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Erwin Thimm, MD

Philosophy of Care

To provide the highest quality, state-of-the-art, technical care while also offering a compassionate personal touch during patient interactions, to let everyone in the community know they are valued as an individual.

  • General

    SPECIALTIES

    • Breast Services
    • Years in Practice: 19


    BOARD CERTIFICATIONS

    • Diagnostic Radiology


    PATIENTS SEEN
    Accepts both children and adults


    LANGUAGES

    • English


    MEDICAL INTERESTS
    Breast Imaging, Mammography, Breast Ultrasound, MRI, Breast Cancer, Breast Disease


  • Education

    EDUCATION
    School Rush Medical College
    Graduation Date 07/1996
    Degree MD

    RESIDENCY
    School Indiana University Medical Center
    Title Diagnostic Radiology Resident

    FELLOWSHIPS
    School Massachusetts General Hospital
    Specialty Mammography

  • Memberships

    • American Medical Association
    • American Roentgen Ray Society
    • Radiological Society of North America
    • Indiana Roentgen Society
    • Society of Breast Imaging
    • American College of Radiology
Health Topics Posts
By DuPage Medical Group Radiology
For many women, getting a mammogram can be nerve-wracking. Getting called back for additional testing can cause even more anxiety. However, it is important to remember that most women who are called back do not have breast cancer, and most women are happy to get the additional testing to be sure.

Topics and Subtopics: Radiology & Women's Health
Breast cancer is predominantly thought of as a female disease, but can men get breast cancer too?

Topics and Subtopics: Cancer, Diagnostic Testing & Men's Health
Have you seen a bi-rad score on your mammogram and were curious to its meaning? Learn more.

Topics and Subtopics: Diagnostic Testing & Women's Health
Sometimes tiny spots can be found on your mammogram called calcifications. Learn more about breast calcifications.

Topics and Subtopics: Cancer & Women's Health
Many people know about mammograms, but there are additional tools that aid in detecting breast cancer if something suspicious is found.

Topics and Subtopics: Cancer, Women's Health & Diagnostic Testing
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