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Dr. David Gurka, MD

Pulmonary Disease*
4.3 (6)
Map Pin Small Chicago, IL
Accepting new patients
37 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. David Gurka, MD

Dr. David Gurka, MD is a Pulmonologist in Chicago, IL. They specialize in Pulmonary Disease, has 37 years of experience, and is board certified in Critical Care Medicine. They graduated from University of Illinois College of Medicine and is affiliated with Rush University Medical Center. Dr. Gurka, completed a residency at University of IL Medical Center at Chicago|University Of Illinois Medical Center At Chicago. Patients rated Dr. Gurka an average 4.3 star rating.

Dr. Gurka works at Practice in Chicago, IL. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Anthem 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. Gurka's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Urgent Care Clinic for Cancer
    1725 W Harrison St Ste 10, Chicago, IL 60612 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (312) 942-6744
  2. 2
    Radiology Services
    1620 W Harrison St, Chicago, IL 60612 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (312) 947-1050
  3. 3
    Rush University Medical Center
    1653 W Congress Pkwy, Chicago, IL 60612 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (312) 942-5000

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  • Rush University Medical Center

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    About Dr. David Gurka, MD

    Specialties*
    • Pulmonary Disease

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    Years of Experience
    • 37 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1255385514
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • University of Illinois Medical Center at Chicago
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • University of IL Medical Center at Chicago|University Of Illinois Medical Center At Chicago
    Residency
    Internship
    • University of Illinois Medical Center at Chicago
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • University of Illinois College of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Critical Care Medicine and Pulmonary Disease
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