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Dr. Mary Vanko, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology*
3.4 (91)
Map Pin Small Merrillville, IN
Accepting new patients
37 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Mary Vanko, MD

Dr. Mary Vanko, MD is an Obstetrics & Gynecology Specialist in Merrillville, IN. They specialize in Obstetrics & Gynecology, has 37 years of experience. They graduated from University of Illinois College of Medicine and is affiliated with St. Mary Medical Center, Community Hospital, Franciscan Health Crown Point and Methodist Hospitals - Northlake Campus. Dr. Vanko, completed a residency at University of Illinois Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Vanko an average 3.4 star rating.

Dr. Vanko works at Community Healthcare System in Merrillville, IN. 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. Vanko's Office Locations

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    280 E 90th Dr Fl 2, Merrillville, IN 46410 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (219) 769-7650

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  • St. Mary Medical Center
  • Community Hospital
  • Franciscan Health Crown Point
  • Methodist Hospitals - Northlake Campus

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    3.4
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    Based on 91 ratings
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    About Dr. Mary Vanko, MD

    Specialties*
    • Obstetrics & Gynecology

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    • 37 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Croatian and Spanish
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    NPI Number
    • 1700856556
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Fellow American College Of Obstetrics and Gynecology
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • University of Illinois Hospital
    Residency
    Internship
    • Columbus-Cuneo-Cabrini Medical Center
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • University of Illinois College of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Undergraduate School
    • University of Illinois
    Undergraduate School

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    Dr. Vanko works at Community Healthcare System in Merrillville, IN. View the full address on Dr. Vanko’s profile.

    91 patients have reviewed Dr. Vanko. The overall rating for this provider is 3.4. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Vanko.

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