Dr. Douglas Cotsamire, MD

Dr. Douglas Cotsamire, MD

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Rheumatology  ·  
Male  ·  
59 y/o
(10)

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Dr. Douglas Cotsamire, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Lombard, IL and has been practicing for 26 years. He specializes in rheumatology.

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Top Care Areas

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

Arthritis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoarthritis
very high
more than 98% of peers
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Cotsamire'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

  • Rheumatology

2  Board Certifications

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

79  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

  • Ohio State University College Of Medicine And Public Health
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Duke University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Duke University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cotsamire has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cotsamire's Reviews

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

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Cotsamire's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    FAIR
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr. Cotsamire caused my Ehlers-Danlos diagnosis to be delayed 17 years. This put my health at risk, while also wasting time and money as my other doctors attempted to come up with an alternate diagnosis. I would not recommend Dr. Cotsamire, as I seriously question his knowledge and ability to...more
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I was rushed and he seemed to be irritated. Unfriendly and rude. Most definitely will not be returning. I visited another rheumapologist and was told that I have rheumatoid arthritis after Douglas Cotsatire said I didn't.
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Made a appointment with Dr. Cotsmires office and waited over a month for the appointment. Received a automated call regarding the appointment the weekend before the scheduled date. Arrived at the doctors office only to be told the automated system canceled my appointment and that I would have to...more
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Staff was very pleasant and efficient. Doctor was friendly, helpful, informative; didn't rush consultation, answered all my questions. No wow factor, but he seemed knowledgable and sincere.
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