Shabirhusain S. Abadin, M.D.


Wound Care and General Surgery
  • Silver Cross Health Connection

Call 815-717-8730

Accepting new patients.

Shabir Abadin, M.D., M.P.H., F.A.C.S. is a board-certified, fellowship-trained endocrine and general surgeon.

He earned his undergraduate and medical degrees from Northwestern University and subsequently completed a general surgery residency at St. Joseph Hospital in Chicago. Dr. Abadin completed his training in endocrine surgery with a fellowship at the renowned MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, Texas.

Dr. Abadin previously worked at Cook County Hospital where he saw, diagnosed, and treated complicated endocrine and general surgical diseases. He has published extensively on surgical diseases of the endocrine glands (thyroid, parathyroid, and adrenal) and is an active member of the American Association of Endocrine Surgeons.

Dr. Abadin has won numerous awards for teaching, clinical stewardship, and compassionate care throughout medical school, residency and while in practice as an attending. When he's not in the operating room, Dr. Abadin spends time volunteering on surgical mission trips to the Philippines and Central America, providing quality care to those unable to afford it.

He speaks conversational Spanish.

Contact Information

Progressive Surgical Associates





Board Certified

  • General Surgery

Other Specialties

  • Wound Care
  • General Surgery

Physicians on Silver Cross Hospital’s Medical Staff have expertise in their areas of practice to meet the needs of patients seeking their care. These physicians are independent practitioners on the Medical Staff and are not the agents or employees of Silver Cross Hospital. They treat patients based upon their independent medical judgment and they bill patients separately for their services.