We found 37 providers matching laparoscopic surgery and who accept Aetna POS near Glen Ellyn, IL.

Showing 1-16 of 37
Dr. Andrew A Roth, MD
Specializes in Other, Obstetrics, Gynecology
246 E. Janata Boulevard; Suite 130
Lombard, IL
 

Dr. Andrew Roth practices obstetrics and gynecology. Dr. Roth's average rating from his patients is 4.0 stars out of 5. His areas of expertise include the following: sexually transmitted diseases (STds), high risk pregnancy, and premenstrual syndrome (PMS). He is affiliated with Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital and Alexian Brothers Health System (ABHS). Dr. Roth is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, United Healthcare Plans, and United Healthcare HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. His practice is open to new patients. He graduated from Loyola University Chicago, Stritch School of Medicine and then he performed his residency at Rush University Medical Center. He is conversant in French.

Read more

Relevant Interests: , laparoscopic surgery

All Interests: Incontinence, Incontinence Surgery, High Risk Pregnancy, Fibroids, Women's Health Issues, Uterine ... (Read more)

Dr. Van Louis Vallina, MD
Specializes in General Surgery, Bariatric Surgery, Critical Care
430 Pennsylvania Avenue; Suite 350
Glen Ellyn, IL
 

Dr. Van Vallina's areas of specialization are general surgery, bariatric surgery, and critical care (intensive care medicine). His average rating from his patients is 3.0 stars out of 5. These areas are among his clinical interests: breast biopsy, minimally invasive surgery, and breast surgery. Dr. Vallina is affiliated with Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital. He honors Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and more. He welcomes new patients. Before performing his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Illinois at Chicago, Dr. Vallina attended the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago for medical school. In addition to English, Dr. Vallina (or staff) speaks Spanish and German.

Read more

Relevant Interests: , laparoscopic surgery

All Interests: Breast Biopsy, Colitis, Crohn's Disease, Gallbladder Problems, Surgical Procedures, Breast Surgery, ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 16
  • Uninsured Cost: $2,023
  • Medicare Cost: $476
Dr. David A Klem, MD
Specializes in General Surgery, Bariatric Surgery
7 Blanchard Circle; Suite 104
Wheaton, IL
 

Dr. David Klem is a medical specialist in general surgery and bariatric surgery. He has a 4.0 out of 5 star average patient rating. These areas are among Dr. Klem's clinical interests: colorectal surgery procedures, colon cancer, and gallbladder removal surgery (cholecystectomy). He is professionally affiliated with Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital. Dr. Klem is in-network for Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and more. He is open to new patients. He graduated from Rush Medical College. His training includes a residency program at Rush University Medical Center.

Read more

Relevant Interests: , laparoscopic surgery

All Interests: Colon Cancer, Gallbladder Removal Surgery, Gastric Bypass Surgery, Hernia Surgery, Colorectal ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 25
  • Uninsured Cost: $1,051
  • Medicare Cost: $573
Dr. David Owen Woodard, MD
Specializes in General Surgery, Bariatric Surgery
25 N Winfield Road; Suite 410
Winfield, IL
 

Dr. David Woodard is a general surgery and bariatric surgery specialist. Dr. Woodard's areas of expertise include the following: colorectal surgery procedures, breast surgery, and gallbladder removal surgery (cholecystectomy). He accepts Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry, as well as other insurance carriers. He is a graduate of SUNY Upstate Medical University and a graduate of Rush University Medical Center's residency program. Dr. Woodard's professional affiliations include Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital and Delnor Hospital. His practice is open to new patients.

Read more

Relevant Interests: , laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy, laparoscopic surgery

All Interests: Breast Surgery, Sleeve Gastrectomy, Hernia Surgery, Colorectal Surgery Procedures, Laparoscopic ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 24
  • Uninsured Cost: $2,360 - $3,474
  • Medicare Cost: $427 - $685
Dr. Anthony F Altimari, MD
Specializes in General Surgery
7 Blanchard Circle; Suite 104
Wheaton, IL
 

Dr. Anthony Altimari's specialty is general surgery. These areas are among Dr. Altimari's clinical interests: colorectal surgery procedures, breast surgery, and gallbladder removal surgery (cholecystectomy). He has received a 4.0 out of 5 star rating by his patients. He honors Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry, in addition to other insurance carriers. He attended Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, Chicago Medical School and subsequently trained at a hospital affiliated with Loyola University for residency. Dr. Altimari has received professional recognition including the following: Chicago Super Doctors. He is affiliated with Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital and Delnor Hospital. Dr. Altimari has an open panel.

Read more

Relevant Interests: , laparoscopic surgery

All Interests: Gallbladder Removal Surgery, Thyroid Surgery, Breast Surgery, Hernia Surgery, Hiatal Hernia, ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 50
  • Uninsured Cost: $839 - $1,383
  • Medicare Cost: $486 - $617
Dr. Michael I Hussey, MD
Specializes in General Gynecology
397 S Schmale Road
Carol Stream, IL
 

Dr. Michael Hussey's medical specialty is general gynecology. These areas are among Dr. Hussey's clinical interests: gynecological problems, menopause, and laser surgery. He is professionally affiliated with Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, HFN, and more. Dr. Hussey is open to new patients. After attending Loyola University Chicago, Stritch School of Medicine, he completed his residency training at John Stroger Hospital of Cook County.

