Dr. Jeffrey Paul Schwartz MD Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon

Dr. Jeffrey Schwartz is a thoracic and cardiac surgeon in Maywood, Illinois. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Edward Hines, Jr. Veterans Affairs Hospital and Loyola University Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Emory University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 18 years. He is one of 6 doctors at Edward Hines, Jr. Veterans Affairs Hospital and one of 17 at Loyola University Medical Center who specialize in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon: General Cardiac/Thoracic Surgery

Education & Medical Training

Michael Reese Hospital and Medical Center
Residency, General Surgery, 1989 - 1995

University of Southern California/LAC+USC Medical Center
Fellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 1995 - 1998

Emory University School of Medicine
Class of 1989

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Certified in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery

IA State Medical License
Active through 2013

IL State Medical License
Active through 2014

IN State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

What to do when your brain turns blue? Considerations during aortic arch surgery.
Kwak, J.,Grocott, H. P.,Rice, D. C.,Fitzgerald, D. C.,Schwartz, J. P.,Janelle, G. M.

The development of ascending aortic aneurysms after elective aortic valve replacement with St Jude mechanical valve prosthesis in the bicuspid patient: a pilot study.
Cohoon, K. P.,Foley, J.,Dieter, R. S.,Bakhos, M.,Schwartz, J.

Open repair of a new aneurysm of the thoracoabdominal aorta after endovascular stent placement.
Neragi-Miandoab, S., Tuchak, J., Bakhos, M., Schwartz, J.P.

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Insurances Accepted

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