Hrayr P. Attarian, MD

4.8 
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Primary Specialty

Sleep Medicine

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Education

Medical Education:
MD, American University of Beirut Faculty of Medicine - 1992
Internship:
SUNY Upstate Medical University - 1993
Residency:
SUNY Upstate Medical University - 1996
Fellowships:
University of Rochester - 1998
Hennepin County Medical Center - 1999

Languages Spoken

  • Arabic
  • Armenian
  • French

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology - Neurology (Certified)
  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology - Sleep Medicine (Certified)

Faculty Profile

Professor, Feinberg School of Medicine

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Practice Groups and Affiliations

Medical Group:
Northwestern Medical Group
Alignment Category:
Northwestern Medicine Physician Network
On Medical Staff At:
Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Ratings and Reviews

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Overall Rating

4.8
4.8 

617 Ratings

Reviews from Patients

79 Reviews

Reviews from Patients

79 Reviews

August 30, 2023

5.0

He was professional and kind. Open to questions. Explained things well for me to understand and provided options I hadn’t known before.

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August 21, 2023

5.0

Listened, didn’t rush me toward traditional apnea solutions

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August 17, 2023

5.0

He was very nice and answered my all questions regarding the procedure.

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August 14, 2023

5.0

He's provide nice care and answers my questions.

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August 05, 2023

5.0

We connected.

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August 01, 2023

5.0

He was interested in listening to my issues and trying to help correct my medical problems.

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August 01, 2023

5.0

At any time

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July 30, 2023

5.0

He was willing to listen, to answer questions and his responses were clear.

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July 26, 2023

5.0

Good servis

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July 26, 2023

5.0

Dr Attarian is kind, informative, helpful, and non-judgmental. He listens and appointments don’t feel rushed. Yet he also doesn’t waste time if it isn’t needed. I appreciate that as a busy mom. I really appreciate the ability to have virtual visits.

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July 24, 2023

5.0

Attentive and easy to communicate with online. Very quick to respond. Liked doing telemedicine. He has been on time for every appointment. Refreshing change from our other doctor.

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July 24, 2023

5.0

Both Dr. Attarian and his assisting physician appeared very interested in the answers I provided to their questions and next steps to evaluate the sleep condition.

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July 13, 2023

5.0

The Dr. Discussed options to the original plan of managing my sleep issues.

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July 12, 2023

5.0

Doctor Hrayr P. Attarían always give his full attention and listens when you’re explaining things.

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July 11, 2023

5.0

Received prompt and courteous care.

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July 08, 2023

5.0

Very kindly person. Knowledgeable and open to questions. Good , clear explanations. He cares about me as a whole person rather than one disorder.

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July 03, 2023

5.0

Very considerate. Listened

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July 03, 2023

5.0

He gets back to you in a very timely manner. Also, he goes beyond the call to help me.

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June 30, 2023

5.0

Great listener,explains every aspect of my care very well.

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June 29, 2023

5.0

He was thorough and supportive

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June 28, 2023

4.0

Very attentive.

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June 28, 2023

5.0

Good feedback and direction

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June 19, 2023

5.0

The doctor was kind, informative, knowledgeable, patient, and efficient.

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June 14, 2023

5.0

Very friendly and good service

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June 12, 2023

5.0

Listened and responded well

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June 04, 2023

5.0

He is kind and takes the time to explain and answer my questions. He refers me to other specialists for my other medical needs.

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May 25, 2023

5.0

He quickly understood my situation and ordered equipment for me.

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May 24, 2023

5.0

Dr. Attarian spends extra time exploring options to solve the neurological problems. He answers questions about risks and side effects of each options. I have already recommended Dr. Attarian as an excellent neurologist to my significant other.

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May 24, 2023

5.0

He really knows about sleep problems a true professional

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May 18, 2023

5.0

Pleasant, caring, compassionate and professional

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May 07, 2023

5.0

Excellent physician.

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May 03, 2023

5.0

I was recommended to Dr. Attarian due to my sleep issues. Based off what I was told I was hopeful he could be helpful and I was so glad I got an appointment. He was understanding and knew how to proceed with treatment in a way that works for my health situation. I am glad to have found a neurologist who will work with me and listen to my concerns and questions. Would 100% recommend him to people with IH

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April 30, 2023

3.0

He's a good doc so far

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April 30, 2023

5.0

Very good doctor.

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April 30, 2023

5.0

Again, very mindful and detailed. As well as being a good teaching doctor. I observe and like that he supports and supervises new doctors providing professional experience and guidance. That’s important.

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April 25, 2023

5.0

He’s very patient answers all my questions and explain everything to me.

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April 25, 2023

5.0

Knowledgeable of my case.

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April 24, 2023

5.0

Dr. Attarian is a nice guy. He asked a lot of questions, listened to my answers and responded to my questions and concerns.

