Dr. Cesar Carranza, MD

Dr. Cesar Carranza, MD

General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 74
(2)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Cesar Carranza, MD is a general surgery doctor who practices in Chicago, IL. He is 74 years old and has been practicing for 47 years.

1044 N Mozart St Ste 203

Chicago, IL 60622

Contact Information

(773) 292-8307

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink

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Top Care Areas

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Rib Fracture
normal
more than 72% of peers
Ulcer
normal
more than 56% of peers
Vascular Disease
normal
more than 53% of peers

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Specialties

  • General Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
20

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Benign Tumor
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Rib Fracture
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Thrombosis
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

1 Sanction
  • Other (1/30/2017)
    Action Taken: Reprimand
    Summary: Carranza, Cesar Augusto MD: License # 036055939: NATURE OF COMPLAINT: The physician engaged in settlement of lawsuit arising out of his care of patient in the Emergency Room. ACTION TAKEN: The Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation issued a REPRIMAND on the physician's license.
    State: Illinois
0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Natl Univ Trujillo
    Medical School | Graduated 1970
  • Ellis Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • St Joseph Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Carranza has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Carranza has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Carranza's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Carranza to family and friends
3.0
based on 2 total reviews
Dr. Carranza's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    GOOD
  • Time well spent
    GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    GOOD
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
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Dr. Carranza accepts 4 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • HealthLink
    HealthLink PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Carranza has admitting privileges

Norwegian - American Hospital
1044 N Francisco Ave
Chicago, IL 60622
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