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Philosophy of care
"I work with my patients to choose treatment plans which they can embrace and maintain."
"I work with my patients to choose treatment plans which they can embrace and maintain."

Gerald Farby, M.D.

Internal Medicine, Geriatric Medicine


Affiliations Presence Medical Group
Presence Health Partners
Unite Here Health
Hospitals Presence Saint Francis Hospital
Years in practice 37
Languages spoken English
Board certifications Geriatric Medicine, Internal Medicine
Education Pritzker School of Medicine - University of Chicago Division of the Biological Sciences ; Michael Reese Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago (Residency)
Extended/Weekend Hours Evening and weekend hours Handicap Accessible Handicap accessible Convenient Parking Convenient parking
Office 1
3500 W. Peterson Ave.
Chicago, IL 60659
Ph 773.961.3200
Fax 773.267.6793
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Extended/Weekend Hours Handicap Accessible Convenient Parking




Aetna Cofinity PPO Aetna HMO Aetna Medicare Advantage
Aetna PPO POS All Kids (Medicaid) Beech Street (Viant) PPO
Blue Advantage HMO Blue Choice POS Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Choice Care PPO Choice POS CIGNA Care Network
CIGNA Choice Fund CIGNA HMO CIGNA Open Access/Open Access+
CIGNA PPO (State of IL) CIGNA PPO POS Coresource
CorVel PPO Coventry/First Health Evolutions Healthcare
Family Health Network - MAID First Health (Coventry) Galaxy Health Network
Great West HMO (CIGNA) Great West PPO, POS (CIGNA) HealthSpring MARE Advntg HMO
HFN PPO HMO Illinois Humana HMO
Humana PPO POS IlliniCare (Medicaid) Illinois Health Connect (MAID)
Illinois Healthy Woman - MAID Medicaid Medicare
Medicare HMO-Sterling Only Multiplan / PHCS PPO Multiplan / PHCS Savility
National EPO National HMO National POS-Open Access
PHCS PPO, EPO (Multiplan) Preferred Plan Inc. PPO UHC Ever Care Medicare Advntg
UHC HMO UHC PPO POS Blue Cross Medicare Advntg HMO
Aetna Choice POS / SmartCare Tricare / Champus First Health/Coventry Health
Savility (PHCS, Multiplan) Blue Choice PPO
Lab Services Available
Care of Geriatric Patients Diabetes Heart Problems

Gerald Farby, MD received his medical degree from University of Chicago and completed residency training at Michael Reese Hospital. He is board certified in internal medicine, and is dedicated to providing comprehensive care to his patients. His clinical interests include hypertension, diabetes, and heart disease.

Dr. Farby brings over 30 years experience partnering with his patients to promote healthy lifestyles and disease risk reduction.

Dr. Farby is on staff at Saint Francis Hospital as well as other community hospitals in the neighborhood. His office participates in Medicare and Medicaid, as well as most major HMO, PPO and conventional insurance plans. Dr. Farby is currently accepting new patients. Please call 773.961.3200 to schedule an appointment.