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We found 12 providers matching echocardiogram and who accept Beech Street near Oak Park, IL.

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Dr. Joyce Tawfik Johnson, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Cardiology
Surgical Treatment Center
Westchester, IL
 

Dr. Joyce Johnson practices pediatric cardiology. She graduated from the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. Dr. Johnson trained at a hospital affiliated with Oregon Health & Science University for her residency. She has a special interest in heart problems. She is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, HFN, and Coventry. She speaks Arabic. Dr. Johnson's professional affiliations include Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital, Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago, and Delnor Hospital. Unfortunately, she is not currently accepting new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , fetal echocardiography, transesophageal echocardiography (TEE), transthoracic echocardiography (TTE)

All Interests: Fetal Echocardiography, Heart Problems, Transesophageal Echocardiography, Transthoracic ... (Read more)

Dr. Jeffrey H Freihage, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
7035 West North Avenue
Oak Park, IL
 

Dr. Jeffrey Freihage is a specialist in adult cardiology and interventional cardiology. Areas of expertise for Dr. Freihage include cardiac risk reduction, carotid artery disease, and heart attack. He takes Preferred Network Access (PNA), Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, United Healthcare HMO, and more. Dr. Freihage's education and training includes medical school at Loyola University Chicago, Stritch School of Medicine and residency at a hospital affiliated with Loyola University. Dr. Freihage is conversant in Spanish. His professional affiliations include Alexian Brothers Health System (ABHS), Adventist GlenOaks Hospital, and Adventist Health Network (AHN).

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Relevant Interests: , echocardiogram (echo)

All Interests: Atrial Fibrillation, Cardiac Stress Testing, Carotid Artery Stenting, Cardiac Ablation, ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 433
  • Uninsured Cost: $200 - $579
  • Medicare Cost: $66 - $190
Dr. Parag M Doshi, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology, Cardiac Electrophysiology
7035 West North Avenue
Oak Park, IL
 

Dr. Parag Doshi practices adult cardiology, interventional cardiology, and cardiac electrophysiology (heart rhythm). Dr. Doshi (or staff) speaks Filipino, Spanish, and Polish. Dr. Doshi's areas of expertise include cardiac risk reduction, carotid artery disease, and heart attack. His professional affiliations include Alexian Brothers Health System (ABHS), Adventist GlenOaks Hospital, and Adventist Health Network (AHN). He is a graduate of Medical College Baroda and a graduate of Advocate Christ Medical Center, Oak Lawn's residency program. He has a 4.0 out of 5 star average patient rating. Preferred Network Access (PNA), Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and United Healthcare HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Doshi takes.

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Relevant Interests: , echocardiogram (echo), transesophageal echocardiography (TEE)

All Interests: Atrial Fibrillation, Carotid Artery Stenting, Cardiac Ablation, Hypertension, Heart Surgery, ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 79
  • Uninsured Cost: $532
  • Medicare Cost: $173
Dr. Mark Balek, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Nuclear Cardiology
7035 W. North Avenue
Oak Park, IL
 

Dr. Mark Balek is an adult cardiology and nuclear cardiology specialist. Dr. Balek's education and training includes medical school at Ross University School of Medicine and residency at New York Hospital Queens. He honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, United Healthcare HMO, and United Healthcare POS. In addition to English, Dr. Balek (or staff) speaks Mandarin, Korean, and Greek. Dr. Balek is affiliated with Alexian Brothers Health System (ABHS) and Adventist GlenOaks Hospital.

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2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 796
  • Uninsured Cost: $55 - $225
  • Medicare Cost: $27 - $113
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Dr. Pablo F Soto, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Nuclear Cardiology
7035 West North Avenue
Oak Park, IL
 

Dr. Pablo Soto is an adult cardiology and nuclear cardiology specialist in Schaumburg, IL, Oak Park, IL, and Bloomingdale, IL. His education and training includes medical school at Duke University School of Medicine and residency at New York-Presbyterian Hospital. Clinical interests for Dr. Soto include holter monitoring, cardiac resynchronization therapy (CRT), and blood pressure problems. He is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry. Dr. Soto is conversant in Spanish. His professional affiliations include Alexian Brothers Health System (ABHS), Adventist GlenOaks Hospital, and Adventist Health Network (AHN).

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Relevant Interests: , echocardiogram (echo)

All Interests: Atrial Fibrillation, Cardiac Stress Testing, Cardiac Ablation, Heart Problems, Blood Pressure ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 584
  • Uninsured Cost: $200 - $547
  • Medicare Cost: $66 - $179
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Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Nuclear Cardiology
7035 North Avenue
Oak Park, IL
 

Dr. Katherine Heretis' areas of specialization are adult cardiology and nuclear cardiology; dr. Katherine Heretis sees patients in Schaumburg, IL, Oak Park, IL, and Bloomingdale, IL. Before completing Dr. Heretis's residency at a hospital affiliated with New York University (NYU), Dr. Heretis attended medical school at Ross University School of Medicine. Dr. Heretis accepts several insurance carriers, including Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry. In addition to English, Dr. Heretis (or staff) speaks Mandarin, Korean, and Spanish. Dr. Heretis is affiliated with Alexian Brothers Health System (ABHS) and Adventist GlenOaks Hospital.

