Dr. Nuzhat Chalisa, MD

Dr. Nuzhat Chalisa, MD

Endocrinology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 50
Dr. Nuzhat Chalisa, MD is an endocrinology specialist in Channahon, IL and has been practicing for 13 years. She graduated from Karachi Medical and Dental College, University Of Karachi in 1993 and specializes in endocrinology.Read her story

25259 S Reed St

Channahon, IL 60410

Contact Information

(815) 467-0555

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Illinois
  • 12 More

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Top Care Areas

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Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
very high
more than 93% of peers
Diabetic Ketoacidosis
very high
more than 89% of peers
Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
more than 82% of peers

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Dr. Chalisa's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Chalisa "As an endocrinologist, I provide diagnosis and treatment of diabetes, thyroid disorders, osteoporosis, obesity and pituitary problems. I completed my residency at Loyola University Medical Center and a fellowship in endocrinology at Rosalind & Franklin University of Health Sciences/Chicago Medical School. I am board certified in internal medicine and endocrinology. A resident of Naperville, I am married and have two children. I enjoy traveling and interior decorating. I am fluent in English, Urdu, Hindi, and Gujrati. I see patients at the Channahon Healthcare Center of Morris Hospital."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Chalisa "I believe in the principle of "Act on Diabetes Now," which provides a multi-systemic approach to the promotion of diabetes education as a core component of diabetes care. I am committed to providing excellence in the care of diabetes and other endocrine disorders."

1  Specialties

  • Endocrinology

1  Board Certifications

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

61  Conditions Treated

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8  Procedures

  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetic Eye Exam
  • Diet Counseling
  • Exercise Counseling
  • Hormone Replacement Therapy
  • Insulin Pump Therapy
  • Nutritional Counseling

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.


  • St. Lawrence College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1987
  • Karachi Medical and Dental College, University Of Karachi
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Loyola University Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Loyola University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003
  • North Chicago Va Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science / Chicago Medical School
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Fellow of American College of Endocrinology
    Other Education | Completed 2015

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Chalisa has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Chalisa's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chalisa to family and friends
9 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

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Dr. Chalisa's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

She has taken on more than she can handle. I had my thyroid removed months ago and cant even get an appt with her even after calling with great concern. I had my first number draw and had to call twice just to get them to look at it. Before surgery I called 4 days in advance just to get a...more
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I take Armour for Hashimoto's. She said it's a voodoo drug, been around 100 years and is bad. She said I had to take Synthroid as there are no side effects - the side effects I experience are from something else. She would not listen to me. She said you have to go by the numbers, not how you...more
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didnt treat my disease right and caused further health problems. She dont listen. I fired her and found a new doctor. one size fits all treatments dont work on everyone.
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I went to her after being diagnosed with hashimotos thyroiditis. SHe perscribed levothyroxine which caused my symptoms to become 10 times worse. I told her how it was causing severe depression and other bad side effects I didn't have when I didnt take the medicine. she said my tsh numbers were...more
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