Get in touch with our River Forest office

Address:

7420 Central Avenue, Building C, Suite 2030, River Forest, IL 60305

About Our River Forest, IL Location:

At United Vein and Vascular Centers our Doctors and staff use their superior knowledge and state-of-the-art laser technology to help their patients improve their quality of life by eliminating symptoms such as pain, aching, and swelling caused by damaged or unsightly veins. The team’s mission is to keep patients as healthy and active as possible, allowing you to return to your ideal lifestyle. Speak with an Arizona vein specialist today!

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Our River Forest Physician:

Fellowship Trained Cardiovascular Surgeon and Vein Specialist

MICHAEL KRONON, M.D.

Michael Kronon, M.D., is a is a fellowship trained cardiovascular surgeon and vein specialist who has 19 years of industry leading experience. He attended Northwestern University Medical School and continued his medical training at University of Illinois Medical Center where he was named Chief Resident of the Department of Surgery. Dr. Michael Kronon was also a Fellow of the Department of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery at Rush University Medical Center. In addition, he has gained further experience as a Fellow of the Department of Surgery in Surgical Critical Care and Trauma at John H. Stroger Jr. Hospital of Cook County. During his training, he performed extensive research, as well as published and presented more than 15 medical journals and publications. Taking a patient centric approach has always been a top priority for Dr. Kronon. “I want to treat my patients the way that I would want to be treated if I was the patient”, he says. This gives him the ability to really tailor each patient’s plan of care specifically to their specific needs.

BOARD CERTIFICATIONS:
- Fellowship Trained Cardiovascular Surgeon with Peripheral Vascular Experience

EDUCATION:
- Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, IL, M.D.
- Loyola University, Chicago, IL, B.S.

MEDICAL TRAINING:
- John H. Stroker, Jr. Hospital of Cook County, Chicago, IL, Fellowship in Surgical Critical Care and Trauma
- Evanston Northwestern Healthcare, Evanston, IL, Clinical Associate – Advanced Fellow Division of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery
- Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL, Fellowship in Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery
- University of Illinois Medical Center, General Surgery Residency
- University of Illinois Medical Center, Chicago, IL, Surgical Research Fellowship

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS:
- Member of the Society of Critical Care Medicine
- Member of the Chicago Lower Extremity Surgical Foundation
- Member of the Society of Thoracic Surgeons
- Member of the Chicago Surgical Society
- Member of the Society of Vascular Surgeons
- Member of the Chicago Cardiothoracic Surgical Society
- Member of the Chicago Metropolitan Trauma Society
- Member of the Illinois Thoracic Society

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