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Surgical Specialist, Cardiothoracic Surgeon
23 years of experience
Video profile
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

5.0
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(19)
Patient comments (8)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Michael Liptay is Excellent. Dr. Liptay has been reviewed by 19 patients who have provided 8 comments. The rating is 5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.8
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Promptness 4.9
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Courteous Staff 5.0
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Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
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Bedside Manner 5.0
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Spends Time with Me 5.0
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Follows Up After Visit 5.0
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Specialties & Research

Dr. Michael Liptay, MD is board certified in Surgery and Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery).

  • He has special expertise in 16 areas:
  • Adjuvant Chemotherapy
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Cancer
  • Clinical Research
  • Cough
  • Laproscopic Surgery (Laparoscopy)
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Cancer (Non-Small-Cell Lung Carcinoma)
  • Lung Cancer (Pleural Neoplasms)
  • Lung Cancer (Pulmonary Sclerosing Hemangioma)
  • Lymphatic Metastasis
  • Mesothelioma (Asbestos-related Cancer)
  • Pneumonectomy (Lung removal)
  • Thoracic/Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Thoracoscopy
  • Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery

Education & Awards

Dr. Liptay graduated from Northwestern University, Chicago. He has 7 awards.

Awards  
One of America's Leading Experts on:
Lung Cancer (Lung Neoplasm)
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2011 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011 - 2014)
Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area (2014)
Chicago Metro Area
Thoracic Surgeon
Top 10 Doctor - State (2014)
Illinois
Thoracic Surgeon
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)

Affiliations

Dr. Liptay has 11 hospital affiliations:

  • Skokie Hospital 
  • Rush Oak Park Hospital 

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Additional Information
Dr. Michael Justin Liptay MD is a male Surgeon, has 23 years of experience and practices in Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, and Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery.
Where does Dr. Michael J. Liptay practice?
Dr. Michael Liptay has 5 office locations.
Dr. Michael Liptay practices Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, and Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery near Chicago, IL.
Additional practice locations include: Hinsdale, IL and Skokie, IL.
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