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Dr. Rahul Khare, MD

Urgent Care Specialist, Primary Care Doctor

Chicago, IL

About Dr. Rahul Khare

Dr. Khare is an Emergency Medicine trained physician. He did his training at the University of Michigan and has done a research fellowship at Northwestern University. He has been an ER physician at Northwestern Memorial Hospital, a level 1 trauma center in Chicago for over 10 years. He was also Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine at Northwestern University prior to stepping down to create Innovative Express Care. Dr. Khare has created Innovative Express Care with a vision to give the highest quality care in the most convenient and cost-effective manner possible. He has spent years studying the way healthcare is delivered and this has inspired him to create his own clinic and give healthcare to people in a new and revolutionary way. What are some of the differences between us and other doctor offices? - Walk in, it feels like a relaxing soothing place - Innovative Express Care carry 90% of the medications that we prescribe, and we will give them to you around the same cost as your co-pay - They are efficient and try to hold waiting room times to less than 15 minutes - They have the fastest WiFi of any doctor's office - They have the best coffee of any doctor's office - They only hire the best staff - They are local and not a chain - They love what we do These are only some of the reasons they call themselves Innovative Express Care! ***After you book with us, you will get a text message to register and input your medical history. Please do not fill out ZocDoc forms*** Thanks!

In-network insurances

  • AARP
  • Advocate Health Care
  • Aetna

Specialties

  • Primary Care Doctor
  • Urgent Care Specialist

Practice names

Board certifications

  • American Board of Emergency Medicine

Education and training

  • Medical School - University of Missouri, Kansas City, Doctor of Medicine
  • Cleveland Clinic, Fairview Hospital, Residency in General Surgery
  • University of Michigan, Residency in Emergency Medicine
  • Northwestern University, Master's in Clinical Investigation
  • Northwestern University, Fellowship in Health Services Research

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Languages spoken

  • English

Provider's gender

Male

NPI number

1043248743

Overall rating
4.7
Recent reviews
I am a medical student on my last days just before my graduation, "almost a doctor" and I feel they wentabove and beyond in patient care, I never mentioned that I am a medical student and I still got the best treatment. I was feeling very irritated due to my pain, headaches, and everything was aggrevating me, but as soon as I walked in their office I felt like they were going to help me and that they were going to understand my situation as odd as it is, and they did. Thank you for caring for your patients and understanding their situations.
I am a medical student on my last days just before my graduation, "almost a doctor" and I feel they went above and beyond in patient care, I never mentioned thatI am a medical student and I still got the best treatment. I was feeling very irritated due to my pain, headaches, and everything was aggrevating me, but as soon as I walked in their office I felt like they were going to help me and that they were going to understand my situation as odd as it is, and they did. Thank you for caring for your patients and understanding their situations.
Lina P. · July 12, 2019
Got me in before my appointment time and didn’t wait at all really once in the room. The doc I sawwas determined to get me feeling better quick!
Got me in before my appointment time and didn’t wait at all really once in the room. The doc I saw was determined to get me feeling better quick!
Kaitlyn O. · June 29, 2019

Dr. Rahul Khare's office location

Innovative Express Care

2400 N Ashland Ave

Chicago, IL 60614

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I am a medical student on my last days just before my graduation, "almost a doctor" and I feel they went above and beyond in patient care, I never mentioned that I am a medical student and I still got the best treatment. I was feeling very irritated due to my pain, headaches, and everything was aggrevating me, but as soon as I walked in their office I felt like they were going to help me and that they were going to understand my situation as odd as it is, and they did. Thank you for caring for your patients and understanding their situations.

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Got me in before my appointment time and didn’t wait at all really once in the room. The doc I saw was determined to get me feeling better quick!

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I was seen very quickly, and for a reasonable price! Would recommend!

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great

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Amazing!!! The staff asked all the right questions and gave me the exact treatments I needed. I had no idea why I was feeling so sick, but Dr. Khare’s PA, Michelle, came to the rescue. She was so knowledgeable and explained everything to me in a way I can understand and take seriously. The staff seemed like they actually care about my health and the wait times were minimal.

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Super great people. Friendly and not at all an issue in understanding what my worries were.

Less than 6 months ago
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I booked two sequential sessions with the same doctor to me and my wife. Whe were looking to define a family doctor for us. When I got there, they had two different doctors for us and they reescheduled one appoitment for 15 min later. In the end I cancelled one to me and my wife onewas 30 minutes late. The doctor who attended her was ok but she seems to be in a rush. In the end, I wouldn't recommend go there unless.you know exactly who is going to attend you. The place is ok.

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He wasnt there, but the other guy that was there was helpful.

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Nice , kind , cooperative and everything was perfect. Many Thankssss

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I cannot say enough about the staff from top to bottom at Innovative Express Care. I have been coming here for four years and have referred my clients, friends, and family. Throughout the years as they have grown, there has been one common denominator and that is how compassionate and genuinely caring the entire team has been. They get you in quickly, take time with you when you need it, and help you to navigate whatever area of health you need help with.

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This was the best medical / doctor experience I have had in Chicago - and i've been living here for 5 years. Everyone was very kind and understanding and the doctor was very knowledgeable. The center itself is serene and calm, very far from a doc-in-the-box I was expecting. I will definitely be returning.

