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Specialties & Research
Dr. Jay Prystowsky, MD is board certified in Surgery.
- He has special expertise in 8 areas:
- Gallstones (Cholelithiasis)
- Gastric Bypass (Gastrojejunostomy)
- Gastrointestinal Surgery
- Laparoscopic Gallbladder Surgery (Cholecystectomy)
- Laproscopic Surgery (Laparoscopy)
- Weight Loss Surgery (Bariatric Surgery)
Education & Awards
Dr. Prystowsky graduated from Pennsylvania State University, Hershey.
Dr. Prystowsky has 2 hospital affiliations:
- Northwestern Memorial Hospital
- Chicago Health Care System - West Side Div. - Jessie Brown Hospital
Accepted Insurance Plans
Dr. Prystowsky accepts these health insurances in at least one office:
- Unicare - 13 plans
- Cigna - 4 plans
- Aetna - 3 plans
- Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois - 2 plans
- Humana - 12 plans