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Ken R Richards, M.D.
Ken R Richards, M.D.
General Surgery
Office in Chicago
Advocate Medical Group, Advocate Trinity Hospital
 
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Gender: Male 
Age: Information not available 
Years in Practice: Information not available 
Medical Specialty: General Surgery  
Board Certification: Yes 
Medical School: University of Maryland 
Internship: N/A 
Residency: Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, General Surgery 
Fellowship: Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Endocrine Surgery 
Philosophy of Care: Relationships with referring physicians and patients are important to me. I am committed to being available, providing compassionate and respectful care, and timely communication to referring physicians. 
Secondary Languages: None 
Website: Information not available 
Member of Advocate Physician Partners (what's this
 
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2320 E 93rd St, Chicago,  773.967.4130 
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Medical Group
Advocate Medical Group - Trinity General Surgery

Location information
2320 E 93rd St
Chicago, IL 60617
773.967.4130

Medical Specialty
General Surgery

Clinical Interests
adrenal surgery
appendectomies
colo-rectal surgery
debridement
endocrine surgery
gallbladder surgery
hemicolectomy
hernia surgery
laparoscopic surgery
lumpectomy
mastectomy
parathyroid surgery
renal disorders
sentinal node biopsy
skin grafting
surgical oncology
thyroid surgery
tracheostomy
wound care/ulcers
Insurance Plans Accepted
Prior to scheduling an appointment with any doctor you select, confirm with the doctor's office staff that the insurance plan you are enrolled in is still accepted by the physician.

Aetna Choice POS
Aetna Elect Choice EPO
Aetna Elect Choice PPO
Aetna Managed Choice POS
Aetna National Advantage Program (NAP)
Aetna Open Access HMO
Aetna Open Access POS
Aetna Open Choice PPO
Aetna Quality POS
Aetna Traditional Choice PPO
Aetna US Healthcare EPO
Aetna US Healthcare HMO
Aetna US Healthcare POS
Aetna US Healthcare PPO
BeechStreet PPO
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Advantage PPO
Blue Cross / Blue Shield PPO
Blue Perform HMO City of Chicago Employees
CAPP Care/Beech Street PPO
CIGNA Healthplan of ILL EPO
CIGNA Healthplan of ILL HMO
CIGNA Healthplan of ILL POS
CIGNA Healthplan of ILL PPO
CIGNA Open Access POS
Cofinity PPO (Aetna Affiliate PPO)
COMMERCIAL (80/20 Insurance Types)
Coventry/First Health PPO
Great West Healthcare EPO
Great West Healthcare HMO
Great West Healthcare PPO
Great-West Healthcare HMO/Open Access
Great-West Healthcare POS
HealthLink/Wellpoint PPO
HFN (Healthcare's Finest Network) EPO
HFN (Healthcare's Finest Network) PPO
HFN Platinum EPO
HMO Illinois (BC/BS HMO)
Humana Advocate Centered - EPO
Humana Advocate Centered - HMO
Humana Choice Care Network PPO
Humana Employers Health Insurance PPO
Humana Health Plans HMO
Humana Health Plans POS
Humana Health Plans PPO
Humana National Plans HMO
Humana National Plans PPO/POS
Medicaid
Medicare Assignment Part B
Multiplan, Inc. PPO
No Insurance, Cash Only
PersonalCare PPO
Preferred Network Access PPO
Preferred Plan Inc PPO
Private Healthcare Systems (Savility PPO)
Private Healthcare Systems Open Access PPO
Private Healthcare Systems POS
Private Healthcare Systems PPO
UniCare PPO
United Healthcare Basics PPO
United Healthcare Choice HMO
United Healthcare Choice Plus POS
United Healthcare HMO
United Healthcare Indemnity
United Healthcare Navigate HMO
United Healthcare Options PPO
United Healthcare POS
United Healthcare PPO
United Healthcare Select EPO
United Healthcare Select HMO
United Healthcare Select Plus POS
 
2545 S Martin Luther King Dr, Chicago,  312.842.7117 
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Medical Group
Advocate Medical Group - Sykes

Location information
2545 S Martin Luther King Dr
Chicago, IL 60616
312.842.7117

Medical Specialty
General Surgery

Clinical Interests
adrenal surgery
appendectomies
colo-rectal surgery
debridement
endocrine surgery
gallbladder surgery
hemicolectomy
hernia surgery
laparoscopic surgery
lumpectomy
mastectomy
parathyroid surgery
renal disorders
sentinal node biopsy
skin grafting
surgical oncology
thyroid surgery
tracheostomy
wound care/ulcers
Insurance Plans Accepted
Prior to scheduling an appointment with any doctor you select, confirm with the doctor's office staff that the insurance plan you are enrolled in is still accepted by the physician.

