HomeNewsTwenty-Four New Physicians Join DuPage Medical Group Across Thirteen Departments

News

Twenty-Four New Physicians Join DuPage Medical Group Across Thirteen Departments

October 28, 2019

DOWNERS GROVE, Ill. — DuPage Medical Group (DMG) – the largest independent, multi-specialty physician group in Illinois – has welcomed twenty-four new physicians across its family medicine, Weight Loss Clinic, internal medicine, hospitalist, neurology, orthopaedics, otolaryngology, palliative care, pediatrics, plastic surgery, rheumatology, urology and vascular surgery departments.

Family Medicine:

  • Dr. Regini George is board-certified in family medicine. She earned her medical degree from Ross University School of Medicine and completed her residency in family medicine at MacNeal Hospital. She completed her fellowship training at the University of Arizona Andrew Well Center. Dr. George sees pediatric and adult patients at 3315 Algonquin Road, Suite 100 in Rolling Meadows. Patients can schedule an appointment online or by calling 847-788-0700.
  • Dr. Geraldine Delos Santos is board-certified in family medicine. She earned her medical degree from Des Moines University and completed her residency in family medicine at Advocate Christ Medical Center. Dr. Delos Santos sees pediatric and adult patients at 455 Briargate Drive in South Elgin. Patients can schedule an appointment online or by calling 847-622-0506.
  • Dr. Mahvish Hamid is board-certified in family medicine. She earned her medical degree from Dow Medical College in Pakistan and completed her residency in family medicine at Reading Hospital. Dr. Hamid sees pediatric and adult patients at 640 S. Washington Street, Suite 350 in Naperville. Patients can schedule an appointment online or by calling 630-717-2646.
  • Dr. Preyanshu Parekh is board-certified in family medicine. He earned his medical degree from Des Moines University and completed his residency in family medicine at MercyOne North Iowa Medical Center. Dr. Parekh sees pediatric and adult patients at 608 S. Washington Street, Suite 201 in Naperville. Patients can schedule an appointment online or by calling 630-717-2630.

Weight Loss Clinic:

  • Dr. Katie Rosenfeld is board-certified in family medicine and obesity medicine. She earned her medical degree from Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine and completed her residency in family medicine at AMITA Health Adventist Medical Center in Hinsdale. Dr. Rosenfeld sees pediatric patients (ages 12 and up) and adult patients at 3011 Butterfield Road, Suite 240 in Oakbrook. Patients can schedule an appointment online or by calling 630-348-3840.

Internal Medicine:

  • Dr. Sharon Duval is board-certified in internal medicine. She earned her medical degree from the University of Illinois and completed her residency at Loyola University Medical Center. Dr. Duval sees adult patients at 745 Fletcher Drive, Suite 101 in Elgin. Patients can schedule an appointment online or by calling 847-742-3525.
  • Dr. Beatriz Huertas-Rivera practices internal medicine and earned her medical degree from the Universidad Autonoma de Guadalajara in Mexico. She completed her residency in internal medicine at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center. Dr. Huertas-Rivera sees adult patients at 1801 S. Highland Avenue, Suite 130 in Lombard. Patients can schedule an appointment online or by calling 630-627-4722.
  • Dr. Sally Salman is board-certified in internal medicine. She earned her medical degree from the University of Jordan and completed her residency in internal medicine at Chicago Medical School/Rosalind Franklin University. Dr. Salman sees adult patients at 430 Warrenville Road, Suite 210 in Lisle. Patients can schedule an appointment online or by calling 630-432-6180.
  • Dr. Tingting Zhou is board-certified in internal medicine. She earned her medical degree from Jining Medical University and completed her residency in internal medicine at West Suburban Medical Center. Dr. Zhou sees adult patients at 40 S. Clay Street, East Building, Suite 210 in Hinsdale. Patients can schedule an appointment online or by calling 630-323-3450.

