K. Erickson, M.D.

Dr. Erickson's areas of interest include interventional cardiology, in which he is board certified, and congestive heart failure.

"This combination of interests places me in an exciting position. As technology continues to develop, interventional cardiologists can offer their patients promising new devices and therapies for the treatment of congestive heart failure."

Dr. Erickson received a Bachelor of Arts, Cum Laude, from Augustana College. He graduated from the University of Illinois College of Medicine, and completed his residency in internal medicine at Loyola University. Cardiology training was accomplished at Rush Presbyterian St. Luke's Medical Center and Loyola University Medical Center. That training included one year in heart transplant cardiology. He is Board Certified in Cardiovascular Disease and Internal Medicine.

Dr. Erickson has been at MetroSouth Medical Center, Blue Island since 1992. There, he directs the Congestive Heart Failure Clinic, is Chairman of the Department of Medicine, and has served as President of the Medical Staff. His other hospital affiliations include MacNeal Hospital (Berwyn, IL), Hinsdale Hospital (Hinsdale, IL), and Christ Hospital (Oak Lawn, IL).


Phone Number: (708) 824-1114

Currently seeing patients at our Palos Park and  Merrionette Park Facilities.
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