M. Flisak, D.O.
Dr. Michael Flisak attended Loyola University Chicago and graduated with both a Bachelors and Masters degrees in Science in 1998 and 2001 respectively. He participated in the mapping of the centromere region of human chromosome 21 for his Masters Thesis.
He continued his pursuit of medicine and graduated from Midwestern University Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine in 2005. After medical school, Dr. Flisak completed his Internal Medicine Internship and Residency at Lutheran General Hospital. While a resident at Lutheran General, he received the Residency Research award for his work in cardiovascular research.
Dr. Flisak continued his training as a cardiovascular disease specialist at Lutheran General Hospital and graduated from the program in 2011. He then went on to complete his Interventional Cardiology training at the University of Wisconsin Madison in 2012.
Dr Flisak specializes in both coronary and peripheral vascular interventions including venous disease. He is currently one off the leading venous disease experts in the Chicagoland area treating chronic venous insufficiency, chronic venous stasis ulcers and superficial venous insufficiency. He is also trained in the placement of intra-aortic stent grafts for the exclusion of abdominal aortic aneurysms (AAA). He is experienced in the use of intravascular ultrasound, fractional flow reserve, orbital and excisional athrectomy as well.
In addition, Dr. Flisak is trained in the performance and interpretation of both transthoracic and transesophageal echocardiography, Nuclear Cardiology, stress testing and holster monitoring.
Dr. Flisak is Board Certified in Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease, and Interventional Cardiology and is board eligible for Vascular Medicine and Endovascular Medicine boards.
Phone Number: (708) 783-2055