Faraz Bishehsari, MD, PhD

Rush University Medical Group
Clinical Area:
Gastroenterology Services
English, Farsi, Italian
Rush Employed Provider

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.


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Locations & Appointments

Primary location
Rush Gastroenterology - Chicago
Rush Gastroenterology - Chicago
1725 W Harrison St
Professional Building
Suite 207
Chicago, IL, 60612

(312) 942-5861
(312) 563-3945
Rush Gastroenterology - Oak Park
Rush Gastroenterology - Oak Park
610 S Maple Ave
Rush Medical Office Building
Suite 5500
Oak Park, IL, 60304

(312) 942-5861
(312) 942-7394
High-Risk GI Cancer Clinic
High-Risk GI Cancer Clinic
1725 W Harrison St
Suite 206
Chicago, IL, 60612

(312) 942-5861




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

Circadian rhythm disorders
Colorectal cancer
Colorectal cancer prevention and screening
Esophagogastroduodenoscopy (EGD)
Familial adenomatous polyposis
Gastrointestinal cancers
Genetic testing
Pancreatic cancer

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.


Advocate Physician Partners
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
Community Healthcare Partners, LLC
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
Mercy Physician Association
Meridian Health Plan
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

Care provider's discussion of any proposed treatment (risks, benefits, etc.)
Care provider's efforts to include you in decisions about your care
Concern the care provider showed for your questions or worries
Explanations the care provider gave you about your problem or condition
Likelihood of your recommending this care provider to others
A Patient at Rush University Medical Center - Oct 2021
Very good.
A Patient at Rush University Medical Center - Aug 2021
He has a very calm, gentle way of speaking.
A Patient at Rush University Medical Center - May 2021
Appreciate dr.
A Patient at Rush University Medical Center - Feb 2021
The care provided by the hospital was the best.
A Patient at Rush University Medical Center - Dec 2020
Excellent care - Thoughtful, took his time, great doctor.

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

Primary location
Rush Gastroenterology - Chicago
Rush Gastroenterology - Chicago
1725 W Harrison St
Professional Building
Suite 207
Chicago, IL, 60612