OSF HealthCare Medical Group Welcomes New General Surgeon to Streator

3/13/2018 - Ottawa, Illinois

  • Photo of Osman Mahdi Babikir, MD, FRCSI

    Osman Mahdi Babikir, MD, FRCSI

OSF HealthCare Medical Group General Surgery is pleased to welcome Osman Mahdi Babikir, MD, FRCSI, to its team. He joins Drs. Caner Celeboglu, Eric Kivisto, and Chenglu Liu in serving the communities of Streator, Mendota, and Ottawa.

Dr. Mahdi Babikir specializes in General and Minimally Invasive Surgery, caring for patients by providing the best medical care and the latest technology in an accessible, pleasant environment.

Dr. Mahdi Babikir received his Bachelor of Science from the University of Khartoum in Sudan, his FRCSI, from the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, and a University Diploma in Laparoscopic Surgery EITS in France. Dr. Mahdi Babikir practiced as a General Surgeon in Ireland prior to completing a Clinical Fellowship in Minimally Invasive and Robotic Surgery with the University of Illinois in Chicago, where he also obtained his American Board of Surgery. For the past two years, Dr. Mahdi Babikir has been a General Surgeon in Manchester, Kentucky.

Dr. Mahdi Babikir and his wife, also a physician, along with their 4 sons are passionate about music and sports, especially soccer.

Dr. Mahdi Babikir is now accepting new patients at his office on the Fifth Floor of OSF HealthCare Center for Health – Streator, 111 Spring Street. Appointments can be made by calling (815) 673-5533.



Caitlin Chrzanowski
Community Relations Specialist
(815) 431-5498