Refat Baridi, M.D.

Specialties:

Medical Oncology and Hematology-Oncology
  • Premier Suburban Medical Group

Call 815-300-7764

Accepting new patients.

Dr. Baridi completed a fellowship in hematology and oncology at Finch University of Health Sciences/Chicago Medical School, performed his residency in internal medicine at Mercy Hospital, an affiliate of University of Illinois-Chicago, and an internship in medicine at Ysbyty-Gwynedd hospital in Bangor, Wales. He also is a graduate of the faculty of medicine at Damascus University.

An Associate Professor of medicine at Rush University Medical Center, Dr. Baridi has been in practice for more than 20 years, and is highly trained and experienced hematologist-oncologist.

 Dr. Baridi’s philosophy of care is, “no one should be alone in a fight against cancer. You and our team of highly qualified healthcare providers are an unbeatable combination.” 

He is board-certified in hematology and medical oncology, and his professional affiliations include the American Society of clinical oncology (ASCO), the American Society of hematology (ASH). 

Dr. Baridi also serves as primary investigator at the North Center Cancer Treatment Group (NCCTG), the Eastern cooperative Oncology Group (ECOG), the National Surgical Breast and Bowl project, the South West Oncology Group (SWOG). 

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Gender:

Male

Experience

Year began practicing: 1994

Year joined staff: 2008

Education

1986
Damascus University Damascus Syria

Internships

1991
Mercy Hospital

Residency

1994
Mercy Hospital & Medical Center

Fellowship

1999
Finch University of Health Sciences

Board Certified

  • Hematology
  • Medical Oncology
  • Internal Medicine

Accepted Insurance

  • HFN, INC.-PPO
  • UNICARE (HEALTHLINK)-PPO
  • CIGNA-HMO, PPO
  • CATERPILLAR-PPO
  • AETNA-HMO
  • MEDICAID-MEDICAID
  • (GENERAL)-PPO, WORKERS COMPENSATION
  • MEDICARE-MEDICARE

Other Specialties

  • Hematology
  • Medical Oncology
  • Internal Medicine

Accepting Referrals

  • Hematology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Medical Oncology

Areas Of Interest

Abdominal Cancer, Anemia, Bladder Cancer, Bowel Cancer, Breast Cancer, Cancer, Coagulation Disorders, Hematology, Kidney Cancer, Laryngeal Cancer, Lung Cancer, Lymphoma (ALL), Oncology, Ovarian Cancer, Prostate Cancer, Uterine Cancer

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.