Hospitalists:

From the time a patient is admitted to the hospital through discharge, DMG’s hospitalist team closely collaborates with each patient’s primary care provider to ensure a seamless transition of care. 

  • Dr. Matthew Decker practices internal medicine as a hospitalist at DMG. He earned his medical degree and completed his residency in internal medicine from Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine. Dr. Decker sees adult patients at Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital, Edward Hospital, Elmhurst Memorial Hospital and Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital.

Neurology:

  • Dr. Craig Wlodarek is board-certified and a specialist in neurology. He earned his medical degree from Rush Medical School and completed his residency in neurology at Rush Medical Center. He completed his fellowship training in neurophysiology at Rush Medical Center. Dr. Wlodarek sees adult patients at 908 N. Elm Street, Suite 110 in Hinsdale. Patients can schedule an appointment online or by calling 630-986-8770.
  • Dr. Akash Patel is board-certified and a specialist in neurology. He earned his medical degree from Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine. He completed his residency at the University of Illinois at Chicago Hospital, as well as his fellowship training in neuromuscular medicine.Dr. Patel sees adult patients at 150 E. Willow Avenue, Suite 100 in Wheaton. Patients can schedule an appointment online or by calling 630-961-4150.

Orthopaedics:

  • Dr. Ivan Eck is an orthopaedic surgeon specializing in total joint replacement. He earned his medical degree from Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences. He completed his residency in orthopaedic surgery at Midwestern University, Franciscan Health and his fellowship training in adult reconstruction and trauma at the Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh. Dr. Eck sees pediatric and adult patients at 9618 Southwest Highway in Oak Lawn and 16660 S. 107th Avenue in Orland Park. Patients can schedule an appointment online or by calling 630-790-1872.
  • Dr. Shawn Patel is board-certified and a specialist in sports medicine. He earned his medical degree from the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine. He completed his residency in physical medicine and rehabilitation at the University of Washington Medical Center and his fellowship training in sports medicine at Washington University in St. Louis. Dr. Patel sees pediatric and adult patients at 1206 E. 9th Street in Lockport. Patients can schedule an appointment online or by calling 630-790-1872.
  • Dr. Brian Toolan is a board-certified orthopaedic surgeon specializing in foot and ankle surgery. He earned his medical degree from Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He completed his residency at Hospital for Joint Diseases Orthopaedic Institute and his fellowship training at the University of Washington Harborview Medical Center. Dr. Toolan sees pediatric and adult patients at 1206 E. 9th Street in Lockport, 100 Spalding Drive, Suite 300 in Naperville and 16660 S. 107th Avenue in Orland Park. Patients can schedule an appointment online or by calling 630-790-1872.
  • Dr. Brian Ward is an orthopaedic surgeon specializing in sports medicine. He earned his medical degree from Howard University College of Medicine. He completed his residency in orthopaedic surgery and his fellowship training in orthopaedic sports medicine and shoulder surgery at the Hospital for Special Surgery. Dr. Ward sees pediatric and adult patients at 220 Springfield Drive, Suite 310 in Bloomingdale, 133 E. Brush Hill Road, Suite 100 in Elmhurst and 815 Pasquinelli Drive in Westmont. Patients can schedule an appointment online or by calling 630-790-1872.

Otolaryngology:

  • Dr. Kevin Casey is board-certified and a specialist in otolaryngology (ENT). He earned his medical degree from Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine and completed his residency in otolaryngology at the Medical College of Wisconsin Affiliated Hospitals. Dr. Casey sees pediatric and adult patients at 330 N. Madison Street, Suite 200 in Joliet and 808 Rickert Drive, Suite 200 in Naperville. Patients can schedule an appointment online or by calling 630-420-2323.

Palliative Care:

  • Dr. Saud Siddiqui is board-certified in family medicine and specializes in palliative care. He earned his medical degree from Ziauddin University and completed his residency in family medicine at the University of Illinois College of Medicine in Rockford. He completed his fellowship training in hospice and palliative medicine at the University of Chicago. Dr. Siddiqui sees adult patients at 430 Warrenville Road, Suite 300 in Lisle. Patients can schedule an appointment online or by calling 630-364-7850.

