Nicole Geissen, DO

Rush University Medical Group
Clinical Area:
Thoracic Surgery Services
Rush Employed Provider

About Me

People come overwhelmed with a new cancer diagnosis, and frightened, both because of surgery and because they have cancer. Part of my job is not only to make them feel comfortable about surgery, but comfortable about their diagnosis -- what we intend to help them through and hopefully cure.


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Locations & Appointments

Primary location
Rush Thoracic Surgeons - Aurora
Rush Thoracic Surgeons - Aurora
2040 Ogden Ave
Suite 304
Aurora, IL, 60504

(630) 898-3727
Rush Thoracic Surgeons - Chicago
Rush Thoracic Surgeons - Chicago
1725 W Harrison St
Professional Building
Suite 774
Chicago, IL, 60612

(312) 942-6642
(312) 738-9763
Rush Thoracic Surgeons - Arlington Heights
Rush Thoracic Surgeons - Arlington Heights
880 W Central Rd
Suite 5000
Arlington Heights, IL, 60005

(847) 618-3800



Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery

Education and Training

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center - General Surgery
Rush University Medical Center - Cardiothoracic Surgery
Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine

Clinical Expertise

Cancer prevention and screening
Cancer surgery
Cancer surgery, lung
Carcinoid tumor
Chest tumors
Chest wall reconstruction
Esophageal cancer
Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)
Hiatal hernia
Lung cancer
Lung disease
Thoracic surgery
Thoracoscopic surgery
Video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS)


Advocate Physician Partners
Aetna Medicare Advantage HMO & PPO
Affiliated Physician Group
Beech Street
Blue Cross Blue Shield Medicare Advantage PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois PPO
Blue Cross Community Medicaid (FHP & ICP)
Chicago Health System(MacNeal Health Provider) Com
Chicago Health System(MacNeal Health Provider) Gov
Community Healthcare Partners, LLC
Dolton Medical Clinic
Dreyer Medical Clinic
Dupage Medical Group
ElmCare, LLC
Essential Health Partners
Fox Valley Medicine, Ltd.
Great-West Healthcare
Health Care's Finest Network (HFN)
Hinsdale Physician Group
Humana Medicare Advantage
IlliniCare YouthCare
Ingalls Provider Group
Little Company of Mary Health Providers
Mercy Physician Association
Meridian Health Plan
NorthShore Physician Associates, Inc
Northwest Community Health Partners
Northwest Suburban IPA
Physician Care Network
Preferred Plan (Healthsmart)
Progress Health
Pronger-Smith Medical Care
Silver Cross Managed Care Organization
Specialty Physicians of Illinois
Swedish Covenant Physician Partners
USA Managed Care Organization
Union Health Services
United Healthcare
University of Chicago Health Plans
University of Illinois at Chicago

Accepted insurance plans are subject to change without notice. Please contact your insurance company to verify that the location or provider you plan to visit is included in your network before your visit. If you schedule an appointment and your provider is not in network with your insurance, your out of pocket liability may be higher than expected.

Call (888) 352-7874 for help arranging an appointment

Primary location
Rush Thoracic Surgeons - Aurora
Rush Thoracic Surgeons - Aurora
2040 Ogden Ave
Suite 304
Aurora, IL, 60504