Rush Employed ProviderRush Employed Provider

Faraz Bishehsari, MD, PhD

RUSH University Medical Group
Clinical Area:
Gastroenterology Services
Specialty: Gastroenterology
English, Farsi, Italian

About Me

The most important members of the team are our patients themselves. They can be involved in every decision-making process to make an educated decision, to choose the best strategies that suit them and their families.


Locations & Appointments

Primary location
RUSH Digestive Diseases & Nutrition - Chicago
RUSH Digestive Diseases & Nutrition - Chicago
1725 W Harrison St
Professional Building
Suite 207
Chicago, IL, 60612

(312) 942-5861
(312) 563-3945
High-Risk GI Cancer Clinic
High-Risk GI Cancer Clinic
1725 W Harrison St
Suite 206
Chicago, IL, 60612

(312) 942-5861
RUSH Digestive Diseases & Nutrition - Oak Park Endoscopy Unit
RUSH Digestive Diseases & Nutrition - Oak Park Endoscopy Unit
520 S Maple Ave
Oak Park, IL, 60304




Education and Training

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center - Internal Medicine
Northwestern University Feinberg Schl of Medicine - Gastroenterology
Tehran University School of Medical Sciences, Iran

Clinical Expertise

Barrett's esophagus
Circadian rhythm disorders
Colorectal cancer
Colorectal cancer prevention and screening
Esophagogastroduodenoscopy (EGD)
Familial adenomatous polyposis
Gastrointestinal cancers
Genetic testing
Neuroendocrine tumor
Pancreatic cancer

Academics & Publications

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.


Aetna Better Health-Medicaid
Aetna Medicare Advantage HMO & PPO
Aetna PPO Exchange
Affiliated Physician Group
Ambetter of Illinois
Beech Street
Blue Cross Blue Shield Medicare Advantage HMO
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 Medicare Advantage
Community Healthcare Partners, LLC
Devoted Health
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 Medicare Advantage
Humana Medicare-Medicaid Alignment Initiative
IlliniCare YouthCare
Ingalls Provider Group
Little Company of Mary Health Providers
Meridian Complete (MMAI)
Meridian Health Plan
Molina Dual Options
Molina Healthcare of Illinois
Molina Healthcare of Illinois, Inc Marketplace
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
United Healthcare Medicare Advantage
University of Chicago Health Plans (Inactive)
University of Illinois at Chicago
WellCare Medicare Advantage
Zing Health

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.