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Ojash T. Bhagwakar, MD

Philosophy of Care

I believe in establishing a strong patient-physician relationship and involving my patients in their care. I believe in patient education and understanding of their medical problems. I practice all aspects of internal medicine and have particular interests in diabetes, hypertension, cholesterol, and preventive care.


Patient Satisfaction Rating

4.6
Based on 423 reviews

  • General

    SPECIALTIES

    • Internal Medicine
    • Years in Practice: 18


    BOARD CERTIFICATIONS

    • Internal Medicine


    PATIENTS SEEN
    Accepts adults


    LANGUAGES

    • English
    • Gujarati


    MEDICAL INTERESTS
    Hypertension, Diabetes, COPD/Asthma, Cardiovascular Disease, Preventive Care


    PERSONAL INTERESTS
    Golf, Tennis


  • Education

    EDUCATION
    School University of Illinois at Chicago
    Graduation Date 01/1999
    Degree M.D.
    Honors Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society

    RESIDENCY
    School Northwestern University - McGaw Medical Center
    Title Resident in Internal Medicine

  • Awards and Accolades

    Name Castle Connolly’s Top Doctors 2017
    Date 04/2017

  • Patient Ratings & Comments

    Patient Satisfaction Rating
    4.6
    Based on 423 reviews

    Rating Categories

    The Patient Satisfaction Rating score is an average of all responses to care provider related questions on our independent rating system, the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey.


    Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey.

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    Ease of scheduling appointments

    4.6
    416 ratings

    Provider showed concern

    4.7
    417 ratings

    Friendliness/courtesy of Care Provider

    4.8
    422 ratings

    Care Provider spoke using clear language

    4.8
    420 ratings

    Provider explained things clearly

    4.7
    417 ratings

    Time Care Provider spent with patient

    4.5
    420 ratings

    Provider included you in decisions

    4.6
    414 ratings

    Patients' confidence in Care Provider

    4.7
    417 ratings

    Likelihood of recommending this provider

    4.7
    419 ratings

    Wait time at clinic

    4.4
    413 ratings


    Comments (31)

    Comments are collected in our Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Surveys. Patients are de-identified to protect confidentiality and patient privacy. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey.


    5.0
    Apr 16, 2019
    Dr. OJ is the best. i have sent friends to him. they agree.  
    5.0
    Apr 04, 2019
    I like my provider very much. I think he is the best doctor I ever had.  
    5.0
    Mar 26, 2019
    Dr. Bhagwakar is wonderful. My husband saw him first, we liked him so much that I switched to him.  
    5.0
    Mar 20, 2019
    highly outstanding care provider  
    3.2
    Mar 19, 2019
    I talked to him about still having problems. He seemed not very concerned about my need for help.  
    5.0
    Mar 18, 2019
    I was supposed to see him at 12:45 p.m. but arrival early at 12:15 p.m. and was taken right away. I really appreciated that. He understood the urgency of my surgery and got me taken See more  
    5.0
    Feb 27, 2019
    I recommend Dr. Bhagwakar to all of my friends, family and co-workers.  
    5.0
    Jan 31, 2019
    It has literally taken me YEARS to find a Dr that I feel comfortable with. Dr. Bhagwakar has a supreme amount of patience and never makes me feel rushed. He is a calming care provider See more  
    5.0
    Jan 02, 2019
    I would recommend Dr.Bhagwakar to everyone, he is an excellent doctor.  
    5.0
    Jan 02, 2019
    nice Dr glad I have him  
    4.5
    Dec 29, 2018
    Great Doctor.   
    5.0
    Dec 23, 2018
    dr bhagwaker is so understanding and caring and really listens  
    5.0
    Dec 11, 2018
    VERY satisfied with Dr Bhakwaker  
    5.0
    Dec 05, 2018
    we really like him. He is both knowledgeable and pleasant and listens to us both.  
    4.6
    Nov 27, 2018
    Could have used more time  
    4.9
    Sep 11, 2018
    The doctor was very attentive. He listened to what was wrong did an exam and knew right away what was wrong with my foot. He advised me what I could do to ease the pain See more  
    5.0
    Aug 28, 2018
    Best doctor I ever had !!!!!  
    5.0
    Aug 28, 2018
    Dr Bhagwakar was extremely thorough, attentive, and professional. I was deeply impressed at his ability to empathize with my injury, and reasonably provide me with action to help my case with a positive mark. I See more  
    5.0
    Aug 28, 2018
    Great service & No Issues  
    5.0
    Aug 21, 2018
    EXPLAINS EVERTHING  
    3.6
    Aug 15, 2018
    Dr. Bhagwakar always helps me get better, no matter what. I appreciate him and the way he's tried to help me   
    5.0
    Aug 13, 2018
    Great experience as always.  
    5.0
    Jul 29, 2018
    Great doctor.  
    3.3
    Jul 14, 2018
    Dr. Bhagwaker seems to be knowledgeable and personable  
    5.0
    Jul 10, 2018
    Dr. Bhagwakar is a nice guy, a very good physician, and I am very glad I found him and have him as my primary care provider.  
    5.0
    Jun 20, 2018
    make going to the doctor an awesome experience.  
    5.0
    Jun 19, 2018
    Always a pleasant experience.  
    4.0
    Jun 08, 2018
    Good experience.  
    4.8
    Jun 05, 2018
    baghwakar is my best physician and he will take care of my Helath always. thank you  
    5.0
    May 26, 2018
    excellent doctor  
    5.0
    May 20, 2018
    Again - the doctor is great  
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