Dr. Mark Kendric Ferguson MD Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon

Dr. Mark Ferguson is a thoracic and cardiac surgeon in Chicago, Illinois and is affiliated with University of Chicago Medical Center. He received his medical degree from University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine and has been in practice for 37 years. Dr. Ferguson accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 8 doctors at University of Chicago Medical Center who specialize in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon: General Cardiac/Thoracic Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

University of Chicago Medical Center
High performing in Cardiology & Heart Surgery

Education & Medical Training

University of Chicago
Residency, General Surgery, 1977 - 1982

University of Chicago
Residency, Thoracic Surgery, 1982 - 1984

University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine
Class of 1977

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Certified in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery

IL State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Lymphovascular invasion as a prognostic indicator in stage I non-small cell lung cancer: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
Mollberg, N. M.,Bennette, C.,Howell, E.,Backhus, L.,Devine, B.,Ferguson, M. K.

Association of body mass index and outcomes after major lung resection.
Ferguson, M. K.,Im, H. K.,Watson, S.,Johnson, E.,Wigfield, C. H.,Vigneswaran, W. T.

Phase II Study of Neoadjuvant Therapy with Docetaxel, Cisplatin, Panitumumab Plus Radiation Therapy Followed by Surgery in Patients with Locally Advanced Adenocarcinoma of the Distal Esophagus (ACOSOG Z4051).
Lockhart, A. C.,Reed, C. E.,Decker, P. A.,Meyers, B. F.,Ferguson, M. K.,Oeltjen, A. R.,Putnam, J. B.,Cassivi, S. D.,Montero, A. J.,Schefter, T. E.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Cofinity PPO
  • Coventry Health Care PPO Platinum
  • Coventry Missouri - HMO/POS
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West 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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