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Diego Mauricio Avella Patino, MD

Diego Mauricio Avella Patino, MD

Thoracic Surgery

Practice Focus Areas:
Esophageal Cancer, Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO), Lung Transplantation, Mediastinal Tumors, Robotic Thoracic Surgery, Thymoma
On Medical Staff At:
Central DuPage Hospital, Delnor Hospital, Kishwaukee Hospital, Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Woodstock Hospital, McHenry Hospital, Huntley Hospital
English, Spanish
In Practice:
23 Years

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    676 N St Clair St Ste 2140
    Chicago, IL 60611
    Phone: (312) 695-3800
    Fax: (312) 695-3644
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Education, Training & Fellowships

Medical School:
Universidad El Bosque Escuela Medicina Colombiana - 2000
University of Chicago - 2017
Penn State Milton S Hershey Medical Center - 2014
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  • American Board of Surgery - Surgery
  • American Board of Thoracic Surgery - Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery