Dr. Christopher Seder, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery •  Male • Age 42

  
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Dr. Christopher Seder, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Chicago, IL. He specializes in cardiothoracic surgery.


Locations

University Thoracic Surgeons

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(312) 767-4365
University Thoracic Surgeons1725 W Harrison St Ste 774 Chicago, IL 60612
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Nch Medical Group880 W Central Rd Ste 5000 Arlington Heights, IL 60005
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Excellent thorasic surgeon. Very skilled in minimally invasive surgery
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Geneva – Oct 11, 2018
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A very skilled, kind and friendly doctor !
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(312) 767-4365

Dr. Seder accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
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Coventry Health America PPO
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Illinois
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Practice Areas

Thoracic Surgery

Thoracic surgery is a subspecialty of general surgery that focuses on surgical treatment of conditions affecting the chest, including the heart, lungs, trachea, esophagus, diaphragm and chest wall.

Typically treats 61% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Seder performs Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy more than 97% of their peers

Dr. Seder performs this procedure more than 97% of their peers

Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Seder performs Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection more than 86% of their peers

Dr. Seder performs this procedure more than 86% of their peers

Lung Surgery
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Seder performs Lung Surgery more than 84% of their peers

Dr. Seder performs this procedure more than 84% of their peers

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Dr. Seder's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Pulmonary Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Seder treats Pulmonary Disease more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Seder treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Lung Cancer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Seder treats Lung Cancer more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Seder treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Adult Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Bronchioalveolar Carcinoma
  • Bronchogenic Carcinoma
  • Clear Cell Adenocarcinoma
  • Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Small Cell Lung Cancer
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Seder performs Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Seder performs this procedure more than 97% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS)
  • Video-Assisted Thorascopic (VATS) Lobectomy
  • Video-Assisted Thorascopic (VATS) Thymectomy

Dr. Seder's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Esophagomyotomy
  • Excision of Esophageal Lesion
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hernia Repair
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Removal, Open
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Segmentectomy, Open
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Thymectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Thrombosis
  • Thymomas
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vascular Disease
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Care Philosophy

I'm a general thoracic surgeon. I operate on all aspects of the chest - including the lungs, esophagus, mediastinum, chest wall. Most of the patients that we take care of have cancer. They show up, they're scared. They want someone on their side. An...

Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Awards

Affiliated Hospitals

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Rush University Medical Center

Chicago, IL

80% Patient experience rating, 11% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2017)

Rush Oak Park Hospital

Oak Park, IL

70% Patient experience rating, 1% higher than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018)
  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2017)