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Richardo Davison, MD

Northwestern Medical Group
  • Cardiology
  • Critical Care Medicine

BIOGRAPHY


Dr. Davison specializes in cardiology at Northwestern Memorial Hospital with a special interest in ischemic heart disease.

He graduated from medical school at Buenos Aires University in 1963, and completed his internship at the Institute for Medical Research, also in Buenos Aires.

Dr. Davison went on to complete his residency at Passavant Hospital at Northwestern Memorial and finished his cardiology fellowship at the Veterans Administration Lakeside Hospital. In addition to practicing cardiology at Northwestern Memorial, he is the Lawrence Hicks Professor in Critical Care Medicine at Northwestern University's Feinberg School of Medicine, was chief of Cardiology, and is a member of the Northwestern Medical Faculty Foundation.

Highly regarded by his students, Dr. Davison has received numerous awards for excellence in teaching. In both 2003 and 2004 he received the Excellence in Teaching Award from the senior resident class, and was named Teacher of the Year by the Division of Cardiology Fellows in 2004.

Among more than a dozen distinguished awards, Dr. Davison has been named Outstanding Teacher three times during his career at the medical school and has also received the Division of Cardiology's Attending Recognition Award.

Dr. Davison is board certified in cardiovascular disease, internal medicine, and critical care medicine. He is fluent in both Spanish and Italian.

EDUCATION


  • Medical Education
    Buenos Aires Univ. (Argentina) - 1963
  • Residency
    Passavant Hospital - 1969
  • Fellowship
    Northwestern Mcgaw / Northwestern Memorial Hospital - 1971

BOARD CERTIFICATION


  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

PRIMARY LOCATION


Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute of Northwestern

675 N. St. Clair

Galter 19-100

Chicago, IL 60611

312-664-3278

CLINICAL INTERESTS


  • Ischemic Heart Disease

LANGUAGES


  • Spanish

ACCEPTED INSURANCE


  • Aetna EPO
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO
  • BCBS Classic Blue
  • BCBS PPO
  • Beech Street
  • Cigna EPO
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • Coventry Health Plan PPO
  • HFN-Healthcares Finest Network
  • Humana ChoiceCare PPO
  • Humana HMO
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PHCS EPO
  • PHCS POS
  • PHCS PPO
  • PNA (Preferred Network Access)
  • Preferred Plan PPO
  • TriCare(US Military Insurance)
  • Unicare PPO
  • Unicare PPO(Wellpoint Network)
  • Workmans Compensation