Dr. Timothy Swain III, MD

Dr. Timothy Swain III, MD

Cardiac Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 48
Dr. Timothy Swain III, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Rockford, IL and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from Univ Of Il Coll Of Med in 1999 and specializes in cardiac surgery, thoracic surgery, and more.

2350 N Rockton Ave

Rockford, IL 61103

Contact Information

(815) 971-2200

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • HAP Insurance
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Mitral Valve Stenosis
more than 55% of peers
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
more than 51% of peers
Aortic Stenosis
more than 49% of peers

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3  Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*

36  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Empyema
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Lung Cancer
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Septal Defect
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
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33  Procedures

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

2 Sanctions
  • Disciplinary action in another state (3/8/2017)
    Action Taken: Reprimand
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Pennsylvania
  • Disciplinary action in another state (2/3/2015)
    Action Taken: Reprimand
    Summary: Dr. Timothy W. Swain, III; License # MD420394; NATURE OF COMPLAINT: The physician was disciplined by the proper licensing authority of another state. ACTION TAKEN: The Pennsylvania Board of Medicine issued the physician a public reprimand.
    State: Pennsylvania
2 Board Actions
  • Disciplinary action in another state (7/3/2017)
    Action Taken: Fine
    Summary: Swain, Timothy Whitzel MD: License # 036117825: NATURE OF COMPLAINT: The physician has sister-state discipline from Pennsylvania and Texas based on unprofessional conduct. ACTION TAKEN: The Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation issued a REPMAND on the physician's license and imposed a FINE in the amount of $ 500.00.
    State: Illinois
  • Failure to keep adequate medical records (6/10/2016)
    Action Taken: Agreed Order with Terms and Conditions
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Texas


  • Univ Of Il Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1999

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Timothy Swain III, MD
If you are looking for a heart surgeon that you can put your full trust in, Dr Swain is the person you are looking for. He is very compassionate, knowledgeable and very skilled at what he has to do.
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