Dr. Basant Jhawar, MD

Dr. Basant Jhawar, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
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Age 66
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Dr. Basant Jhawar, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Joliet, IL. He graduated from Gandhi Medical College, Bhopal, Barkatulla Vishwavidyalaya and specializes in gastroenterology.

1423 Essington Rd

Joliet, IL 60435

Contact Information

(815) 741-8550

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HAP Insurance
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Illinois
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Jhawar's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Abdominal Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Jhawar treats Abdominal Disorders more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Jhawar treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Gastrointestinal Diseases
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Jhawar treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Jhawar treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Stomach Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Jhawar treats Stomach Diseases more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Jhawar treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Jhawar's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Anal Prolapse
Anemia
Autoimmune Diseases
Barrett's Esophagus
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Benign Tumor
Bile Duct Procedure
Biliary Atresia
Blood Disorders
Cancer
Celiac Disease
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Cirrhosis
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Dehydration
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Diarrhea
Diverticulitis, Intestinal
Diverticulosis, Intestinal
Duodenal Ulcer
Duodenitis
Dysentery
Dysphagia
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Enteritis
ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Diverticulum
Esophageal Ulcer
Esophageal Varices
Esophagitis
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastric Ulcer
Gastritis
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
Gastroparesis
Heartburn
Hemochromatosis
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Hepatitis C
Hernia
Ileus
Indigestion
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Obstruction
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Liver Biopsy
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Malnutrition
Nausea
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Non-Neonatal Jaundice
Pancreatitis
Peptic Ulcer
Reflux Esophagitis
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Unexplained Weight Loss
Viral Hepatitis
Viral Infection
Vomiting Disorders

About Me

Biography

Dr. Basant Jhawar, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Joliet, IL. He graduated from Gandhi Medical College, Bhopal, Barkatulla Vishwavidyalaya and specializes in gastroenterology.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

  • Wayne Co Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital
  • Oakwood Hospital
    Residency Hospital
  • Oakwood Hospital
    Internship Hospital
  • Gandhi Medical College, Bhopal, Barkatulla Vishwavidyalaya
    Medical School

Languages

  • Hindi
  • English

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Dr. Jhawar's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Jhawar

2.7

Based on 12 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
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(7)

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This office was more concerned with receiving payment up front. I found it odd because my insurance does not work that way and no other office required my payment up front until after my insurance processed. The office staff clearly does not know how insurance works. Also not very friendly, I found...Read More
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Office staff is extremely rude and the doctor was pushy and refused to offer less invasive testing methods that others doctors were happy to use.
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Rude. Poor bedside manors. Quick and doesn't listen to patients.
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I would NEVER recommend this office as I am in urgent need and was told by the office staff that because I have Aetna PPO, I could only be seen if I come in with 250.00, PERIOD. I have been ill with severe abdominal pain for 4 months and unable to get treatment due to the BCBS HMO we had. My...Read More
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HAP Insurance
Health Alliance PPO
HealthLink
HealthLink PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Priority Health
Priority PPO

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