Dr. Francis A. Almeda, MD

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Specializes in Cardiology • Male • Age 44

1600 Torrence Ave Suite 2D
Calumet City, IL 60409
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Hospital Quality

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Ingalls Memorial Hospital
One Ingalls Drive
Harvey, IL 60426
Advocate South Suburban Hospital
17800 South Kedzie Avenue
Hazel Crest, IL 60429

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Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Almeda

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
1600 Torrence Ave Suite 2D
Calumet City, IL 60409
Advanced Heart Group
Advanced Heart Group
71 W 156th St Suite 305
Harvey, IL 60426
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    Dr. Almeda's Experience

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    Specialties

    • Cardiology
    • Interventional Cardiology

    Board Certifications

    • Cardiovascular Disease, 2001
    • Internal Medicine, 2008
    • Interventional Cardiology, 2003
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    • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
    • Cardiac Imaging
    • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
    • Cardioversion, Elective
    • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
    • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
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    • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
    • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Ectasia
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
    • Cardiomegaly
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Congenital Heart Disease
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Endocarditis
    • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertensive Heart Disease
    • Hypotension
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Syncope
    • Tricuspid Valve Disease
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    Background Check for Dr. Almeda

    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

    University Of The Philippines Manila, College Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1994

    Internship Hospital

    Rush Med Center
    Complete in 1996

    Residency Hospital

    Rush Med Center
    Complete in 1998

    Fellowship Hospital

    University Med Center
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Almeda & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Dr. Almeda's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 2 hospitals where Dr. Almeda has admitting privileges:

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    • Advocate South Suburban Hospital

    • Ingalls Memorial Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Almeda

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Almeda to family and friends

    2 responses
    above
    national average

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    is confidential

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    Dr. Almeda's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    2 responses
    same as
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    2 responses
    below
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    2 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    31 – 45 minutes 2 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Almeda
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    2 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    2 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    2 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    2 responses
    above
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Almeda accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

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    • Humana
    • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
    • Medicaid
    • Medicare
    • MultiPlan
    • MVP Health Care
    • National Elevator
    • Pipefitters
    • United Healthcare
    • WellCare
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    Office Locations

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    1600 Torrence Ave Suite 2D
    Calumet City, IL 60409
    (800) 221-2199 (Office)
    B
    Advanced Heart Group
    71 W 156th St Suite 305
    Harvey, IL 60426
    (708) 331-2200 (Office)
    C
    19550 Governors Hwy Suite 2900
    Flossmoor, IL 60422
    (800) 221-2199 (Office)
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