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Zahid Afzal, M.D.
Zahid Afzal, M.D.
Gastroenterology
Offices in Oak Lawn and New Lenox
Advocate Christ Medical Center
 
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Gender: Male 
Age: Information not available 
Years in Practice: Information not available 
Medical Specialty: Gastroenterology  
Medical School: American Universities of the Caribbean 
Internship: Frankford Hospital 
Residency: University of Missouri, Kansas City 
Fellowship: University of Missouri, Gastroenterology 
Philosophy of Care: Information not available 
Secondary Languages: Hindi , Punjabi , Urdu  
Website: Information not available 
 
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9921 Southwest Hwy, Oak Lawn,  708.499.5678 
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Medical Group
Southwest Gastroenterology, SC

Location information
9921 Southwest Hwy
Oak Lawn, IL 60453
708.499.5678

Medical Specialty
Gastroenterology

Clinical Interests
cancer
christ cancer institute
Insurance Plans Accepted
Prior to scheduling an appointment with any doctor you select, confirm with the doctor's office staff that the insurance plan you are enrolled in is still accepted by the physician.

Aetna Choice POS
Aetna Elect Choice EPO
Aetna Elect Choice PPO
Aetna Managed Choice POS
Aetna National Advantage Program (NAP)
Aetna Open Access HMO
Aetna Open Access POS
Aetna Open Choice PPO
Aetna Quality POS
Aetna Traditional Choice PPO
Aetna US Healthcare EPO
Aetna US Healthcare HMO
Aetna US Healthcare POS
Aetna US Healthcare PPO
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Cross / Blue Shield PPO
Blue Perform HMO City of Chicago Employees
CAPP Care/Beech Street PPO
CIGNA Healthplan of ILL EPO
CIGNA Healthplan of ILL HMO
CIGNA Healthplan of ILL POS
CIGNA Healthplan of ILL PPO
CIGNA Open Access HMO
CIGNA Open Access POS
First Health (Coventry/CCN) POS
Galaxy PPO
Great West Healthcare EPO
Great West Healthcare HMO
Great West Healthcare PPO
Great-West Healthcare HMO/Open Access
Great-West Healthcare POS
Health Marketing PPO
HFN (Healthcare's Finest Network) EPO
HFN (Healthcare's Finest Network) PPO
HFN Platinum EPO
HMO Illinois (BC/BS HMO)
Humana Choice Care Network PPO
Humana Employers Health Insurance PPO
Humana Health Plans HMO
Humana Health Plans POS
Humana Health Plans PPO
PPO Next (Beech Street)
Three Rivers Provider Network PPO
United Healthcare Basics PPO
United Healthcare Choice HMO
United Healthcare Choice Plus POS
United Healthcare HMO
United Healthcare Indemnity
United Healthcare Options PPO
United Healthcare POS
United Healthcare PPO
United Healthcare Select EPO
United Healthcare Select HMO
United Healthcare Select Plus POS
 
1890 Silver Cross Blvd, New Lenox ,  815.723.9278 
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Medical Group
Southwest Gastroenterology, SC

Location information
1890 Silver Cross Blvd
Pavilion A Suite 455
New Lenox , IL 60451
815.723.9278

Medical Specialty
Gastroenterology

Clinical Interests
cancer
christ cancer institute
Insurance Plans Accepted
Prior to scheduling an appointment with any doctor you select, confirm with the doctor's office staff that the insurance plan you are enrolled in is still accepted by the physician.

Aetna Choice POS
Aetna Elect Choice EPO
Aetna Elect Choice PPO
Aetna Managed Choice POS
Aetna National Advantage Program (NAP)
Aetna Open Access HMO
Aetna Open Access POS
Aetna Open Choice PPO
Aetna Quality POS
Aetna Traditional Choice PPO
Aetna US Healthcare EPO
Aetna US Healthcare HMO
Aetna US Healthcare POS
Aetna US Healthcare PPO
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Cross / Blue Shield PPO
Blue Perform HMO City of Chicago Employees
CAPP Care/Beech Street PPO
CIGNA Healthplan of ILL EPO
CIGNA Healthplan of ILL HMO
CIGNA Healthplan of ILL POS
CIGNA Healthplan of ILL PPO
CIGNA Open Access HMO
CIGNA Open Access POS
First Health (Coventry/CCN) POS
Galaxy PPO
Great West Healthcare EPO
Great West Healthcare HMO
Great West Healthcare PPO
Great-West Healthcare HMO/Open Access
Great-West Healthcare POS
Health Marketing PPO
HFN (Healthcare's Finest Network) EPO
HFN (Healthcare's Finest Network) PPO
HFN Platinum EPO
HMO Illinois (BC/BS HMO)
Humana Choice Care Network PPO
Humana Employers Health Insurance PPO
Humana Health Plans HMO
Humana Health Plans POS
Humana Health Plans PPO
PPO Next (Beech Street)
Three Rivers Provider Network PPO
United Healthcare Basics PPO
United Healthcare Choice HMO
United Healthcare Choice Plus POS
United Healthcare HMO
United Healthcare Indemnity
United Healthcare Options PPO
United Healthcare POS
United Healthcare PPO
United Healthcare Select EPO
United Healthcare Select HMO
United Healthcare Select Plus POS
 
 



Information listed under the "clinical interests" and "special procedures" columns was supplied by the physicians. It is provided to you for informational purposes only, and neither Advocate Health Care nor the Advocate facility has independently verified the information. If you wish to confirm the information contained herein, or if you have any other questions about a particular physician, please contact the physician’s office.

Unless otherwise stated, physicians are independent practitioners who are not employees or agents of Advocate Health Care or the Advocate facility where the care is being provided. Neither Advocate Health Care nor the Advocate facility shall be liable for the medical care provided or decisions made by these independent physicians.

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