Karam Obeid, MD

Karam Obeid, MD

Infectious Disease Physician, Transplant Physician

Languages I Speak

  • Arabic
  • French
  • English

Hospital Privileges

  • University of Minnesota Medical Center

Care Philosophy

I aspire to treat the patient not only the disease. The patient is--after all --a human, a person with family and friends, not just someone with a disease.

Care and Clinical Interests

  • Bone Marrow Transplant Infectious Diseases
  • Fever of Unknown Origin
  • Infections in Immunocompromised Patients
  • Nosocomial Infections
  • Solid Organ Transplant

Education, Training and Certifications

Medical Schools

  • University of Damascus, Damascus, Syria


  • Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI


  • Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Infectious Diseases

Recognition and Leadership


  • Mpls.St.Paul Magazine "Top Doctor" (2016-2018)


  • Member, American College of Physicians
  • Member, Infectious Diseases Society of America
  • Member, Michigan Infectious Diseases Society
  • Member, American Society of Transplantation

Academic Information

Assistant Professor

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