Prashant K. Joshi, MD

Specialty: Hematology/OncologyOncologyHematology

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Prashant K. Joshi, MD

Specialty: Hematology/OncologyOncologyHematology

Independent practitioner Advocate Medical Group provider

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9831 South Western Avenue

Chicago, IL 60643

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Office: 773-881-5674

Fax: 773-445-0575

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2301 East 93rd Street

Suite 115

Chicago, IL 60617

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Office: 773-967-4130

Fax: 773-967-4138

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Meet Prashant K. Joshi, MD

About me

  • Gender:
  • Clinical interests: AnemiaBladder CancerBleeding DisordersBlood ClotsBreast CancerBreast DiseaseCancerCoagulationColo-Rectal CancerEsophageal CancerGastric CancerGynecological OncologyHead and Neck CancerHematologyHemophiliaLeukemiaLung CancerLymphomaMammographyMultiple MyelomaOncologyPancreatic CancerProstate CancerSickle Cell AnemiaSkin CancerThrombosisUrological OncologyVulvar Cancer
  • Related website: https://www.advocatehealth.com/amg/

Credentials

Education

  • Fellowship: University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago, Hematology/Oncology
  • Residency: Albany Medical College, Internal Medicine
  • Internship: Albany Medical College, Internal Medicine
  • Medical School: St. George's University School Of Medicine

Board certifications

  • Hematology/Oncology

Hospital affiliations

  • Advocate Christ Medical Center
  • Advocate South Suburban Hospital
  • Advocate Trinity Hospital

Insurance accepted

  • AAH Preferred – Team Member Plan
  • AAH Select – Team Member Plan
  • AARP Medicare Advantage Access HMO
  • Aetna Better Health Premier Plan MMAI
  • Aetna Coventry (Aetna Medicare) HMO
  • Aetna EPO
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Managed Choice (MC) POS
  • Aetna Medicare HMO
  • Aetna Medicare POS
  • Aetna Medicare PPO
  • Aetna Medicare Value Plan PPO
  • Aetna NAP - PPO
  • Aetna Open Choice PPO
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna Premier Care Network
  • Aetna Select
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Aetna State of Illinois HMO
  • Aetna State of Illinois Open Access Plus
  • Aetna State of Illinois PPO
  • Aetna Value Performance Network
  • Beech Street Network PPO
  • Benefit Plan Administrators (BPA)
  • Benefits Services and Systems, Inc
  • Blue Advantage HMO
  • Blue Cross Community FHP
  • Blue Cross Community ICP
  • Blue Cross Community MMAI
  • Blue Cross HMO Illinois
  • Blue Cross Med Select PPO
  • Blue Cross Medicare Advantage HMO
  • Blue Cross Medicare Advantage HMO-POS
  • Blue Cross Medicare Advantage PFFS
  • Blue Cross Medicare Advantage PPO
  • Blue Cross Medicare Supplement PPO
  • Blue Precision HMO
  • BlueCare Direct
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna APWU Health Plan Open Access Plus
  • Cigna EPO
  • Cigna Health Partners POS
  • Cigna Healthspring True Choice PPO
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna NALC Health Benefits Plan
  • Cigna Open Access Plus
  • Cigna Open Access POS
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • Cigna-HealthSpring Medicare Advantage HMO
  • Cofinity PPO
  • Coventry / FirstHealth
  • Coventry Health Care HMO
  • Coventry Health Care Open Access POS
  • Coventry Health Care POS
  • Coventry Health Care PPO
  • First Health Network PPO
  • FirstHealth / Coventry Personal Care
  • Galaxy Health Network PPO
  • Great West Healthcare - Cigna EPO
  • Great West Healthcare - Cigna PPO
  • HealthLink PPO
  • HealthSmart Preferred PPO
  • HST Care Connect EPO
  • HST Care Connect PPO
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana Community Select HMO
  • Humana HMO
  • Humana Illinois CCN HMO
  • Humana Medicare Advantage HMO
  • Humana Medicare Choice PPO
  • Humana Medicare Gold Plus HMO
  • Humana Medicare Supplement Plan
  • Humana MMAI
  • Humana National HMO
  • Humana National POS
  • Humana National POS - Open Access
  • Humana POS
  • Humana PPO
  • Medicare
  • Meridian
  • Meridian MMAI
  • MultiPlan PPO
  • PHCS PPO
  • SEIU – Local 4 HMO
  • SEIU – Local 4 PPO
  • SIHO PPO
  • Tricare Prime
  • UFCW Local 1546 Health and Welfare Fund (UMC)
  • UHC / AARP Medicare Advantage Value HMO - POS
  • UHC / AARP Medicare Complete HMO
  • UHC / AARP Medicare Complete Plan 1 HMO
  • UHC / AARP Medicare Complete Plan 2 HMO
  • UHC / AARP Medicare Supplement
  • UHC National Railway Carriers & United Transportation Union Health and Welfare
  • UHC Railroad Employees National Health & Welfare Plan
  • UHC/ AARP Medicare Advantage Choice PPO
  • UniCare PPO
  • Union Health Services, Inc.
  • Union Medical Care PPO
  • United Health One Golden Rule
  • United Healthcare Charter HMO
  • United Healthcare Choice Plus PPO
  • United Healthcare Choice PPO
  • United Healthcare Core PPO
  • United Healthcare Group Medicare Advantage PPO
  • United Healthcare Indemnity
  • United Healthcare Medica
  • United Healthcare Medicare Complete Assure PPO
  • United Healthcare Navigate HMO
  • United Healthcare NexusACO OA
  • United Healthcare NexusACO R
  • United Healthcare Options PPO
  • United Healthcare Oxford
  • Wellcare Health Plans HMO

