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Dr. Theodorakis graduated from University of Athens where he completed 3 years of General Surgery training. He came to the US in 1976 and did one year ...Read more
Dr. Theodorakis graduated from University of Athens where he completed 3 years of General Surgery training. He came to the US in 1976 and did one year of internship at Milwaukee County. He continued his residency at Mount Sinai/Rush program and graduated in 1982. Dr. Theodorakis completed 2 years of surgical oncology at the University of Tulane, and continued on to complete a second fellowship in Head and Neck Oncology at Roswell Park. Following completion of his training, he returned to Chicago, where he joined the general surgery program at Mount Sinai as Chief of Surgical Oncology. He participated in NSABP clinical trials as a primary investigator, and established a surgical oncology clinic in 1985. Dr. Theodorakis became part of the Cook County Health System as a general and oncological surgeon. He joined the faculty at Rush University, and became active in the training of surgical residents and medical students in 1988. He founded ST Surgical Consultants in 1985, a successful general surgery and surgical oncology practice that is currently operational. Dr. Theodorakis obtained an Associate Degree in Medical Economics from Johns Hopkins University and also joined the Academy of Political Sciences in 1998. In 2001, he joined the medical staff of Weiss Medical Center, where he served as Chief of Surgery from 2003 to 2009. Dr. Theodorakis established a training program for surgical residents and medical students with the University of Chicago, and later with the University of Illinois, which is currently very successful. He is a member of a number of surgical organizations and regularly lectures to residents, students and medical staff.

Spyridon Theodorakis, M.D.

General Surgery, Surgical Oncology


Hospitals Presence Saint Joseph Hospital-Chicago
Years in practice 29
Languages spoken English, Greek, Russian, Spanish
Board certifications General Surgery
Education National and Kapodistrian University of Athens School of Health Sciences Faculty of Medicine, Greece ; Mount Sinai Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago (Residency) ; Roswell Park Cancer Institute, New York (Fellowship) ; Tulane University Medical Center - Tulane University School of Medicine, Louisiana (Fellowship)
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Office 1
5011 N. Lincoln Ave.
Chicago, IL 60625
Ph 773.561.7710
Fax 773.561.7760
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Office 2
4646 N. Marine Dr.
7th Fl.
Chicago, IL 60640
Ph 773.561.7710
Fax 773.561.7760
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Extended/Weekend Hours Convenient Parking


Office 3
5140 N. California Ave.
Chicago, IL 60625
Ph 773.561.7710
Fax 773.561.7760
Office hours [+]
Extended/Weekend Hours Handicap Accessible Convenient Parking


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