Dr. Allen Anderson

Internal Medicine
Chicago, IL
30 years experience male

Locations

Northwestern Medical Faculty Foundation

Chicago, IL

Address

676 North St Clair St, Ste 600, Chicago, IL
Directions

Office

About

Bio

Specializes in the diagnosis and management of heart failure including LVADS and heart transplants.

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Internal Medicine, Board Certified

Internal Medicine - Cardiology, Board Certified

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

13 Answers
3 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Allen Anderson
30 years experience Internal Medicine
HF in young adults: Yes uncommon but heart failure remains a significant medical problem as this is the age where genetic causes can first manifest. In many cases the h ... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Allen Anderson
30 years experience Internal Medicine
Sudden death: Possibly but low chance of success. An automated external defibrillator to shock the heart might have helped more than cpr.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Allen Anderson
30 years experience Internal Medicine
CHF pregnancy: Pregnancy very risky. If heart failure has been stable there is a chance of success but since it's not safe for baby for mom to take the proper meds t ... Read More

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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Anderson is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Anderson is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Emory University School of Medicine, GA
Graduated 1990MD

Residency

NYU/Bellevue

Awards

Chicago top doctor
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