About Our General Physicians & Staff

Internal Medicine, Evanston

Midwest Medical has a dedicated and caring staff. We provide the best medical and health services possible. View some images of our friendly staff and facilities below and call either of the offices to schedule an appointment:


Phone: 847.316.4455
Fax: 847-316-4456


Phone: 847.934.5556
Fax: 847-934-5564

Pandelis Banias PhD MD            Debbie Zimmerman                  

Pandelis Banias PhD MD
Dr. Pandelis Banias is a mature Internist with 25 years of clinical experience. He completed has internship and residency at St. Francis Hospital, Evanston in Internal Medicine and received his medical degree from Autonomous University of Juarez, Chihuahua in Mexico. He also has a PhD in Radiation Medicine, Nuclear Physics, and Engineering. In addition to his interests in Internal Medicine he has developed skills in cardiology, hypertension, osteoarthritis, pulmonary conditions, and diabetes management. He has also developed a network of referring physicians at the affiliated Hospitals with whom he works closely to consult about patients various treatments. He is surrounded by competent, caring, efficient, and well trained staff and is proud to deliver excellent healthcare to his patients.

Clinical Interests:
  • Anxiety
  • Asthma
  • Auto-immune Diseases
  • Care of Geriatric Patients
  • CHF
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Degenerative Joint Disease
  • Depression
  • Diabetes
  • Gout
  • Heart Problems
  • Hypertension
  • Joint Pain
  • Migraines
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoporosis

Debbie Zimmerman, Medical Assistant
Debbie has been with Midwest Medical Associates since 2004. Debbie works directly with patients on a day to day basis both at the Evanston and Palatine office answering telephones, taking vitals,and performing phlebotomy. A vital roles Debbie plays at the Palatine office is interacting with insurance companies and patients to get prior authorizations for further treatment and doctor visits patients might need.

Czamira Alba, Nurse Practitioner

Alina Zubrickaite, Nurse Practitioner

Midwest Medical Associates| Evanston, IL

Serving Evanston, Skokie, Chicago, Arlington Heights, Palatine, Elk Grove Village, Lincolnwood and the surrounding North Shore, Illinois areas.