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Victor Pelaez, MD

Dr. Pelaez is a cardiologist in the Chicago area. He is affiliated with Louis A Weiss Memorial Hospital Louis A Weiss Memorial Hospital and 3 more hospitals.
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Dr. Pelaez saw more cardiovascular disease (CVD) patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Pelaez saw more pain patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Pelaez saw more heart disease patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Pelaez saw more vascular disease patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Pelaez saw more coronary artery disease (CAD) patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Pelaez saw more drug abuse patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Pelaez saw more HIV patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Pelaez saw more opiate dependence patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Pelaez saw more heart failure patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Pelaez saw more congestive heart failure (CHF) patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Pelaez saw more asthma patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Pelaez saw more diabetes patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Pelaez saw more type 2 diabetes patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Pelaez saw drug addiction patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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Dr. Pelaez saw sarcoidosis patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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Dr. Pelaez saw more lung condition patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Pelaez saw more chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Pelaez saw bunion patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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Dr. Pelaez saw hepatitis C patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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Dr. Pelaez saw more high cholesterol patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Pelaez saw more chronic bronchitis patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Pelaez saw more pneumonia patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Pelaez saw schizophrenia patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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Dr. Pelaez saw inguinal hernia patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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Dr. Pelaez saw more obesity patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Pelaez saw hepatitis patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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Dr. Pelaez saw more acute renal failure patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Pelaez saw bipolar disorder patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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Dr. Pelaez saw digestive tract conditions patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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Dr. Pelaez saw more kidney failure patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Locations

Dr. Pelaez sees patients and can be reached at the following locations.

Provident Hospital of Cook County
500 E 51st St
Chicago, IL 60615
745 miles away
Office
2840 W Fullerton Ave
Chicago, IL 60647
749 miles away
Samir Shah MD SC
9115 S Cicero Ave
Oak Lawn, IL 60453
752 miles away

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Credentials
  • UPMC Medical Education Program
    RESIDENCY

Specializations

    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Internal Medicine
    3. Cardiovascular Disease
    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Internal Medicine
    3. Advanced Heart Failure And Transplant Cardiology
    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Internal Medicine
    3. Interventional Cardiology

Hospital affiliations

Dr. Pelaez is able to admit and treat patients at the following hospitals.

  • Louis A Weiss Memorial Hospital Louis A Weiss Memorial Hospital
    C
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2019)
  • Norwegian-American Hospital
    C
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2019)
  • John H Stroger Jr Hospital
    Hospital safety grade not available
  • Provident Hospital of Cook County
    Hospital safety grade not available

Insurance accepted

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Aultcare
  • AvMed
  • Avera
  • Banner Health
  • Baptist Health Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Mississippi
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Montana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Mexico
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Dakota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Rhode Island
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Wyoming
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • Blue Shield of California
  • BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina
  • BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee
  • CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield
  • Chinese Community Health Plan
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Options
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • Dean Health Plan
  • EmblemHealth
  • Evergreen Health Cooperative
  • Fallon Health
  • First Choice Health
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • GlobalHealth
  • Group Health Cooperative of Eau Claire
  • Group Health Cooperative of South Central Wisconsin
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Hawaii Medical Assurance Association
  • Health Alliance
  • Health Alliance Plan of Michigan
  • Health Net
  • Health New England
  • HealthCare Partners
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthPlus
  • HealthSCOPE Benefits
  • HealthSmart
  • Heritage Provider Network
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Hometown Health
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Independence Blue Cross AmeriHealth
  • Independent Health
  • Indiana University Health Plan
  • MVP Health Care
  • Magellan Health
  • MagnaCare
  • Mayo Clinic Health Solutions
  • MedCost
  • Medica
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Medicare
  • Meritain Health
  • Midlands Choice
  • MultiPlan
  • Network Health Plan
  • Ohio PPO Connect
  • Optima Health
  • Paramount
  • Physicians Health plan
  • Pomco
  • PreferredOne
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Priority Health
  • Providence Health Plan
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Rocky Mountain Health Plans
  • Security Health Plan
  • SummaCare
  • SynerMed
  • TRICARE
  • Trilogy Health Insurance
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • UPMC Health Plan
  • United Healthcare
  • Unity Health Insurance
  • ValueOptions
  • WPS Health Insurance
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield