PHYSICIAN SEARCH

Marla A. Mendelson, MD

Northwestern Medical Group
  • Cardiology

BIOGRAPHY


Dr. Mendelson is a cardiologist at Northwestern Memorial Hospital and the medical director of the Center for Women's Cardiovascular Health of the Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute. Her special interests include heart disease in women and heart disease during pregnancy. She is a member of the Northwestern Medical Faculty Foundation and the founder of the Adult Congenital Heart Center.

A leader in the study of women and cardiac diseases, Dr. Mendelson is the director of the largest program for the care of women with heart disease during pregnancy. She has also been the National Speaker for Cardiovascular Disease in Women.

An associate professor of medicine and pediatrics at Northwestern University's Feinberg School of Medicine, Dr. Mendelson conducts research on heart disease during pregnancy, heart disease in women and adult congenital heart disease. She is a member of the Kathy Lewis Cardiology Fellows.

Dr. Mendelson graduated from Loyola University Medical School in 1982. She went on to complete her internship and residency at Michael Reese Hospital and Medical Center in Chicago and a fellowship at the Feinberg School of Medicine. She is board certified in internal medicine and cardiovascular disease.

EDUCATION


  • Medical Education
    Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine - 1982
  • Residency
    Michael Reese Medical Center - 1985
  • Fellowship
    Mcgaw Medical Center/Nu - 1987

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


  • Adult Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Pregnancy and Heart Disease
  • Women and Heart Disease

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
  • Cigna EPO
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • Coventry Health Plan PPO
  • HFN-Healthcares Finest Network
  • HealthLink
  • 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)
  • UnitedHealthcare Choice
  • UnitedHealthcare Choice Plus
  • UnitedHealthcare Options PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare Select
  • UnitedHealthcare Select HMO
  • UnitedHealthcare Select Plus
  • Workmans Compensation