Dr. Francis Podbielski, MD

Dr. Francis Podbielski, MD

Thoracic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 55
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Dr. Francis Podbielski, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Oak Lawn, IL and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from Nwu Fienberg Sch Of Med in 1990 and specializes in thoracic surgery and thoracic oncology.

4400 W 95th St Ste 205

Oak Lawn, IL 60453

Contact Information

(708) 346-4044

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Humana
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Podbielski performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Empyema
very high
more than 99% of peers
Port Placements or Replacements
very high
more than 95% of peers
Tracheal Surgery
high
more than 88% of peers

Dr. Podbielski's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Thoracic Oncology

2  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*

89  Conditions Treated

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30  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

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

Education

  • University of Chicago
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1984
  • Nwu Fienberg Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Columbus Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Columbus Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • University Of Illinois At Chicago Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Podbielski has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Podbielski's Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Podbielski to family and friends
5 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

  • 5
    (4)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Podbielski's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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