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Dr. Claudia Tellez, MD

Medical Oncology*
4.6 (17)
Map Pin Small Chicago, IL
Accepting new patients
34 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Claudia Tellez, MD

Dr. Claudia Tellez, MD is a Medical Oncology Specialist in Chicago, IL. They specialize in Medical Oncology, has 34 years of experience, and is board certified in Hematology. They graduated from University of Illinois College of Medicine and is affiliated with Northwestern Memorial Hospital. Dr. Tellez, completed a residency at Veterans Affairs Lakeside Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Tellez an average 4.6 star rating.

Dr. Tellez works at Northwestern Medical Group in Chicago, IL. They frequently treat conditions like Breast Cancer, Male Breast Carcinoma and Breast Carcinoma along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Tellez's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Robert H Lurie Cancer Center
    250 E Superior St Ste 4-440, Chicago, IL 60611 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (312) 695-0990
  2. 2
    Robert H Lurie Cancer Center
    250 E Superior St Ste 4-440, Chicago, IL 60611 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (866) 587-4322
  3. 3
    Hematology Oncology Associates of Illinois LLC
    676 N Saint Clair St Ste 2140, Chicago, IL 60611 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (312) 664-5400

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  • Northwestern Memorial Hospital

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Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
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Esophageal Cancer
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Eye Cancer
Hereditary Spherocytosis
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Male Breast Cancer
Mantle Cell Lymphoma
Marginal Zone Lymphoma
Maternal Anemia
Melanoma
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Nodular Lymphoma
Oral Cancer
Ovarian Cancer
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Parathyroid Cancer
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Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
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Skin Cancer
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von Willebrand Disease
Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
Bone Marrow Biopsy
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    4.6
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    Based on 17 ratings
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    About Dr. Claudia Tellez, MD

    Specialties*
    • Medical Oncology

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    Years of Experience
    • 34 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Spanish
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    NPI Number
    • 1114916517
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Veterans Affairs Lakeside Medical Center
    Residency
    Medical Education
    • University of Illinois College of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Hematology and Medical Oncology
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    Dr. Claudia Tellez, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Tellez is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Tellez has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Tellez works at Northwestern Medical Group in Chicago, IL. View the full address on Dr. Tellez’s profile.

    Dr. Tellez has seen patients for Breast Cancer, Male Breast Carcinoma and Breast Carcinoma, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Tellez on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    17 patients have reviewed Dr. Tellez. The overall rating for this provider is 4.6. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Tellez.

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