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Thea Price, MD

RUSH University Medical Group
Clinical Area:
General Surgery Services
Specialties: Surgical Critical Care, Surgery
English, Filipino

About Me

I had a 17-year-old kid and over 70 percent of his body had third degree burns. The day that he left the intensive care unit, his mom said, "thank you for giving our son his life back." That’s the moment you realize that you could be a part of something bigger than yourself.


Locations & Appointments

Primary location
RUSH Surgery
RUSH Surgery
1725 W Harrison St
Suites 810/818
Chicago, IL, 60612

(312) 942-5500
RUSH Surgery
RUSH Surgery
610 S Maple Ave
Rush Medical Office Building
Suite 5500
Oak Park, IL, 60304

(312) 563-5566
(312) 563-2080
RUSH General Surgery - Chicago
RUSH General Surgery - Chicago
1725 W Harrison St
Professional Building
Suite 818
Chicago, IL, 60612

(312) 942-5500
(312) 563-2080
Wound Care Center
Wound Care Center
520 S Maple Ave
Oak Park, IL, 60304

(708) 660-3950



Surgical Critical Care

Education and Training

Thomas Jefferson University Hospital - General Surgery
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill - Surgical Critical Care
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences

Clinical Expertise

Bile duct repair
Colon surgery
Emergency surgery
Hiatal hernia
Inguinal hernia
Multiorgan failure
Necrotizing soft tissue infection
Robotic surgery
Sepsis and septic shock
Surgical nutrition
Ventral hernia
Wound reconstruction

Academics & Publications

In addition to providing patient care, many of our clinicians have faculty appointments at RUSH University and perform clinical, basic science and community-based research. Our education and research endeavors are dedicated to enhancing excellence in patient care — now and in the future.

Assistant Professor


Aetna Medicare Advantage HMO & PPO
Aetna PPO Exchange
Affiliated Physician Group
Ambetter of Illinois
Beech Street
Blue Cross Blue Shield Medicare Advantage HMO
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
Cigna Medicare Advantage
Community Healthcare Partners, LLC
Devoted Health
Dolton Medical Clinic
Dreyer Medical Clinic
Dupage Medical Group
ElmCare, LLC
Essential Health Partners
Fox Valley Medicine, Ltd.
Great-West Healthcare
Hinsdale Physician Group
Humana Medicare Advantage
Humana Medicare-Medicaid Alignment Initiative
IlliniCare YouthCare
Indiana Health Network (Inactive)
Ingalls Provider Group
Little Company of Mary Health Providers
Meridian Complete (MMAI)
Meridian Health Plan
Molina Dual Options
Molina Healthcare of Illinois
Molina Healthcare of Illinois, Inc Marketplace
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
United Healthcare
United Healthcare Medicare Advantage
University of Chicago Health Plans (Inactive)
University of Illinois at Chicago
WellCare Medicare Advantage
Zing Health

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.