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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Top Care Areas

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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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1  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

2  Board Certifications

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

74  Conditions Treated

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7  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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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 to recommend Dr. Jhawar

2.7

Based on 12 reviews

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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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Joliet, IL – Aug 29, 2017
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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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Evanston, IL – Feb 14, 2017
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Rude. Poor bedside manors. Quick and doesn't listen to patients.
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Shorewood, IL – Nov 03, 2016
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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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Denise in Bolingbrook, IL – Jan 13, 2016
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