Dr. Chris Kolyvas, MD

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Specializes in Cardiology • Male • Age 54

301 Madison St Ste 207
Joliet, IL 60435
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Dr. Kolyvas:

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Dr. Kolyvas' Experience

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Presence Saint Joseph Medical Center
333 North Madison Street
Joliet, IL 60435
Edward Hospital & Health Services
801 South Washington Street
Naperville, IL 60540

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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

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Kolyvas

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Heartland Cardiovascular Center
Heartland Cardiovascular Center
301 Madison St Ste 207
Joliet, IL 60435
305 Vine St
New Lenox, IL 60451
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    Dr. Kolyvas' Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Cardiology
    • Interventional Cardiology

    Board Certifications

    • Cardiovascular Disease
    • Internal Medicine
    • Interventional Cardiology
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    • Angioplasty
    • Cardiac Angiography
    • Cardiac Catheterization
    • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
    • Cardiac Imaging
    • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
    • Cardioversion
    • Cardioversion, Elective
    • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
    • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
    • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
    • Echocardiography
    • EKG (Electrocardiogram, ECG)
    • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
    • Nuclear Stress Testing
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Radiofrequency Ablation
    • Stress Echocardiogram
    • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
    • Transesophageal Echocardiography (TEE)
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    • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
    • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Dissection
    • Aortic Ectasia
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
    • Atrial Fibrillation
    • Cardiac Arrest
    • Cardiac Arrhythmia
    • Cardiomegaly
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Cardiovascular Diseases
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Congenital Heart Disease
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Endocarditis
    • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
    • Heart Disease
    • Heart Palpitations
    • High Cholesterol
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart Disease
    • Hypotension
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Pericardial Disease
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
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    • Septal Defect
    • Syncope
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    3

    Background Check for Dr. Kolyvas

    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

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Loyola University Of Chicago/Stritch School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1987

    Internship Hospital

    Loyola University Stritch School Med Mc
    Complete in 1988

    Residency Hospital

    Loyola University Stritch School Med Mc
    Complete in 1990

    Fellowship Hospital

    Loyola University Stritch School Med
    Complete in 1993

    Undergraduate Schools

    University Of Illinois
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Kolyvas & Staff

    • English
  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. Kolyvas' Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 4 hospitals where Dr. Kolyvas has admitting privileges:

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    • Edward Hospital & Health Services

    • Presence Saint Joseph Medical Center

    • Silver Cross Hospital

    • Morris Hospital and Healthcare Centers

  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. Kolyvas

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kolyvas to family and friends

    11 responses
    below
    national average

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    Dr. Kolyvas' Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    11 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    11 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    11 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 9 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Kolyvas
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    10 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    10 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    10 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    11 responses
    same as
    national average

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    7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

    The key to a successful appointment is communication. To get the most out of your visit, prepare ahead of time so you can lead the conversation with your doctor. These 7 tips will get you ready

    1

    Appointments & Offices

    Check insurance plans, locations and make an appointment

    Is Dr. Kolyvas accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

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    Office Locations

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    Heartland Cardiovascular Center
    301 Madison St Ste 207
    Joliet, IL 60435
    (815) 729-3280 (Office)
    B
    305 Vine St
    New Lenox, IL 60451
    (815) 729-3280 (Office)
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