Dr. Steven Flamm, MD

Dr. Steven Flamm, MD

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Hepatology  |  
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55 y/o
(12)

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Dr. Steven Flamm, MD is a hepatology doctor who practices in Chicago, IL. He is 55 years old and has been practicing for 25 years.

Northwestern Medical Group

676 N Saint Clair St Fl 19

Chicago, IL 60611
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Illinois
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Galaxy Health Network
  • HealthLink
  • HealthSmart - Interplan Health Group
  • HealthSpan Integrated Care
  • HFN

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Flamm performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Liver Damage from Alcohol
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
very high
more than 99% of peers
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Flamm ""Better people means better experiences. Our care team is committed to delivering results that change lives." "
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Specialties

  • Hepatology
  • Internal Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Transplant Hepatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysphagia
  • Enteritis
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastroparesis
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis
  • Hepatitis A
  • Hepatitis B
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hepatopulmonary Syndrome
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Liver Diseases and Disorders
  • Malnutrition
  • Mesenteric Lymphadenitis
  • Nausea
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomal Ulcer
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Viral Enteritis
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vomiting Disorders

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Procedures

  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Fecal Impaction Removal
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Liver Biopsy

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

  • University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Flamm has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Flamm does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Flamm and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Flamm's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Flamm to family and friends
3.8
based on 12 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Flamm's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Chicago, IL |
Bld cncr patient ref due to posble liver dmg. Very disappointed. Flamm & his nurse Mary r unprofessional. tests came back normal. Mary mssged me & said that most likely I had cirrhosis w/ 0 proof. Forced to do a liver biopsy for my sanity & it came back negative. Called to get answers but Flamm...more
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in Naperville, IL |
He has been my hepatologist for several years 20+ he is brilliant, kind and compassionate. I trust him completely.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Flamm accepts 22 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna Better Health
    Aetna HMO
    Choice POS
    Choice POS II
    Elect Choice
    Health Network Option
    Limited Benefits Insurance Plan PPO
    Managed Choice POS
    Medicare Advantage HMO
    Medicare Advantage PPO
    Open Access Aetna Select
    Open Access Elect Choice
    Open Access HMO
    Open Access Managed Choice
    Open Choice PPO
    Peformance Network
    Premier Care Network
    Quality Point-of-Service POS
    Savings Plus
    Select
    Traditional Choice
    Voluntary Group Medical Plan
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Advantage PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois HMO
    Blue Precision HMO
  • Cigna
    Choice Fund Open Access Plus
    Cigna EPO
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna POS
    Cigna PPO
    Global Health Benefits
    GWH Open Access Plus POS
    LocalPlus
    Network Open Access
    Open Access
    Open Access HMO
    Open Access Plus
    Open Access POS
    Shared Administration
  • Cofinity
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health Care HMO
    Coventry Health Care POS
    Coventry Health Care PPO
    CoventryOne HMO
  • Coventry Health Care of Illinois
    Coventry Health Care of Illinois HMO
    Coventry Health Care of Illinois POS
    Coventry Health Care of Illinois PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) HMO
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) POS
  • Galaxy Health Network
    Galaxy Health Network PPO
  • HealthLink
    HealthLink HMO
    HealthLink PPO
  • HealthSmart - Interplan Health Group
    Interplan Health Group
  • HealthSpan Integrated Care
  • HFN
    Community Health Connect
    Community Health Connect Elite
    Community Health Connect Premier
    HFN EPO
    HFN PPO
    HFN-10
    HFN-20
    HFN-Platinum
    Worker's Compensation WC
  • Humana
    Choice
    HMO Premier HMO
    Humana EPO
    Humana PPO
    National POS
    National POS – Open Access POS
    National Preferred Open Access
    Preferred PPO
  • Medicaid
  • Meridian Health Plan
  • MultiPlan
  • Private HealthCare Systems
    Private HealthCare Systems PPO
  • Tricare
    Prime
    Prime Extra
    TRICARE Prime Remote
    TRICARE Reserve Select
  • UnitedHealthCare
    AARP MedicareComplete SecureHorizons Plan 1 HMO
    AARP MedicareComplete SecureHorizons Plan 2 HMO
    Choice
    Choice Plus
    Medicare Advantage
    Options PPO
    Select HMO
    Select Plus EPO
    Select Plus HMO
    Select Plus POS
    United Healthcare PPO
  • Viant

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Hospitals where Dr. Flamm has admitting privileges

Northwestern Memorial Hospital
251 E Huron St
Chicago, IL 60611
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Community Hospital
901 MacArthur Blvd
Munster, IN 46321
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Northwestern Medicine Lake Forest Hospital
660 N Westmoreland Rd
Lake Forest, IL 60045
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Evanston Hospital
2650 Ridge Ave
Evanston, IL 60201
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Porter Regional Hospital
85 E US Highway 6
Valparaiso, IN 46383
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