Dr Faris Abusharif

an accomplished anesthesiologist

Dr. Faris F. Abusharif is an accomplished anesthesiologist based in Orland Park, Illinois, with a remarkable medical career spanning over 20 years. His journey into the world of medicine commenced with the acquisition of his Doctor of Medicine degree from the Chicago Medical School/Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science in June 1999. This marked the inception of an unwavering commitment to the ever-evolving field of pain medicine.

Throughout his educational journey, Dr. Abusharif’s dedication to excellence shone brightly. He achieved a Bachelor of Science in Biology from DePaul University in Chicago, IL, in October 1995. His residency training encompassed diverse aspects of healthcare, including general surgery at Nassau County Medical Center and St. Joseph’s Hospital in Chicago, alongside anesthesiology at the University of Illinois, Chicago.

Professional Credentials

Education & Experience

  • Educational Background: Dr. Abusharif earned his Doctor of Medicine degree from the Chicago Medical School/Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, showcasing his commitment to medical excellence. He also holds a Bachelor of Science in Biology from DePaul University, providing a strong foundation in the life sciences.
  • Extensive Experience: With a career spanning more than two decades, Dr. Abusharif’s journey includes comprehensive training in general surgery, anesthesia, and interventional pain management. His experiences at Nassau County Medical Center, St. Joseph’s Hospital in Chicago, and the University of Illinois, Chicago, have shaped his expertise in the field.

More About Dr. AbuSharif

  • Areas of Expertise: Dr. Abusharif is a dedicated anesthesiologist and a recognized authority in interventional pain management and minimally invasive spine surgery. His proficiency extends to academic teaching, where he has been a clinical preceptor for medical students and a guest lecturer in anesthesia and pain management at Midwestern University Medical School.
  • Contributions to Research and Publications: Dr. Abusharif has actively engaged in medical research, contributing to studies in vascular research and presenting findings at conferences. His publications in esteemed journals and presentations underscore his commitment to advancing pain medicine.
  • Hospital and Surgical Center Affiliations: Dr. Abusharif holds privileges at prestigious institutions, including the Preferred Surgery Center, Silver Cross Hospital, and the Center for Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery. This extensive network reinforces his dedication to providing top-quality healthcare services.
  • Active Professional Engagement: He maintains active memberships in esteemed professional organizations, such as the American Medical Association, Illinois State Medical Society, Chicago Medical Society, American Society of Anesthesiologists, and the American Academy of Pain Medicine. These affiliations reflect his commitment to staying at the forefront of medical advancements.

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