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Patricia Vassallo, MD

Northwestern Medical Group
  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine

BIOGRAPHY


Dr. Vassallo is an assistant professor at Northwestern University's Feinberg School of Medicine and a member of the Northwestern Medical Faculty Foundation.

Dr. Vassallo specializes in echocardiography and preventive cardiology. Her research interests include evaluating dyssynchrony by echocardiography in patients with chronic heart failure. She is also interested in investigating alternative therapies for lipid lowering in patients at high risk for the development of coronary artery disease.

Dr. Vassallo received her Bachelor of Arts in Pre-Professional Psychology from the University of Notre Dame. She then received her MD from Georgetown University School of Medicine. She is a member of the Alpha Epsilon Delta Honor Society, Phi Beta Kappa and Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society. She completed her internship and residency in internal medicine at the University of Chicago. She then completed a fellowship in cardiovascular medicine at Rush University where she served as a Chief Cardiology fellow. She is board certified in nuclear cardiology, echocardiography, and internal medicine.

EDUCATION


  • Medical Education
    Georgetown University School of Medicine - 2000
  • Residency
    University of Chicago Medical Center - 2003
  • Fellowship
    Rush University Medical Center - 2007

BOARD CERTIFICATION


  • Cardiovascular Disease

PRIMARY LOCATION


Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute of Northwestern

675 N. St. Clair

Galter 19-100

Chicago, IL 60611

312-695-4965
Monday
1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Thursday
8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

CLINICAL INTERESTS


  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Echocardiography
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Preventive Cardiology
  • Valvular 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 EPO
  • BCBS PPO
  • Beech Street
  • Blue Choice Supervalu PPO
  • Cigna EPO
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • Coventry Health Plan PPO
  • HealthLink
  • Humana ChoiceCare POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare PPO
  • Humana HMO
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • 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