Dr. Michael L. Liptay MD Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon
Dr. Michael Liptay is a thoracic and cardiac surgeon in Chicago, Illinois and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Rush Oak Park Hospital and Rush University Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine and has been in practice for 26 years. Dr. Liptay accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 2 doctors at Rush Oak Park Hospital and one of 9 at Rush University Medical Center who specialize in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery.
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Specialty & Clinical Interests
Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon: Adult General Thoracic, Minimally Invasive Thoracic, Thoracic Surgical Oncology
Clinical Interests: Minimally invasive surgery, Esophageal Neoplasms
Education & Medical Training
Washington University/Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Residency, General Surgery, 1989–1994
Brigham and Women's Hospital
Fellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 1995–1997
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Class of 1988
Certifications & Licensure
American Board of Surgery
Certified 19 years in Surgery
American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Certified 16 years in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery
IL State Medical License
Active through 2014
Awards, Honors & Recognition
Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification,
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
Publications & Presentations
CDKN2A (p16) Promoter Hypermethylation Influences the Outcome in Young Lung Cancer Patients.
Bradly, D. P., Gattuso, P., Pool, M., Basu, S., Liptay, M., Bonomi, P., Buckingham, L.
Patterns of regional failure in stage III non-small cell lung cancer treated with neoadjuvant chemoradiation therapy and resection.
Garg, S.,Gielda, B. T.,Turian, J. V.,Liptay, M.,Warren, W. H.,Bonomi, P.,Sher, D. J.
- Aetna HMO
- Multiplan PHCS PPO
- BCBS Blue Card PPO
- Cofinity PPO
- Multiplan PPO
- Aetna Choice POS II
- CIGNA Open Access
- CIGNA PPO
- First Health PPO
- Great West PPO
- United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
- BCBS Illinois PPO
- CIGNA HMO
- Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
- United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
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1725 W Harrison St
Chicago, IL 60612
Phone: (312) 738-3732
Fax: (312) 738-9763