Dr. Stephen C Kurachek MD Pediatric Pulmonologist

Dr. Stephen Kurachek is a pediatric pulmonologist in Minneapolis, Minnesota and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota and North Memorial Medical Center. Dr. Kurachek accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 9 doctors at Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota and one of 6 at North Memorial Medical Center who specialize in Pediatric Pulmonology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pediatric Pulmonologist: General Pediatric Pulmonology

Clinical Interests: Lung, Critical illness and chronic lung disease.

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 29 years in Pediatrics

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 27 years in Pediatric Critical Care Medicine

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 25 years in Pediatric Pulmonology

MN State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Tracheostomy for Infants Requiring Prolonged Mechanical Ventilation: 10 Years' Experience.
Overman, A. E.,Liu, M.,Kurachek, S. C.,Shreve, M. R.,Maynard, R. C.,Mammel, M. C.,Moore, B. M.

Incidental sinusitis in a pediatric intensive care unit*
Moore, B.M., Blumberg, K., Laguna, T.A., Liu, M., Zielinski, E.E., Kurachek, S.C.

Extubation failure in pediatric intensive care incidence and outcomes.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • BCBS Minnesota Blue Cross Accord
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • WEA Trust Preferred Provider Plan - Trust Pref

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