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Shari L. Meyerson, MD

Northwestern Medical Group
  • Thoracic Surgery

BIOGRAPHY


Dr. Meyerson comes to Northwestern Memorial Hospital from Tucson, Arizona where she was the Director of General Thoracic Surgery and Associate Program Director of the Thoracic Surgery Residency at the University of Arizona. She graduated from medical school at the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine in 1996. This was followed by a residency in General Surgery at the University of Chicago Hospitals. She then completed a residency in Thoracic Surgery at Duke University in 2006. Dr. Meyerson specializes in Thoracic Surgery including benign and malignant conditions of the lungs, esophagus, mediastinum, pleura and chest wall. Her research interests focus on resident and postgraduate education and the development and use of simulation.

EDUCATION


  • Medical Education
    University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine - 1996
  • Residency
    Duke University Medical Center - 2006

BOARD CERTIFICATION


  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery

PRIMARY LOCATION


Robert H. Lurie Cancer Center

675 N. St. Clair

Galter 21-100

Chicago, IL 60611

312-695-3800
Monday
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Wednesday
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

CLINICAL INTERESTS


  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Lung Cancer
  • Mediastinal Tumors
  • Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery
  • Pleural Disease

ACCEPTED INSURANCE


  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO
  • 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
  • HealthLink
  • 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
  • Workmans Compensation