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April 19, 2023

5.0

He was wonderful. Explained what I needed to know and answered my questions.

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April 13, 2023

5.0

Very kind and thoughtful

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April 10, 2023

5.0

Caring, attuned expertise. Easy to communicate with.

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April 05, 2023

5.0

Great md

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April 03, 2023

5.0

He is very good doctor

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April 03, 2023

5.0

Spends time with me

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March 29, 2023

5.0

Dr Attarian was awesome straight and to the point.

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March 29, 2023

5.0

Very conscientious Care Provider

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March 22, 2023

5.0

He's very understanding and listens to your concerns. Takes his time to ensure your issue is taken care of, and he's very respectful.

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March 20, 2023

5.0

Knowledgeable, caring, with a sense of humor.

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March 11, 2023

5.0

Thorough and prepared. Listens well, respectful, honest and up to date. Always pleasant and on time.

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March 01, 2023

5.0

The Doctor was very helpful in explaining why we have symptoms and the cause of it! And hopefully we can correct our disorders!

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March 01, 2023

5.0

He's been great!

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February 27, 2023

5.0

went through a sleep study at center for sleep medicine 5 yrs ago that was very dissatisfying. this dr was very clear with options, results, and an action plan

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February 27, 2023

5.0

Doctor is very knowledgeable and takes the time to explain things. Also, Dr listens to what you have to say and decisions are a collaboration between the patient and him (you don't feel like you're being excluded from your health care).

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February 27, 2023

5.0

He is an A-1 doctor!

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February 22, 2023

5.0

Friendly. Seems to know his field really well. Took the time to talk about my medical concerns and answered questions for me.

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February 20, 2023

5.0

Really informative and friendly. Professional and attentive to my concerns and needs!

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February 14, 2023

5.0

Liked his suggestions for his future plans for my care

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February 13, 2023

5.0

He is successfully treating me for a sleep disorder that I have struggled with for over two years now. He listens. He is remarkable and I am very grateful to him.

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February 12, 2023

4.0

competent but not terribly well prepared for visit

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February 10, 2023

5.0

Informed follow up on a yearly basis, knowledge of my care history

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February 07, 2023

5.0

Excellent doctor

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February 06, 2023

5.0

My doctor was able to see me in a timely manner, answered all my questions with explanations, made a plan to address all individual problems, had telehealth availability, had good manners and was kind.

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February 03, 2023

5.0

I've always felt confident with Dr. Attarian's guidance and care.

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February 01, 2023

5.0

Dr. Attarian has been incredibly helpful in working through new treatment protocols, and always answers my questions promptly. He is very supportive.

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January 30, 2023

5.0

Very knowledgeable and presented all my options with both upside and downside. He based it all on my tests and answers to his questions. He was thorough and provided me with information I needed.

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January 29, 2023

5.0

He’s kind, a good listener and tailors treatment plan, backed by research; as well as being thoughtfulness to wholistic treatment options and innovations. He offers both in-person and virtual appointments.

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January 26, 2023

5.0

Dr. Attarian is a superb doctor. Compassionate, very knowledgeable, and quick to cut through complex issues to produce an accurate diagnosis and treatment plan.

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January 19, 2023

5.0

Dr Attarian has been very thorough in examining my needs, responds to my questions about my care, provides good suggestions.

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January 17, 2023

5.0

I’m very impressed with him. He’s very thorough, very calm, empathetic, and obviously highly intelligent. I am so glad I have met him.

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January 14, 2023

5.0

My first telehealth experience with Dr. Attarian is wonderful. He is very informative and compassionate about my insomnia and provides clear recommendations for the immediate and next steps. He patiently answers questions so I understand the prescribed medication and potential side effects, as well as other concerns.

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January 10, 2023

5.0

Dr. Attarian listened carefully to all my concerns and thoroughly and clearly discussed my options so that I could make an informed choice in my change of medication. I feel that Dr. Attarian works with the patient in recommending best care --- and allows me to make my choices, and I appreciate this.

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January 04, 2023

5.0

Thorough history. Very knowledgeable physician. Clear treatment plan.

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January 03, 2023

5.0

Appreciated his time, he never made me feel rushed and he gave a lot of excellent explanation.

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January 03, 2023

5.0

Efficient, personable.

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January 01, 2023

5.0

Knowledgeable, patience, accessible, expedient.

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December 27, 2022

4.0

Helpful with good followup

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December 27, 2022

5.0

His bedside matter is very professional--he calls it as he sees it. I appreciate that candor in my doctor.

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December 21, 2022

5.0

Prompt, thorough, knowledgeable Answered all of my questions

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December 13, 2022

5.0

Dr Attarian is respectful, thoughtful and kind.

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Industry Relationships

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Faculty member engaged in activities such as speaking, advising, consulting, or providing educational programs for the following companies or other entities

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  • State University of New York

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