Dr. George T. Hodakowski, MD

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Specializes in Thoracic Surgery • Male • Age 56

5454 Hohman Ave Suite 1st Flr
Hammond, IN 46320
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Palos Community Hospital
12251 South 80th Avenue
Palos Heights, IL 60463
Advocate Christ Hospital and Medical Center
4440 West 95th Street
Oak Lawn, IL 60453

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Cardiothoracic & Vascular Surgical Association
Hammond
5454 Hohman Ave Suite 1st Flr
Hammond, IN 46320
Cardiothoracic & Vascular Surgical Association
Crown Point
297 W Franciscan Dr Suite 207
Crown Point, IN 46307
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    Dr. Hodakowski's Experience

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    Specialties

    • Thoracic Surgery
    • Cardiac Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Cardiovascular Surgery
    • General Surgery
    • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery, 1997
    • Thoracic Surgery
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    Background Check for Dr. Hodakowski

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Indiana.
    • 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

    Wayne State University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1986

    Internship Hospital

    University Chicago Hospital
    Complete in 1987

    Residency Hospital

    Massachusetts General Hospital
    Complete in 1991
    University Chicago Hospital

    Fellowship Hospital

    Emory University Hospital
    Complete in 1996
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Hodakowski & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Hodakowski's Hospital Quality

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    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Advocate Christ Hospital and Medical Center

    • Franciscan St. Anthony Health - Crown Point

    • Franciscan St. Anthony Health - Michigan City

    • Franciscan St. Margaret Health - Hammond

    • Palos Community Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hodakowski to family and friends

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    Dr. Hodakowski's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    4 responses
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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    4 responses
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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    4 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 4 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Hodakowski
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    4 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    4 responses
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    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    4 responses
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    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    4 responses
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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Hodakowski accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    Cardiothoracic & Vascular Surgical Association
    Hammond
    5454 Hohman Ave Suite 1st Flr
    Hammond, IN 46320
    (219) 933-2120 (Office)
    B
    Cardiothoracic & Vascular Surgical Association
    Crown Point
    297 W Franciscan Dr Suite 207
    Crown Point, IN 46307
    (855) 288-7874 (Office)
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