Dr. Barbara A. Soltes, MD

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Specializes in Obstetrics & Gynecology • Female • Age 56

1725 W Harrison St Ste 739
Chicago, IL 60612
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Hospital Quality

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Advocate Christ Hospital and Medical Center
4440 West 95th Street
Oak Lawn, IL 60453
Rush University Medical Center
1653 West Congress Parkway
Chicago, IL 60612

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Rush Presbyterian Saint Luke
Center for Women's Care
1725 W Harrison St Ste 739
Chicago, IL 60612
12400 S Harlem Ave
Palos Heights, IL 60463
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    Dr. Soltes' Experience

    Dr. Soltes' Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    • Reproductive Endocrinology

    Board Certifications

    • Obstetrics & Gynecology
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    • Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
    • Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy
    • Chronic Pain Management
    • Fibroid Tumor Surgery
    • Fluid Contrast Ultrasound
    • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
    • Gynecologic Surgical Procedures
    • Hormone Replacement Therapy
    • Hysterectomy
    • Hysterectomy - Open
    • Hysteroscopic Resection of Fibroids & Polyps
    • Intra Uterine Insemination
    • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
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    • Abnormal Uterine Bleeding
    • Acne
    • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Endocrine Disorders
    • Endometriosis
    • Female Infertility
    • Goiter
    • Hirsutism
    • Hormone Imbalance
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Infertility
    • Insulin Resistance Syndrome
    • Lichen Sclerosis Et Atrophicus
    • Menopause
    • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
    • Menstrual Migraine
    • Metabolic Syndrome X
    • Migraine, Hormone-Induced
    • Osteopenia
    • Osteoporosis
    • Ovarian Cysts
    • Ovarian Disorders
    • Pap Smear Abnormalities
    • Perimenopause
    • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
    • Premenstrual Syndrome
    • Symptomatic Menopause
    • Thyroid Disease
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    • Turner Syndrome
    • Uterine Diseases
    • Uterine Fibroids
    • Uterine Prolapse
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    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Illinois.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

    Awards

    Media & Publications

    • Best Resident Adminsitrative Chief, 1984
    • US News and World Report Best Doctors, 2/2012
    • Best Obstetricians/Gynecologists in America, 2002
    • Top Docs in Chicago, 2004
    • Top Docs in Chicago, 2010
    • British Isles Research Fellowship Award, 1992
    • Top Docs in Chicago, 2012
    • Professionals feel the Heat, 1996
    • Calcium and Premenstrual Syndrome, 1998
    • The Male Gynecologist Soon to be Extinct, 1996
    • see synopsis, 1991-2006
    • Caffeine and the Risk of Miscarriage, 1999
    • see synopsis, 1994 -2005
    • The Hormone Replacement Debate, 2002
    • Hormone Replacement Debate, 1995
    • The Contraceptive Patch, 2000
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Universidad Autonoma De Tamaulipas, Tampico, Facultad De Medicina De Tampico
    Graduated in 1984

    Internship Hospital

    Mt Sinai School Med
    Complete in 1986

    Residency Hospital

    SUNY Downstate
    Complete in 1990

    Fellowship Hospital

    Rush Presbyn St Luke's Med Center
    Complete in 1992

    Undergraduate Schools

    Loyola University
    Graduated in 1980

    Other Education

    Center For Womens Research
    Complete in 1997
    Christ Hospital and Medical Center
    Complete in 1992
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Soltes & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Dr. Soltes' Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Advocate Christ Hospital and Medical Center

    • Rush University Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Soltes

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Soltes to family and friends

    18 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Soltes' Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    17 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    18 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    18 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 17 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Soltes
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    18 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    18 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    17 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    18 responses
    above
    national average

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    Is Dr. Soltes accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does she accept?*

    • Aetna
    • Assurant Health
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Cigna
    • Commercial Insurance Company
    • Coventry Health Care
    • Golden Rule
    • Humana
    • Medicare
    • MultiPlan
    • United Healthcare
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    Office Locations

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    Rush Presbyterian Saint Luke
    Center for Women's Care
    1725 W Harrison St Ste 739
    Chicago, IL 60612
    (312) 563-9389 (Office)
    (312) 563-9549 (Fax)
    B
    12400 S Harlem Ave
    Palos Heights, IL 60463
    (708) 385-6710 (Office)
    (708) 385-6949 (Fax)
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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes
    Experience with Dr. Soltes
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    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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