Jaafar Afshar Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

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Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism Melrose Park, IL

Quick Facts

  • 4.8  
  • SPEAKS English, Spanish
  • Norwegian American Hospital
  • 5 AWARDS
  • 4 Location

About Jaafar Afshar

Jaafar Afshar is a doctor primarily located in La Grange, IL, with other offices in La Grange, IL and Woodridge, IL( and 2 other locations). They have 48 years of experience. Their specialties include Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility. Afshar is affiliated with Gottlieb Memorial Hospital. They speak English, Spanish.

Dr. Afshar has received 5 awards.

Castle Connolly Regional Top DoctorsCompassionate Doctor RecognitionPatients' Choice AwardCompassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year HonoreePatients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award


Jaafar Afshar has 4 locations

AVA Womens Health Associates 675 W North Ave Ste 101 Melrose Park, IL 60160
Amita Health Medical Group Obstetrics And Gynecology La Grange 5201 Willow Springs Rd Ste 120 La Grange, IL 60525
AMITA Health Medical Group Obstetrics & Gynecology Woodridge 2363 63rd. St. Woodridge, IL 60517
AMITA Health Medical Group Obstetrics & Gynecology La Grange 5201 S. Willow Springs Rd. Ste. 120 La Grange, IL 60525


Jaafar Afshar has the following 3 SPECIALTIES

Obstetrics & Gynecology
An obstetrician & gynecologist, or OB/GYN, is a physician who cares for women throughout their pregnancies, straight through to the delivery of their baby (obstetrician). They also specialize in annual care, as well as the diagnosis and treatment of disorders of the female reproductive system (gynecologist). Many physicians specialize in both of these fields in order to provide complete overall health services to women at every stage of life.
Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility

Specialty Expertise

Jaafar Afshar has the following 2 expertise

  • Menopause
  • Hot Flashes


5 Awards

  • Castle Connolly Regional Top Doctors

    Castle Connolly Regional Top Doctors (1)

    Castle Connolly is America's trusted source for the identification of Top Doctors. Their physician-led research team reviews and screens the credentials of tens of thousands of physicians who are nominated by their peers annually, via a nationwide online process, before selecting those physicians who are regionally or nationally among the very best in their medical specialties. Castle Connolly believes strongly that Top Doctors Make a Difference.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015)

    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 (2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016)

    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 (2014)

    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.

  • Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award

    Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2016)

    The Patients' Choice Award - 5 Year Honoree is a recognition granted only to those doctors whose ratings have reflected excellence in care for five years in a row. Only 1% of all doctors in the United States are bestowed this honor by their patients.


48 Years Experience

Norwegian American Hospital


Shahid Beheshti University Of Medical Sciences

Graduated in 1973

Jaafar Afshar Accepts the Following Insurance

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois
    • BCBS IL BlueChoice Select
  • Coventry Health Care
    • Coventry MO PPO
    • Coventry PPO Platinum
  • HealthLink
    • HealthLink PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    • Humana National HMO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

More about Jaafar Afshar

Dr. Afshar graduated from the Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences in 1973. Dr. Afshar works in La Grange, IL and 3 other locations and specializes in Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism, Obstetrics & Gynecology and Reproductive Endocrinology. Dr. Afshar is affiliated with Gottlieb Memorial Hospital.

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