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Specializes in Thoracic Surgery • Male • Age 51

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Dr. Gordon's Experience

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Dr. Gordon's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Gordon Performs

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
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Hospital Quality

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Palos Community Hospital
12251 S 80th Ave
Palos Heights, IL 60463
Advocate Christ Hospital and Medical Center
4440 W 95th St
Oak Lawn, IL 60453

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgical Associates, S.C.
CTVSA, S.C.
4400 W 95th St Ste 205
Oak Lawn, IL 60453
530 Hospital Dr Ste 1
Winamac, IN 46996
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    Dr. Gordon's Experience

    Specialties

    • Thoracic Surgery
    • General Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery
    • Thoracic Surgery
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    • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
    • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
    • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
    • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
    • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
    • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
    • Decortication and Pleurectomy
    • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
    • Endovascular Repair of Thoracic Aorta
    • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
    • Esophagomyotomy
    • Excision of Esophageal Lesion
    • Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
    • Heart Defect Repair
    • Impella Device
    • Lobectomy, Open
    • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
    • Lung Removal, Open
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Maze Procedure
    • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
    • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
    • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
    • Open Thymectomy
    • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Segmentectomy, Open
    • Thoracentesis
    • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
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    • Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
    • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
    • Tracheal Surgery
    • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
    • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
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    • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Ectasia
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
    • Cardiomegaly
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Empyema
    • Endocarditis
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Lung Cancer
    • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
    • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
    • Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Neuroendocrine Tumors
    • Pericardial Disease
    • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
    • Pleura Cancer
    • Pleural Neoplasm, Malignant
    • Pleural Neoplasm, Not Specified as Malignant
    • Pulmonary Embolism
    • Septal Defect
    • Thymomas
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    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

    Southern Illinois University School of Medicine
    Graduated in 1990

    Internship Hospital

    Southern Illinois University
    Complete in 1991

    Residency Hospital

    Southern Illinois University-General Surgery
    State University Of New York At Buffalo-Cardiothoracic Surgery
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Gordon & Staff

    • English
    • Polish
    • Spanish
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    Dr. Gordon's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Adventist Hinsdale Hospital

    • Adventist La Grange Memorial Hospital

    • Advocate Christ Hospital and Medical Center

    • Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital

    • Little Company of Mary Hospital

    • Palos Community Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gordon to family and friends

    5 out of 5

    5 responses

    Dr. Gordon's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    5 out of 5

    5 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.8 out of 5

    5 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    5 out of 5

    5 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    31 – 45 minutes

    5 responses

    Experience with Dr. Gordon

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    5 out of 5

    5 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    5 out of 5

    5 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    5 out of 5

    5 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    5 out of 5

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    Office Locations

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    Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgical Associates, S.C.
    CTVSA, S.C.
    4400 W 95th St Ste 205
    Oak Lawn, IL 60453
    (708) 346-4040 (Office)
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    530 Hospital Dr Ste 1
    Winamac, IN 46996
    (574) 946-2144 (Office)
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    Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgical Associates, S.C.
    Franciscan St. Margaret Health - Hammond
    5454 Hohman Ave
    Hammond, IN 46320
    (219) 933-2120 (Office)
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    12935 Gregory St
    Blue Island, IL 60406
    (708) 371-2057 (Office)
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    675 W North Ave Ste 214
    Melrose Park, IL 60160
    (708) 681-7894 (Office)
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