Dr. Everett E Vokes MD Medical Oncologist

Dr. Everett Vokes is a medical oncologist in Burr Ridge, Illinois and is affiliated with University of Chicago Medical Center. He received his medical degree from University of Bonn Faculty of Medicine and has been in practice for 34 years. Dr. Vokes accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 22 doctors at University of Chicago Medical Center who specialize in Medical Oncology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Medical Oncologist: Head & Neck Cancer, Thoracic Cancer

Hospital Affiliation

University of Chicago Medical Center
Ranked #31 in Cancer

Education & Medical Training

University of Southern California/LAC+USC Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1982–1983

Advocate Ravenswood Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1980–1982

University of Chicago
Fellowship, Hematology, 1983–1986

University of Bonn Faculty of Medicine
Class of 1980

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Medical Oncology

IL State Medical License
Active through 2017

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Elected Member, The American Society for Clinical Investigation
1998

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com

Publications & Presentations

Methods to overcome radiation resistance in head and neck cancer
Vokes EE, Brockstein BE, Yoo DS

Treatment of metastatic and recurrent head and neck cancer
Vokes EE, Brockstein BE

Locally advanced squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck: Approaches combining chemotherapy and radiation therapy
Vokes EE, Brockstein BE

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Health Care PPO Platinum
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • Cofinity PPO
  • Coventry Missouri - HMO/POS
  • HealthLink PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Sagamore Health Plus
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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