Amani A. Fawzi, MD

Amani A. Fawzi, MD

4.9 
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Primary Specialty

Surgical Retina

Secondary Specialty

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Practice Focus Areas

Education

Medical Education:
MD, Cairo University Faculty of Medical - 1992
Internship:
UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine/UCLA Medical Center - 2001
Residency:
UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine/UCLA Medical Center - 2004
Fellowships:
University of Southern California/LAC+USC Medical Center - 2000

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Ophthalmology - Ophthalmology (Certified)

Faculty Profile

Professor, Feinberg School of Medicine

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Practice Groups and Affiliations

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

Ratings and Reviews

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Overall Rating

4.9
4.9 

148 Ratings

Reviews from Patients

119 Reviews

November 13, 2020

5.0

She seems knowledgeable and personable. I like that.

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November 13, 2020

5.0

Staff was friendly. I felt like a VIP.

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November 10, 2020

5.0

She caring and ptofesdional

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November 10, 2020

5.0

Huge facility well staffed and a variety zdoctor specialists available.

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November 09, 2020

5.0

Very personable, knowledgeable, and always runs on time.

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November 09, 2020

5.0

Very satisfied

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November 02, 2020

5.0

She explained my situation and how she was going to address my challenges.

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November 02, 2020

5.0

The doctors explained in detail what my situation is and the avenues to address such.

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November 02, 2020

5.0

Knows her work and always has patients at her heart. Making sure her patients come first.and well attended to.

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November 02, 2020

5.0

Very efficient & well prepared and ready for the patient

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November 01, 2020

5.0

Very compassionate and caring

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November 01, 2020

5.0

Excellent service!

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October 30, 2020

5.0

She is personable, professional and thorough.

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October 30, 2020

5.0

Friendly staff and there were no delays in my appointment.

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October 26, 2020

5.0

Fantastic

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October 26, 2020

5.0

Fantastic

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October 26, 2020

5.0

A Good D R

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October 26, 2020

5.0

Extremely knowledgeable and professional. Great relationship with her patients.

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October 26, 2020

5.0

Very caring hospital & employees

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October 16, 2020

4.0

She is a fine, caring physician.

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October 16, 2020

5.0

I think she's the best.

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October 16, 2020

5.0

The care is excellent, professional and enhanced by teamwork. All members of the medical team and also the staff were, as always, helpful, friendly and willing to answer any and all questions.

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October 12, 2020

5.0

Doctor explained what the surgery was good to know about. And whst causes injuries like the one I had. Customer service was awesome.

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October 12, 2020

5.0

Nurse made me feel I was important. She assisted me with my referral when I didn't know about the policy .

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October 12, 2020

5.0

Expertise. Skilled personable physicians treated me

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October 02, 2020

5.0

Very caring and to the point

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October 02, 2020

5.0

Extremely professional and knowledgeable

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October 02, 2020

5.0

She's patient and knowledgeable

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October 02, 2020

5.0

Very good service

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September 28, 2020

5.0

She is an excellent doctor

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September 28, 2020

5.0

Everything was excellent. Dr Fawzi is phenomenal!

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September 28, 2020

5.0

Approachable, down to earth , explains your problem and therapyIn terms that you can understandand you can discuss it.

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September 28, 2020

5.0

Well organised, good, good, supportive staff

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September 28, 2020

5.0

Very thorough and explain both the diagnosis and treatment

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September 28, 2020

5.0

Every step of the process went smooth

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September 28, 2020

5.0

Brilliant practitioner

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September 28, 2020

2.0

My ophthalmologist holds this doctor in the highest regard. I trust his recommendation. The doctors care team was substandard and not directly impacted negatively on her bedside manner with me.

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September 28, 2020

5.0

Dr. Fawzi is excellent.

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September 28, 2020

5.0

Complete ophthalmic care of the highest caliber all in one place is why I come there and why I recommend it.

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September 26, 2020

5.0

Dr. Fawzi is not only a superb medical doctor, but creates a great teamwork ambiance for her assistance. This translates to an overall better medical experience for her patients.

