Services

Services

We offer expert diagnosis and management in all areas of pediatric cardiology, including:

Congenital Heart Defects (problems present at birth)
Acquired heart problems such as cardiomyopathy, myocarditis, & Kawasaki disease
Heart rhythm problems such as rapid or slow heart rates
Fetal cardiology (pre-natal diagnosis and treatment of heart problems in the unborn fetus)
Hypertension (high blood pressure)
Lipid disorders (cholesterol and lipid metabolism disorders)
Chest pain
Dizziness and syncope (loss of consciousness)
Family history of heart disease

Service provided in our office:

Electrocardiograms (EKG), Echocardiogram(performed by the Physician), Holter monitors

Insurance

Please check with your insurance company to make sure that our practice, Thomas J. Weigel, MD SC is in network with your plan. You can use our tax ID 36-3978402. Our practice is not part of the BC/BS choice select.

Our practice accepts most major insurance, and a variety of smaller companies and plans. You can fill our form by clicking here. The major insurance companies we accept include:

  • Aetna
  • Aetna Better Health
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Beech
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • FirstHealth
  • GalaxyMCI
  • BC/BS - Hmo Site 284/447
  • Great West
  • HFN
  • Humana
  • Multiplan
  • PHCS
  • Sagamore
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare (Core plan is excluded)

Medical Records

Referring doctors will always be sent a summary letter of your visit. In addition, medical records can be released to other physicians with written authorization from the patient’s legal guardian or from the patient (if the patient is a legal adult). Medical records can be released directly to the patient for a fee.

Records will be sent by mail. We will not provide copies of records from other institutions; you will have to contact those organizations separately for records.

Contact the Chicago main office for a price quote for copies of medical records. If you require a copy of your medical records, click here to print the form, fill in the necessary information, sign and mail it to our office:

Thomas J. Weigel
Attn: Medical Records
737 N. Michigan Ave., Suite 900
Chicago, IL 60611-6600
Phone: 312-951-5800 Fax: 312-951-5816

Please call us before you send the request so we can begin compiling your records for you right away. We will notify you when they are complete, and release them once we receive payment.