Dr. Edward Rico, MD

Dr. Edward Rico, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
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Age 57
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Dr. Edward Rico, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Paris, IL and has been practicing for 6 years. He graduated from University Of Illinois At Chicago / College Of Medicine in 2007 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.Read his story

727 E Court St

Paris, IL 61944

Contact Information

(217) 465-2606

Insurance Accepted

  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • 2 More

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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. Rico's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rico treats Diabetes With Renal Manifestations more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Rico treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Diabetes Type 2
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rico treats Diabetes Type 2 more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Rico treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Diabetic Ketoacidosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rico treats Diabetic Ketoacidosis more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Rico treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Rico's conditions and procedures:

Abnormal Thyroid
Acromegaly and Gigantism
Adrenal Gland Diseases
Adrenal Incidentaloma
Adrenal Insufficiency
Autoimmune Diseases
Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
Benign Tumor
Bone Density Scan
Bone Disorders
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Cancer
Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia (CAH)
Diabetes Counseling
Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Ketoacidosis
Diabetic Retinopathy
Female Infertility
Goiter
Graves' Disease
Growth Hormone Deficiency
Hashimoto's Disease
Hormone Replacement Therapy
Hyperaldosteronism
Hypercalcemia
Hyperlipidemia
Hyperparathyroidism
Hyperthyroidism
Hypoglycemia
Hypokalemia
Hypoparathyroidism
Hypopituitarism
Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
Hypothyroidism
Immunization
Insulin Pump Therapy
Kidney Disease
Lipid Disorders
Malaise and Fatigue
Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
Nutritional Counseling
Obesity
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Physical Examination
Proteinuria
Retina Diseases
Testicular Dysfunction
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Cyst
Thyroid Disease
Thyroiditis
Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Biography

"I'm excited about returning to practice medicine in the Wabash Valley region of East Central Illinois and West Central Indiana, which like many areas of the country is underserved by Endocrinology health professionals, especially with regard to pedi...

Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

  • 2012
    Southern Illinois University School Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital
    2012
  • 2010
    Rush University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
    2010
  • 2008
    Rush University Medical Center
    Internship Hospital
    2008
  • 2007
    University Of Illinois At Chicago / College Of Medicine
    Medical School
    2007
  • 1986
    Kettering University
    Undergraduate School
    1986

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Dr. Rico's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Rico

4.5

Based on 13 reviews

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I think some of the problems I'm having are related to my thyroid, but he seemed disinterested. He seemed rushed and in a hurry to go on to the next patient.
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Dr. Rico was my Endocrinologist in Terre Haute, IN and I absolutely loved him. He is very thorough and very caring. It made me very sad when he left Terre Haute. Everyone there should be thankful and appreciative that he is there. Wonderful doctor!! Although I am no longer his patient I will...Read More
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Locations

Paris Community Hospital/Family Medical Center

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  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:00am - 4:45pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 4:45pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 4:45pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 4:45pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 12:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Insurance accepted

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Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
AvMed
Open Access
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Coventry Health Care
Medicare Advantage PFFS
Platinum PPO
HealthLink
HealthLink PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
PHCS Network PPO
Sagamore Health Network
Sagamore Plus
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

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