Dr. Rakesh Salgia, MD

Dr. Rakesh Salgia, MD

Pulmonology  |  
Male  |  
Age 59
(2)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Rakesh Salgia, MD is a pulmonology doctor who practices in Chicago, IL. He is 59 years old and has been practicing for 36 years.

45 W 111th St Fl 3

Chicago, IL 60628

Contact Information

(773) 995-3463

Insurance Accepted

  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Sleep Apnea
high
more than 87% of peers
Sleep Disorders
high
more than 87% of peers
Asthma
normal
more than 78% of peers

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Specialties

  • Pulmonology
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Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pulmonary Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Alkalosis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Cough
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Emphysema
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Nodule
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Thrombosis
  • Tuberculosis
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Respiratory Management
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Thoracentesis

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

  • Mgm Med Coll, Indore U
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Cook Co Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Cook Co Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Cook Co Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Salgia has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Salgia's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Salgia to family and friends
4.0
based on 2 total reviews
Dr. Salgia's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Salgia accepts 4 insurance carriers
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
  • Priority Health
    Priority PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Salgia has admitting privileges

Metrosouth Medical Center
12935 South Gregory Street
Blue Island, IL 60406
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Roseland Community Hospital
45 W 111th St
Chicago, IL 60628
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