Dr. Zahid Afzal MD Gastroenterologist

Dr. Zahid Afzal is a gastroenterologist in Burbank, Illinois. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Little Company of Mary Hospital and Health Care Centers and Silver Cross Hospital. He received his medical degree from American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine and has been in practice for 11 years. He is one of 25 doctors at Little Company of Mary Hospital and Health Care Centers and one of 14 at Silver Cross Hospital who specialize in Gastroenterology.

Are you Dr. Zahid Afzal? Claim your profile to make edits or add details. Claim/Edit Profile

Office Location

See Contact Information

Specialty & Clinical Interests

Gastroenterologist: General Gastroenterology

Hospital Affiliation

Little Company of Mary Hospital and Health Care Centers
High performing in Gastroenterology & GI Surgery

Silver Cross Hospital

Education & Medical Training

University of Missouri at Kansas City
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1999 - 2002

University of Missouri at Kansas City
Fellowship, Gastroenterology, 2002 - 2005

Temple University Hospital
Internship, Transitional Year, 1998 - 1999

American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine
Class of 1997

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Gastroenterology

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

IL State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
2011

Publications & Presentations

Antibacterial prescribing and warfarin: a review.
Rice, P. J., Perry, R. J., Afzal, Z., Stockley, I. H.

Paracetamol for pain relief after surgical removal of lower wisdom teeth.
Weil, K., Hooper, L., Afzal, Z., Esposito, M., Worthington, H. V., van Wijk, A. J., Coulthard, P.

Eczema herpeticum: a case report.
Khan, M. S., Shaw, L., Clark, V., Afzal, Z.

See all 4 publications

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Cofinity PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Alliance PPO
  • HealthLink PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
Find More Doctors
Doctor Finder

Our Doctor Finder includes most U.S. physicians. Doctors are not ranked, learn more.

Browse Doctors by

Specialty

Location

Search all Doctors

Profiles by Doximity

Your Message Has Been Submitted

As part of our research on the correction you submitted, you may be contacted at the email address provided.

Sorry, Your Message Could Not Be Submitted

Please try again later, or E-mail your message to doctors@usnews.com and include the Web address (URL) of the page that contains incorrect information.