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Dr. David Odell, MD

Dr. David Odell, MD

Thoracic Surgery ·  Male · Age 41

  

Dr. David Odell, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Chicago, IL and has been practicing for 10 years. He specializes in thoracic surgery.


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(312) 695-3800

Dr. Odell accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HAP Insurance
Health Alliance PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Priority Health
Priority PPO

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. Odell's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Lung Surgery
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Odell performs Lung Surgery more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Odell performs this procedure more than 80% of his peers

Esophageal Diseases
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Odell treats Esophageal Diseases more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Odell treats this condition more than 80% of his peers

Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Odell performs Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs) more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Odell performs this procedure more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Odell's conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Empyema
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Esophagomyotomy
  • Excision of Esophageal Lesion
  • Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hernia Repair
  • Laparoscopic Diaphragmatic or Paraesophageal Hernia Repair With Robotic Assistance
  • 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
  • Lung Transplant
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Non-Invasive Mechanical Ventilation With Robotic Assistance
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoscopic Excision of Lung With Robotic Assistance
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy of Lung With Robotic Assistance
  • Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Thymectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Thrombosis
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Care Philosophy

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

Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
Virginia Mason Medical Center
Residency Hospital
Virginia Mason Medical Center
Internship Hospital
2013
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center / Presbyterian
Fellowship Hospital
2009
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Residency Hospital
2004
University of Washington College of Medicine
Medical School
2013
2009
2004

Awards

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I had two Spontaneous pneumothorax with in a week of each other.Dr David Odell took me for surgery to remove 2 blebs off the top of my lung which were causing this.He then visited me afterwards and was very good at explaining what they done and why they done what needed to be done and how they...Read More
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I met Dr. Odell on the recommendation of my melanoma surgeon, as they found lung cancer on a scan. The first time meeting with him was like meeting with an old friend. He took the time to explain everything to me & my family--he's never rushed. Very knowledgeable, honest, kind & caring. There's not...Read More
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I am the Patient's sister; with her at NW Chicago Hospital when we were told her otherwise successful heart surgery required Dr. Odell's expertise for treatment of a serious complication. Overall interactions spanned several months; Dr. Odell is highly compitent, articulate, compassionate and...Read More
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