Dr. William Polito, MD

Dr. William Polito, MD

Cardiac Surgery  ·  
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Age 50
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Dr. William Polito, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Chicago, IL and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine in 1994 and specializes in cardiac surgery, vascular surgery, and more.

7447 W Talcott Ave

Chicago, IL 60631

Contact Information

(847) 788-1553

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Anthem
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
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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. Polito's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Cardiac Electrophysiology
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Polito performs Cardiac Electrophysiology more than 64% of his peers

Dr. Polito performs this procedure more than 64% of his peers

Vascular Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Polito treats Vascular Disease more than 64% of his peers

Dr. Polito treats this condition more than 64% of his peers

Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Polito treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 59% of his peers

Dr. Polito treats this condition more than 59% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2

About Me

Biography

Dr. William Polito, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Chicago, IL and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine in 1994 and specializes in cardiac surgery, vascular surgery, and more.

Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

  • 2006
    Texas Heart Institute
    Fellowship Hospital
    2006
  • 2006
    M. D. Anderson Cancer Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    2006
  • 2006
    Herman Hosp-U Texas
    Fellowship Hospital
    2006
  • 2004
    University of Arizona Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
    2004
  • 1999
    University of Arizona Medical Center
    Internship Hospital
    1999
  • 1995
    Naval Medical Center San Diego
    Internship Hospital
    1995
  • 1994
    Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1994
  • 1990
    University of Georgia
    Undergraduate School
    1990

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Dr. Polito's Reviews

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2.6

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Sadly very rude and rushed. Not a pleasant visit at all.
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Horrible bedside manner, horrible condescending attitude, acts like he knows what he’s doing but he really has no clue. His treatments are outdated and he isn’t aware of more current methods of surgery. Should not handle anything lung related whatsoever. He botched my surgery, if you’re scheduled...Read More
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He performed a surgery on me that failed. I always have the impression when he is talking to me that he is being condescending. He has little education or experience with my condition yet he acts like an expert. Instead of putting his ego aside and genuinely being concerned and helping me, I left...Read More
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
American Republic
Anthem
Pathway X Ind PPO Direct Access CT
Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Cofinity
Cofinity PPO
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
HealthLink
HealthLink PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
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UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
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