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Dr. Vafa Shayani, MD

Dr. Vafa Shayani, MD

Age 57 General Surgery M
(31) 31 reviews
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Dr. Vafa Shayani, MD is a general surgery specialist in Bolingbrook, IL. Dr. Shayani completed a residency at George Washington University Hospital. He currently practices at Bariatric Institute of Greater Chicago and is affiliated with Adventist Bolingbrook Hospital. He accepts multiple insurance plans. Dr. Shayani is board certified in General Surgery.


  • George Washington University Hospital, Fellowship Hospital — 1996
  • George Washington University Hospital, Residency Hospital — 1995
  • George Washington University, Internship Hospital — 1989
  • George Washington University / School of Medicine And Health Sciences, Medical School — 1988
  • University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), Undergraduate School — 1984

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  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • UnitedHealthCare

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  1. Bariatric Institute of Greater Chicago

    1. 1
      Bolingbrook Office
      500 Remington Blvd, Bolingbrook, IL 60440 Existing Patients: (630) 312-2263

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Dr Shayani is an amazing doctor and surgeon. His patient care is above excellence. He goes the extra mile for his patients. He’s a doctor that you can trust and count on. As a surgeon he is second to NONE, and as a doctor he is the absolute best. He’s knowledgeable, patient, skilled, and all-around top.
Elizabeth — Jan 22, 2021
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Dr. Shayani frequently treats Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery), Ventral Hernia, and Abdominal Pain.  

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Hospital Affiliations

  • Adventist Bolingbrook Hospital
  • Adventist Hinsdale Hospital
  • AMITA Health Adventist Medical Center La Grange
  • Franciscan Health Chicago Heights
  • Franciscan Health Olympia Fields
  • OSF Saint Anthony Medical Center