Mohammad Alhabbal, MD, has been named Medical Director at AdCare Hospital. “We’re very excited to have Dr. Alhabbal leading the medical team at AdCare Hospital," said Jeffrey Hillis, President. “Dr. Alhabbal’s qualifications are outstanding and his experience includes eleven years as an attending physician here at AdCare.” Dr. Alhabbal, who is certified by the American Board of Addiction Medicine (ABAM) and the American Board of Family Physicians (ABFP), is also a member of the American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM) and the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP). He is a family practitioner at 200 Lincoln Street Primary Care in Worcester, Massachusetts.
A graduate of the Damascus University Medical School in Damascus, Syria, Dr. Alhabbal completed his Family Medicine Residency at the University of Massachusetts Medical School in Worcester, Massachusetts. He is an Assistant Professor at the University of Massachusetts Medical School, Department of Family Medicine, Hospitalist Division, where he has taught since 2006 and was recognized in 2013 with the Teacher of the Year Award. Dr. Alhabbal has also received a Resident Teacher Award from the Society Teachers of Family Medicine.
Recent presentations include the Medication Assisted Treatment in the Primary Care Setting poster for the 2018 Massachusetts Society of Family Medicine’s Spring Refresher in Boston.
In addition to AdCare Hospital, New England’s only alcohol and drug specialty hospital, AdCare has an inpatient treatment program on a thirty-acre campus in North Kingstown, Rhode Island, and outpatient services offices conveniently located throughout Massachusetts and Rhode Island. For more information about AdCare programs and services call 1-800-ALCOHOL or visit adcare.com.