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Specializes in General Surgery • Male • Age 68

1044 N Mozart St Ste 500
Chicago, IL 60622
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Dr. Apantaku's Experience

Specialties

  • General Surgery
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  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparotomy
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Tracheal Surgery
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  • Appendicitis
  • Atelectasis
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Lump
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Lipomas
  • Lung Cancer
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Varicose Veins
  • Ventral Hernia
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Background Check for Dr. Apantaku

0 Malpractice Claims

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

1 Board Action

  • Substandard Care, Incompetence or Negligence  (1/12/2011)
  • Action Taken: Fine
  • Summary: Frank Olusegun Aoantaku, MD License 036 055818

    Nature of Complaint

    The physician failed to diagnose a bile duct leak in a patient and failed to obtain appropriate care for the patient.

    Action Taken

    The Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation, Division of Professional Regulation has issued a Reprimand on physician and surgeon license number 036 055818. The physician shall pay a Fine in the amount of $500.00.

  • State: Illinois
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Education & Training

Medical School

Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1975

Residency Hospital

Nrthwstrn University
Complete in 1978
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Languages Spoken by Dr. Apantaku & Staff

  • English
  • Spanish

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