Dr. Lawrence Kacmar, MD

Dr. Lawrence Kacmar, MD

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Dr. Lawrence Kacmar, MD is a family medicine specialist in Aurora, IL and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Indiana University School Of Medicine in 1993 and specializes in family medicine and sports medicine.Read his story

3965 75th St

Aurora, IL 60504

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
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Dr. Kacmar's Experience

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Dr. Kacmar'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 and Sports Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Kacmar's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Kacmar "Dr. Kacmar is a family physician who is board-certified in both primary care and in sports medicine. A former athlete (collegiate football), Dr. Kacmar recognizes the value of preventing and treating sports injuries in the context of primary care. Dr. Kacmar attended Indiana University School of Medicine and completed his residency in family medicine at West Suburban Hospital in Oak Park, Illinois. After completing a fellowship in sports medicine at Lutheran General Hospital in Park Ridge, Illinois, he worked in various settings, including family medicine, sports medicine, and as the medical director for physical therapy and outpatient rehabilitation. Today, he is the medical director for the Center for Primary Care and Sports Medicine, and he holds a teaching affiliation with Loyola University Chicago - Strict School of Medicine and Aurora University. He is the team physician for all collegiate athletes at Aurora University. He remains active in the sports world, providing medical coverage for professional, high school club and team athletes. He also coaches in local soccer leagues and lectures on both preventive and sports medicine."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kacmar "The Center for Primary Care and Sports Medicine and Dr. Lawrence T. Kacmar remain as an independent, stand alone clinic. Dr. Kacmar and his staff are committed to a patient centered care model that promotes patient advocacy above all else.

When a patient comes to visit, they can trust that our commitment to excellence will help them through their trying period. If our knowledge of most current and up to date treatments is not enough, we will involve other specialists with the same commitment to excellence to achieve the best result."

2  Specialties

  • Family Medicine
  • Sports Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*
  • Sports Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

18  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome

12  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.

Education

  • Indiana University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • West Suburban Hospital Family Practice Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Lutheran General Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kacmar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kacmar's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Kacmar

4.1

Based on 28 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
17.857142857142858%
(5)

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Appointment time was 5:30PM, was not seen until 6:45PM, and this is just for a unnecessary follow up. Went for my annual checkup, got a call needs to be seen by the doc, just because they can charge me 30$ and to our insurance. Even I told the doctor about my symptoms, nothing was done to further...Read More
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Jun 01, 2018
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Coukd not think of a better Doctor to manage our families health than Doctor Kacmar. He takes care of Multiple generations of our family and his clinical skills and bedside care is excellent. We have a wide range of health issues , some with no easy fixes but he is there seeing you get the best...Read More
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Chicago, IL – Oct 19, 2017
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Dr. Kacmar and his colleagues are wonderful people. They take the time to listen to you and take care of the patient. He does not treat you like another number or if he is rushing to the next patient. Dr. Kacmar is a informative doctor and explains medical terminology in a simple context, so I...Read More
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Danita in Aurora, IL – Jan 04, 2017
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Dr. Kakmar is a great person and good doctor. He's staff is very low grade. Office does not get cleaned or sanitized well. Evertytime I visit there is wait 2 hours. Also they do not post signs or provide masks to people with infections. I went in for a knee check up and ended up with pneumonia from...Read More
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Ken K in Blue Island, IL – Sep 13, 2016
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Scheduled an appointment for sick visit /tests When walked in door girl at desk was playing on her phone didn't acknowledge me! Then put her finger up (like hold on) when I approached front desk. After that she proceeded to say I need to sign a paper saying I will pay for every visit going foward...Read More
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Jan 28, 2016
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