Rajesh N. Keswani, MD

Rajesh N. Keswani, MD

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Primary Specialty

Interventional Gastroenterology

Secondary Specialty

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Practice Focus Areas

  • Biliary Tract Disease
  • Colon Polyp
  • Endoscopic Mucosal Resection
  • Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatogram (ERCP)
  • Endoscopic Ultrasound (EUS)
  • Gallbladder Disorders
  • Pancreatic Diseases
  • Small Bowel Enteroscopy

Education

Medical Education:
MD, Boston University School of Medicine - 2001
Residency:
Stanford Health Care-Sponsored Stanford University - 2004
Fellowships:
University of Chicago - 2007
Washington University/B-JH/SLCH Consortium - 2008

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Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology (Certified)

Faculty Profile

Associate Professor, Feinberg School of Medicine

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Practice Groups and Affiliations

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

Ratings and Reviews

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Overall Rating

4.9
4.9 

206 Ratings

Reviews from Patients

100 Most Recent Reviews

Reviews from Patients

100 Most Recent Reviews

August 24, 2021

5.0

Good experience

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August 24, 2021

5.0

He explained everything very well

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August 24, 2021

5.0

He is a great human and a caring doctor.

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August 18, 2021

5.0

Dr Keswani listens carefully, reviewed my history, asked pertinent questions and then offered his best opinion. Totally professional

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August 10, 2021

5.0

Dr. Keswani answered and explained my diagnosis and didn’t rush me out of the office.

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August 05, 2021

5.0

Efficient

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August 03, 2021

5.0

Dr. Kesha I was very friendly and knowledgeable.

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August 03, 2021

5.0

He always answers all my questions in a way that I can understand. He even put my wife at ease about some medication issues. Truly an excellent doctor, very professional. I actually have already recommended him to some friends. Has been a great help to me.

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July 27, 2021

5.0

He is the best. I'd tried UIC, UC, and RUSH and he is the best so far.

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July 27, 2021

5.0

Very polite

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July 13, 2021

5.0

He is very approachable and he takes the time to listen to the patient, and to explain clearly what needs to be done next.

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July 06, 2021

5.0

Very honest & says it like it is

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July 05, 2021

5.0

This was more like a consultation, dr. Keswani went over my file, clarified my issue and gave me options for follow up.

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June 30, 2021

5.0

Concise discussion of problem and sound advjce on how to procede

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June 30, 2021

5.0

He seemed very knowledgeable and concerned about my health.

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June 29, 2021

5.0

Spent time ensuring I understood the course of care. Felt very comfortable and was appreciative of his checking back fir old records for comparison.

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June 22, 2021

5.0

Good listener and asked the questions that I anticipated.

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June 08, 2021

4.0

Again, this was my first visit for a consult. He was efficient, very knowledgeable & courteous, but seemed hurried.

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June 01, 2021

5.0

The very best

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June 01, 2021

5.0

Dr. Keswani answered my questions and was very professional.

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May 27, 2021

5.0

Friendly, honest, talented, my interests are his interests

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May 25, 2021

5.0

Good bedside manner. Listened to my concerns. Very knowledgeable.

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May 22, 2021

5.0

Because I feel comfortable with the Dr. Kewsuani, he is very kind and understand my problem.

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May 21, 2021

5.0

Great bedside manner; explained everything very clearly.

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May 19, 2021

5.0

Easy to relate. Seems to possess comprehensive knowledge of problem and resolution. Comforting in that regard.

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May 15, 2021

5.0

He appeared thorough and competent in my first visit with him.

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May 04, 2021

5.0

he noticed we live far away and offered to allow me to do test locally and he could view them rather than us traveling to save us time.

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April 29, 2021

5.0

His expertise with the ercp and spincterotomy procedure helped me to be at ease. My procedure was successful in relieving my pain and lowering my liver enzymes.

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April 27, 2021

5.0

Made sure I understood the situation and clearly went through next steps. Very caring and took time without me feeling rushed.

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April 21, 2021

5.0

Very thorough, took time to explain things and answer questions.

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April 14, 2021

5.0

He’s thorough, caring and comprehensive

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April 06, 2021

5.0

He had thoroughly reviewed my history and was excellent to explain the details of ischemic colitis.

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March 26, 2021

5.0

explained results and follow up care well

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March 24, 2021

5.0

Dr. Keswani was very knowledgeable, professional and caring. PA Kate Hanley was wonderful at her job. She answered all of our questions and was very prompt in getting us information about tests and appointments.

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March 23, 2021

5.0

Super thorough and knowledable

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March 20, 2021

5.0

I like his manner and he was very thorough.

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March 20, 2021

5.0

First visit with Dr. Keswani. He is kind, patient, explained everything to me about my condition, and asked if I had any questions. He didn’t rush through my appointment.

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March 16, 2021

5.0

Dr. Keswani went over my past and present medical issues in great detail, in layman’s terms, explained what needed to be done to currently examine my medical problems and then how to continue to better my lifestyle and life.

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March 15, 2021

5.0

He was very knowledgeable and easy to talk to

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March 13, 2021

5.0

He had built a good understanding and this is a good relationship you should have with your doctors

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March 13, 2021

5.0

Dr. Keswani takes a realistic approach with methods for treatment.

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March 08, 2021

5.0

He was very flexible about offering a phone appointment on a day that I was too physically ill to come in for an appointment. Also, back in November, when I had to reschedule my first visit due to COVID 19 symptoms, he took the time to call me.

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March 02, 2021

5.0

Excelente atención al paciente, buena disposición de escuchar y proveer ayuda

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March 02, 2021

5.0

He spoke to me and listened to me. Set up a plan and asked for a future report on my condition

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February 16, 2021

5.0

Little waiting time; courteous and explained the medical issues well to patients.

