Dr. Ashkan Farhadi, MD

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Dr. Ashkan Farhadi, MD
In May, 2000, Dr. Farhadi came to Rush University in Chicago as a highly honored physician and visiting scholar, with an impressive background of over eleven years of research and over eight years teaching at major universities. At Rush he continued his roles as researcher and professor in the areas of Gastrointestinal Pathophysiology, Internal Medicine and Hepatology, earning his US medical license in November of 2000. Board certified in gastroenterology, Dr. Farhadi has authored or co-authored over 100 articles for medical publications including several books on IBS (Irritable Bowel Syndrome). Dr. Farhadi also holds three US patents and has three more pending, all on items designed to improve patient care. Dr. Farhadi is directing MemorialCare Medical Group's new Digestive Disease project. Outside of the office, he enjoys hiking, photography and spending time with his wife and children.

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I've been going to Dr. Farhadi for the past 3 years and have total trust in him. He is pleasant, efficient and just a wonderful Doctor. I am so thankful that I found him.
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In May, 2000, Dr. Farhadi came to Rush University in Chicago as a highly honored physician and visiting scholar, with an impressive background of over eleven years of research and over eight years teaching at major universities. At Rush he continued his roles as researcher and professor in the areas of Gastrointestinal Pathophysiology, Internal Medicine and Hepatology, earning his US medical license in November of 2000.

Board certified in gastroenterology, Dr. Farhadi has authored or co-authored over 100 articles for medical publications including several books on IBS (Irritable Bowel Syndrome). Dr. Farhadi also holds three US patents and has three more pending, all on items designed to improve patient care.

Dr. Farhadi is directing MemorialCare Medical Group's new Digestive Disease project. Outside of the office, he enjoys hiking, photography and spending time with his wife and children.

Dr. Farhadi's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Gastroenterology
  •  Board certified in Gastroenterology
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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Board Certifications

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  • Gastroenterology

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Blood Disorders
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Dysphagia
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Stomach Diseases

Education

  • Medical School
    Shiraz University Of Medical Sciences

    Graduated in 1988

  • Internship Hospital
    Shiraz University Of Medical Sciences

    Completed in 1989

  • Residency Hospital
    Rush Presbyterian St Luke's Medical Center

    Completed in 2004

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Rush University Mc

    Completed in 2005

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Farsi

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Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Procedures Performed

  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Liver Biopsy