Ratings and reviews

Overall rating

based on 189 patient ratings.

Comments

March 16, 2020 9:12 AM

Answered all questions asked very pleased with visit. No problems.

March 16, 2020 9:12 AM

Very good.

March 13, 2020 12:00 AM

Dr. Joshi is an excellent doctor, he truly cares about my health.

March 13, 2020 12:00 AM

The staff is great!!

March 6, 2020 11:54 AM

My experience with Dr. Joshi was very good he is a very wonderful doctor who explains things to you & show concern about your health.

February 13, 2020 10:58 AM

Dr. Joshi were kind, I enjoy my visit.

February 13, 2020 10:58 AM

All I can say he very FIND. I don't have nothing to say bad, about Dr. Joshi, he explain good.

February 12, 2020 6:11 AM

The provider were great.

February 12, 2020 6:11 AM

My experience were very good.

February 3, 2020 1:30 PM

My experience with this provider was excellent.

January 30, 2020 1:59 PM

Advocate's phone answering service is terrible. Every time I'd call to leave a message for my oncologist, the message would be sent to my primary care doctor even though I specifically ask them NOT to send the message to my primary.

January 28, 2020 1:20 PM

Communications are not good when trying to communicate with the messages, never know when the dr. has rec'd. my messages, no call back.

January 25, 2020 4:29 PM

Great personality and communicates well.

January 18, 2020 12:08 PM

the doctor is very good, his office staff and response to phone messages and through aurora portal is horrible.

January 18, 2020 12:08 PM

bad experience when trying to reach doctor or staff to ask questions or with concerns. I get a response after several follow ups. Very Bad.

January 13, 2020 8:00 PM

This Dr. was very helpful in explaining things about my condition. He was very clear and patient.

January 9, 2020 6:37 AM

I love Dr. Prashant Joshi and the services he provides to me. He is kind, compassionate and very knowledgeable.

January 9, 2020 6:37 AM

I have NEVER experiences a bad visit with Dr. Prashant Joshi. I am extremely pleased with the care he provides to me.

January 6, 2020 11:45 AM

Dr. Joshi was courteous, patient and explained every question that I ask of him -

December 30, 2019 5:00 PM

Dr. Joshi is my Onocologist and he has so much care and respect for me and my recovery.

December 30, 2019 5:00 PM

Dr Joshi is the BEST

December 11, 2019 10:01 AM

Dr. Joshi is a very nice man. He takes the time to listen to me, and explain all that is going on.

December 5, 2019 8:14 AM

I was number 2 in line. The receptionist who checked me in helped the person in front of me and then took two telephone calls. Whenever I call in I am often put on hold. I felt calls the receptionist should have helped me first as I was standing there. All she had to do was take my co-pay gave me a receipt and I could go sit down. She took a phone call and then took another phone call. Was she having a bad and took it out on me???

November 27, 2019 8:19 AM

my experience was good.

November 13, 2019 11:00 PM

A kind compassionate man.

November 4, 2019 6:00 PM

very good

October 29, 2019 7:00 PM

Provider was late, did not have record, after examination did not share with me about my condition. Lets his office help responsible for everything.

October 14, 2019 7:00 PM

dr. Joshi is an excellent physician. He always makes me feel like we're on a team working together to keep me in excellent health. He is personable and warm in his demeanor. I am blessed to have him as my oncologist.

October 7, 2019 7:00 PM

Always excellent.

October 2, 2019 7:00 PM

Good.

September 29, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Joshi is so positive and I enjoy seeing him.

September 4, 2019 7:00 PM

This was my first visit and I was very pleased.

August 25, 2019 7:00 PM

A very good visit.

August 1, 2019 7:00 PM

Excellent.

June 28, 2019 7:00 PM

I'm always pleased with my visits with Dr. Joshi.

June 26, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Joshi is an excellent oncologist.

June 24, 2019 7:00 PM

I love Dr. Joshi and his staff. they address me by name. They always greet me with a smile. the team is professional, knowledgeable and sensitive to my needs.