Aetna Choice POS
Aetna Elect Choice EPO
Aetna Elect Choice PPO
Aetna Managed Choice POS
Aetna National Advantage Program (NAP)
Aetna Open Access HMO
Aetna Open Access POS
Aetna Open Choice PPO
Aetna Quality POS
Aetna Traditional Choice PPO
Aetna US Healthcare EPO
Aetna US Healthcare HMO
Aetna US Healthcare POS
Aetna US Healthcare PPO
BeechStreet PPO
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Advantage PPO
Blue Cross / Blue Shield PPO
Blue Perform HMO City of Chicago Employees
CAPP Care/Beech Street PPO
CIGNA Healthplan of ILL EPO
CIGNA Healthplan of ILL HMO
CIGNA Healthplan of ILL POS
CIGNA Healthplan of ILL PPO
CIGNA Open Access POS
Cofinity PPO (Aetna Affiliate PPO)
COMMERCIAL (80/20 Insurance Types)
Coventry/First Health PPO
Great West Healthcare EPO
Great West Healthcare HMO
Great West Healthcare PPO
Great-West Healthcare HMO/Open Access
Great-West Healthcare POS
HealthLink/Wellpoint PPO
HFN (Healthcare's Finest Network) EPO
HFN (Healthcare's Finest Network) PPO
HFN Platinum EPO
HMO Illinois (BC/BS HMO)
Humana Advocate Centered - EPO
Humana Advocate Centered - HMO
Humana Choice Care Network PPO
Humana Employers Health Insurance PPO
Humana Health Plans HMO
Humana Health Plans POS
Humana Health Plans PPO
Humana National Plans HMO
Humana National Plans PPO/POS
Medicaid
Medicare Assignment Part B
Multiplan, Inc. PPO
No Insurance, Cash Only
PersonalCare PPO
Preferred Network Access PPO
Preferred Plan Inc PPO
Private Healthcare Systems (Savility PPO)
Private Healthcare Systems Open Access PPO
Private Healthcare Systems POS
Private Healthcare Systems PPO
UniCare PPO
United Healthcare Basics PPO
United Healthcare Choice HMO
United Healthcare Choice Plus POS
United Healthcare HMO
United Healthcare Indemnity
United Healthcare Navigate HMO
United Healthcare Options PPO
United Healthcare POS
United Healthcare PPO
United Healthcare Select EPO
United Healthcare Select HMO
United Healthcare Select Plus POS
 
8751 S Greenwood, Chicago,  773.967.4270 
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Medical Group
Advocate Medical Group - Trinity Wound Center

Location information
8751 S Greenwood
Suite 100
Chicago, IL 60617
773.967.4270

Medical Specialty
General Surgery

Clinical Interests
adrenal surgery
appendectomies
colo-rectal surgery
debridement
endocrine surgery
gallbladder surgery
hemicolectomy
hernia surgery
laparoscopic surgery
lumpectomy
mastectomy
parathyroid surgery
renal disorders
sentinal node biopsy
skin grafting
surgical oncology
thyroid surgery
tracheostomy
wound care/ulcers
Insurance Plans Accepted
Prior to scheduling an appointment with any doctor you select, confirm with the doctor's office staff that the insurance plan you are enrolled in is still accepted by the physician.

Aetna Choice POS
Aetna Elect Choice EPO
Aetna Elect Choice PPO
Aetna Managed Choice POS
Aetna National Advantage Program (NAP)
Aetna Open Access HMO
Aetna Open Access POS
Aetna Open Choice PPO
Aetna Quality POS
Aetna Traditional Choice PPO
Aetna US Healthcare EPO
Aetna US Healthcare HMO
Aetna US Healthcare POS
Aetna US Healthcare PPO
BeechStreet PPO
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Advantage PPO
Blue Cross / Blue Shield PPO
Blue Perform HMO City of Chicago Employees
CAPP Care/Beech Street PPO
CIGNA Healthplan of ILL EPO
CIGNA Healthplan of ILL HMO
CIGNA Healthplan of ILL POS
CIGNA Healthplan of ILL PPO
CIGNA Open Access POS
Cofinity PPO (Aetna Affiliate PPO)
COMMERCIAL (80/20 Insurance Types)
Coventry/First Health PPO
Great West Healthcare EPO
Great West Healthcare HMO
Great West Healthcare PPO
Great-West Healthcare HMO/Open Access
Great-West Healthcare POS
HealthLink/Wellpoint PPO
HFN (Healthcare's Finest Network) EPO
HFN (Healthcare's Finest Network) PPO
HFN Platinum EPO
HMO Illinois (BC/BS HMO)
Humana Advocate Centered - EPO
Humana Advocate Centered - HMO
Humana Choice Care Network PPO
Humana Employers Health Insurance PPO
Humana Health Plans HMO
Humana Health Plans POS
Humana Health Plans PPO
Humana National Plans HMO
Humana National Plans PPO/POS
Medicaid
Medicare Assignment Part B
Multiplan, Inc. PPO
No Insurance, Cash Only
PersonalCare PPO
Preferred Network Access PPO
Preferred Plan Inc PPO
Private Healthcare Systems (Savility PPO)
Private Healthcare Systems Open Access PPO
Private Healthcare Systems POS
Private Healthcare Systems PPO
UniCare PPO
United Healthcare Basics PPO
United Healthcare Choice HMO
United Healthcare Choice Plus POS
United Healthcare HMO
United Healthcare Indemnity
United Healthcare Navigate HMO
United Healthcare Options PPO
United Healthcare POS
United Healthcare PPO
United Healthcare Select EPO
United Healthcare Select HMO
United Healthcare Select Plus POS
 
 



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Unless otherwise stated, physicians are independent practitioners who are not employees or agents of Advocate Health Care or the Advocate facility where the care is being provided. Neither Advocate Health Care nor the Advocate facility shall be liable for the medical care provided or decisions made by these independent physicians.

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