Henry Ford pulmonary medicine doctor, Rana Awdish, MD

Rana L Awdish, MD

medical group
4.9 / 5

Specialties: Pulmonary Disease, Critical Care Medicine

Services: Cardiogenic Shock, Chronic Thromboembolic Pulmonary Hypertension (CTEPH), Portopulmonary Hypertension, Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension, Pulmonary Embolism, Pulmonary Hypertension, Right Heart Failure

Board Certification and Education

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine - Critical Care Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Medicine - Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Disease


  • Wayne State University, MI, 2002

Residencies & Internships

  • Beth Israel Medical Center, Internal Medicine, NY, 2005


  • Henry Ford Hospital, Pulmonary Medicine, MI, 2008

About Me


  • Director, Pulmonary Hypertension Program Henry Ford Hospital
  • Medical Director of Care Experience, Henry Ford Health System

Care Philosophy

"I believe in a patient-centered approach to health and wellness. I believe in joint decision-making that is holistic and into account the whole patient."

Research Interests

  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Healthcare Communication
  • Narrative Medicine

Awards and Honors

  • Healthcare Hero, U.S. News & World Report (2020)
  • Ake Grenvik Honorary Award, Society for Critical Care Medicine (2019)
  • Physician of the Year, Press Ganey (2017)
  • National Compassionate Caregiver of the Year Award, Schwartz Center (2017)
  • Critical Care Teacher of the Year, Henry Ford Health System (2016)





Effective Physician Communication

Patient Testimonial of Rana Awdish, MD, National Compassionate Caregiver of the Year

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Henry Ford Hospital
2799 W Grand Blvd
Internal Medicine Pulmonary K-17
Detroit, MI 48202

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Patient Ratings

Overall Patient Ratings:

4.9 out of 5
35 Ratings

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Excellent - no issues.




Very good.


Dr. AWISH IS Awesome....I Love her very much. She is very caring and knowledgable and I feel she truly cares About me and my health . I feel very blessed to have her as well as the other health care professionals in the Pulmonary Health Care Unit.


*Dr. Rana Awdish is the best doctor I have ever had.

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