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Dr. Ankit Bharat, MD

Thoracic Oncology*
4.5 (16)
Map Pin Small Chicago, IL
Accepting new patients
21 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Ankit Bharat, MD

Dr. Ankit Bharat, MD is a Thoracic Oncology Specialist in Chicago, IL. They specialize in Thoracic Oncology, has 21 years of experience, and is board certified in General Surgery. They graduated from Christian Medical College (India) and is affiliated with Northwestern Memorial Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Bharat an average 4.5 star rating.

Dr. Bharat works at Northwestern Medical Group in Chicago, IL with other offices in McHenry, IL. They frequently treat conditions like Lung Cancer along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Bharat's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Thoracic Oncology at Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center
    675 N Saint Clair St Ste 2140, Chicago, IL 60611 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (312) 695-3800
  2. 2
    Northwestern Medicine Regional Medical Group
    4309 W Medical Center Dr Ste B305, McHenry, IL 60050 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (312) 695-3800

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  • Northwestern Memorial Hospital

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Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Endovascular Repair of Aorta
Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
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Impella Device
Left Ventricular Assist Device (LVAD)
Lobectomy
Lobectomy of Lung with Robotic Assist
Lung Removal
Lung Transplant
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Lymphadenectomy with Robotic Assist
Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
Non Invasive Mechanical Ventilatn Robotic Assist
Open Diaphragmatic or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Open Lobectomy
Open Lung Removal
Open Lung Resection or Removal
Open Thymectomy
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Partial Lobectomy with Robotic Assist
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Port Placements or Replacements
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Thoracentesis
Thoracoscopic Excision of Lung With Robotic Assistance
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy Robotic Assist
Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
Thoracoscopic Thymectomy
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Tracheal Surgery
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
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    About Dr. Ankit Bharat, MD

    Specialties*
    • Thoracic Oncology

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    Years of Experience
    • 21 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Dutch
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    NPI Number
    • 1003852419
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Washington University of St. Louis / Barnes-Jewish Hospital
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    Medical Education
    • Christian Medical College (India)
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • General Surgery and Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
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    Dr. Ankit Bharat, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Bharat is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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    Dr. Bharat has seen patients for Lung Cancer, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Bharat on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    16 patients have reviewed Dr. Bharat. The overall rating for this provider is 4.5. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Bharat.

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