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Dr. Basant Jhawar, MD

Gastroenterology ·  Male · Age 67

Dr. Jhawar

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


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(815) 741-8550

Dr. Jhawar accepts the following insurance:

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

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

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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
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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 or Rectal 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
  • Cholelithiasis
  • 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 Ischemia
  • 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
  • Stomal Ulcer
  • 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

Awards

Dr. Jhawar's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Jhawar

2.7

Based on 12 reviews

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1 Star
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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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