June 16, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Joshi is a very kind, compassionate doctor who cares about my progress with my health issues. He's very professional and will call himself and give me updates on my lab work and progress.

May 27, 2019 7:00 PM

excellent

May 8, 2019 7:00 PM

Overall good. Communication via phone poor. Tried e-mail and on one occasion got no response.

May 6, 2019 7:00 PM

He was very professional.

May 3, 2019 7:00 PM

Great personality and easy to talk to.

April 8, 2019 7:00 PM

From the time I checked in until the time I saw the doctor was exactly one hour and twenty five minutes. That shows little or no respect for me or my time. The doctor rushed into the exam room.

March 28, 2019 7:00 PM

Excellent provider.

March 10, 2019 7:00 PM

Hi Dr. Joshi, you were Thorough, friendly and listened to my concerns. Answered all of my questions. Thank you.

March 1, 2019 6:00 PM

It was very good.

February 24, 2019 6:00 PM

Dr. Joshi is very thorough.

February 17, 2019 6:00 PM

This provider is excellent. He the best.

February 7, 2019 6:00 PM

Everything was nice I was treated good.

January 29, 2019 6:00 PM

very good

January 28, 2019 6:00 PM

Very good.

January 24, 2019 6:00 PM

waiting for the doctor to see you in this clinic of 20 minutes or more is ridiculous and this is everytime I see this doctor.

January 24, 2019 6:00 PM

As I walk this journey all medical specialists have been knowledgeable, patient and encouraging.

January 20, 2019 6:00 PM

X's family found Dr. Joshi to be patient, compassionate, & very understanding of the decisions that we had to make based on the information we had been confronted with.

January 18, 2019 6:00 PM

Great

January 17, 2019 6:00 PM

My Dr. Joshi. He's the best and so handsome and concern, caring and he's a good dr. Give him a raise.

October 17, 2018 7:00 PM

My providers has been excellent in providing care and concern.

September 30, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Joshi is in my opinion a great doctor the best there is. A supportive, and kind manner very reassuring presence.

September 10, 2018 7:00 PM

He is very patient with my mother and explain her health issue where she can understand his decisions for her condition.

September 3, 2018 7:00 PM

He was very informative, explaining in details. what I needed to know. Answered my questions in depth.

August 27, 2018 7:00 PM

I was treated with respect and courtesy by all that I had contact with.

July 16, 2018 7:00 PM

Considering Dr. Joshi's specialty, I am pleased with his service. Not happy to be there, but happy with his treatment.

July 3, 2018 7:00 PM

Everyone was very nice.

July 3, 2018 7:00 PM

Always very concern and caring about what I felt. Always give me answers to any question I asked.

June 26, 2018 7:00 PM

Very knowledgeable.

May 12, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Joshi is a very patient & good doctor. I'm glad to have him treating my CML.

May 4, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Joshi is a very cool Physician he's also concern about his Patients. Dr. Joshi was referred to me by my Primary Doctor

April 24, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Joshi shows empathy. Have a lot of respect for him. Because of the tests he ordered for me. It showed I had ulcers and no cancer and a few other things as the result of my lab test & stool culture. He's one of the best doctor I've ever seen.

April 16, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. was very knowledgeable and very professional and compassioned.

April 10, 2018 7:00 PM

The visit was good, there were a few question I forgot to ask him. I call the office 2 weeks in a row left message he never return my calls. Not please with that.

February 26, 2018 6:00 PM

GREAT!!!!

February 20, 2018 6:00 PM

This provider was patient, informative, caring and professional.

February 19, 2018 6:00 PM

The overall experience was positive.

February 13, 2018 6:00 PM

Dr. Joshi listens, and I have confidence in him.

February 12, 2018 6:00 PM

Dr. Joshi very personable and has a great manner with me as his patient. I am very satisfied with the care I received from him and his staff.

February 2, 2018 6:00 PM

I love my doctor and his staff. They always treat me with kindness, professionalism and genuine human companionship.

November 13, 2017 6:00 PM

My provider was very helpful, and is clerks and receptionists. Were very kind to me, and thank you for your concern.

October 17, 2017 7:00 PM

My overall impression is very good, and ...

October 9, 2017 7:00 PM

Good experience.

September 18, 2017 7:00 PM

I love Dr. Joshi and his staff. They treat me with kindness and professionalism every time I go. this makes my advocate experience exceptional. I would recommend him and advocate to anyone I know Who is in need of good medical care.

September 14, 2017 7:00 PM

This provider is always helpful to me. I feel his care for me physically is excellent while mentally and emotionally I feel he really "do" care for my well-being.

August 1, 2017 7:00 PM

He did not have a clue what is wrong with me.

July 17, 2017 7:00 PM

Dr. was very knowledgeable and answered all my questions.

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