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Award-Winning Healthcare With You in Mind

When we say “With you, for you,” we’re making a commitment. Those four words convey a sense of shared journey and unwavering assurance to be an enduring presence in the lives of the people we serve.

Whether you come to us for long-term skilled nursing care or short-term rehabilitation services — for yourself or a family member — Providence Healthcare & Rehabilitation Center of Downers Grove will walk with you through life, offering award-winning, Joint Commission-accredited healthcare.

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Skilled Nursing Care

Our Joint Commission-accredited long-term care is the perfect blend of healthcare and community. You’ll receive quality care in a compassionate environment.

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Sub-Acute Rehab Therapies

After an illness, injury, or accident, our award-winning rehabilitation therapies can get you back to your life.



Dr. Ojash T. Bhagwakar, medical director

Medical Director

Dr. Ojash T. Bhagwakar

Dr. Bhagwakar believes in establishing a strong patient-physician relationship and involving patients in their care. With a particular interest in preventative care; including diabetes, hypertension, and cholesterol; he works to help his patients understand their diagnoses and treatment options.

Dr. Bhagwakar earned his medical degree from University of Illinois at Chicago and is a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society. He is board certified in Internal Medicine, and practices with DuPage Medical Group.

Medical Director Dr. Karim S. Yunez

Medical Director

Dr. Karim S. Yunez

Dr. Yunez takes the time to get to know his patients and makes sure they feel confident in their treatment plan. A world traveler with an interest in soccer, he speaks both English and Spanish. His clinical interests include asthma, cholesterol management, cardiovascular disease, diabetes, digestive problems, nutrition, and weight management.

Dr. Yunez earned his medical degree from Universidad Central Del Este School of Medicine, located in San Pedro De Macoris, Dominican Republic. He completed residencies at University of Illinois at Chicago and Ravenswood Hospital Medical Center. He is also board certified in Internal Medicine. 

Award-Winning Care

We have a passion for excellence, and it shows. Our skilled nursing and rehabilitation services have been recognized by national organizations, including The Joint Commission. When you want the best care, trust Providence.

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