Dr. Roger Andrew DeFreitas, MD

Dr. Roger Andrew DeFreitas, MD

Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 56
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Dr. Roger Andrew DeFreitas, MD is a cardiology specialist in Chicago, IL and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA in 1990 and specializes in cardiology and pediatric cardiology.

225 E Chicago Ave Ste 21

Chicago, IL 60611

Contact Information

(312) 227-4100

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HAP Insurance
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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Septal Defect
very high
more than 92% of peers
Congenital Heart Disease
high
more than 85% of peers
Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
normal
more than 73% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Pediatric Cardiology

2  Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pediatric Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*

41  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congenitally Corrected Transposition of the Great Arteries (CCTGA)
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Ebstein's Anomaly
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Kawasaki Disease
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Takayasu's Arteritis
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

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7  Procedures

  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors

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

  • David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Boston Children's Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. DeFreitas has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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