Dr. Cord Sturgeon, MD

Dr. Cord Sturgeon, MD

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49 y/o
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Dr. Cord Sturgeon, MD is an endocrine surgery specialist in Chicago, IL and has been practicing for 14 years. He specializes in endocrine surgery and surgical oncology.Read his story

Northwestern Medical Group

250 E Superior St Ste 520

Chicago, IL 60611
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • HealthLink
  • HFN
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • UniCare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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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Dr. Sturgeon's conditions and procedures:

Acute Leukemia
Adrenal Cortex Neoplasms
Adrenal Incidentaloma
Adrenalectomy
All Lymphoma
Anemia
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Autoimmune Diseases
Bladder Cancer
Bleeding Disorders
Blood Disorders
Bone Disorders
Brain Disorders
Cancer
Endocrine Cancer
Familial Primary Hyperparathyroidism
Fine Needle Aspiration of Thyroid Nodules
Follicular Thyroid Cancer
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Goiter
Graft vs Host Disease
Graves' Disease
Hyperparathyroidism
Larynx Conditions
Leukocytosis
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Medullary Thyroid Cancer
Meningiomas
Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia
Nodular Lymphoma
Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
Pancytopenia
Papillary Thyroid Cancer
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
Parathyroid Cancer
Parathyroid Surgery
Parathyroidectomy
Primary Hyperparathyroidism
Prostate Cancer
Pulmonary Disease
Reticulosarcoma
Secondary Hyperparathyroidism
Stomach Diseases
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Cancer Surgery With or Without Radical Neck Dissection
Thyroid Cancer, Anaplastic
Thyroid Cancer, Familial Medullary
Thyroid Cancer, Hurthle Cell
Thyroid Fine Needle Aspiration Biopsy
Thyroid Lobectomy
Thyroid Nodule
Thyroid Nodule Evaluation
Thyroid Surgery
Thyroidectomy
Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
Ultrasound-Guided Fine Needle Aspiration
Urinary Disorders
Vascular Disease

About Me

Care Philosophy

"Better people means better experiences. Our care team is committed to delivering results that change lives." 

Specialties

  • Endocrine Surgery
  • Surgical Oncology

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2004
    University of California At San Francisco
    Fellowship Hospital
    2004
  • 2003
    University of Illinois Hospital and Health System
    Residency Hospital
    2003
  • 1997
    University of Illinois Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1997
  • 1996
    University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago
    Medical School
    1996
  • 1991
    University of Illinois At Urbana-Champaign
    Undergraduate School
    1991

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Took the time to answer all my questions and explain the surgeries: thyroidectomy a day parathyroidectomy at same time. I was impressed with his reassuring manner and prompt feedback on test results. Two thumbs up!
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Dr Sturgeon is truly the most brilliant parathyroid surgeon. He removed my parathyroid. He is the BEST surgeon! I am so very very grateful to Dr Sturgeon for everything. Dr Sturgeon is also the nicest, kindest , most caring doctor you will ever meet! Many thanks to Dr Sturgeon! I highly...Read More
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The best! I had my entire Thyroid removed because of cancer recently. Him and his team did a great job. He uses plastic surgery techniques to close up the incision, so it looks wonderful and its healing great. Great bedside manners and 100% he knows what hes doing. Hes one of two doctors in...Read More
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Outstanding! He's a great surgeon! Very professional and takes the time to explain the procedure in detail - minimal scar after my thyroidectomy -
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Aetna POS
Aetna PPO
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Advantage PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna POS
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health Care PPO
HealthLink
HFN
Humana
Humana HMO
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Tricare
UniCare
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