Dr. Alejandra Perez-Tamayo, MD

Dr. Alejandra Perez-Tamayo, MD

General Surgery  |  
Female  |  
Age 60
(4)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Alejandra Perez-Tamayo, MD is a general surgery doctor who practices in Chicago, IL. She is 60 years old and has been practicing for 37 years.

1801 W Taylor St

Chicago, IL 60612

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • 6 More

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Top Care Areas

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Breast Diseases
very high
more than 97% of peers
Breast Cancer
normal
more than 75% of peers
Cancer
normal
more than 74% of peers

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Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Oncology
2

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
60

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • All Lymphoma
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ
  • Cellulitis
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Erysipelas
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Foot Conditions
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Granuloma of Skin
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Leukocytosis
  • Lipomas
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymphosarcoma
  • Melanoma
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Neutropenia
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Psoriasis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Retina Diseases
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Infections
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Vascular Disease
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Warts

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Hernia Repair
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Skin Tag Removal
  • Soft Tissue Tumor Removal

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Loyola University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University Of Illinois At Chicago / College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Metropolital Group Hospitals Residency In General Surgery, University Of Illinois
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Perez-Tamayo has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Perez-Tamayo's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Perez-Tamayo to family and friends
4.0
based on 4 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Perez-Tamayo's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Perez-Tamayo accepts 15 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
    Blue Choice
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
    HealthLink PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Tricare
    TriCare for Life
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare
  • WellPoint

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Hospitals where Dr. Perez-Tamayo has admitting privileges

Franciscan Health Olympia Fields
20201 Crawford Ave
Olympia Fields, IL 60461
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