Farah A. Alvi, M.D.

Dr. Alvi is a fellowship-trained minimally invasive gynecologic surgeon, who is committed to providing compassionate, personalized, and evidence-based gynecologic care for women of all ages. In addition to offering routine care, she performs office-based and minimally invasive procedures, including outpatient and in-office hysteroscopy, laparoscopy, and robotic surgery. She treats conditions such as abnormal bleeding, fibroids, ovarian cysts, infertility, adenomyosis, pelvic pain, and endometriosis. She also offers treatments for menopausal management, including Mona Lisa.


Dr. Alvi earned her master’s degree in Biomedical Sciences and medical degree in Ohio at The University of Toledo College of Medicine. She completed her residency at Saint Joseph Hospital in Chicago and then went on to pursue additional specialized training in the form of a two-year fellowship in Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. Dr. Alvi has served as an attending faculty Clinical Instructor at Northwestern, teaching residents and medical students. She has also published in a number of medical professional journals and presented her research at several national meetings.


Dr. Alvi is married and lives in the northwest Chicago suburbs with her husband and son. She has a strong passion for women’s health and strives to do the very best for her patients. She is also fluent in Urdu/Hindi.

Available Location: 

Downtown Arlington Heights

216 South Arlington Heights Road

Arlington Heights, IL 60005