Dr. Shelly Lynne Bledsoe, MD - Midwest Vein Center

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Shelly Lynne Bledsoe, MD

Dr. Shelly Lynne Bledsoe, MDDr. Bledsoe is a Board Certified General and Vascular Surgeon who has been practicing since 2005. She is a member of the Society for Vascular Surgery and the American College of Phlebology. Prior to joining Midwest Vein Center in 2017 as an Attending Phlebologist (Vein Specialist) in Downers Grove and Glenview, she worked as a Staff Surgeon at South Shore Hospital.

Over the years, Dr. Bledsoe has earned many honors and awards, including: a Bachelor of Science in Genetics conferred with honors and highest distinction from the University of Kansas, the Founder’s Award from the 29th Annual Southern Association of Vascular Surgery, the Rainbow Award for Medical Student Teaching, and the C.A.R.E. Patient Appreciation Award. She has also presented Scientific Medical Papers at several prestigious medical societies, and has been published numerous times in peer-reviewed medical journals, primarily on topics related to vascular surgery.

In her free time, Dr. Bledsoe enjoys watching movies and spending time with her family.

Downers Grove, Illinois

2001 Butterfield Rd, Suite 100
Downers Grove, IL 60515
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Phone: 1-888-400-VEIN (8346)

“The staff is absolutely wonderful! Extremely professional and nice!”

Education & Experience

Bachelor of Science:University of Kansas, Genetics, Summa Cum Laude
MD:University of Kansas School of Medicine
Residency:University of Kansas Medical Center, General Surgery
Fellowship:University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Vascular Surgery
Boarded:American Board of Surgery (General)
American Board of Surgery (Vascular)
Awards:Bachelor of Science in Genetics conferred with honors and highest distinction
Founder’s Award, 29th Annual Southern Association of Vascular Surgery
Rainbow Award for Medical Student Teaching
C.A.R.E. Patient Appreciation Award
Hospital Affiliations:South Shore Hospital
Advocate Christ Hospital
Little Company of Mary
Palos Community Hospital

Societies to which Dr. Bledsoe has been elected:

  • Society of Vascular Surgeons
  • American College of Phlebology

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