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Bakri Kaakeh, MD

Bakri Kaakeh, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery

4.7 out of 5
 73 Reviews
 12 Patient Comments


Medical Education
University of Aleppo
Oregon Health and Science University
Oregon Health and Science University

Board Certification

The American Board of Surgery – General Surgery
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Covenant Cardiology
900 Cooper Ave, Suite 4100
Saginaw, MI 48602Office: 989.583.4700Fax: 989.583.7173

73 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.

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Overall Rating 4.7 out of 5
Discusses Treatment Options 4.7 out of 5
Provider Showed Concern 4.7 out of 5
Explained Things Clearly 4.7 out of 5
Included Patient in Decisions 4.7 out of 5
Likelihood to Recommend Provider 4.7 out of 5

Patient Comments

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  • Reviewed on January 08, 2024

  • Reviewed on November 22, 2023
    The doctor was very nice and made me feel like I was in good hands (made my wife feel better about the capability of the surgeon which was very important for her)

  • Reviewed on September 06, 2023
    I know they had to "squeeze me in" - into the nurse's room - no computer had to bring chair seemed like I had to ask most questions & I had no idea what to ask! I know *Dr. Kaakeh is an excellent surgeon - it was just bad circumstances -

  • Reviewed on July 26, 2023
    Made me feel very comfortable about the procedure

  • Reviewed on July 19, 2023
    I'll know better after the surgery

  • Reviewed on July 17, 2023
    When we were having our conversation, it was like I was talking to a friend. Very friendly and...

  • Reviewed on July 10, 2023
    The RN nurse was fantastic!

  • Reviewed on June 28, 2023
    This is the first time I have been a candidate for a valve replacement. I was treated with kindness.

  • Reviewed on June 27, 2023
    Physician and his patient care assistants were great.

  • Reviewed on May 18, 2023
    Five star people

  • Reviewed on May 17, 2023
    Concerned doctor about my condition.

  • Reviewed on May 03, 2023
    He came in late, then checked his watch within 5 minutes. In giving me the options for treatment he dropped a "truth bomb" on me rather indelicately that if they found cancer they would have to remove half of my lung