Dr. Charles Kaegi, MD

Dr. Charles Kaegi, MD

Psychiatry  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 67
Dr. Charles Kaegi, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Chicago, IL and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago in 1976 and specializes in psychiatry.

4801 W Peterson Ave Ste 217

Chicago, IL 60646

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Humana
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
very high
more than 99% of peers
ADHD and-or ADD
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kaegi "I am a board-certified psychiatrist in private practice with over 30 years of experience providing treatment for all adult psychiatric conditions. I focus on diagnostic evaluation, consultation and medication management."

1  Specialties

  • Psychiatry

1  Board Certifications

  • Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

39  Conditions Treated

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4  Procedures

  • ADHD Testing
  • Medication Management
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychological Testing

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.


  • Univeristy Of Illinois
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • Ill State Psychology Institute
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Ill State Psychology Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1979

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kaegi has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kaegi's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kaegi to family and friends
25 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (25)

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Dr. Kaegi's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Difficulty communicating with him. I feel as if he has a hearing aid problem. Very annoying questions.
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he LAUGHED at my issues, very UNPROFESSIONAL at his job, came in with meds that worked for me left with CRAP THAT DON'T WORK "forgets to give" refills to makes sure u go without unless u make an appt to makes sure u come in next month to get more $ out of u , drains your state card because he's in...more
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Dr. Kaegi might of been a great doctor in the past but no longer puts his patients. During our recent check-in (which I was proactive about scheduling because I wanted to remove one of the drugs I was currently on due to me doing better than I ever had for years due to an alternative solution. ...more
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I would a 100%, but i feel he has tried to push medicine that does not apply, to me. I do Read The DSM-5th Edition plus Pharmacalogy.. SP?...other than that we are fine....
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