team

  • Reviewed on January 22, 2022
    I receive excellent health care benefits and I would highly recommend Dr. Essa to anyone in search of a doctor.

  • Reviewed on January 16, 2022
    Dr. Alsharif is always very thorough and thoughtful about the overall treatment plan for my health.

  • Reviewed on January 13, 2022
    Great doctor. He is always so polite and always listens and cares about you.

  • Reviewed on January 10, 2022
    He's an awesome, thorough, kind and personable doctor who is highly communicative!

  • Reviewed on January 07, 2022
    Dr Alsharif genuinely cares and always finds ways to help me! He is an excellent listener and communicator!

  • Reviewed on December 15, 2021
    Doctor is awesome

  • Reviewed on December 03, 2021
    Dr. Is great!

  • Reviewed on November 17, 2021
    My daughter went to a visit with me and told me I have a very good doctor. I agreed.

  • Reviewed on November 17, 2021
    Dr. Alsharif is amazing

  • Reviewed on November 17, 2021

  • Reviewed on November 13, 2021
    I haven't had a better, more caring, thorough, personable practitioner in 57 years. Dr. Assa and his staff are outstanding

  • Reviewed on November 12, 2021
    Was my first appointment with this doctor and really liked how he explained everything very clearly and listened to my concerns.

  • Reviewed on November 12, 2021

  • Reviewed on November 11, 2021

  • Reviewed on November 11, 2021
    Wonderful doctor

  • Reviewed on November 03, 2021
    I recommend my PCP to anyone seeking good care.

  • Reviewed on November 02, 2021
    This doctor is awesome!

  • Reviewed on November 01, 2021
    Doctor seemed very unconcerned about health risks.

  • Reviewed on October 28, 2021
    Dr. Alsharif is excellent. He listens, he cares, and I really feel heard.

  • Reviewed on October 18, 2021
    Dr. Alsharif is a phenomenal doctor who is genuinely concerned about his patients. He is very efficient and professional and has great bed side manners! Very refreshing to have a doctor that shows that he cares.

  • Reviewed on October 15, 2021

  • Reviewed on October 15, 2021
    Excellent primary dr

  • Reviewed on October 07, 2021
    Best doctor visit in a very long time.

  • Reviewed on October 02, 2021
    I recommend him all the time

  • Reviewed on September 30, 2021
    I've already recommended this doctor to my mother and multiple other family members who are looking for a doctor with understanding and shows empathy.

  • Reviewed on September 29, 2021
    We appreciate that our daughter was treated with patience and care.

  • Reviewed on September 24, 2021
    Best quality care and service i've experienced. Everyone is amazing.

  • Reviewed on September 23, 2021
    *Dr. Alsharif is an excellent physician. Knowledgeable, thorough and caring. Would recommend him 100%.

  • Reviewed on September 14, 2021
    I have and will continue to recommend Doctor E. He is extremely professional, kind, compassionate, funny and above else has exceptional knowledge... Smart beyond his years.

  • Reviewed on September 08, 2021
    Dr. Essa Alsharif is truly concerned with patient care. He has an excellent "bedside manor" as well.

  • Reviewed on August 30, 2021
    Dr. Alsharif is a gem, and that is not said lightly. I've been around many I did not care for.

  • Reviewed on August 13, 2021

  • Reviewed on August 08, 2021

  • Reviewed on August 05, 2021
    The Dr and the nurse listened to me and responded perfectly

  • Reviewed on August 03, 2021
    Dr. Alsharif took the time to examine me and make referrals to appropriate specialists. I appreciate the combination of empathy and taking action to help work on my relatively complex medical issues.