Ashkan Farhadi, MD

In May, 2000, Dr. Farhadi came to Rush University in Chicago as a highly honored physician and visiting scholar, with an impressive background of over eleven years of research and over eight years teaching at major universities. At Rush he continued his roles as researcher and professor in the areas of Gastrointestinal Pathophysiology, Internal Medicine and Hepatology, earning his US medical license in November of 2000.

Board certified in gastroenterology, Dr. Farhadi has authored or co-authored over 100 articles for medical publications including several books on IBS (Irritable Bowel Syndrome). Dr. Farhadi also holds three US patents and has three more pending, all on items designed to improve patient care.

Dr. Farhadi is directing MemorialCare Medical Group's new Digestive Disease project. Outside of the office, he enjoys hiking, photography and spending time with his wife and children.

As a specialist, Dr. Farhadi may not be selected as a primary care physician.

This physician is a member of MemorialCare Physician Society which drives clinical outcomes and performance for MemorialCare Health System.

This physician uses an electronic medical record system.
This physician uses myMemorialCare to access and store patient health information via the Epic ambulatory electronic medical record system. Patients of this practice may also securely view their health information online via myMemorialCare (MyChart), Epic’s patient portal.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Types of Care

Education

Type:
Medical Education
Institution:
Shiraz University of Medical Sciences
Date Completed:
1988
Type:
Internship
Institution:
Shiraz University of Medical Sciences
Date Completed:
1989
Type:
Residency
Institution:
Rush University Medical Center
Date Completed:
2004

MemorialCare Hospital Affiliations

MemorialCare Network

Health Plans

Accepts most major PPO, EPO and POS health plans
Accepting New Patients:
Yes