Dr. Carol Straka, MD

Dr. Carol Straka, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 61
Dr. Carol Straka, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Niles, IL and has been practicing for 32 years. She graduated from Univ Of Il Coll Of Med in 1983 and specializes in internal medicine.

7900 N Milwaukee Ave Ste 18

Niles, IL 60714

Contact Information

(847) 663-9700

Insurance Accepted

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

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Straka

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you.

Dr. Straka's Experience

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

1  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

189  Conditions Treated


Read Less

18  Procedures

  • Advance Directive End of Life Planning
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

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.


  • Univ Of Il Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Michael Reese Hospital and Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Michael Reese Hospital and Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Straka has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Straka does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Straka and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Straka's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Straka to family and friends
9 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Straka'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 (2)

Dr. Straka spent a very long time with my exam, understanding everything about my medical conditions. The exam was thorough and compassionate, and I left with a sense that she really cares about my treatment.
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this
Took my mom in for a long over due checkup and Dr. Straka spent alot of time with us and was very compassionate. She did a complete exam and couldn't have been more gentle with mom and understanding with us her daughters about the difficuties of dealing with a failing health mom.
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this
Are you Dr. Straka?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

Nearby doctors with similar experience

Allergy & Asthma
Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine
Family Medicine
Internal Medicine
Allergy & Immunology
Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine