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Dr. Deemy Rekkas, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery ·  Female · Age 48

Dr. Rekkas
800 Biesterfield Rd # 705B Elk Grove Village, IL 60007

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(847) 871-4540


Dr. Deemy Rekkas, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Elk Grove Village, IL. She graduated from University Of Florida and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery and general surgery.


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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. Rekkas' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Lung Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rekkas performs Lung Surgery more than 89% of her peers

Dr. Rekkas performs this procedure more than 89% of her peers

Pulmonary Disease
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rekkas treats Pulmonary Disease more than 80% of her peers

Dr. Rekkas treats this condition more than 80% of her peers

Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rekkas performs Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy more than 67% of her peers

Dr. Rekkas performs this procedure more than 67% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

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

Dr. Rekkas' conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Aortic Valve Surgery
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Carotid Surgery
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Empyema
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Impella Device
  • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Lobectomy of Lung With Robotic Assistance
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Surgery
  • Maze Procedure
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Mitral Valve Surgery
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracic Surgical Procedure
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy of Lung With Robotic Assistance
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Thrombosis
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

Dr. Rekkas' Reviews

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5.0

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Deemy Rekkas, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Elk Grove Village, IL. She graduated from University Of Florida and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery and general surgery.

Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

Northwestern Memorial Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
University Of Illinois Chicago
Residency Hospital
University Of Illinois Chicago
Internship Hospital
University Of Florida
Medical School

Languages

  • Greek
  • English

Awards

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75% Patient experience rating, 6% higher than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2018, 2017)
  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2018)