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Dr. Michael Ruchim, MD

Gastroenterology*
3.7 (15)
Map Pin Small Chicago, IL
Accepting new patients
45 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Michael Ruchim, MD

Dr. Michael Ruchim, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Chicago, IL. They specialize in Gastroenterology, has 45 years of experience, and is board certified in Gastroenterology. They graduated from University of Illinois College of Medicine and is affiliated with Northwestern Memorial Hospital. Dr. Ruchim, completed a residency at University Ill Hospital|University of Chicago Hospitals and Health System. Patients rated Dr. Ruchim an average 3.7 star rating.

Dr. Ruchim works at Northwestern Medical Group in Chicago, IL. They frequently treat conditions like Intestinal Diverticulosis 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. Ruchim's Office Locations

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    Mark Chien M D L L C
    680 N Lake Shore Dr Ste 118, Chicago, IL 60611 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (312) 470-8990
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    680 N Lake Shore Dr Ste 118, Chicago, IL 60611 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (312) 695-5620

Hospital Affiliations
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  • Northwestern Memorial Hospital

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Intestinal Diverticulosis
Intestinal Obstruction
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Intestinal Diverticulosis
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)

Treatment frequency



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Intestinal Diverticulosis
Intestinal Obstruction
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Abdominal Pain
Anemia
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Barrett's Esophagus
Chronic Gastritis
Colorectal Polyp
Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia
Diarrhea
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Dysphagia
Esophagitis
Gastritis
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastroptosis
Hemorrhoids
Intestinal Diverticulitis
Nausea
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Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Reflux Esophagitis
Unexplained Weight Loss
Vomiting Disorders
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Duodenal Polypectomy
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
Manometry
Rigid Proctosigmoidoscopy
Abdominal Disorders
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anal Prolapse
Autoimmune Diseases
Barretts Esophagus with Dysplasia
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Benign Tumor
Blood Disorders
Cancer
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Colon Cancer
Colon Disorders
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Dehydration
Diverticulitis
Diverticulosis
Duodenal Ulcer
Duodenitis
Enteritis
Eosinophilic Esophagitis
Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Diverticulum
Esophageal Motility Disorders
Esophageal Ulcer
Familial Adenomatous Polyposis
Gallstones
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastric Ulcer
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Heartburn
Hernia
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Hiatal Hernia
Ileus
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Indigestion
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Ulcer
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Liver Diseases and Disorders
Mallory-Weiss Syndrome
Malnutrition
Mesenteric Panniculitis
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Pancreatitis
Peptic Ulcer
Rectal Diseases
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Ulcer
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Ulcerative Colitis
Viral Enteritis
Colon Cancer Screening
Colonoscopy
Colorectal Cancer Screening
Gallbladder Scan
Gastroenterology Procedures
Hepatitis A Screening
Hepatitis B Virus Screening
Hepatitis C Virus Screening
Hepatitis Screening
Impedance Testing
Instrumental Diagnostic Evaluation for Dysphagia
Liver Function Test
pH Probe
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Screening Colonoscopy
Ultrasound
Ultrasound, Endoanal
Ultrasound, Esophageal
VAP Lipid Testing
Wireless pH Testing
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    • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • AvMed
    • Beech Street (Multiplan)
    • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois
    • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma
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    • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
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    • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
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    • Cigna
    • Cofinity
    • Community Care Alliance of Illinois
    • Coventry Health Care
    • Coventry Health Care of Illinois
    • Family Health Network
    • First Health
    • Galaxy Health Network
    • HAP Insurance
    • Harken Health
    • Health Net
    • HealthLink
    • HealthSmart - Interplan Health Group
    • HFN
    • Humana
    • MAPFRE Life Insurance Company of Puerto Rico
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    • Midwest Health Plan
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    3.7
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    About Dr. Michael Ruchim, MD

    Specialties*
    • Gastroenterology

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    Years of Experience
    • 45 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1669470936
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • University of Illinois|University of Illinois Hospital and Health System
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • University Ill Hospital|University of Chicago Hospitals and Health System
    Residency
    Internship
    • University Ill Hospital
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • University of Illinois College of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Michael Ruchim, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Ruchim is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Ruchim has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Ruchim works at Northwestern Medical Group in Chicago, IL. View the full address on Dr. Ruchim’s profile.

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

    15 patients have reviewed Dr. Ruchim. The overall rating for this provider is 3.7. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Ruchim.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Ruchim, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Ruchim appointment can ask questions about the practice, provider availability, conditions treated, procedures performed, and if their insurance carrier is accepted. While online scheduling is quicker, easier, allows one to view a wide range of appointment times, and may provide the ability to sync with a personal calendar.

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