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Juan Carlos Caicedo, MD

Northwestern Medical Group
  • Surgery
  • Transplantation Surgery

BIOGRAPHY


Dr. Juan Carlos Caicedo is a Solid Organ Transplant Surgeon and the director of the Hispanic Transplant Program at Northwestern Memorial Hospital. He is also an assistant professor of Surgery in the Division of Organ Transplantation at Northwestern University's Feinberg School of Medicine.

He graduated from the National University of Colombia (Universidad Nacional de Colombia) in Bogota, Colombia. Dr. Caicedo completed a three year clinical fellowship in transplant surgery including pediatric and adult kidney, pancreas, liver and small bowel transplantation, as well as hepatobiliary surgery. He has also studied laparoscopic donor nephrectomy and vascular access for adults.

Dr. Caicedo has admitting privileges at Northwestern Memorial Hospital as well as at Children's Memorial Hospital. He developed Hispanic Kidney and Liver Clinic to focus on providing patient and professional education regarding Northwestern Memorial Hospital's solid organ transplant needs of the Spanish speaking community.

He is an active member of the American College of Surgeons, American Society of Transplant Surgeons, International Pediatric Transplant Association, a founding member of the Colombian Transplant Society, Colombia Surgical Society, as well as the Bogota Transplant Network.

EDUCATION


  • Medical Education
    National Univ. of Colombia (Colombia) - 1993
  • Fellowship
    Northwestern Mcgaw / Northwestern Memorial Hospital - 2006

PRIMARY LOCATION


Kovler Organ Transplantation Center

676 N. Saint Clair

Arkes 19th Fl.

Chicago, IL 60611

312-695-9194
Monday
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Wednesday
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Thursday
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Friday
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

CLINICAL INTERESTS


  • Abdominal Organ Transplant
  • Biliary Surgery
  • Hepatobiliary Surgery
  • Hepatocellular Carcinoma
  • Intestinal Transplant
  • Intestinal/Multivisceral Transplant
  • Kidney Transplant
  • Laparoscopic Donor Nephrectomy
  • Laparoscopic Kidney Transplant
  • Laparoscopic Liver Surgery
  • Live-Donor Kidney Transplant
  • Live-Donor Liver Transplant
  • Liver Cancer
  • Liver Transplant
  • Pancreas Transplant
  • Pediatric Liver/Kidney/Small Bowel Transplant
  • Vascular Access

LANGUAGES


  • Spanish

ACCEPTED INSURANCE


  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO
  • Aetna US Healthcare HMO
  • BCBS Blue Advantage PPO
  • BCBS Classic Blue
  • BCBS PPO
  • Beech Street
  • Blue Choice Supervalu PPO
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • Cofinity PPO
  • Coventry Health Plan PPO
  • Great West
  • HFN-Healthcares Finest Network
  • HMOI Fox Valley IPA
  • Humana ChoiceCare PPO
  • Humana HMO
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PHCS PPO
  • PNA (Preferred Network Access)
  • Preferred Plan PPO
  • TriCare(US Military Insurance)
  • Unicare PPO
  • Unicare PPO(Wellpoint Network)
  • UnitedHealthcare Choice
  • UnitedHealthcare Choice Plus
  • UnitedHealthcare Options PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare Select
  • UnitedHealthcare Select HMO
  • UnitedHealthcare Select Plus