Dr. James Valek, MD
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Dr. James Valek, MD

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Family Medicine | Male

Vista Family Medicine 10961 S Kedzie Ave Chicago, IL 60655 Get Directions

Biography

Dr. James Valek, MD is a family medicine doctor who practices in Chicago, IL. He is 52 years old and has been practicing for 29 years. Dr. Valek is affiliated with Little Company of Mary Hospital.

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Dr. Valek's Performance
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  • Explains condition(s) well
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  • Answers Questions
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  • Time well spent
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  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
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  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Family Medicine
  •  Board certified in Family Practice and Hospice Care and Palliative Medicine
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • Family Practice
  • Hospice Care and Palliative Medicine

Conditions Treated

  • Allergies
  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • Depression
  • Diabetes
  • Emphysema
  • Heart Disease
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Injuries
  • Menopause
  • Obesity
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoporosis
  • Pneumonia
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)

Education

  • Medical School
    Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1988

  • Internship Hospital
    University Of Colorado

    Completed in 1989

  • Residency Hospital
    University Of Colorado

    Completed in 1991

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Specialties

  • Family Medicine
  • Hospice & Palliative Medicine

Procedures Performed

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Biopsy
  • Joint Injection
  • Physical Examination
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Lesion Removal
  • Vaccination
  • Well Baby Care
  • Wellness Examination