Dr. Mark Ferguson, MD

Dr. Mark Ferguson, MD

Thoracic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 68
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Dr. Mark Ferguson, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Chicago, IL and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from University of Chicago School of Medicine in 1977 and specializes in thoracic surgery.

5841 S Maryland Ave

Chicago, IL 60637

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health
  • Sagamore Health Network

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Background Check

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. Ferguson's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Lung Cancer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ferguson treats Lung Cancer more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Ferguson treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Adult Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Bronchioalveolar Carcinoma
  • Bronchogenic Carcinoma
  • Clear Cell Adenocarcinoma
  • Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Small Cell Lung Cancer
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ferguson performs Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs) more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Ferguson performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Lung Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ferguson performs Lung Surgery more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Ferguson performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Ferguson's conditions and procedures:

All Lymphoma
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Aneurysm
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Benign Tumor
Bladder Cancer
Blood Disorders
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Cancer
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Carotid Artery Disease
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colorectal Cancer
Congenital Heart Defects
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Empyema
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
Esophagomyotomy
Esophagostomy
Excision of Esophageal Lesion
Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gynecologic Cancer
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Defect Repair
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Hernia Repair
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Liver Cancer
Lobectomy of Lung With Robotic Assistance
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
Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Open Thymectomy
Osteosarcoma
Ovarian Cancer
Pancreatic Cancer
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Pleura Cancer
Pleural Cancer
Pleural Neoplasm, Not Specified as Malignant
Port Placements or Replacements
Prostate Cancer
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
Secondary Malignancies
Septal Defect
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Stomach Diseases
Sympathectomy
Thoracentesis
Thoracoscopic Excision of Lung With Robotic Assistance
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy of Lung With Robotic Assistance
Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
Thoracoscopic Thymectomy
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Thrombosis
Thymomas
Thyroid Cancer
Tracheal Surgery
Urinary Disorders
Uterine Cancer
Uterine Diseases
Vascular Disease
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. Mark Ferguson, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Chicago, IL and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from University of Chicago School of Medicine in 1977 and specializes in thoracic surgery.

Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

U Chicago-Pritzker Sch Med
Fellowship Hospital
U Chicago-Pritzker Sch Med
Residency Hospital
1977
University of Chicago School of Medicine
Medical School
1977

Awards

Dr. Ferguson's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Ferguson

4.1

Based on 11 reviews

5 Stars
72.72727272727273%
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
9.090909090909092%
(1)
2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
18.181818181818183%
(2)

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Average Wait Time
  • 31 – 45 minutes
Dr. Ferguson's Performance
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Dr.Mark Ferguson was worthless in my case , Dr.Ferguson told me he cannot help me and I'd had about 6 months to live . I went to Mayo and it's been 8 years of excellant health for me .
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Though you might have a bit of waiting time on the day of your appointment, rest assured, Dr. Ferguson will spend whatever time necessary to explain and discuss your concerns. He answers every question with full respect and sensitivity….so don't NOT ask this doctor a question because you think...Read More
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Dr. Ferguson is brilliant! My mom had stage III lung cancer and was given no hope for treatment to work from her other doctors. Dr. Ferguson saved my mom's life! We are so grateful for him and his team!
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Dr. Ferguson saved my mothers life - Cancer in the lung. He took out 3/4 of her lung at mid 70's and she is still cancer free. We highly recommend this Dr. very compassionate and straight to the point. Really Cares for his Patients Spiro
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Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HealthLink
HealthLink PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Priority Health
Priority PPO
Sagamore Health Network
Sagamore Plus