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Asbestos Exposure, Mesothelioma Doctors and Lawyers in Great Lakes, Illinois

Great Lakes is a Naval Station in Lake County, Illinois. Constructed between 1905 and 1911, Naval Station Great Lakes occupies 1,628 acres, and functions much like a small city, with its own fire station, utilities and security force. Great Lakes is located on the shore of Lake Michigan, north of Chicago. It is currently the only Recruit Training facility for the U.S. Navy.

Great Lakes was constructed during the early 20th century, and has remained an active Naval base ever since, making asbestos exposure, a known factor in mesothelioma cancer, an ongoing concern. Mesothelioma cancer centers located near Naval Station Great Lakes are listed at the bottom of this page. If you were exposed to asbestos in Great Lakes, you may benefit from seeking the advice of an asbestos attorney.

Other Asbestos Exposure Sites in Great Lakes, Illinois

If you worked at any of these companies and/or job sites in Great Lakes, Illinois, you may have been exposed to harmful asbestos which is known to cause mesothelioma cancer.

  • Camp Boone
  • Camp Decatur
  • Camp Dewey
  • Camp Farragut
  • Camp Lawrence
  • Camp Perry
  • Camp Ross
  • Great Lakes Hospital
  • Great Lakes Naval Training Station
  • Gunners Mates Service School
  • Naval Supply Depot
  • U.S. Naval Hospital
  • United States Naval Training Station
  • Us Naval Training Station
  • Veteran's Administration Hospital

Locate a Mesothelioma Doctor near Great Lakes, Illinois

We have compiled a list of mesothelioma doctors and oncologists that practice within a 100-mile radius of Great Lakes, Illinois. Click on a specific doctor link to obtain more information about their areas of expertise, background, professional affiliations, office locations and contact information.

Loyola University Medical Center
Maywood, IL 60153
Distance: 29.5 miles

Rush University Cancer Center
Rush Professional Office Building
Chicago, IL 60612

Distance: 30.7 miles

Rush University Cancer Center
Section of Medical Oncology
Chicago, IL 60612

Distance: 30.7 miles

The University of Chicago Medicine
Center for Advanced Medicine
Chicago, IL 60637

Distance: 38.7 miles

Froedtert Hospital and the Medical College of Wisconsin
Milwaukee, WI 53226
Distance: 52.2 miles

University of Wisconsin Carbone Cancer Center
Madison, WI 53792
Distance: 94.8 miles

Mesothelioma Cancer Centers near Great Lakes, Illinois

Browse through the list of mesothelioma cancer centers below that are within a 100-mile radius of Great Lakes, Illinois. Please click on a cancer center link to obtain more information about the clinical programs offered and how to contact the cancer center.

Zion, IL 60099
Distance: 10.2 miles

Schaumburg, IL 60173
Distance: 20.3 miles

Rush Professional Office Building
Suite 774
Chicago, IL 60612

Distance: 30.7 miles

Galter Pavilion
Chicago, IL 60611

Distance: 31.0 miles

University of Chicago Comprehensive Cancer Center
Chicago, IL 60637

Distance: 38.7 miles

Naperville Campus
Naperville, IL 60540

Distance: 40.0 miles

Madison, WI 53792
Distance: 94.8 miles

University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Medicine and Public Health
Madison, WI 53706

Distance: 95.3 miles

Mesothelioma Patient Support Services near Great Lakes

The following cancer support services may be of help to you while you are receiving treatment for mesothelioma. Support services for mesothelioma patients include patient transport, temporary housing, physical therapy and counseling.

Illinois Treatment Support Services

Filing a Mesothelioma Claim in Great Lakes, Illinois

Don’t lose your right to file a mesothelioma claim. If you or a loved one has been diagnosed with mesothelioma and were exposed to asbestos in Great Lakes, Illinois, you may be entitled to compensation. You must file your claim within the appropriate statute of limitations for the state of Illinois.

Asbestos Law Firms Servicing Great Lakes, Illinois

Early, Lucarelli, Sweeney and Meisenkothen is a national law firm recognized for its representation of over 3,000 hardworking men and women who have been exposed to asbestos and diagnosed with mesothelioma. ELSM's experience in asbestos litigation spans four decades.

At Gori Julian and Associates, P.C., we have handled hundreds of mesothelioma lawsuits on behalf of people throughout the United States. This experience allows us to choose jurisdiction in which to file your case based on many factors including but not limited to state of residence, jobsites, and previous and current employers.

As one of the nation’s leading mesothelioma law firms, Simmons Hanly Conroy has a proven track record. Every mesothelioma lawyer at the firm is committed to helping families affected by mesothelioma and asbestos-related diseases.

Asbestos-Related News in Illinois

Could Keytruda and Chemotherapy Become New Standard of Care for Mesothelioma?

Chicago, Illinois - June 14, 2018

Researchers announce Keytruda and chemotherapy as the new standard of care for metastatic NSCLC, which could impact mesothelioma. Learn more at

Chicago Public Schools Ignoring Asbestos Problem

Chicago, Illinois - June 13, 2017

Reports show Chicago Public Schools is not removing all of its asbestos, endangering students, teachers, and others with mesothelioma and other deadly diseases.

Resources for Mesothelioma Patients in Great Lakes

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