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 - Northwestern Memorial Hospital - Chicago

Ankit Bharat, MD

Thoracic Surgery

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You may also call Northwestern Memorial's Physician Referral Department at 1.877.926.4NMH(4664) to arrange a new patient appointment.
Office Phone: 312-695-3800
Office Hours:
  • Monday:12:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
  • Friday:7:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Clinical Interests

Foregut, Chest Wall Reconstruction, Airway Tumors, Esophageal Cancer, Lung Cancer, Pleural Disease, Minimally Invasive Surgery, Thoracic Oncology, Mediastinal Tumors, Robotic Thoracic Surgery, Lung Transplantation

Education and Training

Medical Education:

Christian Medical College (India) 2003


Washington University of St. Louis / Barnes-Jewish Hospital 2011


Washington University of St. Louis / Barnes-Jewish Hospital 2013

Board Certification

General Surgery

Locations and Directions

675 N. St. Clair
Galter 21-100
Chicago, IL 60611 312-695-3800


Ankit Bharat, MD is a thoracic surgeon at Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Assistant Professor in the Department of Surgery at Northwestern University's Feinberg School of Medicine, and the Surgical Director of Lung Transplant.

Dr. Bharat has received recognition for his work in transplantation and tumor immunology.  His present research is focused on the mechanism of lung graft dysfunction following transplant. 

He's an active member of the Society of Thoracic Surgeons, the American Association of Thoracic Surgery, the International Society of Heart and Lung Transplant and the Association for Academic Surgery.



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