Dr. Timothy J Heilizer, MD

Dr. Timothy J Heilizer, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 52
(28)
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Dr. Timothy J Heilizer, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in Chicago, IL and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from Rosalind Franklin University Of Medicine Science/The Chicago Medical School in 1993 and specializes in colon & rectal surgery, general surgery, and more.

2338 W North Ave

Chicago, IL 60647

Contact Information

(773) 227-5914

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Anal or Rectal Pain
very high
more than 94% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 91% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
high
more than 84% of peers

Dr. Heilizer'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.

3  Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Heilizer does not have any board certifications listed.

22  Conditions Treated

21  Procedures

  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Sphincterotomy

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

  • Rosalind Franklin University Of Medicine Science/The Chicago Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Rosalind Franklin University Of Med and Sciences
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Greater Baltimore Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Heilizer has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Heilizer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Heilizer's Reviews

3.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Heilizer to family and friends
28 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (28)

  • 5
    (15)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (9)

Dr. Heilizer's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Above and beyond... very informative...... Kind and caring... excellent doctor!!!!! His staff is wonderful !!!
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