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February 13, 2021

5.0

Dr. Keswani is highly professional, knowledgeable and approachable. He searches for solutions! His office staff is excellent at following through. Dr. Keswani is an excellent doctor and I feel confident in his diagnosis and treatment options.

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February 09, 2021

5.0

It was a consultation but very knowledgeable

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February 02, 2021

5.0

He's a good doctor always since the first time

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January 19, 2021

5.0

Dr. Keswani is very professional and knowledgeable. He responds my questions and does not disregard my symptoms. He explains why they are happening.

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December 22, 2020

5.0

Very wise and explains everything.

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December 19, 2020

5.0

Very kind and a good listener.

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December 15, 2020

5.0

Very professional

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December 08, 2020

5.0

Dr. Kaswani is knowledgeable, and attentive. His Fellow and nurse Eileen were also great.

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December 05, 2020

5.0

Great doctor

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December 05, 2020

5.0

Expertise, clear explanations to patient and compassionate demeanor!

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December 01, 2020

5.0

Gave expert advice & guidance.

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December 01, 2020

5.0

Informative straight forward

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December 01, 2020

5.0

Expertise

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November 10, 2020

5.0

Good listener. Good at explaining mri results

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November 10, 2020

5.0

Did not need to wait very long. Friendly nurses

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November 09, 2020

5.0

dr. keswani is accessible, flexible about appointments, and expresses himself in an understandable way. he performed an endoscopic ultrasound on me which was successful in resolving my issue.

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November 09, 2020

5.0

i couldn't ask for greater involvement or better results. these doctors, and support staff, get it right the first time.

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November 03, 2020

5.0

Dr. Keswani takes the time to explain in lay terms, using pictures from procedure, what will be expected after procedure. He takes the time to listen to my concerns.

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October 31, 2020

5.0

Dr. Keswani is amazing and so is his staff.

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October 26, 2020

5.0

I had an extremely complicated problem. I saw many physicians who tried but then gave up. Dr. Keshwani refused to give up and stuck with me until we finally solved the problem. He's a hero in my book.

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October 26, 2020

5.0

Best gastroenterologist that I have ever seen

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October 13, 2020

5.0

The doctor took time to review all my information, and came up with a very well rounded solution

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October 13, 2020

5.0

The doctor was very knowledgeable, patient and explain things that I could understand

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October 13, 2020

5.0

Have been with him 10 yrs now. Awesome

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October 13, 2020

5.0

Always comfortable and pleasant customer service

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September 22, 2020

5.0

Dr. KESWANI is genuinely personable. He takes time to listen to concerns. There is NO assembly line \in & out asap\" mentality."

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September 22, 2020

5.0

The Medical center is close to home. The Center itself is well run. The staff is thorough & highly professional.

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September 22, 2020

5.0

I was very happy with his vast experience dealing with many patients having cysts on the pancreas and the plan he advised for me.

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September 22, 2020

5.0

Knowledgeable doctors The visit was thorough and my questions were all addressed. Also my fears lessened after the plan for care was explained and discussed.

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September 22, 2020

5.0

This was my first visit with Dr Keswani. I found him professional, knowledgeable and courteous. He took his time in explaining the next steps in my care and responded to all my questions.

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September 22, 2020

5.0

I have made various trips to the Gastroenterology center and the care is always excellent!

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September 19, 2020

5.0

good manner and strong technical comprtence

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September 19, 2020

5.0

everything ok

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September 15, 2020

5.0

He seemed very nice

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September 15, 2020

5.0

Dr's seemed very professional and made me feel comfortable and at ease

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September 15, 2020

5.0

He's very professional and makes you feel comfortable to express questions or concerns; and explains procedures with clarity.

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September 15, 2020

5.0

Good doctors and friendly staff!

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September 12, 2020

5.0

Asked me great questions and deeply cared about my health.

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September 12, 2020

5.0

Great docs and caring nursing and other medical staff

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September 12, 2020

5.0

He is just outstanding, the best!

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September 12, 2020

5.0

Dr Keswami is just outstanding as a doctor and your facilities are fantastic.

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September 12, 2020

5.0

Answered my questions so I could understand

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September 12, 2020

5.0

Knowledgeable....excellent bedside manner. Listened and talked w me

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September 08, 2020

5.0

He was a good listener , his explanation about the cist made sense and we agreed to follow a plan . I felt I could trust his evaluation.

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September 06, 2020

5.0

Have been under the doctors care for at least ten years have been well taken care of

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September 06, 2020

5.0

Extremely satisfied with my care

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August 26, 2020

5.0

He is thorough and extremely knowledgeable. He is current on procedures and tries to pinpoint potential problems with accuracy so as to not put me through unnecessary tests.

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August 26, 2020

5.0

They coordinate their tests based on my diagnosis and in coordination with my oncologist. They work as a team to keep me healthy.

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August 26, 2020

5.0

His guidance has been amazing and always committed to getting back to me with any questions that I've had.

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August 26, 2020

5.0

Dr. Keswani has been great on treating my illness.

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August 19, 2020

5.0

Treated with respect and kindness.All my questions were answered.Concerns were acknowledged and addressed.Received appropriate support and instruction post hospitalization

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August 19, 2020

5.0

Received excellent care in a timely, professional manner

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August 17, 2020

5.0

Professional medical attention of the highest caliber.

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August 11, 2020

5.0

He is brilliant!

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August 04, 2020

5.0

Very thorough service he was attentive and very concerned regarding my welfare it was a pleasure to have a doctor with so much passion and concern for my health.

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