Read more

Relevant Interests: , laparoscopic surgery

All Interests: Menopause, Laparoscopic Surgery, Laser Surgery, Gynecological Problems, Stress Urinary Incontinence

Dr. Samuel F Botros, MD
Specializes in Obstetrics, Gynecology
1 Tiffany Pointe; Suite G1
Bloomingdale, IL
 

Dr. Samuel Botros' medical specialty is obstetrics and gynecology. Dr. Botros (or staff) speaks the following languages: Arabic and Spanish. Areas of expertise for Dr. Botros include high risk pregnancy, polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS), and infertility. He is professionally affiliated with Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital and Alexian Brothers Health System (ABHS). He attended Ain Shams University Faculty of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center and Mount Sinai Hospital, Chicago. Dr. Botros accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, TRICARE, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. He has an open panel.

Read more

Relevant Interests: , laparoscopic surgery

All Interests: Infertility, Botox Injection, Laparoscopic Surgery, Weight Loss, Facial Problems, Laser Treatment, ... (Read more)

Dr. Yolanda I Chang, MD
Specializes in General Surgery
7 Blanchard Circle; Suite 104
Wheaton, IL
 

Dr. Yolanda Chang's specialty is general surgery. She has a special interest in colorectal surgery procedures, gallbladder removal surgery (cholecystectomy), and hernia surgery. Dr. Chang is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry. She graduated from the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria. For her residency, Dr. Chang trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of Illinois at Peoria. She is affiliated with Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital and Delnor Hospital. Dr. Chang has an open panel.

Read more

Relevant Interests: , laparoscopic surgery

All Interests: Gallbladder Removal Surgery, Hernia Surgery, Colorectal Surgery Procedures, Laparoscopic Surgery, ... (Read more)

Dr. John Thomas Carroll, MD
Specializes in General Obstetrics & Gynecology
503 Thornhill Drive
Carol Stream, IL
 

Dr. John Carroll is a physician who specializes in general obstetrics & gynecology. Areas of expertise for Dr. Carroll include menopause, well women care, and high risk pregnancy. Dr. Carroll is rated 3.5 stars out of 5 by his patients. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, United Healthcare POS, United Healthcare PPO, and more. After attending Medical College of Wisconsin for medical school, he completed his residency training at Rush University Medical Center. Dr. Carroll is affiliated with Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital and Delnor Hospital. He has an open panel.

Read more

Relevant Interests: , laparoscopic surgery

All Interests: Menopause, Laparoscopic Surgery, Well Women Care, Hormone Replacement Therapy, High Risk Pregnancy, ... (Read more)

Dr. Kenneth Ridge Macek, MD
Specializes in General Obstetrics & Gynecology
885 Roosevelt Road; Suite 102
Glen Ellyn, IL
 

Dr. Kenneth Macek specializes in general obstetrics & gynecology and practices in Glen Ellyn, IL, Warrenville, IL, and Wheaton, IL. Clinical interests for Dr. Macek include essure, high risk pregnancy, and novasure. His professional affiliations include Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital and Delnor Hospital. He attended Loyola University Chicago, Stritch School of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Chicago. Dr. Macek is an in-network provider for Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry, as well as other insurance carriers. He is open to new patients.

Read more

Relevant Interests: , laparoscopic surgery

All Interests: Essure, Contraception, High Risk Pregnancy, Fibroids, Endometrial Ablation, Ovarian Cyst, Uterine ... (Read more)

Dr. Thomas W Tomasik, MD
Specializes in General Surgery
7 Blanchard Circle; Suite 104
Wheaton, IL
 

Dr. Thomas Tomasik is a Wheaton, IL physician who specializes in general surgery. Patient ratings for Dr. Tomasik average 3.5 stars out of 5. Areas of expertise for Dr. Tomasik include colorectal surgery procedures, gallbladder removal surgery (cholecystectomy), and hernia surgery. He takes several insurance carriers, including Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry. Dr. Tomasik obtained his medical school training at Loyola University Chicago, Stritch School of Medicine and performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with Loyola University. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital and Delnor Hospital. He is accepting new patients.

Read more

Relevant Interests: , laparoscopic surgery

All Interests: Abdominal Surgery, Gallbladder Removal Surgery, Hernia Surgery, Colorectal Surgery Procedures, ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 40
  • Uninsured Cost: $925 - $1,332
  • Medicare Cost: $457 - $717
Dr. Michelle L Szwedo, MD
Specializes in General Obstetrics & Gynecology
471 W. Army Trail; Suite 103
Bloomingdale, IL
 

Dr. Michelle Szwedo is a physician who specializes in general obstetrics & gynecology. Areas of expertise for Dr. Szwedo include sexually transmitted diseases (STds), premenstrual syndrome (PMS), and laparoscopic surgery. Her professional affiliations include Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital and Delnor Hospital. She graduated from Loyola University Chicago, Stritch School of Medicine and then she performed her residency at a hospital affiliated with Loyola University. The average patient rating for Dr. Szwedo is 2.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Szwedo accepts Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and TRICARE, as well as other insurance carriers. She is accepting new patients.

