Dr. Basant Jhawar, MD

Dr. Basant Jhawar, MD

Gastroenterology  |  
Male  |  
Age 66
(12)
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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

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Jhawar performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Stomach Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
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Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

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Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Jhawar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Jhawar's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Jhawar to family and friends
2.7
based on 12 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Jhawar's Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

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...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...more
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