Farooq Hussain, M.D.

Specialties:

Family Medicine and Geriatric Medicine
  • Silver Cross Medical Group
  • Silver Cross Health Connection

Call 815-300-1450

Accepting new patients.

Dr. Farooq Hussain is board certified in Family Practice and Geriatrics. He attended medical school at Deccan College of Medical Sciences in Hyderabad, India. Dr. Hussain completed his residency training in Wichita Falls, Texas. He has over 10 years of experience caring for patients of all ages and is specially trained in the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of diseases for older adults.

Dr. Hussain is a member of the American Academy of Family Physicians, Illinois Academy of Family Physicians, American Association of Physicians of Indian Origin, and Andhra Medical Council in India. Prior to joining Primary Care Professionals, Dr. Hussain treated patients with Carle Physician Group in Urbana, Illinois, where he was recognized in 2015 and 2016 with the Gold Star Appreciation Award for best patient care.

Contact Information

Silver Cross Medical Group

Locations

Profile

Gender:

Male

Experience

Year began practicing: 2013

Year joined staff: 2016

Education

2003
Deccan College of Medical Sciences (India)

Residency

2013
University of Texas Southwestern Medical School

Fellowship

2014
V.A. Hines Hospital Loyola University Hines IL

Board Certified

  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Family Medicine

Accepted Insurance

  • PROFESSIONAL BENEFITS ADMINISTRATOR-PPO
  • HUMANA HEALTH PLANS-EPO, HMO, POS
  • UNICARE (HEALTHLINK)-PPO
  • CAPP CARE-PPO
  • CATERPILLAR-PPO
  • BEECH STREET-PPO
  • MEDICAID-MEDICAID
  • HFN, INC.-EPO, PPO, WORKERS COMPENSATION
  • COVENTRY (PERSONAL CARE)-HMO, PPO
  • (GENERAL)-EPO, HMO, POS, PPO, WORKERS COMPENSATION
  • BLUE CROSS BLUE SHIELD-HMO, PPO
  • CIGNA-HMO, POS, PPO
  • PERSONALCARE-HMO
  • AETNA-HMO, POS, PPO
  • BLUECARE DIRECT-HMO
  • SEIU HEALTHCARE-PPO
  • MEDICARE-MEDICARE

Other Specialties

  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Family Medicine

Accepting Referrals

  • Family Medicine
  • Geriatric Medicine

Areas Of Interest

Primary Senior Care

Physicians on Silver Cross Hospital’s Medical Staff have expertise in their areas of practice to meet the needs of patients seeking their care. These physicians are independent practitioners on the Medical Staff and are not the agents or employees of Silver Cross Hospital. They treat patients based upon their independent medical judgment and they bill patients separately for their services.