Dr. Melissa Tesher, MD

Pediatric Rheumatology •  Female • Age 42
  
Dr. Tesher
Accepting new patients

The University of Chicago Medicine

5841 S Maryland Ave Chicago, IL 60637

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(773) 702-1000

Dr. Melissa Tesher, MD is a Pediatric Rheumatology Specialist in Chicago, IL. She is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Tesher to book an appointment.


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(773) 702-1000

Dr. Tesher accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HealthLink
HealthLink PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Priority Health
Priority PPO
Sagamore Health Network
Sagamore Plus

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. Tesher's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Autoimmune Diseases
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tesher treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 80% of her peers

Dr. Tesher treats this condition more than 80% of her peers

Still's Disease
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tesher treats Still's Disease more than 70% of her peers

Dr. Tesher treats this condition more than 70% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Adult-Onset Still's Disease
Joint Pain
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tesher treats Joint Pain more than 25% of her peers

Dr. Tesher treats this condition more than 25% of her peers

Dr. Tesher's conditions and procedures:

  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Chronic Pain
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Fever
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Joint Pain
  • Juvenile Chronic Arthritis
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lyme Disease
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Purpura
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Scleroderma
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Steroid Injection
  • Still's Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

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Biography

Dr. Melissa Tesher, MD is a Pediatric Rheumatology Specialist in Chicago, IL. She is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Tesher to book an appointment.

Specialties

  • Pediatric Rheumatology

Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Rheumatology
  • Pediatrics

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Locations

The University of Chicago Medicine

The University of Chicago Medicine5841 S Maryland Ave Chicago, IL 60637
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