WELCOME TO CENTRAL PRIMARY CARE
The team at Central Primary Care have decades of experience in providing top-quality primary care and same-day injury and illness care to people of all ages, and members of our community's workforce.
Central Primary Care is recognized by the National Committee for Quality Assurance as a Patient-Centered Medical Home, and certified practice for diabetes, and heart/stroke care.
HARESH SAWLANI, MD
Founder and Medical Director
Central Primary Care
Licensed Civil Surgeon
Languages: English, Hindi
Dr. Sawlani received a Certificate of Recognition from the NCQA for providing quality cardiovascular and stroke care to his patients. Dr. Sawlani founded the practice in 2002, finished his Internal Medicine training at Rush/Westlake hospital, Chicago, IL, and was Board Certified in Internal Medicine in 1996.
Dr. Sawlani is a USCIS licensed Civil Surgeon, certified to do immigration medical exams.
Dr. Sawlani has been in Private Practice since 1996. Dr Sawlani is currently on staff at Gottlieb Memorial Hospital, Community First Medical Center, Presence Resurrection Medical Center and also at various nursing homes. He is the Medical Director of Elmwood Care Nursing Home in Elmwood Park, IL as well as Regency Nursing Home in Niles, IL. Dr. Sawlani is also the medical director of the Illinois Physicians Alliance.
OUR DOCTORS AND PRACTITIONERS
Farah Ahmed, DO
Family Medicine Specialist
Languages: English, Arabic, Urdu
Dr. Ahmed specializes in Family Medicine. She attended medical school at Midwestern University, and did her residency at AMITA Health Saint Joseph Hospital in Chicago.
Kiran Ijaz, MD
Languages: English, Hindi, Punjabi, Urdu
Dr. Ijaz is board-certified in internal medicine. She graduated from the King Edward Medical University and did her residency at the University of Illinois College Of Medicine in Chicago.
Dr. Urszula Jablonska
Languages: English, Spanish, Polish
Dr. Jablonska is a family medicine doctor at Central Primary Care. She received her medical degree from Medical University of Warsaw and has been in practice for more than 20 years.
Mr. Tiju Mathews, NP
Family Nurse Practitioner
Tiju Mathews is a certified Family Nurse Practitioner at Central Primary Care.
Ms. Rosie Martinez, Office Manager / PCMH Coordinator
Ms. Debra Dempsey, Billing Coordinator
Andrea Chavez, Trieveonna Hardiman, Vanessa Araiza Bucio, Nicole Sienko, Medical Assistants
Jazmine Crespo, Katarzyna Sowa, Receptionists
In addition to English, most of our staff speak Spanish and Polish.
WHAT DO OUR PATIENTS SAY ABOUT CENTRAL PRIMARY CARE?
“Dr. Sawlani and his staff are knowledgeable, friendly, caring, empathic, and beyond helpful. Every appointment is like visiting family members you haven't seen in a while.”