Pediatrics:

  • Dr. Sharon Hovey is board-certified in pediatrics. She earned her medical degree from the University of North Dakota School of Medicine and completed her residency at Children’s Mercy Hospital in Kansas City. Dr. Hovey sees pediatric patients at 24020 West Riverwalk Court, Suite 102 in Plainfield. Patients can schedule an appointment online or by calling 815-676-2580.

Plastic Surgery:

  • Dr. Karina Alexander is a fellowship-trained plastic surgeon. She earned her medical degree from Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine and completed her residency in general surgery at Maimonides Medical Center. She completed her fellowship training in plastic surgery at the University of Illinois at Chicago. Dr. Alexander sees pediatric and adult patients at 28381 Davis Parkway, Suite 700 in Warrenville. Patients can schedule an appointment online or by calling 630-348-3000.
  • Dr. Kate Polyatskaya is a plastic surgeon board-certified in breast microsurgery and general surgery. She earned her medical degree from the University of Illinois and completed her residency in general surgery at Henry Ford Hospital. She completed her fellowship training in plastic and reconstructive surgery at the University of Michigan. Dr. Polyatskaya sees pediatric and adult patients at 28381 Davis Parkway, Suite 700 in Warrenville. Patients can schedule an appointment online or by calling 630-348-3000.

Rheumatology:

  • Dr. Shakaib Hayat is a fellowship-trained specialist in rheumatology. He earned his medical degree from Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine and completed his residency at the University of Chicago, Northshore. He completed his fellowship training in rheumatology at Case Western Reserve University. Dr. Hayat sees adult patients at 2100 Glenwood Avenue in Joliet and 17495 S. La Grange Road in Tinley Park. Patients can schedule an appointment online or by calling 630-268-0200.

Urology:

  • Dr. Brian Kadow is a fellowship-trained specialist in urology and urologic oncology. He earned his medical degree from Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine. He completed his residency in urology at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center and his fellowship training in urologic oncology at Fox Chase Cancer Center. Dr. Kadow sees pediatric and adult patients at 430 Warrenville Road, Suite 310 in Lisle and 17495 S. La Grange Road in Tinley Park. Patients can schedule an appointment online or by calling 630-790-1221.

Vascular Surgery:

  • Dr. Valerie Takyi is a fellowship-trained vascular surgeon. She earned her medical degree from the University of Michigan Medical School and completed her residency in general surgery at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital. She completed her fellowship training in vascular surgery at Loyola University Medical School. Dr. Takyi sees adult patients at 133 E. Brush Hill Road, Suite 110 in Elmhurst and 430 Pennsylvania Ave, Suite 310 in Glen Ellyn. Patients can schedule an appointment online or by calling 630-545-7565.

"I was immediately impressed by the breadth of specialties within DMG," said Dr. Kevin Casey, DMG otolaryngologist. "The size and quality of the DMG provider network promotes efficient and effective sharing of medical records, which fosters a collaborative environment that greatly benefits our patients. I am very excited to be a part of the team."

To learn more about these physicians or for more information, visit www.DuPageMedicalGroup.com.                                                                                                                   

About DuPage Medical Group
DuPage Medical Group (DMG) is the largest independent, multi-specialty physician group in Illinois with more than 750 primary care and specialty care physicians in over 100 suburban Chicago locations. For 20 years, DMG has focused on making healthcare better for its patients and communities by offering high quality, compassionate healthcare. As a physician-led organization, DMG’s physicians work together – utilizing leading-edge technology and innovative treatment options – to ensure that each patient receives accessible and efficient healthcare. For more information, visit www.dupagemedicalgroup.com

Receive more health tips and DMG news right in your inbox!
Sign up for the Live Life Well newsletter