Health Wellness, Fitness, and Medical Articles. Illinois Doctors Near Me
West Chicago, Illinois Anesthesiologist
administers drugs and monitors patient condition during surgery; also provides pain management for acute and chronic conditions.
West Chicago, Illinois Cardiologist, Interventional Cardiologist, Cardiac Electrophysiologist
a cardiologist specializes in diseases of the heart and blood vessels; an interventional cardiologists uses guided imaging to diagnose and treat those diseases; a cardiac electrophysiologist specializes in treating irregular heart rhythms caused by electrical problems in the heart.
West Chicago, Illinois Cardiovascular Surgeon, Cardiothoracic Surgeon
a cardiovascular surgeon specializes in the surgical management of blood vessels and heart disorders; a cardiothoracic surgeon specializes in pathological conditions within the chest.
West Chicago, Illinois Emergency medicine
physicians who care for patients with acute illnesses or injuries which require immediate medical attention; they diagnose a variety of illnesses and undertake acute interventions to stabilize the patient.
West Chicago, Illinois Endocrinologist
diagnoses and treats diabetes, hormone imbalances, thyroid disease and other disorders of the endocrine system.
West Chicago, Illinois Family medicine
provides continuing, comprehensive health care for the individual and family. Encompasses all ages, both sexes, each organ system, and every disease entity; a family physician's care is based on knowledge of the patient in the context of the family and the community, emphasizing disease prevention and health promotion.
West Chicago, Illinois Gastroenterologist
specializes in diseases of the digestive system.
West Chicago, Illinois Geriatrician (Geriatric Medicine)
general practice physician who specializes in caring for older adults.
West Chicago, Illinois Hematologist
a hematologist specializes in diseases of the blood and bone marrow.
West Chicago, Illinois Hepatologist
specializes in diseases of the liver.
West Chicago, Illinois Hospitalist
internal medicine physician whose practice is limited to hospital inpatients.
West Chicago, Illinois Intensivist
hospital-based critical care medicine specialist who treats patients in intensive care settings.
West Chicago, Illinois Internal medicine
provides diagnosis, management and nonsurgical treatment of unusual or serious diseases.
West Chicago, Illinois Medical Geneticist
provides testing, counseling and therapy for genetic diseases.
West Chicago, Illinois Medical Oncologist, Radiation Oncologist
a medical oncologist specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of all types of cancers and tumors; a radiation oncologist specializes in the application of radiation to manage disease.
West Chicago, Illinois Neonatologist
cares for premature and critically ill newborns.
West Chicago, Illinois Nephrologist
specializes in diseases of the kidneys.
West Chicago, Illinois Neurologist, Neurosurgeon
a neurologist specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of all types of disease and functions of the brain, spine, peripheral nerves, muscles and nervous systems; a neurosurgeon provides surgical management of those disorders.
West Chicago, Illinois Neurophysiologist
a neurologist who diagnoses disorders of the central, peripheral and autonomic nervous systems through clinical evaluations and electrophysiologic testing.
West Chicago, Illinois Obstetrician/Gynecologist, Urogynecologist
an obstetrician/gynecologist specializes in the medical and surgical care of the female reproductive system and its associated disorders; a urogynecologist specializes in female urological problems.
West Chicago, Illinois Opthalmologist, Optometrist
an ophthalmologist provides comprehensive eye and vision care, including to medically or surgically treat eye disorders; an optometrist specializes in diagnosing diseases of the eye and correcting vision.
West Chicago, Illinois Orthopedic Surgeon
also known as an orthopod, an orthopedist is a surgeon who treats diseases, disorders and injuries of the musculoskeletal system.
West Chicago, Illinois Otolaryngologist
the technical name for an ear, nose and throat physician.
West Chicago, Illinois Pathologist
usually works behind the scenes to diagnose diseases by studying tissues, body fluids and organs.
West Chicago, Illinois Pediatrician
a child's physician who provides preventive health maintenance for healthy children and medical care for children who are acutely or chronically ill;
West Chicago, Illinois pediatricians manage the physical, mental, and emotional well-being of their patients, in every stage of development
in good health or in illness.
West Chicago, Illinois Perinatologist
specializes in caring for high-risk pregnancies.
West Chicago, Illinois Physiatrist
specializes in physical medicine and rehabilitation.
West Chicago, Illinois Podiatrist
specialist that treats both medical and surgical deformities of the foot and ankle.
West Chicago, Illinois Pulmonologist
specializes in lung disease.
West Chicago, Illinois Radiologist, Interventional Radiologist
radiologists perform and interpret imaging tests; interventional radiologists also perform minimally invasive procedures, such as embolization, thrombolysis and biopsies, using imaging guidance.
West Chicago, Illinois Rheumatologist
specializes in arthritis and diseases of the joints, as well as autoimmune disorders, such as lupus.
West Chicago, Illinois Sleep doctors
diagnoses and treats sleep disorders, and also may have expertise in behavioral and cognitive methods to prevent them.