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 - Northwestern Memorial Hospital - Chicago

Rakesh K. Chandra, MD


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Office Phone: 312-695-8182
Office Hours:
  • Monday:8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday:8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday:8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • Thursday:1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Clinical Interests

Stereotactic Surgery, Endoscopic Sinus Surgery, Nasal Deformity, Skull Base Tumors, Allergies, Sinus Tumors, Nasal Disorders, Minimally Invasive Techniques, Nasal Cavity Tumors, Sinus Surgery - Revision, Sinus Problems, Chronic Sinus Problems, Minimally Invasive Surgery, Sleep Apnea, Snoring, Taste and Smell Disorders, Nasal Polyps, Cranial Base Surgery, Skull Base Surgery

Education and Training

Medical Education:

University of Maryland School of Medicine 1997


Northwestern Mcgaw / Northwestern Memorial Hospital 2002


Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania 2003

Board Certification


Locations and Directions

675 N. St. Clair
Galter 15-200
Chicago, IL 60611 312-695-8182


Dr. Chandra is a board certified ENT specialist who has had further training in the management of nasal and sinus disorders, as well as new techniques in skull base surgery. He is an Associate Professor at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine and has also held faculty positions at University of Pennsylvania and the University of Tennessee. He is active in several national societies, research groups, and clinical collaborations, with the goal of delivering leading edge care for patients with these conditions. Dr. Chandra currently serves as an Editor-in-Chief of the American Journal of Rhinology & Allergy, the leading per-reviewed publication in the ENT field that focuses upon diseases of the nose and sinuses.


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