Dr. Alvaro O. Mercado, MD

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Specializes in Obstetrics & Gynecology • Male • Age 62

3048 N Harlem Ave Ste 2
Chicago, IL 60634
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Dr. Mercado:

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Dr. Mercado's Experience

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Presence Our Lady of the Resurrection
5645 West Addison
Chicago, IL 60634

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9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Mercado

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Alvaro O Mercado MD
Harlem Ave Office
3048 N Harlem Ave Ste 2
Chicago, IL 60634
Sidney Hillman Health Center
Sidney Hillman Health Center
333 S Ashland Ave
Chicago, IL 60607
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    Dr. Mercado's Experience

    Specialties

    • Obstetrics & Gynecology

    Board Certifications

    • Obstetrics & Gynecology
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    • Colpopexy
    • Colporrhaphy
    • Colposcopy
    • C-Section
    • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
    • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
    • Endocervical Curettage
    • Fluid Contrast Ultrasound
    • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
    • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
    • Hysterectomy - Open
    • Hysteroscopy
    • Incontinence Sling Procedure
    • Myomectomy - Open and-or Laparoscopic
    • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
    • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
    • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
    2
    • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
    • Breech Position
    • Carcinoma in Situ
    • Cervical Cancer
    • Cervical Polyps
    • Cervicitis
    • Ectopic Pregnancy
    • Encounters for High-Risk Pregnancies
    • Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
    • Endometriosis
    • Gestational Diabetes
    • Hematologic Abnormalities Associated With Pregnancy
    • Hemorrhoids
    • HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertension Complicating Pregnancy, Childbirth and Postpartum
    • Intrauterine Growth Restriction
    • Mastodynia
    • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
    • Miscarriages
    • Noninflammatory Cervical Disorders
    • Ovarian Cysts
    • Pap Smear Abnormalities
    • Perimenopause
    • Placenta Previa
    • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
    • Preeclampsia
    • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
    • Sickle Cell Disease
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    • Symptomatic Menopause
    • Trichomoniasis
    • Uterine Cancer
    • Uterine Fibroids
    • Uterine Prolapse
    • Vaginal & Pelvic Prolapse
    • Vaginal Cancer
    • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
    • Yeast Infections
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    Background Check for Dr. Mercado

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Illinois.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

    5

    Education & Training

    Medical School

    BOLIVIAN HIGHER UNIVERSITY OF SAN ANDRES / FACULTYOF HEALTH SCIENCE

    Residency Hospital

    North Oakland Med Center University Of Michigan
    6

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Mercado & Staff

    • English
    • Polish
    • Spanish
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Mercado's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at Presence Our Lady of the Resurrection where Dr. Mercado has admitting privileges:

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  3. Healthgrades

    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

    Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Mercado

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Mercado to family and friends

    24 responses
    below
    national average

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    is confidential

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    Dr. Mercado's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    24 responses
    below
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    24 responses
    below
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    24 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    31 – 45 minutes 23 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Mercado
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    24 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    24 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    24 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    24 responses
    below
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Mercado accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    Alvaro O Mercado MD
    Harlem Ave Office
    3048 N Harlem Ave Ste 2
    Chicago, IL 60634
    (773) 237-2229 (Office)
    (773) 237-9992 (Fax)
    B
    Sidney Hillman Health Center
    333 S Ashland Ave
    Chicago, IL 60607
    (312) 738-6170 (Office)
    C
    6321 N Avondale Ave Ste A102
    Chicago, IL 60631
    (847) 222-0030 (Office)
    D
    601 W Central Rd Ste 10
    Mount Prospect, IL 60056
    (847) 222-0030 (Office)
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    Your participation is kept confidential. Dr. Mercado and his staff will not know that you took the survey or the identity of any survey participants. By completing the survey, you acknowledge that you or a family member is or has been a patient of the provider. Learn more in our Privacy Policy.

    Dr. Mercado's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes
    Experience with Dr. Mercado
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    Overall
    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Mercado to family and friends*
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    0
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    18 – 24
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