Edgardo Yordan, MD, FACOG, FACS  - Gynecologic Oncologist

Edgardo Yordan, MD, FACOG, FACS

Gynecologic Oncologist located in Oak Brook, IL

About Dr. Yordan

Edgardo Yordan, MD, FACOG, FACS, has dedicated his medical career to Gynecologic Oncology. He is board certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology and in Gynecologic Oncology by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, and certified in advanced operative laparoscopy and in robot-assisted surgery.

EXPERIENCE:

Edgardo Yordan, MD, FACOG, FACS graduated from the University of Maryland Medical School, and did his residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center in New York City. His fellowship was completed in Gynecologic Oncology at the University of Southern California and the Memorial Sloane-Kettering Cancer Center in New York.

Dr. Yordan is the Chief of Gynecologic Oncology at the Oak Brook Institute of Endoscopy, Professor of Obsterics & Gynecology at Rush Medical College, and Adjunct Professor at Northwestern University. He has also served as Chairman of Gynecologic Oncology at Cook County Hospital, Director of Gynecologic Oncology at Rush University Medical Center and at Lutheran General Hospital, and as Associate Chairman of the Obstetrics and Gynecology departments at both institutions.

A polymath who speaks fluent Spanish and French, Dr. Yordan is a member of numerous professional societies and has contributed significantly to the medical literature.

Dr. Yordan has received widespread recognition for his contributions to the field of medicine, including being nationally ranked on two occasions by Good Housekeeping Magazine, as one of the Best 400 Cancer Doctors and as one of the Best Doctors for Women. Chicago magazine also recognized him as one of Chicago's Top Doctors.

He has also won several prestigious awards, including the coveted Golden Laparoscope Award from the American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists, and most recently, First Place in the renowned ACOG Film Festival, presented at the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists annual meeting in Chicago in May 2009.

PROCEDURES/SERVICES

  • Laparoscopic pelvic lymphadenectomy
    • Winner of the Golden Laparoscope Award, 1994, AAGL (one of the first ever performed laparoscopically)
  • Radical hysterectomy for cervical and uterine cancer
  • Ultra-radical pelvic surgery (salvage surgeries for recurrent gynecologic cancer)
  • Pelvic exenteration (radical removal of all pelvic organs in cases of very advanced or recurrent cancers)
  • BRCA1/BRCA2 identification and management, including prophylactic hysterectomy with bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy
  • Management of abnormal pap smears
  • Laser surgery for genital dysplasia (pre-malignant conditions of the female genitalia)
  • Vulvectomy (radical removal of cancers of the vulva)
  • Minimally invasive surgeries for pre-malignant conditions
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Edgardo Yordan, MD, FACOG, FACS, has dedicated his medical career to Gynecologic Oncology. He is board certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology and in Gynecologic Oncology by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, and certified in advanced operative laparoscopy and in robot-assisted surgery.

EXPERIENCE:

Edgardo Yordan, MD, FACOG, FACS graduated from the University of Maryland Medical School, and did his residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center in New York City. His fellowship was completed in Gynecologic Oncology at the University of Southern California and the Memorial Sloane-Kettering Cancer Center in New York.

Dr. Yordan is the Chief of Gynecologic Oncology at the Oak Brook Institute of Endoscopy, Professor of Obsterics & Gynecology at Rush Medical College, and Adjunct Professor at Northwestern University. He has also served as Chairman of Gynecologic Oncology at Cook County Hospital, Director of Gynecologic Oncology at Rush University Medical Center and at Lutheran General Hospital, and as Associate Chairman of the Obstetrics and Gynecology departments at both institutions.

A polymath who speaks fluent Spanish and French, Dr. Yordan is a member of numerous professional societies and has contributed significantly to the medical literature.

Dr. Yordan has received widespread recognition for his contributions to the field of medicine, including being nationally ranked on two occasions by Good Housekeeping Magazine, as one of the Best 400 Cancer Doctors and as one of the Best Doctors for Women. Chicago magazine also recognized him as one of Chicago's Top Doctors.

He has also won several prestigious awards, including the coveted Golden Laparoscope Award from the American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists, and most recently, First Place in the renowned ACOG Film Festival, presented at the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists annual meeting in Chicago in May 2009.

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Carlos Rotman, MD, FACOG, FACS
2425 W 22nd St., Ste. 103
Oak Brook, IL 60523
Phone: 630-990-2440
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630-990-2440