NCH Medical Group Adds Thoracic and Vascular Surgeons to Staff

Northwest Community Healthcare’s (NCH) Medical Group expands its network of experienced doctors as it welcomes a thoracic surgeon and vascular surgeon.

Gary Chmielewski, M.D., is board-certified in thoracic and cardiac surgery and is treating patients at 880 W. Central Road, Suite 5000, Arlington Heights. He comes to NCH Medical Group from Rush University Medical Center, Chicago. As a thoracic surgeon, Dr. Chmielewski operates on the heart, lungs, esophagus, and other chest organs.

Dr. Chmielewski earned his Doctor of Medicine degree from Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine. He completed his residency in surgery and his fellowship in cardiothoracic surgery at Wayne State University/Detroit Medical Center.

John Edwards, M.D., is board-certified in vascular surgery and also is treating patients at 880 W. Central Road, Suite 5000, Arlington Heights. He comes to NCH Medical Group from Cardiac Vascular & Thoracic Surgery Associates, Fairfax, Va. As a vascular surgeon, Dr. Edwards performs aortic surgeries, carotid stenting and vascular bypass operations, among other procedures.

Dr. Edwards earned his Doctor of Medicine degree from Rush Medical College, Chicago. He completed his residency in general surgery at University of Michigan, Ann
Arbor, and his fellowship in clinical vascular surgery at Harvard University/Massachusetts General Hospital.

NCH Medical Group Adds Thoracic and Vascular Surgeons to Staffwww.arlingtoncardinal.com/?p=75737John Edwards, M.D (left ) and Gary Chmielewski, M.D

Posted by The Cardinal on Thursday, October 15, 2015

Patients can schedule appointments with Dr. Chmielewski and Dr. Edwards online at www.nchmedicalgroup.com or by calling the physicians’ office at 847-618-3800.

NCH Medical Group physician offices are located in Arlington Heights, Buffalo Grove, Lake Zurich, Mount Prospect, Palatine and Schaumburg. To learn more about the NCH Medical Group, and to view physician bios and videos, visit www.nchmedicalgroup.com. To find a physician, call HealthConnection at 847-618-3470.



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