Dr. Carl L. Backer, MD

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Specializes in Cardiac Surgery • Male • Age 59

225 E Chicago Ave Suite 22
Chicago, IL 60611
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Dr. Backer's Experience

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Dr. Backer's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Backer Performs

  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Shunting Procedures With or Without Aortic Repair or Coronary Anomaly Repair
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Hospital Quality

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Northwestern Memorial Hospital
251 East Huron Street
Chicago, IL 60611
The University of Chicago Medical Center
5841 South Maryland
Chicago, IL 60637

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225 E Chicago Ave Suite 22
Chicago, IL 60611
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Chicago, IL 60611
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