Dr. James Marks, MD

Dr. James Marks, MD

Psychiatry  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 57
Dr. James Marks, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Vernon Hills, IL and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago in 1988 and specializes in psychiatry.

977 Lakeview Pkwy Ste 170

Vernon Hills, IL 60061

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Top Care Areas

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Major Depressive Disorder
more than 59% of peers
Psychiatric Diseases
more than 47% of peers
Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
more than 41% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Psychiatry

1  Board Certifications

  • Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

5  Conditions Treated

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.


  • University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Advocate Lutheran Gen Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Marks has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Marks' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Marks to family and friends
26 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (26)

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Dr. Marks' 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 (3)

Dr Marks has a tendency to be rude, narcissistic, and dismissive toward his patients. He unapologetically prioritizes his personal rules and busy schedule above the well-being of those in his care, occasionally going as far as to withhold medication and/or appointments without adequate warning or...more
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Incredibly lousy Psychiatrist. He breezes through patients like an assembling machine, and yes, he treats you and writes a prescription, but he's always in a hurry, and seems more interested in getting you out of the office after your 15 minute visit for his next appointment without allowing you to...more
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Dr. Marks is kind, sensitive and thoughtful in dealing with what can be difficult issues to discuss. That being said, he can also be direct, honest and blunt (which usually is not appreciated, but often necessary). I have found him to be extremely willing to spend time to discuss individual...more
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