Dr. Christopher Najafi, MD

Dr. Christopher Najafi, MD

Nephrology  ·  
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Age 50
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Dr. Christopher Najafi, MD is a nephrology specialist in Chicago, IL and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from Rush Medical College Of Rush University in 1995 and specializes in nephrology.

2277 W Howard St

Chicago, IL 60645

Contact Information

(773) 508-0110

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Coventry Health Care
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health

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Top Care Areas

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

Hyperkalemia
very high
more than 92% of peers
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
very high
more than 92% of peers
Chronic Kidney Diseases
high
more than 74% of peers

Dr. Najafi's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

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1  Specialties

  • Nephrology

2  Board Certifications

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

46  Conditions Treated

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5  Procedures

  • Biopsy
  • Dialysis
  • Hemodialysis
  • Kidney Stones Treatment
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

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

  • Rush Medical College Of Rush University
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • Rush Presby St Lukes Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Rush Presby St Lukes Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Rush Presby St Lukes Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Najafi has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Najafi's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Najafi to family and friends
3 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

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Dr. Najafi's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Najafi was part of a small team working on saving my kidneys from shutting down due to a terrible infection. He was at my hospital bed every single day, taking the time to explain what is being done. A real pro and a wonderful man. I owe him.
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Dr najafi is a wonderful dr and a great person. I would recommend him to everybody. He payed a lot of attention to me and my documents.
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