Dr. Cesar J Herrera MD Cardiologist

Dr. Cesar Herrera is a cardiologist in Chicago, Illinois and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center and Rush University Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Pontificia Universidad Católica Madre y Maestra and has been in practice for 33 years. He is one of 27 doctors at Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center and one of 30 at Rush University Medical Center who specialize in Cardiovascular Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Cardiologist: General Cardiology

Hospital Affiliation

Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center
High performing in Cardiology & Heart Surgery

Rush University Medical Center
Ranked #28 in Cardiology & Heart Surgery

Swedish Covenant Hospital

Education & Medical Training

Wayne State University School of Medicine
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1984–1988

McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University
Fellowship, Cardiovascular Disease, 1988–1991

Pontificia Universidad Católica Madre y Maestra
Class of 1981

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Cardiovascular Disease

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

IL State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Publications & Presentations

Radiating chest pain to the back.
Gopalakrishnan, M.,Silva-Palacios, F.,Demo, H.,Eryazici, P.,Chandrasekaran, M.,Danciu, S.,Herrera, C. J.

VO2 Max and anaerobic threshold in hypertension: a tissue Doppler study.
Danciu, S.C., Krause, S.W., Wagner, C., Gonzalez, J., Brenchley, J., Clark, C., Herrera, C.J.

Usefulness of multislice computed tomographic coronary angiography to identify patients with abnormal myocardial perfusion stress in whom diagnostic catheterization may be safely avoided.
Danciu, S.C., Herrera, C.J., Stecy, P.J., Carell, E., Saltiel, F., Hines, J.L.

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