Justin Karush, DO

4.9
Rush University Medical Group
Clinical Area:
Thoracic Surgery Services
Languages:
English
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Rush Employed Provider

Locations & Appointments

Primary location
Rush Thoracic Surgeons - Chicago
Rush Thoracic Surgeons - Chicago
1725 W Harrison St
Professional Building
Suite 774
Chicago, IL, 60612

(312) 942-6642
(312) 738-9763
Directions
Rush Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgeons - Aurora
Rush Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgeons - Aurora
2040 Ogden Ave
Suite 304
Aurora, IL, 60504

(630) 898-3727
(630) 499-2430
Directions
Rush Lung Center Upper Airway Program
Rush Lung Center Upper Airway Program
1725 W Harrison St
Suite 774
Chicago, IL, 60612

(312) 942-6642
Directions

Credentials

Certifications

Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery

Education and Training

Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine Conso - General Surgery
Rush University Medical Center - Cardiothoracic Surgery
NY College of Osteopathic Medical

Clinical Expertise

Cancer surgery
Carcinoid tumor
Chest tumors
Chest wall reconstruction
Esophageal cancer
Esophagectomy
Fungal infection
Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)
Lung cancer
Lung disease
Mediastinal tumors
Neuroendocrine tumor
Nissen fundoplication
Pleurodesis
Robotic surgery
Thoracic outlet syndrome
Thoracoscopic surgery
Tuberculosis
Video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS)

Academics & Publications

Rush University Medical Center is an academic medical center. In addition to providing patient care, many of our clinicians have faculty appointments at Rush University and perform clinical, basic science and community-based research. Our education and research endeavors are dedicated to enhancing excellence in patient care — now and in the future.

Assistant Professor

Insurance

Advocate Physician Partners
Aetna
Aetna Medicare Advantage HMO & PPO
Affiliated Physician Group
Beech Street
Blue Cross Blue Shield Medicare Advantage PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois PPO
Blue Cross Community Medicaid (FHP & ICP)
Chicago Health System(MacNeal Health Provider) Com
Chicago Health System(MacNeal Health Provider) Gov
Cigna
Community Healthcare Partners, LLC
CorVel
CountyCare
Coventry
Dolton Medical Clinic
Dreyer Medical Clinic
Dupage Medical Group
ElmCare, LLC
Essential Health Partners
Fox Valley Medicine, Ltd.
Great-West Healthcare
Health Care's Finest Network (HFN)
Hinsdale Physician Group
Humana
Humana Medicare Advantage
Humana Medicare-Medicaid Alignment Initiative
IlliniCare YouthCare
Indiana Health Network
Ingalls Provider Group
Little Company of Mary Health Providers
Mercy Physician Association
Meridian Health Plan
MultiPlan
NorthShore Physician Associates, Inc
Northwest Community Health Partners
Northwest Suburban IPA
Physician Care Network
Preferred Plan (Healthsmart)
Progress Health
Pronger-Smith Medical Care
Silver Cross Managed Care Organization
Specialty Physicians of Illinois
Swedish Covenant Physician Partners
USA Managed Care Organization
Union Health Services
United Healthcare
University of Chicago Health Plans
University of Illinois at Chicago

Accepted insurance plans are subject to change without notice. Please contact your insurance company to verify that the location or provider you plan to visit is included in your network before your visit. If you schedule an appointment and your provider is not in network with your insurance, your out of pocket liability may be higher than expected.

Ratings and Reviews

Overall
4.9
Care provider's efforts to include you in decisions about your care
5
Care provider's discussion of any proposed treatment (risks, benefits, etc.)
5
Concern the care provider showed for your questions or worries
4.9
Explanations the care provider gave you about your problem or condition
4.9
Likelihood of your recommending this care provider to others
4.9
5
A Patient at Rush University Medical Center - Oct 2021
I love the way Dr Karush explained my issue by way of his drawings. I feel he really cares and wants the best option for my situation.
5
A Patient at Rush University Medical Center - Sep 2021
They were all fantastic
5
A Patient at Rush University Medical Center - Jul 2021
Dr. Karush has just been outstanding in the medical care and compassion he has shown to me.
5
A Patient at Rush University Medical Center - May 2021
my visit was solely with Dr Karush. he went over a very detailed conservative game plan that I appreciate including weight loss and dietary changes to avoid surgery which is what I want! he really listened and and truly cares!
5
A Patient at Rush University Medical Center - May 2021
Dr Karush was wonderful and very informative
5
A Patient at Rush University Medical Center - Apr 2021
the Dr. was very professional and interested in learning about the problem.
5
A Patient at Rush University Medical Center - Mar 2021
Excellent experience.
5
A Patient at Rush University Medical Center - Feb 2021
Excellent ~ extremely caring!!!
5
A Patient at Rush University Medical Center - Jan 2021
excellent

Call (888) 352-7874 for help arranging an appointment

Primary location
Rush Thoracic Surgeons - Chicago
Rush Thoracic Surgeons - Chicago
1725 W Harrison St
Professional Building
Suite 774
Chicago, IL, 60612

Directions