Dr. Merlin Kelsick, MD

Dr. Merlin Kelsick, MD

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Male  ·  
Age 72
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Dr. Merlin Kelsick, MD is a general surgery specialist in Chicago, IL and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from U Of Chgo Div Of Bio Sci Pritzker Sch Of Med in 1976 and specializes in general surgery and vascular surgery.

3510 W 79th St

Chicago, IL 60652

Contact Information

(773) 620-5293

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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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. Kelsick's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kelsick treats Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis more than 47% of his peers

Dr. Kelsick treats this condition more than 47% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Phlebitis
  • Superficial Thrombophlebitis
  • Thrombophlebitis
Venous Insufficiency
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kelsick treats Venous Insufficiency more than 32% of his peers

Dr. Kelsick treats this condition more than 32% of his peers

Thrombosis
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kelsick treats Thrombosis more than 25% of his peers

Dr. Kelsick treats this condition more than 25% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Arterial Thrombosis
  • Budd-Chiari Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Effort Vein Thrombosis
  • Intracranial Venous Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Portal Vein Thrombosis
  • Renal Vein Thrombosis
  • Thromboembolism
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Thrombosis

Dr. Kelsick's conditions and procedures:

Angioplasty With Stent Placement
Appendicitis
Breast Cancer
Cholelithiasis
Colon Cancer
Colonoscopy
Gallbladder Diseases
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Heart Disease
Hemorrhoids
Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Lung Surgery
Obesity
Peripheral Artery Bypass
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Skin Cancer
Thrombosis
Thyroid Surgery
Varicose Vein Procedure
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Venous Insufficiency

About Me

Care Philosophy

Personalized dedicated care empowering each patient with medical educational information for maintaining his h/her health. Your health is your wealth!!

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • University Of Chicago
    Fellowship Hospital
  • University Of Chicago
    Internship Hospital
  • 1981
    University Of Chicago
    Residency Hospital
    1981
  • 1976
    U Of Chgo Div Of Bio Sci Pritzker Sch Of Med
    Medical School
    1976
  • 1972
    Oakwood
    Undergraduate School
    1972

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Dr. Kelsick was great. I would highly recommend him.
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Aetna
Advantage
Choice
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
Blue Choice
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois PPO
Cigna
Choice Fund
Commercial EPO
Commercial PPO
Coventry Health Care
Humana
Choice Care
Tricare
Medicaid
Medicare
Medicare Advantage PPO
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

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