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Dr. Michael Liptay MD is a male Surgeon, has 22 years of experience and practices in Surgery, Vascular Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, and Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery.
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Dr. Michael Liptay has 5 office locations.
West Side
University Thoracic Surgeons
1725 W Harrison St
Ste 774
Chicago, IL 60612

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Locations and availability (5)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
(11)
Patient comments (6)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Michael Liptay is Excellent. Dr. Liptay has been reviewed by 11 patients who have provided 6 comments. The rating is 4 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.7
  • Currently 3.7142857142857 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.8
  • Currently 3.8333333333333 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars

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 4 awards.

Awards  
One of America's Leading Experts on:
Lung Cancer (Lung Neoplasm)
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2011 - 2013)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011 - 2013)

Affiliations

Dr. Liptay has 11 hospital affiliations:

  • Rush Oak Park Hospital 
  • Skokie Hospital 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Liptay accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois - 2 plans
  • Humana - 3 plans
  • Cigna - 2 plans
  • USA H & W Network - 1 plan
  • Unicare - 3 plans


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Additional Information
Where does Dr. Michael Liptay practice?
Dr. Michael Liptay practices Surgery, Vascular Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, and Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery near Chicago, IL.
Additional practice locations include: Hinsdale, IL and Skokie, IL.
See Chicago Surgeons and Chicago Cardiothoracic Surgeons.