Less than 1 year ago
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I enjoyed the new age approach to the clinic - it's modern, there's some parking, available coffee while you wait, easy intake (via online forms prior to visit - though not all info was correctly transferred, per an associate). The practitioners / providers were super friendly and professional - they listened, asked the right questions, and got me the services I asked for. This was my first visit, but I'm thinking I found my new regular clinic.

Less than 1 year ago
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Cursory physical exam. For example, asked for height and weight instead of actually measuring

Less than 1 year ago
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Very efficient service!

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Easy check in, no wait, great doc & team

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Quick efficient, and professional.

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It didn't feel like the Dr. who saw was really willing to engage with me or explain much of what was happening. It seems as though their focus is on being prompt but not thorough.

Less than 1 year ago
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great staff. Got me in very quick and was very kind and professional the whole visit. Very nice

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Great visit! Schedule appointment on-line for next day, very easy check in ( first timer ) Wait was less than 10min. Highly recommended !

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The visit in itself was good but the waiting time was too long. I will never go back again. An HR is too long a wait time first to see a doctor then to wait for doc to come.

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Waiting room and actual rooms were very clean. Staff was very professional.l and knowledgeable. I did not have to wait a long time to be seen by the doctor. Also received x-rays that happened right away and I got the results almost inmediately. Would definitely recommend to others!

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I booked the appointment for the PCP but instead got an urgent care provider. This is the second time I made an appointment with the PCP and got someone else attending to me. I was not ready for the extra payment I might be charged because I met with the urgent care providers.

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I had a cold and they made me wait 1 hour with an appointment and then charged me an absurd amount for a first time patient fee for a 15 minute consultation to get couch syrup. It was supposed to be in network. Ludicrous.

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Super kind and warm doctor. Also no wait at all!

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Very professional, knowledgeable and took extra time to listen to my concerns and address them m. Did not feel rushed in any way. Felt very comfortable, well cared for, heard and that I was in the hands of a good doctor.

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Nice office staff. The PA & doctor were both great.

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Worst experience ever. Never coming back to this center. I had to wait for 1hour before seeing someone even if I had an appointment. The doctor order an MRI that I did two days later. I made sure they received the results and they never called me back. I had to wait for 3 weeks. Calling every day to try to speak with a physician. They obviously don't care about patients.

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Amazing bedside manner and very attentive

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I was a little unsure if I was in the right place because Dr. Khares name isn't on the signage, but the staff, doctors, and technicians were all very charismatic and friendly while still professional and prompt.

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WOW! Complimentary coffee. Casual yet vibrant office. Personable staff. A new diagnosis can be overwhelming and they made sure I understood all about the recovery and repeat the medicines instructions as may times as I needed. What a gem! I have never been more confident after a doctors visit!

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Super nice, in and out quickly. Listened to me and really took the time to make sure they treated me properly.

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I was seen almost immediately after I checked in. After my vitals were taken, the doctor saw me within a few minutes. I had blood drawn, and the nurse made the whole process quick and painless. Overall, a good experience.

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I had to find a care provide quickly before the holiday started. I was checked in and out before I knew it. They were highly professional and accuracy of treatment and diagnosis.

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They were terrific at every level.

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This was a great doctor's office! I felt listened to and cared about.

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Had an appointment. I've been waiting over an hour to be seen and I've only seen one other patient here.

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I love the service. Nice waiting room. Efficient check-in process. Friendly staff. I moved to Chicago from Colorado a few years ago and believe this will be my doctors' office going forward.

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Will never come back. Waited in the patient room for over an hour for the doctor. Horribly slow.

More than 1 year ago
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My doctor was very friendly and very professional, however I did have to wait an hour after my appointment time just to speak with the doctor for 15 minutes.

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The NP that assisted was kind and understanding of my medical needs. She was friendly and knowledgeable of my illness and how to treat it.

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Easy five stars! I didn't meet with Dr. Khare directly, but the entire staff was great! They were able to get me in right away (in the midst of cold/flu season), and provided a professional consultation. Would absolutely go back!

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I was in an exam room for a long time (at least an hour in total). I just had a small ankle problem that I wanted examined and X-ray'd. It seems like they forgot about me and what they needed to do next for which patient. There was a slight miscommunication over which exam room had "the ankle guy" and whether or not he needed an X-ray, even though the doctor said "we'll try to get you an x-ray as soon as possible." I overheard their confusion while waiting in the exam room, which, I was in there for quite some time.

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The whole staff is seriously knowledgeable and approachable. I have had nothing but great experiences with everyone here - and you can tell they're active in integrating new technologies. I wish I could give it more stars!

More than 1 year ago
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3rd time I went and I am still sick. Not many tests were done. He said I have allergies but no allergy tests were done

More than 1 year ago
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Very helpful office with great staff all around!

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Good, very professional.

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It was a pleasant experience should be returning for a follow up

More than 1 year ago
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Great!

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I was not seen by Rahul, I was seen by Mark. My experience was absolutely amazing though. I needed a few things addressed, including vaccines and medications for an upcoming international trip. I was treated with respect and all of my questions were well answered. Hands down best patient care I've had.

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Great doctor. I was in and out.

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