Dr. Fred de la Cotera, DDS

Dr. Fred de la Cotera, DDS

Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 57
Dr. Fred de la Cotera, DDS is an oral & maxillofacial surgery specialist in Elmwood Park, IL. He practices oral & maxillofacial surgery.

7714 W North Ave

Elmwood Park, IL 60707

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ameritas
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • CompBenefits Corp.
  • Coventry Health Care
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1  Practice Areas

  • Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

10  Conditions Treated

  • Dental Disorders
  • Dental Tissue Neoplasm
  • Facial Trauma
  • Impacted Teeth
  • Jaw Cyst
  • Tempormandibular Joint Pain
  • TMJ
  • Tooth Abscess
  • Tooth Decay
  • Toothache

16  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.


  • Loyola University Of Chicago / School Of Dentistry
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1986
  • Loyola University Of Chicago / Stritch School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. de la Cotera has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. de la Cotera has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. de la Cotera's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. de la Cotera to family and friends
7 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

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Dr. de la Cotera's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

the best dentist I've ever had, very gentile touch, absolutely no pain during surgery, just amazing. I had such a fear of dentist but not anymore. you are in good hand with dr. de la cotera
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Staff unprofessional, rude, ,irresponsible ! Messed up appointment schedules 3x and don't even apologized for the errors as if it's the patient's fault.The attitudes of 1 or 2 of the staff named Stephanie is unacceptable and I brought to the attention to Dr. Dela Cotera on the 2nd incident but...more
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