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September 26, 2020

5.0

Excellent professional service.

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September 25, 2020

5.0

Again, very knowledgeable.

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September 25, 2020

5.0

Very professional, knowledgeable and carring.

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September 25, 2020

5.0

she's very compassionate and explained everything well

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September 25, 2020

5.0

Very disinfectant area and a sense of safety

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September 22, 2020

5.0

She was very patient and explained everything in great detail.

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September 22, 2020

5.0

Very professional and knowledgeable staff

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September 21, 2020

5.0

Seems really caring

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September 21, 2020

5.0

Everybody was very professional

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September 19, 2020

5.0

Dr. Fawzi is thorough with her exams and her follow through. Her suggestions for follow up appointments are accurate and needed for treatment.

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September 19, 2020

5.0

Very knowledgeable doctor

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September 18, 2020

5.0

Dr. Fawzi was very caring and willing to see me on the same day. The diagnosis was very quick and she assured me everything is just fine.

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September 18, 2020

5.0

Dr. Fawzi was willing to see me the day Dr. Paul Knepper referred me to her to save us another 100 mile drive back to Chicago. She and her team were very pleasant and efficient.

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September 18, 2020

5.0

Fawzi is up to date in eye treatment.

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September 18, 2020

5.0

Dr. Fawzi has been regularly helping me for over 7 years with a problem in my left eye. The examination is very thorough. She shows me pictures of my eye, changes in the eye & treatments to pursue.

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September 18, 2020

5.0

Amani A. Fawzi, MD is very Good.

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September 18, 2020

5.0

very much inform on issues

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September 17, 2020

5.0

Knowledge of my condition.

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September 14, 2020

5.0

As per my previous statement she is one of the top 5 in the country in what she does in her Specialty.

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September 14, 2020

5.0

Outstanding doctors like Amani A Fawzi and Lisa Rosenberg. They are both brilliant and systematic in their pursuit of finding a solution for Retina issues. Dr Fawzi is a rising star and one of the top 5 Retina and Vitreous Specialists in the country. That in a nutshell why I chose Northwestern as my best option.

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September 14, 2020

5.0

Extremely professional and excellent at explaining " Answering questions‚

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September 14, 2020

5.0

Efficient, professional

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August 31, 2020

5.0

Great physician

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August 31, 2020

5.0

I have been a patient of Dr. Fawzi for 3 years. One of her fellow surgeons said that I had the second worst retina issues that she seen in the last 15 years. Dr Fawzi is an amazing surgeon who saved my eyesight in my right eye when things were extremely bleak. She saved my career. She is the finest human being that I have ever met in my life. I am incredibly grateful for her incredible skill and many acts of kindness to me.

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August 31, 2020

5.0

provided thorough explanations and much reassurance..Great visit, thank you!

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August 31, 2020

5.0

Great care

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August 24, 2020

5.0

Dr. Fawzi answered my questions and has provided for the next steps in the care of my eyes. She is in consultation with the other physicians in the Northwestern Medicine Department of Opthalmology to design a complete care plan for my eyes.

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August 24, 2020

5.0

Very concern. & caring . She knows her job. Making sure I'm okay.

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August 24, 2020

5.0

Faster than ever. Dr. Fawzi M.D. is the best!!

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August 24, 2020

5.0

Very Good Dr.

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August 24, 2020

5.0

Very Good Service!

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August 22, 2020

5.0

Dr. Fawzi was very friendly with a wonderful smile. She examined me offering positive feedback. I felt very relaxed during a stressful examination.

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August 17, 2020

5.0

Professional and skilled

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August 17, 2020

5.0

Treatment and concern...

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August 17, 2020

5.0

She has wonderful credentials, is extremely competent and is a kind doctor.

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August 17, 2020

5.0

Through exam and on time

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August 07, 2020

5.0

She's an awesome doctor, her knowledge and explanations are understandable.

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August 04, 2020

5.0

She is very knowledgeable and professional.

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August 03, 2020

5.0

Dr Fawzi is very patient focused & always takes the time to listen to her patient & provide answers and information. She also is very knowledgeable and thorough.

