Dr. Cynthia Lau, MD

Dr. Cynthia Lau, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
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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 UNIV OF MO-KANSAS CITY SCH OF MED 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
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Lau performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 92% of peers
Constipation
very high
more than 91% of peers
Hemorrhoids
very high
more than 89% of peers

Dr. Lau's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

1  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

62  Conditions Treated

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5  Procedures

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.

Education

  • UNIV OF MO-KANSAS CITY SCH OF MED
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • Rush University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Rush University Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2010

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lau has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lau's Reviews

2.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lau to family and friends
21 total reviews (13 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (11)

Dr. Lau's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (13)

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...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...more
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