Alvaro Mercado, MD

3048 N. Harlem Ave. Ste. 2
Chicago, Illinois 60634

Alvaro O. Mercado, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology

Alvaro O. Mercado MD

3048 N. Harlem Ave.
Ste. 2
Chicago, Illinois 60634
Fax: 773.237.9992

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About Me

I am a Board Certified Obstetrician and Gynecologist with special interest in Pregnancy care, minimal invasive surgery and proctor for Robotic Gynecologic surgery, also Assistant professor in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Midwestern University School of Medicine.

Specialties
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
Languages
  • Spanish
  • Polish
Education
  • Residency Pontiac General Hospital and Medical Center - North Oakland Medical Centers, Michigan
  • Medical School Universidad Mayor de San Andres Facultad de Medicina, Bolivia
Certifications
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
Affiliations
  • AMITA Health Resurrection Medical Center Chicago
  • AMITA Health Saints Mary and Elizabeth Medical Center Chicago
Medical Interests
  • Abnormal Bleeding
  • Abnormal Pap Smears
  • Abnormal Pap Test
  • Abnormal Uterine Bleeding
  • Adnexal Surgery
  • Adolescent Gynecology
  • Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Advanced Laparoscopy
  • Alternatives To Hysterectomy
  • Amniocentesis
  • Andrology Lab
  • Annual Exam
  • Benign Gynecologic Surgery
  • Bladder Neck Suspension
  • Bladder Problems
  • Cancer Screening
  • Care of High Risk OB Clients
  • Cervical Biopsies
  • Cervical Dysplasia
  • Cervical Insufficiency
  • Cesarean Section
  • Childbirth
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Circumcision
  • Colposcopy
  • Complicated Gynecology Surgery
  • Comprehensive Prenatal Care
  • Condyloma
  • Cosmetic Gynecology
  • Cryosurgery
  • Cryotherapy
  • Cyst Aspiration
  • Cystocele
  • Cystoscopy
  • D & C
  • Da Vinci Si
  • Davinci Robotic Surgery
  • Dilation & Curettage (D&C)
  • Dysmenorrhea
  • Endometrial Ablation
  • Endometrial Biopsy
  • Endometriosis
  • Endometriosis Excision
  • Endometriosis Management
  • Endometriosis Resection
  • Female Cancer Screening
  • Fetal Heart Testing
  • Fetal Non-Stress Test
  • Fibroids
  • Fibroids Treatment
  • Gardasil
  • General Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Genetic Amniocentesis
  • Genital Surgery
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • Gestational Hypertension
  • Gynecologic Care
  • Gynecologic Surgery
  • Gynecology
  • Heavy Menstrual Bleeding
  • High Risk
  • High Risk OB
  • Hirsutism Treatment
  • Hormonal Problems
  • Hormone Imbalance
  • Hormone Replacement
  • Hormone Replacement Therapy
  • Hormone Testing
  • HPV
  • HPV (Human Papilloma Virus)
  • Human Papillomavirus (HPV)
  • Hydrothermal Ablation
  • Hysterectomy
  • Hysterectomy, Single Site
  • Hysteroscopic Myomectomy
  • Hysteroscopic Procedures
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Hysteroscopy, In-Office
  • In Office Ultrasounds
  • In-Office Hysteroscopy
  • In-Office LEEP
  • In-office Procedures
  • In-Office Surgical Procedures
  • Incontinence
  • Incontinence Surgery
  • Infections
  • Infertility
  • Infertility Evaluations
  • Irregular Menses
  • L A V H
  • L E E P
  • Lab On Site
  • Lab Services Available
  • Labiaplasty
  • Laparoscopic Hysterectomy
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery, Advanced
  • Laproscopic Hysterectomy
  • Maternity Care
  • Menopausal Care
  • Menopausal Medicine
  • Menopause
  • Menopause Issues
  • Menopause Management
  • Menopause Related Problems
  • Menstrual Irregularities
  • Menstrual Problems
  • Microsurgery
  • Midurethral Sling for Incontinence
  • Minimally Invasive Gyncologic Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Gynecological Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Hysterectomy
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Minor Surgery
  • Multipara Gestation
  • Multiple Pregnancies
  • Myomectomy
  • Natural Childbirth
  • Natural Hormones
  • Non Medical Therapy for Hormones, Menopause
  • Non-Stress Test
  • Non-Surgical Fibroid Removal
  • Novasure Ablation
  • Obstetrical Anesthesia
  • Obstetrical Care
  • Obstetrics
  • Office Based Surgery
  • On-Site Fetal Monitoring
  • On-Site Lab Services
  • On-Site Minor Surgical Procedures
  • On-Site Ultrasound
  • Osteoporosis
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Ovarian Cyst Removal
  • Ovarian Cystectomy
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Pap Exams
  • Pelvic Floor Disorders
  • Pelvic Organ Prolapse
  • Pelvic Organ Prolapse Repair
  • Pelvic Prolapse
  • Pelvic Reconstruction Surgery
  • Pelvic Surgery
  • Perimenopause
  • Perineoplasty
  • Pessary Fitting
  • Pessary Placement
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Post Menopausal Bleeding
  • Pre-conception Care
  • Pre-Eclampsia
  • Pregnancy
  • Pregnancy Care
  • Pregnancy-Induced Hypertension
  • Premenstrual Syndrome
  • Prenatal Care
  • Prenatal Diagnosis
  • Prenatal Genetic Screening
  • Prenatal Screening (First Trimester)
  • Preterm Labor
  • Prolapse Repair
  • Prolapse Surgery
  • Radio Frequencty Ablation
  • Reconstructive Procedures
  • Robotic Cystectomy
  • Robotic Endometriosis Resection
  • Robotic Gynecologic Surgery
  • Robotic Hysterectomy
  • Robotic Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Robotic Myomectomy
  • Robotic Oophorectomy
  • Robotic Ovarian Cystectomy
  • Robotic Surgery
  • Routine Exams
  • S T D Screening
  • Screening Tests
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases
  • Single Site Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Stress Urinary Incontinence
  • Stress Urinary Incontinence Surgery
  • Thin Prep Pap Test
  • Total Laparoscopic Hysterectomy
  • Tubal Reconstructive Surgery
  • Tubal Reversal
  • TVT Sling Procedure
  • TVT/Female Incontinence Surgery
  • Ultrasound
  • Ultrasound In Office
  • Ultrasound Pregnancy
  • Ultrasounds done on-site
  • Urethral Diverticulum
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Problems
  • Urinary Slings
  • Urinary Tract Infection
  • Uterine Bleeding
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Uterine Prolapse
  • Vaginal Birth after C.Section
  • Vaginal Discharge
  • Vaginal Hysterectomy
  • Vaginal Irritation
  • Vaginal Odor
  • Vaginal Pessary Fitting and Placement
  • Vaginal Prolapse, Repair
  • Vaginal Reconstruction
  • Vaginal Repair
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Vaginitis
  • Vaginoplasty
  • Vbac
  • Versapoint
  • Warts
  • Well Woman Exam
  • Womens Issues
Office Number773.237.2229

