Dr. Alissa Block-Rissman, DO

Dr. Alissa Block-Rissman, DO

Pediatrics  |  
Female  |  
41 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Alissa Block-Rissman, DO is a pediatrics doctor who practices in Vernon Hills, IL. She is 41 years old and has been practicing for 13 years. Dr. Block-Rissman is affiliated with Skokie Hospital, Highland Park Hospital, Evanston Hospital and Glenbrook Hospital.

NorthShore Medical Group

830 W End Ct Ste 500

Vernon Hills, IL 60061
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Block-Rissman's Experience

Dr. Block-Rissman's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Pediatrics
  • Board certified in Pediatrics
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found


  • Pediatrics

Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*

Conditions Treated

  • Mental Retardation, X-Linked, Nonspecific

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

0 Sanctions

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.


    Medical School | Graduated 2004
  • Advocate Christ Medical Center/Advocate Hope Children's Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Block-Rissman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Block-Rissman's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Block-Rissman to family and friends
based on 6 total reviews (3 with comments)
Dr. Block-Rissman's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers Questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (3)
Libertyville, IL |
My daughter has been seeing Dr. Block since birth (almost 5 now). We love her. She is young and smart and has young children herself. As first time parents she always gave us great advice (and we needed a lot of it). When we do walk in appointments and Dr. Block is not the one covering them my daughter gets sad. Although the other doctors in the practice are also good we are always happy to see Dr. Block.
in Libertyville, IL |
Impatient and rude. Suggested laxative/stool softener for toddler, rather than suggesting high fiber foods, etc.
in Vernon Hills, IL |
Not too friendly. Sort of military feeling. I felt like maybe because I'm Hispanic I'm treated like this, but I guess I'm not the only one.
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Dr. Block-Rissman accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health America PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • HealthLink
    HealthLink PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

Hospitals where Dr. Block-Rissman has admitting privileges

Evanston Hospital
2650 Ridge Ave
Evanston, IL 60201
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Glenbrook Hospital
2100 Pfingsten Rd
Glenview, IL 60026
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Highland Park Hospital
777 Park Ave W
Highland Park, IL 60035
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Skokie Hospital
9600 Gross Point Rd
Skokie, IL 60076
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