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Dr. Tamar Polonsky, MD

Cardiologist

Chicago, IL

Overall rating
5.0
Recent reviews
First time visit and she spent a lot of time with me and answered all my questions. Wonderful experience!
First time visit and she spent a lot of time with me and answered all my questions. Wonderful experience!
Anna K. · March 4, 2019
Greatful to have a medical specialist that listens & problem solves with me so I can better understand my disease. Ifeel hopeful after appt knowing that treatment is providing a better quality to my life.
Greatful to have a medical specialist that listens & problem solves with me so I can better understand my disease. I feel hopeful after appt knowing that treatment is providing abetter quality to my life.
LF · More than 1 year ago

About Dr. Tamar Polonsky

*** This clinic does not accept self-pay patients. *** Tamar Polonsky, MD, MSCI, is a general cardiologist. She treats a wide range of cardiac conditions, including coronary artery disease, hypertension, hyperlipidemia (high cholesterol), and valve disease. Dr. Polonsky also specializes in the management of heart disease in cancer patients. She works closely with oncologists and surgeons to take care of patients with preexisting heart disease and to help monitor for potential cardiac complications from chemotherapy and radiation. Dr. Polonsky has research expertise in cardiovascular epidemiology and prevention. She has experience analyzing data from large cohort studies, with the aim of finding novel ways to predict a person's risk of developing heart disease. In order to best serve you, please remember to provide your unique member ID number on your insurance card for your appointment. If this is not provided, you may expect a call from our office to get that information prior to your appointment so we can verify your benefits. We look forward to seeing you.

In-network insurances

  • APWU
  • Aetna
  • All Savers Insurance

Specialties

  • Cardiologist

Practice names

Hospital affiliations

  • The University of Chicago Medical Center

Board certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease (Internal Medicine)

Education and training

  • Medical School - University of Chicago, Doctor of Medicine
  • Harvard University, Brigham and Women's Hospital (Internship)
  • Harvard University, Brigham and Women's Hospital (Residency)
  • University of Chicago Medicine (Fellowship)

Professional memberships

  • American Heart Association

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Languages spoken

  • English

Provider's gender

Female

NPI number

1942597984

Dr. Tamar Polonsky's office location

University of Chicago Medicine Hyde Park

UChicago Medicine Hyde Park

5758 South Maryland Avenue, DCAM 5th Floor - Module 5C

Chicago, IL 60637

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The Doctor was very thorough in explaining my health issues.
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I had a nice visit.
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The visit was smooth and informative, good and right to the point.
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I had a great visit.
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Informative, patience, funny.
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