Dr. Cynthia Lau, MD

Dr. Cynthia Lau, MD

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Dr. Cynthia Lau, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Chicago, IL and has been practicing for 8 years. She graduated from University Of Missouri School Of Medicine-Kansas City in 2003 and specializes in gastroenterology.

9831 S Western Ave

Chicago, IL 60643

Contact Information

(708) 481-8883

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Illinois
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Lau's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Abdominal Disorders
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Dr. Lau treats Abdominal Disorders more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Lau treats this condition more than 99% of her peers

Constipation
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lau treats Constipation more than 98% of her peers

Dr. Lau treats this condition more than 98% of her peers

Abdominal Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lau treats Abdominal Pain more than 98% of her peers

Dr. Lau treats this condition more than 98% of her peers

Dr. Lau's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess
All Types of Food Poisoning
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anal Prolapse
Anemia
Autoimmune Diseases
Barrett's Esophagus
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Benign Tumor
Blood Disorders
Cancer
Celiac Disease
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Cirrhosis
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Dehydration
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Diarrhea
Diverticulitis, Intestinal
Diverticulosis, Intestinal
Duodenal Ulcer
Duodenitis
Dysentery
Dysphagia
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Enteritis
Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Diverticulum
Esophageal Ulcer
Esophageal Varices
Esophagitis
Food Poisoning
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastric Ulcer
Gastritis
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
Gastroparesis
Heartburn
Hemorrhoids
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Hepatitis C
Hernia
Indigestion
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Ischemia
Intestinal Obstruction
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Lactose Intolerance
Liver Biopsy
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Malnutrition
Nausea
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Non-Neonatal Jaundice
Pancreatitis
Pouchitis
Pyloric Stenosis
Pyloromyotomy
Reflux Esophagitis
Salmonella Food Poisoning
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Stomal Ulcer
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Unexplained Weight Loss
Viral Hepatitis
Vomiting Disorders

About Me

Biography

Dr. Cynthia Lau, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Chicago, IL and has been practicing for 8 years. She graduated from University Of Missouri School Of Medicine-Kansas City in 2003 and specializes in gastroenterology.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2010
    Rush University Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    2010
  • 2006
    Rush University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
    2006
  • 2003
    University Of Missouri School Of Medicine-Kansas City
    Medical School
    2003

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Dr. Lau's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Lau

2.7

Based on 22 reviews

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1 Star
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Had a routine procedure and Dr. Lau made sure there were no other issues. She and her group were very friendly. I felt comfortable with everyone at her practice.
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Was very abrupt and did not wish to hear anything about what I was experiencing. Would not recommend her.
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Dr. Cynthia Lau is one of the best doctors I've met in my life, and ever had to work with. She listens to your ailments, obtains a full understanding of your case, and then acts in a very professional manner. Giving you details on how to proceed, explaining processes and procedures as needed, and...Read More
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Terrible! Failed my grandma's procedure. She had to stay in ICU for two months. Never asked about her or anything. I hope she stops practicing! Please stay away from her.
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As a RN for almost 38 years, I witness the quality of a physician's practice, clinical knowledge and bedside manner. There is no one else I would go to as Dr. Lau is clinically outstanding, treats you as she would her own loved one and her bedside manner is excellent. Dr. Lau has a very rare...Read More
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Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
HealthLink
HealthLink PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
PHCS Network PPO
Priority Health
Priority PPO

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