Irena Chizhik, MD

Irena Chizhik, MD

4.6 
303 ratings  Read Reviews
Northwestern Medical Group

Primary Specialty

Internal Medicine

Secondary Specialty

  • Hospital Medicine

Insurance

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Accepting New Patients

Education

Medical Education:
Kharkov Medical Institute (Ukraine) - 1986
Residency:
Chicago Medical School/Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science - 1995

Languages Spoken

  • Russian
  • Ukrainian

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine (Certified)

Practice Groups and Affiliations

Medical Group:
Northwestern Medical Group
Physician Category:
Northwestern Medicine Physician Network
On Medical Staff At:
Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital

Ratings and Reviews

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Overall rating

4.6
4.6 
303 Ratings
  • Friendly & Courteous
    4.6
  • Will Recommend to Others
    4.5
  • Clear Explanations
    4.6
  • Shows Concern
    4.6
  • Includes You In Decisions
    4.6
  • Explains Medications
    4.7
  • Follow-Up Instructions
    4.7
  • Easy to Understand
    4.7
  • Time Spent With Patient
    4.6
  • Confidence in Doctor
    4.6

Reviews from Patients

42 Reviews
October 19, 2019

very caring knowledgeable outstanding doctor

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September 25, 2019

*Dr. Chizhik is a knowledgeable and conscientious internist. Thumbs up!

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August 29, 2019

Dr. Chizhik has been my primary physician for more than 10 years. She is warm, caring, professional and takes great interest in my state of health.

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August 24, 2019

Dr. Chizhik is the best physician I've ever had - her erudition and skill are matched only by her compassion.

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July 29, 2019

with Dr Chizhik I always feel like I am her only patient she listens and answers all my questions.

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July 24, 2019

Excellent.

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July 20, 2019

I've already recommended Dr. Chizhik to people. She has been my doctor for over 8 years. I have complete confidence in her. She truly cares about her patients.

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July 18, 2019

Excellent experience

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June 24, 2019

Good.

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June 13, 2019

She's very caring - a wonderful doctor.

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June 03, 2019

I do feel the doctor is a very good doctor.

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May 25, 2019

Dr. Chizhik has my back'. I really appreciate her honesty and directness..

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May 20, 2019

The Dr was short with me.

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May 03, 2019

excellent experience with nurses and doctor.

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April 22, 2019

Great care

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April 21, 2019

very good

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April 19, 2019

She was very thorough.

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March 18, 2019

Good.

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March 02, 2019

*Dr. Chizhik is outstanding as a personal physician.

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January 28, 2019

The doctor was professional, yet compassionate and patient.

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January 18, 2019

I had my 1st visit with Dr.I.Chizhik. She provided very good care and attention to my problems based on the blood tests.

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December 31, 2018

very good

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December 02, 2018

*Dr. Irena Chizhik is very talented efficient, compassionate & very understanding. I highly recommend her to anybody.

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November 30, 2018

I feel like I am her only patient. she always remembers everything about my health history

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November 08, 2018

terrible bedside manner. I felt like doctor was rushed and frustrated. trying to get me out of there fast.

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August 28, 2018

She does things very quickly & seems busy but still listens to all my questions & concerns with kindness & respect very smart & caring doctor.

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August 20, 2018

Dr. Chizhik is wonderful! I know I am not always easy to deal with. She is very patient, and caring!

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