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Dr. Zishan Alam, DO

Dr. Zishan Alam, DO

Age 44 Family Medicine M
(47) 47 reviews

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Dr. Zishan Alam, DO is a family medicine specialist in Vernon Hills, IL. Dr. Alam completed a residency at Resurrection Medical Center. He currently practices at Zion Family Medicine and is affiliated with Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital. He accepts multiple insurance plans. Dr. Alam is board certified in Family Practice/OMT.


  • University Of Illinois College Of Medicine At Rockford, Fellowship Hospital — 2007
  • Resurrection Medical Center, Residency Hospital — 2006
  • Resurrection Medical Center, Internship Hospital — 2004
  • University Of Illinois At Chicago, Undergraduate School — 1998

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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These providers are on the medical staff of Northwestern Medicine Lake Forest Hospital.


  1. Zion Family Medicine

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      Elder Medicine
      175 E Hawthorn Pkwy Ste 220, Vernon Hills, IL 60061 Existing Patients: (224) 206-7903

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I have known and have been seeing Dr. Alam for more than 10 years. I feel the need to express my thankfulness to this man for all the help he has done for me and my family. We went to all the famous Mayo clinic, Rush and Northwestern systems. None of these even came close to helping us feel better with the "non specific" ailments we all were having. Dr. Alam was the ONLY doctor who started off with addressing our diets and nutritinal states. He masterfully did labs that actually helped us findin
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Dr. Alam frequently treats VAP Lipid Testing, Dipstick Urinalysis, and Home Sleep Study.  

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Hospital Affiliations

  • Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital
  • SwedishAmerican Hospital