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Issam A. Mikati, MD

Northwestern Medical Group
  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine

BIOGRAPHY


Dr. Mikati is an Associate Professor of Medicine at the Feinberg School of Medicine and a member of the Northwestern Medical Faculty Foundation. Until recently, he was an Associate Professor of Cardiology at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas. Dr. Mikati served as Chief of Non-Invasive Cardiology and the Director of the Echocardiography Lab at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Houston.

Dr. Mikati specializes in Non-Invasive Cardiology (Echocardiography and Nuclear Cardiology) with an emphasis in research. He was a past recipient of the Fullbright & Jaworski L.L.P. Faculty Excellence Award: Teaching and Evaluation from Baylor College of Medicine and was awarded the W. Proctor Harvey Young Teacher Award from the American College of Cardiology.

Dr. Mikati graduated with distinction from the American University of Beirut, Lebanon with his Bachelor of Science in Chemistry and his MD. He completed his Internal Medicine residency, Cardiology fellowship, Echocardiography fellowship, and Post Doctoral fellowship at Baylor College of Medicine.

Dr. Mikati is a Diplomat on the Boards of Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Medicine, Echocardiography, and Nuclear Cardiology. He is also a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology and a founding member of the Heart Valve Society of America. Dr. Mikati is published in several journals including The New England Journal of Medicine, The Journal of the American College of Cardiology, and Circulation.

EDUCATION


  • Medical Education
    American University of Beirut (Lebanon) - 1990
  • Residency
    Baylor Affiliated Hospitals - 1993
  • Fellowship
    Baylor Affiliated Hospitals - 1997

BOARD CERTIFICATION


  • Cardiovascular Disease

PRIMARY LOCATION


Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute of Northwestern

675 N. St. Clair

Galter 19-100

Chicago, IL 60611

312-664-3278
Tuesday
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

CLINICAL INTERESTS


  • CT Angiography
  • Cardiac Catheterization
  • Cardiac MRI
  • Echocardiography

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
  • Great West
  • 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)
  • Unicare PPO(Wellpoint Network)
  • UnitedHealthcare Choice
  • UnitedHealthcare Choice Plus
  • UnitedHealthcare Options PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare Select
  • UnitedHealthcare Select HMO
  • UnitedHealthcare Select Plus
  • Wellmark/Healthnetwork PPO