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Dr. Jan Rakinic, MD

Colorectal Surgery ·  Female · Age 61

Dr. Rakinic

SOUTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY HEALTHCARE

751 N Rutledge St Springfield, IL 62702

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Dr. Jan Rakinic, MD is a colorectal surgery specialist in Springfield, IL and has been practicing for 29 years. She graduated from Tulane University Of Louisiana in 1983 and specializes in colorectal surgery and general surgery.


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(217) 545-3880

Dr. Rakinic accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
Group Employees PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care of Illinois
Coventry Health Care of Illinois PPO
Health and Life PPO
Platinum PPO
Coventry Health Care of Missouri
Coventry Health Care of Missouri PPO
HAP Insurance
Health Alliance PPO
HealthLink
HealthLink PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO

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No malpractice claims found for Illinois
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Dr. Rakinic's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Gastrointestinal Diseases
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rakinic treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 80% of her peers

Dr. Rakinic treats this condition more than 80% of her peers

Hemorrhoids
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rakinic treats Hemorrhoids more than 78% of her peers

Dr. Rakinic treats this condition more than 78% of her peers

Colon and Rectal Surgery
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rakinic performs Colon and Rectal Surgery more than 75% of her peers

Dr. Rakinic performs this procedure more than 75% of her peers

Dr. Rakinic's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colon Disorders
  • Colon Polyp
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Diverticulitis
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia Repair
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Rectovaginal Fistula
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis

About Me

Many people find a doctor visit stressful. My clinic staff and I understand this, and are sensitive to the concerns that many people have on a visit to the Colorectal Surgery Clinic: they want to be treated with respect, they want their personal and ...

Specialties

  • Colorectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

Education

1990
Jefferson Med College Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1989
Cook Co Hospital University Ill College Med
Residency Hospital
1984
Cook Co Hospital University Ill College Med
Internship Hospital
1983
Tulane University Of Louisiana
Medical School
1978
Wayne State University
Undergraduate School
1990
1989
1984
1983
1978

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Dr. Rakinic's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Rakinic

3.4

Based on 14 reviews

5 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
35.714285714285715%
(5)

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The most uncomfortable appointment I have ever had! I was not asked or told there would be 2 male students in the room for my exam. I have been to teaching doctors many times and have always been asked if it was o.k. for them to be in the room. I can see why she was the only specialist who was able to get me in 4 days. I would not recommend this doctor.
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I'll say straight up, I was real sick. Dr Rackinic was a fellow at Thomas Jefferson University. Dr Rackinic had to perform many surgeries on me, I put my total trust in that woman and she never let me down! I was in the hospital for 51 days and she was right by my side the whole time! Her bedside manner is terrific! I could go on, the truth is, I thank God for her! She is well worth seeing!
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Arrogant. Does more talking than listening. Every conversation feels like an attack.
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