Vein and Laser Center of Elgin Cardiac Surgery
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Varicose Veins and Venous disorders can be a serious health threat. Our objective at the Vein and Laser Center of Elgin Cardiac Surgery is to have healthy and active patients that are free from anxiety, free from pain in their legs, and free to love their legs again.

Cynthia Steimle, MD, FACS

Dr. Steimle was born in Aurora, Illinois, and is a graduate of West Aurora High School. She then attended Northwestern University, graduating Phi Beta Kappa in 1982. She went to the University of Michigan Medical School, graduating cum laude in 1986. She completed residencies in General Surgery and Cardiothoracic Surgery and a fellowship in Surgical Critical Care and ECMO, all at the University of Michigan Hospitals. She joined Northern Illinois Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery in 1995.

She is the former Chief of Surgery at Sherman Hospital and is former Medical Staff President and an ongoing member of the Medical Executive Committee at Presence St. Joseph Hospital in Elgin. Dr. Steimle is triple Board Certified in Surgery, (Cardio) thoracic Surgery, and Surgical Critical Care. She has been performing open heart surgery, complex blood vessel surgery, and intricate chest surgery for over 20 years.

“I strive to provide the highest quality and most ethical health care to my patients. It is my goal to create an open environment where patients will feel comfortable to ask questions and to receive treatment.  I pledge to provide my patients with honest information and options to enable them to make the best health choices.”



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Vein and Laser Center of Elgin Cardiac Surgery
1600 N. Randall Road, Ste 355,
Elgin, IL 60123