Dr. Carlos Pedrera, MD

Dr. Carlos Pedrera, MD

Geriatric Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 73
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Carlos Pedrera, MD is a geriatric medicine doctor who practices in Chicago, IL. He is 73 years old and has been practicing for 41 years.

1431 N Western Ave Ste 502

Chicago, IL 60622

Contact Information

(773) 278-2600

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • ChoiceCare Network
  • Cigna
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
  • CoreSource
  • 10 More

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Top Care Areas

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Back Pain
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more than 41% of peers
Diabetes Type 2
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more than 24% of peers
Hypertension
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more than 10% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Pedrera "I believe that listening to my patients is one of the most important things a physician can do. If you really take the time to get to know your patients and listen to them, solving medical problems is much easier."
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Specialties

  • Geriatric Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Geriatric Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
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Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Dizziness
  • Headache
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Spondylosis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Stones
  • Vertigo
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Procedures

  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Immunization
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Physical Examination
  • Vaccination

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

  • Institute Of Med Science/University Havana
    Medical School | Graduated 1970
  • Grant Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Mercy Hospital and Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978
  • St. Elizabeth Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Pedrera has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Pedrera accepts 19 insurance carriers
  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Aetna POS
    Aetna PPO
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
    Beech Street (Multiplan) PPO
    PPO Next PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Advantage HMO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois HMO
  • ChoiceCare Network
    ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna Healthcare of Illinois PPO
    Cigna POS
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna HMO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna POS
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
    Open Access Plus PPO
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
    Medicare Advantage HMO
  • CoreSource
  • CorVel
  • Evolutions Healthcare Systems
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HFN
    HFN PPO
  • Humana
    Humana HMO
    Humana POS
    Humana PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network EPO
    PHCS Network POS
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Preferred Network Access
    Preferred Network Access PPO
  • Tricare
    Standard
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare HMO
    United Healthcare POS
    United Healthcare PPO
  • Worker's Compensation
    Worker's Compensation WC

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