About Dr. Arora


Dr. Ashish Arora is board certified in Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Internal Medicine.  His patient approach centers around active communication, compassionate care, and hard work.  He completed his medical school training at University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, Nebraska. He subsequently finished his residency training and fellowship at Loyola University Medical Center in Illinois with a  specialty fellowship specifically in Hepatology.  

Dr. Arora brings with him clinical expertise in general gastroenterology including GERD (Heartburn), peptic ulcer disease, inflammatory bowel disease (Ulcerative Colitis and Crohn's Disease), IBS, colon cancer and colon cancer screening. In Dr. Arora’s hepatology specialty he provides his patients with clinical treatment of Hepatitis B and C,  and a special interest in treating diseases of the liver. Dr. Arora performs a variety of procedures including EGDs, Colonoscopies, BRAVO studies, ERCPs, and Fibroscans. He continues to teach at residency programs at West Suburban Hospital and Lutheran General Hospitals here in Illinois. He is a member of a member of several gastrointestinal professional societies and has won awards including “Senior Resident Teaching Recognition” from Loyola University Medical Center.

He and the healthcare team at Lakeshore Gastroenterology and Liver Disease Institute work together to help you Get Back To Living Comfortably.

Education & Training

Board Certifications

American Board of Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology and Hepatology

Medical School

Creighton University, Omaha, Nebraska

University Of Nebraska Medical Center

INternal Medicine Residency

Loyola University Medical Center

Gastroenterology Fellowship

Loyola University Medical Center

Hepatology Fellowship

Loyola University Medical Center

Practicing Since



Member American College of Gastroenterology (ACG)

Member American Gastrointestinal Association (AGA)

Member American Medical Association (AMA)

Member Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE)

Additional Experience

Faculty Clinical Educator Residency Program, West Suburban Hospital and Lutheran General Hospital.

Clinical Interests

Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) / heartburn

Peptic ulcer disease

Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) 

Ulcerative colitis

Crohn's disease

Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) 

Colon Cancer and colon cancer screening

Hepatitis B and C

Disease of the liver

Languages Spoken



“Senior Resident Teaching Recognition,”  Loyola University Medical Center.

Contact Information

Des Plaines

150 N. River Road, Suite 210, Des Plaines, IL 60016

PHONE (847) 290-3800

FAX (847) 290-0889 

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Oak Park

1 Erie Court, Suite 3100, Oak Park, IL 60302

PHONE (708) 763-8248

FAX  (708) 383-7875 

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