Dr. Jaafar Afshar MD Obstetrician-Gynecologist

Dr. Jaafar Afshar is an obstetrician-gynecologist in Melrose Park, Illinois. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Gottlieb Memorial Hospital and Loyola University Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences and has been in practice for 35 years. He is one of 34 doctors at Gottlieb Memorial Hospital and one of 28 at Loyola University Medical Center who specialize in Obstetrics & Gynecology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Obstetrician-Gynecologist: Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility

Education & Medical Training

Harper - Grace Hospitals - Grace
Residency, Obstetrics and Gynecology, 1975 - 1976

Wayne State University School of Medicine
Residency, Obstetrics and Gynecology, 1977 - 1978

Norwegian American Hospital
Internship, Transitional Year, 1974 - 1974

Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences
Class of 1973

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Certified in Obstetrics & Gynecology

IL State Medical License
Active through 2014

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois Blue Advantage HMO
  • BCBS Illinois HMO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Cofinity PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthLink PPO
  • Highmark BCBS ClassicBlue
  • Highmark BCBS PPOBlue
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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