R K Natesh, MD

Specialties: General Surgery

Practice: R K Natesh MD

Hospital Affiliations: Edward Hospital

Clinical Interests: Abdominal Surgery; Breast Surgery; Hernia Surgery; Laparoscopic Surgery; Minimally Invasive Surgery; Oncology Surgery


1100 Essington Rd Ste 6
Joliet, IL 60435
Phone: 815 725-2600
Fax: 815 725 2601

Education & Credentials

Medical School: Mysore Medical College, 1980

Residency: Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center (New York), 1987; SUNY Health Science Center-Buffalo (New York), 1992; Vanderbilt University Medical Center (Tennessee), 1990

Society: American College of Surgeons; Chicago Medical Society; Int'l. College of Surgeons


General Surgery

Insurance Accepted

  • Medicare
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna PPO
  • Blue Advantage PPO
  • Blue Advantage HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
  • Aetna POS
  • Great West Open Access
  • United Healthcare HMO
  • United Healthcare PPO
  • United Healthcare POS
  • Multi Plan
  • United Open Access
  • Blue Choice POS
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO of Illinois
  • Blue Choice HMO
  • Blue Choice PPO
  • Beech Street PPO
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna EPO
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna Open Access
  • CCN PPO/Coventry
  • CCN EPO/Coventry
  • Blue Advantage POS
  • CCN POS/Coventry
  • Humana Gold Plus HMO
  • Great West HMO
  • Private HealthCare /Multi Plan
  • Principal Healthcare PPO
  • Principal Healthcare POS
  • Aetna EPO
  • United Healthcare EPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
  • Tricare (fmrly Champus)
  • Principal Healthcare HMO
  • Humana Choice PPO
  • Humana Gold Choice PFFS
  • Humana POS
  • Humana PPO
  • Humana HMO
  • Humana EPO
  • Health Care Finest Network
  • Great West PPO
  • Great West POS
  • Medicaid


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