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Amal El-Bakush
Patient Rating
4.7 / 5 (Based on 144 Reviews)

Amal El-Bakush, MD

Specialty: Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine

Schedule an Appointment

To schedule an appointment with Amal El-Bakush, please call 319-221-8788

Areas of Interest

Asthma, COPD, Diffuse Lung Diseases, Pleural Diseases, Lung Cancer, Bronchoscopy, Endobronchial (airways) minimal invasive procedures, and EBUS (Endobronchial Ultrasound).

Education and Training


University of Tripoli (previously Al Fateh University), Faculty of Medicine, Tripoli, Libya


Texas Tech University Health Science Center, Lubbock, Texas, Internal Medicine


East Carolina University/ Vidant Medical Center, Greenville, North Carolina, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

Professional Memberships

  • American College of Physicians
  • American College of Chest Physicians
  • American Thoracic Society
  • Society of Critical Care


Board Certified Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Medicine and Critical Care Medicine.

Personal Interests

Traveling, photography, cooking & spending time with my family and friends.

Patient Reviews

December 30, 2021
Would definitely recommend Dr. El-Bakush to others. She is so caring and wanting the best for her patients.
November 10, 2021
Mercy hospital is fortunate to have as one of their pulmonary doctor's, doctor El bakush
October 07, 2021
This was my first time to see Dr. El Bakush and I really like her. Her assessment of my issues and changes have been most beneficial.
September 30, 2021
Love her.
June 03, 2021
This Doctor ... talks to patients and explains isssues and answers questions.
May 25, 2021
April 20, 2021
Dt El Bakush takes her time, listens to me and is very caring and thorough.
April 13, 2021
very prepared about my history, had a plan, excellent
March 03, 2021
very helpful and has gotten health issue back on track and stabilized
February 07, 2021
First time seeing this doctor and wasn't sure what to expect. Dr very nice, took time to listen and explain things very well. Answers questions when asked. Very happy! would recommend highly this doctor and whole to office.
February 05, 2021
we like our new doctor we felt comfortable with her
February 04, 2021
Dr. Amal El-Bakush is a wonderful physician. She is truly one of the best physicians I've ever seen. She is professional, warm, caring and has a collaborative approach. Her care is based on solid evidence, which she also shares. She welcomes questions and makes me feel like we partner in my care. Love her!
December 12, 2020
This was the first time with this provider, as my last one moved. I am so glad to have been placed with this provider.
March 26, 2020
Dr Amal is genuinely cares about her patients. Takes time and listens
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Provider's Contact Information

Mercy Pulmonology Clinic website


  • Mercy Pulmonology Clinic

    Mercy 8th & 8th Medical Park 788 8th Ave SE, Suite 200 Cedar Rapids, IA 52401

    Office: 319-221-8788
    Fax: 319-221-8787