Dr. Stephen Zaacks, MD

Dr. Stephen Zaacks, MD

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Dr. Stephen Zaacks, MD is a cardiology specialist in Arlington Heights, IL and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Nwu Fienberg Sch Of Med in 1992 and specializes in cardiology and cardiovascular & metabolic diseases.

1632 W Central Rd

Arlington Heights, IL 60005

Contact Information

(847) 618-2500

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • MultiPlan

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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. Zaacks' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Hyperlipidemia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zaacks treats Hyperlipidemia more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Zaacks treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Familial Combined Hyperlipidemia
  • Familial Hypercholesterolemia
  • Hypercholesterolemia Due to Arg3500 Mutation of Apo B-100
  • Hypercholesterolemia Due to LDL Receptor Deficiency
  • Hypercholesterolemia, Autosomal Dominant
  • Hypercholesterolemia, Autosomal Recessive
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zaacks treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Zaacks treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
Heart Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zaacks treats Heart Disease more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Zaacks treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Zaacks' conditions and procedures:

Aneurysm
Aneurysm of Heart
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
Autonomic Disorders
Benign Tumor
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiac Imaging
Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardiovascular Stress Test
Cardioversion, Elective
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Carotid Artery Disease
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Chest Pain
Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
Coarctation of the Aorta
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Coronary Artery Aneurysm
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Coronary Artery Dissection
Endocarditis
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Disease
Heart Murmur
Heart Palpitations
Heart Tumors, Benign
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart Disease
Hypotension
Impella Device
Limb Swelling
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Edema
Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Septal Defect
Syncope
Thoracentesis
Thrombolysis
Thrombosis
Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
Tricuspid Valve Disease
Vascular Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure

About Me

Biography

Dr. Stephen Zaacks, MD is a cardiology specialist in Arlington Heights, IL and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Nwu Fienberg Sch Of Med in 1992 and specializes in cardiology and cardiovascular & metabolic diseases.

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Cardiovascular & Metabolic Diseases

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Interventional Cardiology

Education

  • Rush University Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital
  • 1995
    Northwestern Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1995
  • 1993
    Northwestern Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1993
  • 1992
    Nwu Fienberg Sch Of Med
    Medical School
    1992

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Dr. Zaacks' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Zaacks

3.3

Based on 8 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
37.5%
(3)

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I would never recommend Steven Zaacks to ANYBODY!! After seeing me for three years and completely ignoring my symptons, I switched to a REAL DOCTOR and had extensive open-heart surgery almost immediately. Zaacks totally ignored torn cordae tendonae of my mitral valve. He should be digging ditches,...Read More
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The staff called 15 minutes before my appoint and stated the Dr. Could not see me because I did not have a referral. They did not call my doctor and I was referred by the emergency room from the day before as I was there with massive chest pains. The staff was not helpful in any way at all. I...Read More
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna Test HMO
Choice Plus Test POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test PPO
HealthLink
HealthLink PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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Northwest Community Hospital

Arlington Heights, IL

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