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Insurance Types Accepted

  • ACTIN - HMO
  • ACTIN - PPO
  • Aetna Better Health MMAI
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO
  • Allkids
  • Ascension Health Medicare
  • Beech Street/Capp Care PPO
  • Blue Choice PPO – Unite Here Health
  • Blue Cross Community Family Health/Medicaid
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield HMO
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield Medicare Advantage
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield POS
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield PPO
  • Bright Health Medicare HMO
  • Choice Care PPO
  • CIGNA Care Network
  • CIGNA Choice Fund
  • Cigna Connect
  • Cigna Health Spring - HMO
  • Cigna Health Spring - HMO Medicare
  • Cigna Health Spring - PPO
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • Clear Springs Health - Medicare HMO
  • County Care - Medicaid
  • Great-West Life HMO
  • Great-West Life POS
  • Great-West Life PPO
  • Health Alliance HMO
  • Health Alliance POS
  • Health Alliance PPO
  • Healthlink HMO - (State of IL)
  • Healthlink PPO
  • Humana EPO
  • Humana Gold Plus
  • Humana HMO
  • Humana Medicare Advantage
  • Humana POS
  • Humana PPO
  • Imagine Health EPO
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Meridian (Medicaid)
  • Multiplan PPO
  • MultiPlan/PHCS Savility
  • PHCS PPO
  • Preferred Network Access (PNA) PPO
  • Preferred Plan PPO
  • Smart Health
  • Tricare HMO
  • Tricare PPO
  • Unicare HMO
  • Unicare POS
  • Unicare PPO
  • United Healthcare Here Health - EPO
  • Wellcare/Harmony (Medicare)
  • Workmans Comp
Clinical Research

Clinical Research

AMITA Health is committed to advancing medicine through clinical research. Clinical research trials are a way to test the safety and effectiveness of new ideas and procedures in an ethical, controlled environment. Many of the current medical treatments available today were developed in a clinical research trial.

Our Story

Our Story

AMITA Health is a faith based health system created by Adventist Midwest Health and Alexian Brothers Health System. AMITA Health is focused on delivering the most efficient, highest-quality, faith-based care possible. We are a new health system that integrates our founding organizations' nine hospitals and an extensive physician provider network of more than 3,000 physicians. 

Services

Services

AMITA Health offers a full range of services for you and your family. From acute care and obstetrics to cardiac and emergency care, we're committed to providing quality care that is open, inclusive and compassionate, delivered with dignity and empathy for all.