Dr. Vivek Prachand, MD

Dr. Vivek Prachand, MD

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Age 49
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Dr. Vivek Prachand, MD is a general surgery specialist in Chicago, IL and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine in 1994 and specializes in general surgery.

5758 S Maryland Ave Ste 6A

Chicago, IL 60637

Contact Information

(773) 834-3524

Insurance Accepted

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

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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. Prachand's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Abdominal Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Prachand treats Abdominal Disorders more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Prachand treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Prachand performs Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Prachand performs this procedure more than 86% of his peers

Gastrointestinal Diseases
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Prachand treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 81% of his peers

Dr. Prachand treats this condition more than 81% of his peers

Dr. Prachand's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Anal Disorders
Anal or Rectal Pain
Aneurysm
Anorectal Abscess
Benign Tumor
Bile Duct Procedure
Breast Diseases
Breast Lump
Cancer
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Colectomy
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gynecologic Cancer
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Surgery
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Hidradenitis
Hyperparathyroidism
Incisional Hernia
Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Kidney Surgery
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Lipomas
Lung Cancer
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Partial Lung Collapse
Peripheral Artery Bypass
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pleural Effusion
Pulmonary Disease
Pyloric Stenosis
Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Secondary Malignancies
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Splenectomy
Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Stomach Surgery
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombosis
Tracheal Surgery
Ulcer
Umbilical Hernia
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Vaginal Surgery
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Ventral Hernia
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. Vivek Prachand, MD is a general surgery specialist in Chicago, IL and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine in 1994 and specializes in general surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • Glasgow Royal Infirmary
    Fellowship Hospital
  • 2001
    Wash Univ/Barnes Jewish Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    2001
  • 1995
    Washington Univ/ Barnes Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1995
  • 1994
    Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1994
  • Northwestern Center Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Undergraduate School

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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

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