Dr. Kevin Bethke MD Surgeon

Dr. Kevin Bethke is a surgeon in Chicago, Illinois and is affiliated with Northwestern Memorial Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Minnesota Medical School and has been in practice for 31 years. Dr. Bethke accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 87 doctors at Northwestern Memorial Hospital who specialize in Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: Breast

Clinical Interests: Breast Diseases

Hospital Affiliation

Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Education & Medical Training

University of Wisconsin
Residency, General Surgery, 1983–1989

Virginia Commonwealth University Health System
Fellowship, Surgical Oncology, 1989–1991

University of Minnesota Medical School
Class of 1983

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

VA State Medical License
Active through 2014

IL State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons

Publications & Presentations

Individualized Risk of Surgical Site Infection: An application of the Breast Reconstruction Risk Assessment (BRA) Score.
Kim, J. Y.,Khavanin, N.,Jordan, S. W.,Ver Halen, J. P.,Mlodinow, A. S.,Bethke, K. P.,Khan, S. A.,Hansen, N. M.,Losken, A.,Fine, N. A.

Risk Factors for Unplanned Readmissions Following Excisional Breast Surgery.
Khavanin, N.,Bethke, K. P.,Lovecchio, F. C.,Jeruss, J. S.,Hansen, N. M.,Kim, J. Y.

Tumescent Technique Does Not Increase the Risk of Complication Following Mastectomy with Immediate Reconstruction.
Khavanin, N.,Fine, N. A.,Bethke, K. P.,Mlodinow, A. S.,Khan, S. A.,Jeruss, J. S.,Hansen, N. M.,Kim, J. Y.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna HMO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • HealthLink PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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