Dr. Jose Rios, MD

Dr. Jose Rios, MD

Plastic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 46
Dr. Jose Rios, MD is a plastic surgery specialist in Joliet, IL and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from New York University School of Medicine in 1997 and specializes in plastic surgery and general surgery.

1124 Essington Rd

Joliet, IL 60435

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Centene
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Wound Repair
very high
more than 99% of peers
Skin Cancer
very high
more than 96% of peers
Skin Grafts
very high
more than 93% of peers

Dr. Rios's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Rios "Board-certified plastic surgeon, Dr. Jose Rios, performs a wide variety of reconstructive procedures and cosmetic plastic surgery for Naperville, Joliet, and greater Chicago residents. He will use his extensive training to find the solutions that fit your particular needs. Consultations are no pressure, no hurry, meetings where patients are afforded the individualized attention they deserve."

2  Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery
  • General Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*

6  Conditions Treated

19  Procedures

  • Abdominoplasty
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Arm Surgery
  • Breast Augmentation
  • Breast Lift Surgery
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Cosmetic Eyelid Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Facelift
  • Facial Reconstruction
  • Liposuction
  • Skin Grafts
  • Wound Repair

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.


  • Princeton U
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1993
  • New York University School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002
  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Rios has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rios' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rios to family and friends
25 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (25)

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Dr. Rios' 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 (4)

I recently had a breast enhancement from Dr. Rios, I highly recommend him to anyone looking for a surgeon. Very nice and professional, he makes you feel comfortable. If you have questions or concerns he does not mind helping. The procedure itself only hurt the first two days and then virtually...more
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First, I had to wait 45 minutes in the waiting room. Then, Dr. Rios walked in and greeted me very unprofessionally with "let's talk about boobs". He was dressed very casually, jeans and a polo, and yawned/rubbed his eyes several times during my consultation. When asked what my goals of surgery...more
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A very easy person to work with. I had to have a cancerous area removed from my face and am very satisfied with what resulted from the surgery.
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From the instant I met Dr. Rios, I knew he was the surgeon I wanted to work with. His operation technique is amazing! He told me I would not be in any pain but I didn't believe it until I experienced it for myself. I had Absolutely NO PAIN & didn't need anything more than Ibuprofen, No drains, No...more
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