Dr. Munavvar Izhar, MD

Nephrology  |  
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Age 54
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Dr. Munavvar Izhar, MD
Dr. Munavvar Izhar, MD is a nephrology doctor who practices in Chicago, IL. He is 54 years old. Dr. Izhar is affiliated with South Shore Hospital, Jackson Park Hospital, Advocate Trinity Hospital, Saint Bernard Hospital and Holy Cross Hospital.

7531 S Stony Island Ave # 160

Chicago, IL 60649

Contact Information

(773) 947-7841

Dr. Munavvar Izhar, MD

Dr. Munavvar Izhar, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Nephritis and Nephropathy
high
more than 87% of peers
Nephrotic Syndrome
high
more than 84% of peers
Hemodialysis
high
more than 81% of peers

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Specialties

  • Nephrology
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Board Certifications

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

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Failure
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Hypertension
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
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Procedures

  • Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis
  • Hemodialysis
  • Kidney Stones Treatment
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

1 Sanction
  • Arrested on criminal charges- no conviction yet (9/26/2017)
    Action Taken: Suspension
    Summary: Izhar, Munavvar MD: License # 036-100758: NATURE OF COMPLAINT: The physician is the subject of Information 17 CR 464 in the US District Court, Northern District of Illinois, Easter District, wherein he is charged with committing healthcare fraud in violation of Title 42, United States Code, Section 1320a-7b(b)(1)(A). ACTION TAKEN: The Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation placed the physician's license on indefinite SUSPENSION.
    State: Illinois
0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College, Maharashtra University Of Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Cook County Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Rush University Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Izhar has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Izhar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Izhar accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield 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
  • HealthLink
    HealthLink PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Priority Health
    Priority PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Izhar has admitting privileges

Advocate Trinity Hospital
2320 E 93rd St
Chicago, IL 60617
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Holy Cross Hospital
2701 W 68th St
Chicago, IL 60629
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Jackson Park Hospital
7531 S Stony Island Ave
Chicago, IL 60649
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Saint Bernard Hospital
326 W 64th St
Chicago, IL 60621
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South Shore Hospital
8012 S Crandon Ave
Chicago, IL 60617
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