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Dr. Nelson Kanter, MD

Pulmonary Disease*
3.5 (8)
Map Pin Small Chicago, IL
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59 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Nelson Kanter, MD

Dr. Nelson Kanter, MD is a Pulmonologist in Chicago, IL. They specialize in Pulmonary Disease, has 59 years of experience, and is board certified in Internal Medicine. They graduated from UNIVERSITY OF RIO GRANDE and is affiliated with Swedish Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Kanter an average 3.5 star rating.

Dr. Kanter works at Practice in Chicago, IL. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Kanter's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Sun Yun Won MD
    5140 N California Ave Ste 740, Chicago, IL 60625 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (773) 989-3957
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    5215 N California Ave Ste 601, Chicago, IL 60625 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (773) 878-3627

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  • Swedish Hospital

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    About Dr. Nelson Kanter, MD

    Specialties*
    • Pulmonary Disease

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    Years of Experience
    • 59 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1750389490
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • UNIVERSITY OF RIO GRANDE
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Internal Medicine and Pulmonary Disease
    Board Certifications
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