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Dr. Gary Fahrenbach, MD

Rheumatology ·  Male · Age 67

Dr. Fahrenbach

Dr. Gary Fahrenbach, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Chicago, IL and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from Loyola University Of Chicago/Stritch School Of Medicine in 1977 and specializes in rheumatology.


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(773) 763-1818

Dr. Fahrenbach accepts the following insurance:

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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. Fahrenbach's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fahrenbach treats Arthritis more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Fahrenbach treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Gout
  • Allergic Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Finger
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Arthritis of the Midfoot
  • Arthritis of the Neck
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Arthritis of the Toe
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Crystalline Arthritis
  • Gout
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Infectious Arthritis
  • Juvenile Gout
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • 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
  • Post-Traumatic Arthritis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Seronegative Arthritis
  • Spondylarthritis
  • Wear & Tear Arthritis
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fahrenbach treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Fahrenbach treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Limb Swelling
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fahrenbach treats Limb Swelling more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Fahrenbach treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Fahrenbach's conditions and procedures:

  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • 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 Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoporosis
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Polymyositis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spondylosis
  • Steroid Injection
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Gary Fahrenbach, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Chicago, IL and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from Loyola University Of Chicago/Stritch School Of Medicine in 1977 and specializes in rheumatology.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

John H Stroger Jr Hospital Of Cook County
Residency Hospital
1982
Edward Hines Jr Va Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1978
Cook Co Hospital
Internship Hospital
1977
Loyola University Of Chicago/Stritch School Of Medicine
Medical School
1982
1978
1977

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Fahrenbach's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Fahrenbach

2.9

Based on 8 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
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(4)

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Very caring and makes you feel better just to be there
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My experience with him was the WORST doctor experience I have ever had. Please save your time, money, and piece of mind and see another rheumatologist, even if you have to wait longer for an appt or travel farther. I was referred to a rheumatologist because I had hives for six months and my...Read More
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Not going back. Not helpful in explaining things. Difficult to reach, Glad I saw another doctor.
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Dr Gary is a concerned, caring physician who ask questions and gives u all the time u need.
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the doctor is ok but the staff is extremely under qualified the receptionist is like 90 years old and has a bad case of senior moments where she will make no sense what so ever and that is hard when you are trying to get her to help filling a prescription
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