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About Dr. Girish D Sharma

Dr. Girish D Sharma, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Chicago, IL. His specialties include Pediatric Pulmonology and Pediatrics. Dr. Sharma has received 4 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

19 Ratings with 5 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Girish D Sharma is Great. Dr. Girish D Sharma has been rated by 19 patients. From those 19 patients 5 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Girish D Sharma is 4.0 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Rush University Medical Center

1653 W Congress Pkwy
Chicago, IL 60612
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Specialties

Dr. Girish D Sharma has the following 2 specialties

  • Pediatric Pulmonology

    A pediatric pulmonologist is the go-to resource for children who need treatment for any kind of breathing issue or lung disease. If your child coughs up blood, has a cough that isn’t going away, or displays other symptoms such as trouble breathing, chest pain or wheezing, you can ask your doctor to refer you to a pediatric pulmonologist.
    Common conditions and diseases they treat range from noisy breathing, asthma and chronic coughs to lung disease, apnea and cystic fibrosis. They can also diagnose and treat cases of pneumonia in children and prescribe any kind of respiratory medication or equipment your child might need.

  • Pediatrics

    A pediatrician is a doctor who specializes in the regular care of children, as well as the diagnosis and treatment of illness in children. Young patients are often more complicated to treat because they are still growing and developing.
    While pediatricians may sub-specialize in specific therapy areas like oncology, surgery, ophthalmology, and anesthesiology, in general, pediatricians provide services like vaccinations, health exams, and treatment of common ailments and injuries. In addition, pediatricians are trained to handle the complex emotional and behavioral issues faced by children, especially during puberty.
    Pediatricians normally see their patients from birth until the age of 18, although some may agree to treat patients into their early 20s, if requested.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Girish D Sharma has the following 4 expertise

  • Chromosome Aberrations
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Asthma

Dr. Girish D Sharma has 0 board certified specialties

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Best doctor

Dr. Sharma is thorough in his exam, excellent in relating to his patients, and explains how to care for your child in understandable terms.

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Best doctor

Dr. Sharma is thorough in his exam, excellent in relating to his patients, and explains how to care for your child in understandable terms.

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Five Stars

Seemed very genuine and caring. Also felt confident in his knowledge. Staff was very kind as well.

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very satisfied mom

after weeks of treatment from our primary physician he recommended we see Dr. Sharma. my daughter was hospitalized under Dr. Sharma's care and diagnosed with a lung infection, allergies and brochial hyper responsivness. Thanks to Dr. Sharma's knowledge and professionalisum my daughter is well on the way to a full recovery.

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Five Stars

Dr Sharma has diagnosed asthma in all three my children after years of struggling with their pediatricians' claims that there is nothing wrong with them. They are doing great now.

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  • Awards

    4 Awards

  • On-Time Doctor Award

    On-Time Doctor Award (2009, 2014, 2018)

    Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2018)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2018)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree

    Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree (2013)

    Vitals Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree recognizes doctors with the highest scores in bedside manner for five consecutive years. This honor is granted to a few distinct doctors in the United States based on experiences shared by patients.

  • Education

  • University Hospital Health System

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Girish D Sharma accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois
    • BCBS IL PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Health Care
    • Coventry HealthAmerica PPO
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    • Humana National HMO
    • Humana Preferred PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
  • PriorityHealth
    • PriorityHealth Priority PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

Locations & Directions

Rush University Medical Center, 1653 W Congress Pkwy, Chicago, IL

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