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Dr. Nikunj Chokshi, MD

Pediatric Surgeon, Surgeon

Professional statement

*** This clinic does not accept self-pay patients. *** Nikunj K. Chokshi, MD, is a highly-skilled pediatric surgeon. He specializes in surgery for lung abnormalities, inflammatory bowel disease and solid tumors. Dr. Chokshi also has expertise in minimally invasive surgery, which reduces his patients' recovery time, pain and scarring. Through his research, Dr. Chokshi has investigated surgical diseases that impact infants and children. He is also assessing ways to improve surgical techniques and processes. Dr. Chokshi has been published in several peer-reviewed journals, such as Pediatric Transplantation and Surgery. In order to best serve you, please remember to provide your unique member ID number on your insurance card for your appointment. If this is not provided, you may expect a call from our office to get that information prior to your appointment so we can verify your benefits. We look forward to seeing you.

In-network insurances

  • APWU
  • Aetna
  • All Savers Insurance

Specialties

  • Pediatric Surgeon
  • Surgeon

Practice names

Hospital affiliations

  • The University of Chicago Medical Center

Board certifications

  • American Board of Surgery
  • Pediatric Surgery (Surgery)
  • Surgical Critical Care (Surgery)

Education and training

  • Medical School - University of Illinois, Chicago, Doctor of Medicine
  • Medical College of Wisconsin (Internship)
  • University of Southern California (Residency)
  • University of Southern California, Fellowship in Surgical Critical Care
  • Saint Louis University, Fellowship in Pediatric Surgery

Professional memberships

  • American Pediatric Surgical Association
  • American Academy of Pediatrics
  • American College of Surgeons
  • American Medical Association

Awards and publications

  • Dr. Chokshi has been published in several peer-reviewed journals, such as Pediatric Transplantation and Surgery.

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Languages spoken

  • English

Provider's gender

Male

NPI number

1134369630

Office locations

University of Chicago Medicine Hyde Park

UChicago Medicine Hyde Park

5721 South Maryland Avenue, 4th Floor

Chicago, IL 60637

University of Chicago Medicine Hyde Park

UChicago Medicine Orland Park

14290 South LaGrange Road

Orland Park, IL 60462

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