Dr. James Lubawski, MD

Cardiothoracic SurgeryMale

Dr. Lubawski
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Loyola University Medical Center

2160 S 1st Ave Maywood, IL 60153

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Dr. James Lubawski, MD is a Cardiothoracic Surgery Specialist in Maywood, IL. Dr. Lubawski has more experience with Thoracic Surgery than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Edward Hospital - Main Campus and Elmhurst Hospital - Main Campus. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Lubawski to book an appointment.

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    Lubawski performed lung surgery on me in Feb 2019. I felt extremly comfident with him before and after the surgery. I'm now waiting to see the results every 6 months for 2 years and yearly there after.
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    Dr. James Lubawski, MD is a Cardiothoracic Surgery Specialist in Maywood, IL. Dr. Lubawski has more experience with Thoracic Surgery than other specialists...Read more


    • Cardiothoracic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    • Thoracic Surgery


    Cedar-Sinai Med Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital


    Frequently Asked Questions

    Is Dr. James Lubawski, MD accepting new patients?

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    What are Dr. James Lubawski, MD's top areas of care?

    Dr. Lubawski frequently treats Thoracic Surgery. See all practice areas where Dr. Lubawski specializes.

    Where is Dr. James Lubawski, MD's office located?

    Dr. Lubawski's office is located at 2160 S 1st Ave, Maywood, IL 60153. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

    Does Dr. James Lubawski, MD offer telehealth services?

    Dr. Lubawski has not yet indicated whether they offer telehealth services. Please contact the office to check for availability/eligibility.

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    Frequently Treated by Dr. Lubawski

    Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Lubawski treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Lubawski treats other conditions, please contact the office at (708) 327-2449.

    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.Compare with other Thoracic Surgery specialists.

    Dr. Lubawski typically treats 60% more often than similar doctors

    Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

    Lung Surgery
    Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
    Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
    Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
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    Dr. Lubawski's conditions and procedures:

    • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
    • Benign Tumor
    • Cancer
    • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
    • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
    • Decortication and Pleurectomy
    • Empyema
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Esophageal Diseases
    • Esophageal Surgery
    • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
    • Esophagomyotomy
    • Excision of Esophageal Lesion
    • Head and Neck Cancer
    • 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 Surgery
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
    • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
    • Neuroendocrine Tumors
    • Pericardial Disease
    • Pleura Cancer
    • Pleural Cancer
    • Pleural Neoplasm, Not Specified as Malignant
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Thoracoscopic Excision of Lung With Robotic Assistance
    • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
    • Thoracoscopic Thymectomy
    • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
    • Thymomas
    • Tracheal Surgery
    • Vascular Surgical Procedure
    • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

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    (708) 327-2449

    Dr. Lubawski accepts the following insurance:

    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
    National (BlueCard) PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
    CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    HealthyBlue 2.0
    HealthyBlue Advantage
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
    Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health America PPO
    HAP Insurance
    Health Alliance PPO
    HealthLink PPO



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