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John A. Kalapurakal, MD

Northwestern Medical Group
  • Radiation Oncology

BIOGRAPHY


Dr. Kalapurakal is an attending radiation oncologist at Northwestern Memorial Hospital as well as an instructor of clinical radiology at the Feinberg School of Medicine. Dr. Kalapurakal received his medical degree from the University of Kerala in India. He completed his residencies at Erlanger Medical Center, University of Tennessee- Chattanooga and at Albert Einstein Medical Center/Temple University Hospital in Philadelphia. Dr. Kalapurakal is certified by the American Board of Radiology and the Indian Board of Radiology. His special clinical interests include treatment of adult and pediatric brain tumors, pediatric solid tumors and treatment of adult urological malignancies. His basic research interests are in the fields of brachytherapy and hyperthermia in brain tumors and prostate cancer. He has presented and published several clinical and research papers.

EDUCATION


  • Medical Education
    Kerala University (India) - 1988
  • Residency
    Temple University Hospital - 1997

BOARD CERTIFICATION


  • Radiation Oncology

PRIMARY LOCATION


Northwestern Medical Group

251 E. Huron

Galter Lc-178

Chicago, IL 60611

312-926-2520

CLINICAL INTERESTS


  • Oncology

LANGUAGES


  • Hindi
  • Malayan
  • Tamil

ACCEPTED INSURANCE


  • Aetna EPO
  • 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 EPO
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • Coventry Health Plan PPO
  • HFN-Healthcares Finest Network
  • Hlth Mrktng Inc (Super PPO)
  • Humana ChoiceCare POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare PPO
  • Humana HMO
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PHCS EPO
  • PHCS POS
  • PHCS PPO
  • PNA (Preferred Network Access)
  • PPO Next
  • Preferred Plan PPO
  • TriCare(US Military Insurance)
  • Unicare PPO(Wellpoint Network)
  • UnitedHealthcare Choice
  • UnitedHealthcare Choice Plus
  • UnitedHealthcare Options PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare Select
  • UnitedHealthcare Select HMO
  • UnitedHealthcare Select Plus