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2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 304
  • Uninsured Cost: $55 - $522
  • Medicare Cost: $27 - $215
Dr. Safdar Ali, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology
2222 W Division Street; #220
Chicago, IL
 

Dr. Safdar Ali is a cardiologist. His areas of expertise include the following: diastolic heart failure, hypertension (high blood pressure), and atherosclerosis prevention. Dr. Ali accepts several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, TRICARE, and United Healthcare Plans. He obtained his medical school training at Nishtar Medical College and performed his residency at Detroit Medical Center/Wayne State University. In addition to English, Dr. Ali (or staff) speaks Urdu and Hindi. He is affiliated with Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, and Jesse Brown VA Medical Center. He welcomes new patients.

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Clinical Interests: Syncope, Hypertension, Diastolic Heart Failure, Atherosclerosis Prevention, Cholesterol Problems, ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 394
  • Uninsured Cost: $650 - $1,075
  • Medicare Cost: $66 - $248
Dr. Aasita Nitin Patel, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Nuclear Cardiology
7035 North Avenue
Oak Park, IL
 

Dr. Aasita Patel specializes in adult cardiology and nuclear cardiology. These areas are among Dr. Patel's clinical interests: cardiac risk reduction, carotid artery disease, and heart attack. She is an in-network provider for Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and more. She attended Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, Chicago Medical School and the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago for medical school and subsequently trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of Illinois at Chicago for residency. Dr. Patel (or staff) speaks the following languages: Gujarati and Hindi. Her professional affiliations include Alexian Brothers Health System (ABHS), Adventist GlenOaks Hospital, and Adventist Health Network (AHN).

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Relevant Interests: , echocardiogram (echo)

All Interests: Atrial Fibrillation, Cardiac Stress Testing, Carotid Artery Stenting, Cardiac Ablation, ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 455
  • Uninsured Cost: $200 - $603
  • Medicare Cost: $66 - $196
Dr. Ankush Goel, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
7035 West North Avenue
Oak Park, IL
 

Dr. Ankush Goel's medical specialty is adult cardiology and interventional cardiology. Dr. Goel attended the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago and then went on to complete his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Illinois at Chicago. His areas of expertise consist of heart problems, heart surgery, and cardiac catheterization. He honors Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, United Healthcare HMO, United Healthcare POS, and more. Dr. Goel is affiliated with Alexian Brothers Health System (ABHS).

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Clinical Interests: Heart Problems, Heart Surgery, Cardiac Catheterization

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 208
  • Uninsured Cost: $200 - $573
  • Medicare Cost: $65 - $191
Dr. Ameet Hemendra Parikh, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology
3231 S. Euclid; 3231 S. Euclid, Suite 201
Berwyn, IL
 

Dr. Ameet Parikh's area of specialization is adult cardiology. Dr. Parikh's hospital/clinic affiliations include Adventist Bolingbrook Hospital, Adventist Hinsdale Hospital, and Adventist La Grange Memorial Hospital. He takes several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, TRICARE, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. After attending the University of Toledo College of Medicine for medical school, he completed his residency training at McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University.

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2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 500
  • Uninsured Cost: $278 - $862
  • Medicare Cost: $66 - $190
Dr. Tahir Rohail, MD
Specializes in General Internal Medicine
5000 South 5th Avenue
Hines, IL
 

Dr. Tahir Rohail sees patients in Riverside, IL and Hines, IL. His medical specialty is general internal medicine. Areas of expertise for Dr. Rohail include cancer screening, cardiac risk reduction, and adolescent issues. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Rohail studied medicine at King Edward Medical University. Dr. Rohail (or staff) speaks Urdu, Hindi, and Punjabi. Dr. Rohail's professional affiliations include Adventist Bolingbrook Hospital, Adventist Hinsdale Hospital, and Adventist La Grange Memorial Hospital.

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Clinical Interests: Depression, Adolescent Issues, Eating Disorders, Diabetes, Arthritis, Hormone Replacement Therapy, ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 21
  • Uninsured Cost: $1,200
  • Medicare Cost: $202
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Specializes in Family Medicine
6840 Windsor Avenue
Berwyn, IL
 

Dr. Bradford Wainer's specialty is family medicine. He graduated from Midwestern University, Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine. Clinical interests for Dr. Wainer include well woman gynecology, cancer screening, and cardiac risk reduction. He takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, TRICARE, and Preferred Network Access (PNA), as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Wainer's professional affiliations include Adventist La Grange Memorial Hospital and Adventist Health Network (AHN).

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Clinical Interests: Cancer Screening, Cardiac Risk Reduction, Adolescent Issues, Headache, Osteoporosis, Allergies, ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 16
  • Uninsured Cost: $350
  • Medicare Cost: $134

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What is an Echocardiogram?

An echocardiogram (or “echo” for short) is an imaging test that uses ultrasound to take real-time pictures of the beating heart. Ultrasound is a very safe and painless way of using high-frequency sound echoes to make pictures of what is inside the body. An echocardiogram can check the size, thickness, and movement of the heart muscle. It can show how blood is flowing within the heart and whether the valves in the heart are working properly. It is sometimes used to check for heart defects or blood clots. It can show fluid building up around the heart or can be used to measure how much blood the heart is pumping with each beat.

The procedure for an echocardiogram is very simple. You will go into a room in a hospital or clinic, remove your shirt, and lay down on a table. If you are also having an EKG (electrocardiogram), small sticky pads with wires will be applied to your chest area. An EKG measures the electric activity of your heart to go along with the ultrasound (echo) information. A clear gel is applied to the skin of your chest to remove any air bubbles between your skin and the machine that provides the ultrasound. Then, a technician moves an ultrasound transducer wand over your chest to gather the image of your heart. It normally takes 15 - 30 minutes and is painless.