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Mark E. Cichon, DO

Mark E. Cichon, DO

Emergency Medicine

Department Chairperson, Emergency Medicine

Languages Spoken

English, Polish

Clinical Expertise



Medical Education

Medical School
Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine/Midwestern University
Chicago Osteopathic Medical Center - Emergency Medicine

Board Certification

American Osteopathic Board of Emergency Medicine


  • Impact of Emergency Medical Services Activation of the Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory and a 24-Hour/Day In-Hospital Interventional Cardiology Team on Treatment Times (Door to Balloon and Medical Contact to Balloon) for ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction. Pulia, M; Salman, T; O'Connell, TF; Balasubramanian, N; Gaines, R; Shah, F; Henry, M; Leya, F; Mathew, V; Bufalino, D; Steen, L; Lewis, B; Darki, A; Cichon, M; Fennessy, M; Sielaff, A; Haas, M; Lopez, JJ, The American Journal of Cardiology
  • Comparison of primary percutaneous coronary intervention in patients with ST-elevation myocardial infarction during and prior to availability of an in-house STEMI system: early experience and intermediate outcomes of the HARRT program for achieving routine D2B times <60 minutes Nguyen, B.; Fennessy, M.; Leya, F.; Nowak, W.; Ryan, M.; Freeberg, S.; Gill, J.; Dieter, R. S.; Steen, L.; Lewis, B.; Cichon, M.; Probst, B.; Jarotkiewicz, M.; Wilber, D.; Lopez, J. J., Catheterization and cardiovascular interventions : official journal of the Society for Cardiac Angiography & Interventions
  • Assessment of using fingerstick blood sample with i-STAT point-of-care device for cardiac troponin I assay Loewenstein, D.; Stake, C.; Cichon, M., The American Journal of Emergency Medicine
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  • Feasibility of rapid polymerase chain reaction for detection of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus colonization among emergency department patients with abscesses. Pulia, MS; Calderone, M; Hansen, B; Stake, CE; Cichon, M; Li, Z; Safdar, N, Open access emergency medicine : OAEM
  • Prehospital point-of-care testing for troponin: are the results reliable? Venturini, J. M.; Stake, C. E.; Cichon, M. E., Prehospital emergency care : official journal of the National Association of EMS Physicians and the National Association of State EMS Directors
  • A statewide model program to improve emergency department readiness for pediatric care. Cichon, M. E.; Fuchs, S.; Lyons, E.; Leonard, D., Annals of Emergency Medicine
  • Disaster training for prehospital providers. Chaput, C. J.; Deluhery, M. R.; Stake, C. E.; Martens, K. A.; Cichon, M. E., Prehospital Emergency Care