Dr. Farah Turk, MD

Dr. Farah Turk, MD

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Family Medicine  |  
Female  |  
48 y/o
(44)

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Dr. Farah Turk, MD is a family medicine doctor who practices in Plainfield, IL. She is 48 years old and has been practicing for 19 years.

Family Health Center Of Plainfield

13550 S Route 30 Ste 100

Plainfield, IL 60544
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Guardian
  • Health Net
  • HealthLink

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Dr. Turk's Experience

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Dr. Turk's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Turk "I have a passion for the overall treatment of my patients with a focus on disease prevention and management. I believe that many issues can be resolved with some simple changes in lifestyle and I am committed to helping my patients by partnering with them in managing their overall health and well-being"
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Specialties

  • Family Medicine
  • Bariatric Medicine
  • Gynecology
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Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Asthma
  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis
  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Pain
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ
  • Chlamydia Infections
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Diabetes
  • Emphysema
  • Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
  • Endometriosis
  • Female Infertility
  • HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
  • Heart Disease
  • Hemorrhoids
  • High Cholesterol
  • High Risk Pregnancy
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Injuries
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menopause
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Miscarriages
  • Nausea
  • Obesity
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Pap Smear Abnormalities
  • Perimenopause
  • Pneumonia
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Sexual Dysfunction
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Thrombosis
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Yeast Infections

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Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
  • Immunization
  • Mole Removal
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Physical Examination
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Trichomoniasis Screening
  • Ultrasound
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • Vaginosis Screening
  • Wart Removal
  • Well Baby Care

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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

  • University of Miami
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1989
  • University Of Wisconsin Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • Swedish Cov Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Swedish Covenant Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Columbia University Coll Phys & Surgs
    Other Education | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Turk has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Turk's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Turk to family and friends
3.1
based on 44 total reviews (21 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (44)

  • 5
    (23)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (20)

Dr. Turk's Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (21)

Plainfield |
Dr. Turk's office is unprofessional. I received a rude receptionist on the phone prior to my visit, then there were technical issues when I arrived BEFORE my scheduled appointment. I waited over 30 min for an appt only to get my prescriptions refilled. This is unacceptable. Also, I overheard the...more
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Plainfield |
My husband and I left because of locked doors when having appointments, payments being sent to bill collectors when they where paid, very unprofessional staff, never called in prescriptions on time. I feel very relieved leaving this place.
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in Plainfield, IL |
Dr. Turk is so compassionate. She is very smart and always explains things so I can understand. I love that she has flexible hours, even on weekends. The NP is great too. One of my favorite things about her is that she always asks me what my goals are. She makes sure that her plan aligns with what...more
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Plainfield |
It was by far the worst experience I have ever had in 62 years. I scheduled to see Dr. Turk for a first time patient physical and after 30 minutes of questions and my blood pressure taken I was told the doctor wasn't in. They charged my insurance for a full wellness exam and I I have been trying...more
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Plainfield IL |
Gave ONE star because I couldn't give zero. Waited an hour and a half to see Dr. TURK got fed up and asked to reschedule then got charged for the WAIT TIME because I got weighed and blood pressure taken. plus They wanted co-pay on my rescheduled visit! Really? Just threw that first co-pay down the...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Turk accepts 32 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    Medicaid
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Access PPO
    Blue Advantage HMO
  • CareSource
    Medicaid
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Community Health Choice
    Medicaid
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Golden Rule
  • Guardian
    Guardian PPO
  • Health Net
    Medicaid
  • HealthLink
    HealthLink PPO
  • HealthPlus
    Medicaid
  • HealthPlus Amerigroup
    Medicaid
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
    Medicaid
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Husky Health
    Medicaid
  • inHealth
    Medicaid
  • INTotal Health
    Medicaid
  • Medicaid
  • Midwest Health Plan
    Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
    Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Peach State Health Plan
    Medicaid
  • Simply Healthcare Plans
    Medicaid
  • Staywell (Wellcare)
    Medicaid
  • Tricare
    Prime
    Standard
    TriCare for Life
    Tricare PPO
    TRICARE Prime Remote
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Medicaid
    Options PPO
    UMR
  • Wellcare of Georgia
    Medicaid
  • Worker's Compensation
    Worker's Compensation WC

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Hospitals where Dr. Turk has admitting privileges

Edward Hospital and Health Services
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Presence Saint Joseph Medical Center
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