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Alvaro Mercado, M.D.
Alvaro Mercado, M.D.
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Offices in Chicago and Mount Prospect
Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center
 
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Gender: Male 
Age: 62 
Years in Practice: 26 
Medical Specialty: Obstetrics & Gynecology  
Board Certification: Yes 
Medical School: Universidad Major de San Andres - Bolivia 
Internship: Mount Sinai Hospital 
Residency: North Oakland Hospital, MI 
Fellowship: N/A 
Philosophy of Care: Pregnancy care and Gynecologic surgery are a priority of our practice. Minimal Invasive Surgery, Pelvic Surgery and Robotic Assisted Surgery are our specialty. 
Secondary Languages: Polish , Spanish  
Website: Information not available 
Member of Advocate Physician Partners (what's this
 
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3048 N Harlem Ave, Chicago,  773.237.2229 
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Location information
3048 N Harlem Ave
Chicago, IL 60634
773.237.2229

Medical Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

Clinical Interests
minimally invasive surgery
pelvic pain
pelvic surgery
robotic surgery (davinci platform)
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
BCE Emergis PPO
BeechStreet PPO
Benefit Trust
Beyond Benefits PPO
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Advantage PPO
Blue Choice HMO
Blue Cross / Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Medicare Select 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 HMO
CIGNA Open Access POS
Cofinity PPO (Aetna Affiliate PPO)
COMMERCIAL (80/20 Insurance Types)
Coventry/First Health PPO
CSJB Super PPO
First Health (Coventry/CCN) EPO
First Health (Coventry/CCN) PPO
Fortis PPO
General American POS
Great West Healthcare EPO
Great West Healthcare HMO
Great West Healthcare PPO
Great-West Healthcare HMO/Open Access
Great-West Healthcare POS
Health Marketing PPO
Health Network ProAmerica Midwest PPO
Healthlink PPO
HealthSpring Advantage Plan
Healthstar Select Network EPO
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 (Medicaid) HMO
Humana Health Plans HMO
Humana Health Plans POS
Humana Health Plans PPO
Humana National Plans HMO
Humana National Plans PPO/POS
Local 100A PPO
Local 738 Super PPO
Local 969+46 Laundry Workers Union
Medicaid
Medicare Assignment Part B
Multiplan, Inc. PPO
One Health Plan of Illinois HMO
One Health Plan of Illinois PPO
PersonalCare PPO
PPO Next (Beech Street)
Preferred Care Network PPO
Preferred Network Access PPO
Preferred Plan Inc EPO
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Private Healthcare Systems (Savility PPO)
Private Healthcare Systems EPO
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Teamsters Local 705 Fund
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United Healthcare Basics PPO
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United Healthcare Navigate HMO
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WellCare Access
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Wellmark Health Network PPO
 
601 W Central Rd, Mount Prospect,  847.222.0030 
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Location information
601 W Central Rd
Suite 4
Mount Prospect, IL 60056
847.222.0030

Medical Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

Clinical Interests
minimally invasive surgery
pelvic pain
pelvic surgery
robotic surgery (davinci platform)
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
BCE Emergis PPO
BeechStreet PPO
Benefit Trust
Beyond Benefits PPO
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Advantage PPO
Blue Choice HMO
Blue Cross / Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Medicare Select 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 HMO
CIGNA Open Access POS
Cofinity PPO (Aetna Affiliate PPO)
COMMERCIAL (80/20 Insurance Types)
Coventry/First Health PPO
CSJB Super PPO
First Health (Coventry/CCN) EPO
First Health (Coventry/CCN) PPO
Fortis PPO
General American POS
Great West Healthcare EPO
Great West Healthcare HMO
Great West Healthcare PPO
Great-West Healthcare HMO/Open Access
Great-West Healthcare POS
Health Marketing PPO
Health Network ProAmerica Midwest PPO
Healthlink PPO
HealthSpring Advantage Plan
Healthstar Select Network EPO
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 (Medicaid) HMO
Humana Health Plans HMO
Humana Health Plans POS
Humana Health Plans PPO
Humana National Plans HMO
Humana National Plans PPO/POS
Local 100A PPO
Local 738 Super PPO
Local 969+46 Laundry Workers Union
Medicaid
Medicare Assignment Part B
Multiplan, Inc. PPO
One Health Plan of Illinois HMO
One Health Plan of Illinois PPO
PersonalCare PPO
PPO Next (Beech Street)
Preferred Care Network PPO
Preferred Network Access PPO
Preferred Plan Inc EPO
Preferred Plan Inc PPO
Private Healthcare Systems (Savility PPO)
Private Healthcare Systems EPO
Private Healthcare Systems HMO
Private Healthcare Systems POS
Private Healthcare Systems PPO
Pru Network PPO
State of Illinois Employee PPO
Teamsters Local 705 Fund
Union Health Service HMO
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
WellCare Access
WellCare Choice
Wellmark Health Network PPO
 
 



Information listed under the "clinical interests" and "special procedures" columns was supplied by the physicians. It is provided to you for informational purposes only, and neither Advocate Health Care nor the Advocate facility has independently verified the information. If you wish to confirm the information contained herein, or if you have any other questions about a particular physician, please contact the physician’s office.

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.