Dr. Rada Ivanov

Pulmonary Critical Care
Chicago, IL
30 years experience female

Locations

Office

Chicago, IL

Address

5600 W Addison #304, Chicago, IL
Directions

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Insurances accepted

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois

Cigna

Humana Insurance Company

Illinois Mutual Life Insurance Company

United HealthCare Insurance Company

About

Bio

<i>Dr Ivanov relocated to the US in 1990. She completed her Residency in Internal Medicine at Illinois Masonic Medical Center, and then Fellowships in Critical Care and Pulmonary Medicine at Rush-Presbyterian-StLuke's Medical Center. She has a Master's Degree in Clinical Research from Rush as well. She has been in private practice in Pulmonary and Critical Care with Midwest Pulmonary and Sleep Consultants since 1999, where she is a Partner. She has also held multiple administrative positions at various institutions throughout this time and currently.</i> <i>Dr Ivanov enjoys patient care and interacting with people. She is married with two sons. She likes hiking, skiing, birdwatching and going on Medical Missions to serve the underprivileged, most recently in Honduras and Ghana, together with her older son.</i>

Specialties
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Pulmonary Critical Care

Languages spoken

Bulgarian, English

Doctor Q&A

624 Answers
268 Agrees
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rada Ivanov
30 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
Not good: Most patients with stage 4 lung cancer don't survive more than 6 months. But this is of course individual and you should look for the best possible tr ... Read More
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A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rada Ivanov
30 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
Kidneys: Creatinine and efgr reflect kidney function. This may be related to your diabetes. Asthma doesn't have anything to do with that, and thyroid probably ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rada Ivanov
30 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
See below: Identify any triggers of her asthma that may be causing it to be uncontrolled such as new activities that she has started where she may be allergic to ... Read More
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Sep 16, 2012
Great answers, precise & thorough!
I recommend this physician.
I recommend this physician!
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Thanks i have not done bronchoscopy ct or biopsy, I always have pneumonitis in my xray and frequent coughing years from due to mild asthma.
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It was good but I was terminated from my job by a doctor who had never seen me. I have asked 3 separate doctors who did see me and said 2
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Thanks for the advice, Dr. Ivanov. She is currently being monitored at the hospital. Will look into the possibilities you've just mentioned.

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Medical Academy, Higher Medical Institute of Sofia, Bulgaria
Graduated 1990MD

Awards

US News and World Report Top 100 Physician 2011
US News and World Report Top 100 Physician 2011

Affiliations

Midwest Pulmonary and Sleep Consultants
Midwest Pulmonary and Sleep Consultants
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