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"My practice philosophy is to provide empathic, expert care to all of my patients." Dr. Prendergast is Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery at t ...Read more
"My practice philosophy is to provide empathic, expert care to all of my patients." Dr. Prendergast is Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery at the University of Illinois (U of I) and is actively involved in training residents from the U of I Metropolitan Group Hospitals Residency. He is Site Director for the U of I Medical Student surgical rotation at Presence Saint Francis Hospital. He received the Golden Scalpal Award for outstanding surgical teaching from the Class of 2014. He is also the Medical Director of the Level One Trauma Program.

Michael Prendergast, MD, FACS

Vascular Surgery, General Surgery

 

Affiliations Presence Health Partners
Unite Here Health
Hospitals Presence Saint Francis Hospital
Website http://www.surg-associates.com/index.html
Years in practice 20
Languages spoken English
Board certifications General Surgery, Vascular Surgery
Education University of Illinois College of Medicine, Chicago ; Wayne State University School of Medicine Affiliated Hospitals, Michigan (Residency) ; Wayne State University School of Medicine Affiliated Hospitals, Michigan (Fellowship)
Extended/Weekend Hours Evening and weekend hours Handicap Accessible Handicap accessible Convenient Parking Convenient parking
Office 1
800 Austin St.
East Tower, Suite 563
Evanston, IL 60202
Ph 847.869.0522
Fax 847.869.0652
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Handicap Accessible Convenient Parking

 

 

 

Blue Cross Medicare Advntg HMO Presence Health EPO / BCBS PPO Blue Choice PPO
Abdominal Surgery Abdominal Surgery Breast Surgery
Cholecystectomy Diagnostic Endoscopy Endoscopy
Endovascular Aneurysm Repair Endovascular Surgery Endovenous Closure of Varicose Veins
Gall Bladder Removal - Cholecystectomy Gall Bladder Removal - Cholecystectomy Gallbladder Surgery
Hernia Repair Laparoscopic Hernia Repair Laparoscopic Surgery
Laser Vein Treatment and Removal Minimally Invasive Aneurysm Repair Minimally Invasive Vascular Procedures
Open Surgery Robotic Cholecystectomy Robotic Hernia Repair
Robotic Surgery SILS Single Incision Laparoscopic Surgery (SILS)
Single Site Laparoscopic Surgery Therapeutic Endoscopy
Aneurysms Bowel Problems Breast Problems
Carotid Problems Vascular Problems Vein Problems
Gallstones Aortic Aneurysm Breast Disorders
Carotid Artery Disease Gallbladder Disorders Hernia
Varicose Veins Peripheral Vascular Disease Gallbladder Disease

Dr. Michael Prendergast is board certified in both General and Vascular Surgery and performs a variety of minimally invasive procedures in both specialty areas. Particular interests include gall bladder and hernia surgery, endoscopy, and endovascular repair of aortic aneurysms.

He is one of the first surgeons to use the daVinci robotic surgery system to perform single site gall bladder surgery on the North Shore.

Dr. Prendergast is an Assistant Clinical Professor of Surgery at the University of Illinois School of Medicine and is the site director for The U of I medical student program at Presence St Francis Hospital. He is the recipient of the Golden Scalpel Award for outstanding surgical teaching from the U of I Class of 2014.

Dr. Prendergast is also the Medical Director of the Level One Trauma program at St Francis, which cares for the most seriously injured patients.