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Dr. Fariha Kausar, MD

Rheumatology ·  Female · Age 43

Dr. Kausar

Dr. Fariha Kausar, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Kankakee, IL and has been practicing for 7 years. She graduated from Dow Medical in 1999 and specializes in rheumatology.


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(815) 928-5064

Dr. Kausar accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
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Choice Plus POS II
Cigna
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Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
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No malpractice claims found for Illinois
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Dr. Kausar's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Gout
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kausar treats Gout more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Kausar treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Gout
  • Juvenile Gout
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kausar treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Kausar treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Osteoarthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kausar treats Osteoarthritis more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Kausar treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteoarthritis of Toe
  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist

Dr. Kausar's conditions and procedures:

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Arthritis
  • Arthrocentesis
  • Arthropathy Associated With Reiters Disease
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Biological Therapy
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Felty's Syndrome
  • Fever
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Goodpasture's Disease
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Injection
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Polymyositis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Purpura
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Steroid Injection
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Fariha Kausar, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Kankakee, IL and has been practicing for 7 years. She graduated from Dow Medical in 1999 and specializes in rheumatology.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

2012
Loyola Univ Med Ctr
Fellowship Hospital
2009
Clevel
Residency Hospital
2003
Cleve
Internship Hospital
1999
Dow Medical
Medical School
2012
2009
2003
1999

Awards

Dr. Kausar's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Kausar

4.3

Based on 6 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
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Dr Kausar has the presence of mind for healing her patients of their pains. Her bed side manor is caring an gentle. Dr Kausar listens how her patients feel. She is very knowledgeable in her field of work. Thank you Kay S
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She is a very caring doctor. She also is very thorough with her treatment by taking blood tests to be sure everything is as it should be. Very sorry she left her practice in Kankakee.
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