Dr. Nela Cordero

Pediatrics
Chicago, IL
53 years experience female

Locations

Office

Chicago, IL

Address

2002 N. Damen Ave, Chicago, IL
Directions

Practice website

Insurances accepted

IHC Health Plans

About

Bio

Pediatrics and General practice for 36years serving 4-5 generations.Semi-retired doing medical missions every 2 years, founded the U S PALAWAN MEDICAL MISSION GROUP a charity organization under 501 (C) 3 of IRS code. Practice is located in BUCKTOWN , corner of DAMEN - ARMITAGE. We do a lot of gardening , traveling , cooking and fundraising for the mission. I have slowed down in other activities and instead enjoying our part - time medical practice with my husband Henry.

Specialties
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Pediatrics

Licenses

United States: Illinois

Doctor Q&A

2.9K Answers
7.8K Agrees
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nela Cordero
53 years experience Pediatrics
Ignore: SCHOOL -AGED kids still needs supervision regarding health, behavior,learning and playing.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nela Cordero
53 years experience Pediatrics
CATARACT / GLAUCOMA : Follow the advice of the Opthalmologist . He knows best.
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nela Cordero
53 years experience Pediatrics
PREGNANCY: It is possible !

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I recommend you as a well know expert in your field. Dr Jakavick would recommend this Dr To all who seek their expertise.
Jul 27, 2014
I recommend this doctor. Very insightful and I learn something new from these answers
Apr 7, 2013
Answers patient's questions in a timely manner. Very knowledgeable!
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Dr. Nela Corder Thank you and every doctor that has answered me about these things I have had them for over 40 years nd they have been getting worse this year and I have learned so much in such a sho...Read More
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Thank you. I know that sometimes my son can be a bit dramatic and I wanted to make sure it wasn't something to be concerned about. It usually only "bothers" him right when I am putting them in and h...Read More
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Thank you. She will be as soon as she's back from college. I just worry. She does get migraines and says this is completely different. The puffy eyelids are only in the morning, but have gotten worse....Read More

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Santo Tomas Faculty of Medicine and Surgery, Philippines
Graduated 1967MD

Awards

EXCELLENCE IN HEALTH CARE

Affiliations

DAMEN ARMITAGE MEDICAL CENTER
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