Dr. Joseph V Messer MD Cardiologist

Dr. Joseph Messer is a cardiologist in Glenview, Illinois. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Glenbrook Hospital and NorthShore University Health System Evanston Hospital. He received his medical degree from Harvard Medical School and has been in practice for 58 years. Dr. Messer accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 26 doctors at Glenbrook Hospital and one of 37 at NorthShore University Health System Evanston Hospital who specialize in Cardiovascular Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Cardiologist: General Cardiology

Education & Medical Training

Brigham and Women's Hospital
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1957 - 1961

Brigham and Women's Hospital
Fellowship, Cardiovascular Disease, 1958 - 1960

Harvard Medical School
Class of 1956

Harvard Affiliated Hospitals
Internship, Internal Medicine, 1956 - 1957

Harvard College
Other Training, Biological Sciences, 1949 - 1952

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 5 years in Internal Medicine

AZ State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

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

Claypoole Award, American College of Physicians

Distinguished Fellow, American College of Cardiology

Master, American College of Cardiology

Publications & Presentations

ACCF/AHA/AMA-PCPI 2011 Performance Measures for Adults With Coronary Artery Disease and Hypertension: A Report of the American College of Cardiology Foundation/American Heart Association Task Force on Performance Measures and the American Medical Associat
Drozda, J., Messer, J.V., Spertus, J., Abramowitz, B., Alexander, K., Beam, C.T., Bonow, R.O., Burkiewicz, J.S., Crouch, M., Goff, D.C., Hellman, R., James, T., King, M.L., Machado, E.A., Ortiz, E., O'Toole, M., Persell, S.D., Pines, J.M., Rybicki, F.J.

Ethical considerations in CT angiography.
Wann, S., Nassef, A.L., Jeffrey, J., Messer, J.V., Wilke, N.M., Duerinckx, A.J., Blankenship, J.C., Rosenberg, M.K., Dembo, D.H.

Task force 4: Appropriate clinical care and issues of "self-referral".
Ritchie, J.L., Wolk, M.J., Hirshfeld, J.W., Messer, J.V., Peterson, E.D., Prystowsky, E.N., Gardner, T.J., Kimball, H.R., Popp, R.L., Smaha, L., Smith, S.C., Wann, L.S.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem HealthKeepers HMO/POS
  • Anthem KeyCare PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Coventry Carelink Health Plans PPO
  • Coventry Virginia - HMO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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