Dr. Margaret Telfer, MD

Dr. Margaret Telfer, MD

Oncology  |  
Female  |  
Age 78
(1)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Margaret Telfer, MD is an oncology doctor who practices in Chicago, IL. She is 78 years old and has been practicing for 52 years.

1900 W Polk St Rm 750

Chicago, IL 60612

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna

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Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
normal
more than 63% of peers
Bleeding Disorders
normal
more than 60% of peers
Blood Disorders
normal
more than 59% of peers

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Specialties

  • Oncology
  • Medical Oncology
2

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Medical Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acute Leukemia
  • Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Hemophilia
  • Hemophilia A
  • Hypercoagulable State
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Leukocytosis
  • Lung Cancer
  • Multiple Myeloma
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neutropenia
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancytopenia
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Purpura
  • Qualitative Platelet Defects (incl. Glanzmann's Thrombasthenia)
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Thalassemia
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • von Willebrand Disease

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Procedures

  • Bone Marrow Biopsy

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

  • Washington Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1965
  • Michael Reese Hosp Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1966
  • Michael Reese Hosp Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1969
  • Michael Reese Hosp Med Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1970

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Telfer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Telfer's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Telfer to family and friends
5.0
based on 1 review
Dr. Telfer's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
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Dr. Telfer accepts 1 insurance carrier
  • Aetna
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Hospitals where Dr. Telfer has admitting privileges

John H. Stroger Jr. Hospital
1969 W Ogden Ave
Chicago, IL 60612
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Rush University Medical Center
1653 W Congress Pkwy
Chicago, IL 60612
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