Dr. Michael Sichlau, MD

Dr. Michael Sichlau, MD

Vascular & Interventional Radiology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 50
Dr. Michael Sichlau, MD is a vascular & interventional radiology specialist in Hinsdale, IL and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine in 1994 and specializes in vascular & interventional radiology.Read his story

911 N Elm St Ste 128

Hinsdale, IL 60521

Contact Information

(630) 856-7460

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

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Top Care Areas

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Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
very high
more than 94% of peers
more than 83% of peers
Vascular Disease
more than 69% of peers

Dr. Sichlau's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Sichlau's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Sichlau "Married with 3 kids. I am an avid cyclist, and I enjoy competing in athletic events designed for old people like me. I serve multiple local charities, and I have set up an endowment for an annual award to outstanding teachers at my hometown high school. Professionally, I participate in many clinical trials, and I speak at meetings, nationally and internationally. My particular focus in in Interventional Oncology, and I serve on several cancer committees and multidisciplinary cancer task forces. I am also on the panel that writes and reviews National Board Exam questions."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Sichlau "I treat patients with various medical conditions utilizing minimally invasive, image-guided procedures. These procedures yield comparable or better results, usually with less hospitalization and faster recovery."

1  Specialties

  • Vascular & Interventional Radiology

2  Board Certifications

  • Diagnostic Radiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Radiology*
  • Interventional Radiology & Vascular Radiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

23  Conditions Treated

20  Procedures

  • Angiography
  • Angioplasty
  • Angioplasty With Stent Placement
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Biopsy
  • Central Line Insertion
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Embolization
  • Embolization of Tumor
  • Endovascular Procedure
  • Endovenous Laser Treatment
  • Peripheral Angioplasty
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Uterine Artery Embolization
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Stenting
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
  • Venous Sclerotherapy
  • Vertebroplasty

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.


  • University of Illinois At Urbana-Champaign
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1990
  • Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • West Pennsyslvania Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • West Pennsylvania Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Northwestern Center Feinberg School of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1999
    Other Education | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Distinguished Faculty Award, SCVIR 2000 Annual Meeting, 2000
  • Distinguished Faculty Award, SCVIR 2001 Annual Meeting, 2001
Media & Publications

Dr. Sichlau has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sichlau's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sichlau to family and friends
8 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Sichlau's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr Sichlau ablated the incompetent Great Saphenous veins in both my legs. It makes travel and life in general much more enjoyable. I am pain free and very thankful. This procedure is minimally invasive. if you can handle a few pokes with pain, you can handle this this. My 89 year old mother has the...more
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Dr. Schlau was extremely knowledgeable and one of the most caring doctors you'll ever meet. He is always concerned about any pain you might experience through procedures. He makes you feel comfortable and puts on soothing music to distract you through procedures. He is brilliant and knowledgeable...more
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