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August 03, 2020

5.0

Pleasant, efficient, took one look and confirmed problem. Immediately wants a follow up after procedure takes place

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July 31, 2020

5.0

Competent professional service

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July 31, 2020

4.0

The dept is running like a clock .Dr. Fawzi makes her comments simple so a layman can understand

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July 29, 2020

5.0

I am very happy with the care and attention that Dr. Fawzi gives during my visit. Answers all my questions and concerns. Thank you.

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July 24, 2020

5.0

She's knowledgeable and professional.

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July 24, 2020

5.0

She is a very good doctor.

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July 22, 2020

5.0

Dr Fawzi is very attentive to your questions and explains your situation. I would definitely recommend her.

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July 20, 2020

5.0

Very knowledgable!

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July 20, 2020

5.0

Dr.Fawzi listens and cares. Her staff is good as well.

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July 17, 2020

5.0

Superb Doctor

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July 17, 2020

5.0

She is very thorough and works hard to make sure you understand the treatment.

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July 16, 2020

5.0

She is extremely knowledgeable and takes the time to explain what the procedure is and answers your questions.

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July 14, 2020

5.0

She did a lot for my eyes and she cares

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July 13, 2020

5.0

Wonderful personality. Obviously very busy but never shows it.

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July 10, 2020

5.0

Excellent care received

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July 07, 2020

5.0

The ophthalmology department is completely amazing. I feel I am getting the best care available in this area..I have and will in the future recommended Dr Fawzi for her expertise and her interest in each of her patients.

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July 06, 2020

4.0

Very good treatment.

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July 03, 2020

5.0

Dr. Fawzi is attentive and knowledgeable and offers a clear and explicit diagnosis of my ongoing condition.

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July 03, 2020

5.0

A very caring physician who clearly explains what is going on.

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July 03, 2020

5.0

wonderful

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June 29, 2020

5.0

Dr. Fawzi is very awesome

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June 26, 2020

5.0

She was thorough, knowledgeable, and explained my diagnosis so that I could understand. I am looking forward to my continued treatment.

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June 24, 2020

5.0

She is interested im me. She listens.I respect her intelligence. I get the feeling that she cares about me and that I am a person not data.

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June 24, 2020

5.0

Dr Fawzi is a amazing Dr. She genuinely cares for the well-being of her patients.

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June 22, 2020

5.0

Dr. Fawzi is an excellent doctor. She is very professional and explains things so that the average individual can understand what she is doing. She also has a great bedside manner and is very funny. Even if she wasn't my doctor she would still be my friend.

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June 22, 2020

5.0

Very compassionate, extremely knowledgeable. She explains her treatment plan and discusses with you in terms that you can understand.

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June 22, 2020

5.0

Excelent service and care.

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June 19, 2020

5.0

Dr. Fawzi is very skilled and knowledgeable. She develops and maintains rapport with the patient.

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June 19, 2020

5.0

very friendly and pleasant.very professional .great doctor

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June 15, 2020

5.0

Dr Fawzi really knows her work, good in patient- Relationship , make me feel at home.

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June 15, 2020

5.0

Dr. Fawzi is a kind, caring and highly credentialed MD. I am lucky to have her.

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June 15, 2020

5.0

Consistantly good care and kind attention.

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June 15, 2020

5.0

Dr Fawzi exceedingly skilled AND personable.

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June 14, 2020

5.0

She takes time to explain everything and has great follow up.

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June 12, 2020

5.0

Dr. Fawzi is delightful, down to earth and direct in demeanor, and of course very knowledgable. I felt like I am in very good hands, and am relieved to have found a great doctor in this field.

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June 12, 2020

5.0

Professional at the same time was very kind, informative,and caring.

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June 11, 2020

5.0

I have got great service and caring treatment.

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June 10, 2020

5.0

Dr. Fawzi are so professional , caring and knowledgeable.

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June 08, 2020

5.0

Her thoroughness and patience.

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June 06, 2020

5.0

Dr . Fawzi is caring and knowledgeable.

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