Read more

Relevant Interests: , laparoscopic surgery

All Interests: Laparoscopic Surgery, Premenstrual Syndrome, Hormone Replacement Therapy, Sexually Transmitted ... (Read more)

Dr. Matthew David Cox, MD
Specializes in General Surgery
430 Pennsylvania Avenue; Suite 350
Glen Ellyn, IL
 

Dr. Matthew Cox's area of specialization is general surgery. Dr. Cox's areas of expertise include the following: colorectal surgery procedures, gallbladder removal surgery (cholecystectomy), and breast issues. He is in-network for Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry, as well as other insurance carriers. He is a graduate of the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign College of Medicine. Dr. Cox completed his residency training at a hospital affiliated with Medical College of Wisconsin. He is professionally affiliated with Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital. His practice is open to new patients.

Read more

Relevant Interests: , laparoscopic surgery

All Interests: Gallbladder Problems, Gallbladder Removal Surgery, Hemorrhoids, Thyroid Problems, Thyroid Surgery, ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 14
  • Uninsured Cost: $2,759
  • Medicare Cost: $739
Dr. Bernadette D Bernardo, MD
Specializes in General Obstetrics & Gynecology
150 East Willow Avenue; Suite 200
Wheaton, IL
 

Dr. Bernadette Bernardo is a general obstetrics & gynecology specialist. She has a 3.5 out of 5 star average patient rating. These areas are among Dr. Bernardo's clinical interests: sexually transmitted diseases (STds), menstrual disorders, and high risk pregnancy. She is professionally affiliated with Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital. Dr. Bernardo honors Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and more. She welcomes new patients. She graduated from Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine.

Read more

Relevant Interests: , laparoscopic surgery

All Interests: Infertility, Contraception, Laparoscopic Surgery, Menstrual Disorders, Sexually Transmitted ... (Read more)

Dr. Reena Jabamoni, MD
Specializes in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Gynecology
3825 Highland Avenue; Tower 2, Suite 306
Downers Grove, IL
 

Dr. Reena Jabamoni's areas of specialization are reproductive endocrinology and infertility and gynecology; she sees patients in Hoffman Estates, IL and Downers Grove, IL. Patient reviews placed Dr. Jabamoni at an average of 3.5 stars out of 5. These areas are among her clinical interests: infertility, hysteroscopy, and ultrasound (sonogram). She honors Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and more. She studied medicine at Stanley Medical College. In addition to English, Dr. Jabamoni speaks Tamil. She is affiliated with Alexian Brothers Health System (ABHS), Gottlieb Memorial Hospital, and Centegra Health System.

Read more

Relevant Interests: , laparoscopic surgery

All Interests: Infertility, Hysteroscopy, Ultrasound, in Vitro Fertilization, Hormone Testing, Laparoscopic ... (Read more)

Dr. David R De Haan, MD
Specializes in General Surgery
1801 South Highland Avenue; Suite 220
Lombard, IL
 

Dr. David Dehaan's medical specialty is general surgery. He attended the University of Michigan Medical School and subsequently trained at Rush University Medical Center for residency. Areas of expertise for Dr. Dehaan include breast biopsy, colorectal surgery procedures, and thyroid problems. Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Dehaan accepts. He has received the following distinction: Chicago Super Doctors. Dr. Dehaan's professional affiliations include Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital, Adventist Hinsdale Hospital, and DuPage Medical Group (DMG). New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment.

Read more

Relevant Interests: , laparoscopic surgery

All Interests: Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy, Breast Biopsy, Endoscopic Surgery, Gallbladder Problems, Hernia, ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 14
  • Uninsured Cost: $2,900
  • Medicare Cost: $748

Conditions / Treatments

Gender

Insurance

New Patients

Medicare Patient Age

Medicare Patient Conditions

Medicare Patient Ethnicity

Medicare Patient Gender

Medicare Patient Insurance Eligibility

Additional Information

Distinctions

Foreign Language

Online Communication

Patient Demographic

Practice Affiliation

Credentials

Fellowship

Medical School

Residency

Specialty

Years Since Graduation

What is Laparoscopic Surgery?

Laparoscopic surgery is a kind of minimally invasive surgery using a thin, narrow tube called a laparoscope. Usually performed on the abdomen or the pelvic region, the surgeon makes a few very small incisions instead of one large one.

During the procedure, the surgeon inserts the laparoscope, which contains a light and camera that allows the surgeon to see what is happening inside the body. Then tiny tools are placed through the small openings and used to perform the surgery.

The most common laparoscopic surgery is gallbladder removal, but laparoscopic surgery may also be used for the removal of a kidney or appendix, to treat certain cysts and tumors, for bariatric surgery, for some GERD treatments, or for hernia repairs, among others.

Because laparoscopic surgery only uses a few tiny incisions, the scars are minimal and recovery is easier than with open surgery.