Meet Our Physician

Received the Outstanding Community Volunteer Faculty Award 2018 across the State of Michigan from Michigan State University. Awarded by Dr. Bengt Arnetz, MD, PhD, Chair, Department of Family Medicine at MSU and Dr. Norman Beauchamp Jr., MD, MHS, Dean, College of Human Medicine and Associate Provost and Assistant Vice President for Health Affairs, MSU

Basil Abdo, MD

Dr. Abdo was born and raised in Southern California. He has been practicing in the Michigan area for over 10 years after completing his residency in Family Medicine at St John Providence. Dr. Abdo has been a mentor to Family Medicine residents as well as a preceptor to Nurse practitioners to multiple Universities in the area. As of 2014, he is has been elected as the Associate Chair of the Department of Family Medicine at Ascension – St John, Providence. Dr Abdo has been appointed in 2016 as a Clinical Assistant Professor at Michigan State University in the Department of Family Medicine.

As a physician he takes great pride in taking care of the whole family. Dr Abdo focuses on preventative care and strongly encourages the involvement of both the patient and family in all aspects of treatment. In addition to routine care / immunizations / wellness visits, he focuses strongly on the treatment of high blood pressure, diabetes, cholesterol, and weight management for both pediatrics and adults.

Hopsital Privileges/Affiliations:

St John Providence, Southfield
St John Providence Park, Novi
Michigan State University – Clinical Assistant Professor
National Kidney Foundation of Michigan – Scientific Advisory Board Member

Professional Associations:

American Academy of Family Physicains (AAFP)
Michigan Academy of Family Physicians (MAFP)

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BOARD CERTIFICATIONS

American Board of Family Medicine

PRECEPTOR AWARD 2015

Oakland University School of Nursing

OTHER CERTIFICATIONS

Civil Surgeon | Medical Review Officer