Michael Verta, MD

Michael Verta, MD

Vascular Surgery Winfield, IL

Assistant Professor of Surgery, Northwestern University-Feinberg School of Medicine

Office Address

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  • 25 N Winfield Rd
    Suite 201
    Winfield, IL 60190
    Phone: (630) 933-4487
    Fax: (630) 933-2009

Dr. Verta's Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Vascular Surgery: General Vascular Surgery

Dr. Verta's Faculty Appointments & Work History

  • Assistant ProfessorNorthwestern University
    Evanston, IL
    Instructor, Surgery (1976- 1977)
  • Attending PhysicianCentral DuPage Hospital
    Winfield, IL
    Physician, Vascular and Interventional Program (2011- present)
  • Attending PhysicianDelnor Hospital
    Geneva, IL
  • DirectorSt. Mary’s Good Samaritan Regional Health Center
    Centralia, IL
    Attending Physician (2008- 2011)
  • DirectorEvanston Northwestern Healthcare
    Evanston, IL
    Senior Attending Surgeon (1981- 2008)
  • Attending PhysicianSwedish Covenant Hospital
    Chicago, IL
  • Attending PhysicianLake Forest Hospital
    Lake Forest, IL
  • ChairmanHighland Park Hospital
    Highland Park, IL
  • Attending PhysicianCondell Medical Center
    Libertyville, IL
  • DirectorThe Laser Institute
    Des Plaines, IL
  • Medical DirectorTransMed Inc
    Des Plaines, IL
  • Attending SurgeonMercy Hospital Medical Center
    Chicago, IL
    Director, Blood Flow Laboratory (1978- 1997); Chairman (1985- 1998); Chief, Section of Vascular Surgery (1993- 1998)
  • Clinical Asst. ProfessorUniversity of Illinois
    Urbana, IL
  • Consulting SurgeonSt. Louis City Hospital
    St. Louis, MO
  • DirectorSt. Louis VA Hospital
    St. Louis, MO
    Chief, Vascular Surgery (1977- 1978)
  • Consulting SurgeonSt. Louis County Hospital
    St. Louis, MO
  • ChiefWashington University
    St. Louis, MO
    Assistant Professor, Surgery (1977- 1978)
  • Attending SurgeonBarnes Hospital
    St Louis, MO
    Director, Peripheral Vascular Laboratory (1977- 1978)

Dr. Verta's Education & Medical Training

  • McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern UniversityMcGaw Medical Center of Northwestern UniversityFellowship, Vascular Surgery
  • Northwestern McGaw/NMH/VANorthwestern McGaw/NMH/VAResidency, General Surgery
  • Evanston HospitalEvanston HospitalResidency, General Surgery
  • Evanston HospitalEvanston HospitalInternship, Straight Surgery
  • Northwestern Univ Med SchNorthwestern University Feinberg School of MedicineMedical School
  • Northwestern UniversityNorthwestern UniversityOther Training, B.S, Honors Program in Medical Education

Dr. Verta's Certifications & Licensure

  • CA State Medical LicenseCA State Medical License1974 - 2015
  • IL State Medical LicenseIL State Medical License1972 - 2014
  • American Board of SurgeryAmerican Board of SurgerySurgery, 1978
  • American Board of SurgeryAmerican Board of SurgeryVascular Surgery, 1983

Dr. Verta's Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, 2007Outstanding Teacher AwardNorthwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, 2007, 2008
  • Chicago, 2001-2007America’s Top DoctorsChicago, 2001-2007, 2007
  • Rocky Mountain Vascular Surgical SocietySterling Edwards Memorial LecturerRocky Mountain Vascular Surgical Society, 2004
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Dr. Verta's Publications & Presentations

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Journal Articles

  • Alternative imaging techniques in vascular surgery.Verta KF and Verta MJ Jr, Journal of Vascular Nursing 1998,16: 78-83
  • Diagnostico nao-invasivo da doença occlusiva das arterias carotidas.Van Bellen B, Verta MJ Jr, Gross WS, Yao JST and Bergan JJ, Rev Med Ass Brasil 1976, 22:320
  • Lymphatic disruption in varicose vein surgery.Van Bellen B, Verta MJ Jr, Yao JST and Bergan JJ, Surgery 1977, 82:527
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Books/Book Chapters

  • Vascular Surgery.Chapter: The Remarkable Surgical Practice of John Benjamin Murphy
    Verta MJ Jr and Schmitz RL
    Editors: R.L.Schmitz and T.T.Oh.University of Illinois Press, Chicago
  • Non-Invasive Diagnostic Techniques in Vascular Disease.Chapter: Comparative value of non-invasive tests in cerebrovascular disease
    Gross WS, Verta MJ Jr, van Bellen B, Yao JST and Bergan JJ
    Editors: Bernstein EF.C.V.Mosby, St. Louis
  • Progress in Stroke Research I.Chapter: The use of fluid-filled oculoplethysmography and carotid phonoangiography in the diagnosis of extracranial carotid artery disease
    Yao JST, Verta MJ Jr, and Bergan JJ
    Editors: Greenhalgh RM and Rose FC.Pitman Medical Publishing Company, Kent, England
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  • The Effect of Carotid Artery Screening Tests on Subsequent Patient Management.Verta MJ, International Cardiovascular Congress I, Scottsdale, Arizona
  • Non-Invasive Evaluation of Cervical Bruits.Verta MJ, Symposium on Correctable Cerebral Ischemia, Chicago, Illinois
  • A Computerized Registry for the Vascular Laboratory.Verta MJ, Symposium on Non-Invasive Diagnostic Techniques in Vascular Surgery, San Diego, California
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  • Phlebology '90 North American.Phlebology Society, Chicago, IL
  • Symposium on Correctable Cerebral Ischemia.Northwestern University
  • Perspectives in Hemostasis Symposium.Loyola University School of Medicine (Thrombolytic Therapy of Acute Arterial Occlusions)
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Dr. Verta's Professional Memberships

Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Cofinity PPO
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthLink PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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