Ajay Bajaj M.D

Board Certified Gastroenterologist

Ajay Bajaj, M.D.

 

Board Certified Gastroenterologist

 

Specialties:

Gastroenterology

 

Accepting New Patients:

Yes

 

Education:

Undergraduate Education:

B.S. Botany with Honors, Hindu College, Delhi University, 1978

Medical Education:

M.D., Gold Medalist, Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Aligarh University, 1983

Post-Graduate Medical Education:

Internal Medicine, The Chicago Medical School at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, IL, 1988-1990 (Residency)

Chief Residency in Internal Medicine, The Chicago Medical School at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, IL, 1990-1991 (Chief Residency)

Gastroenterology, The Chicago Medical School at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, IL, 1991-1993 (Fellowship)

 

Board Certifications:

Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine

Subspecialty Board of Gastroenterology, American Board of Internal Medicine

 

Medical Societies:

Fellow, American College of Gastroenterology

Fellow, American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy

 

Languages:

English

Hindi

Punjabi

 

In Practice Since:

1993

 

Other Interests:

Dr. Bajaj is proficient in every aspect of gastroenterology, including diagnostic procedures like EGD, colonoscopy, and ERCP as well as management of all gastrointestinal conditions, with a special interest in hepatobiliary disease. He is a lifelong learner and constantly pursuing self-improvement, and he recently trained in endoscopic submucosal dissection (ESD). Dr. Bajaj takes an interest in medical education and is an Assistant Clinical Professor at both the University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine and The Chicago Medical School at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science. His practice philosophy involves taking care of each patient as a unique individual using the biopsychosocial model of medicine. Outside of medicine, he enjoys travel, core conditioning, and spending time with his wife and his two children, both of whom chose a career in medicine after being inspired by his example. 

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