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Dr. Lawrence Layfer, MD

Rheumatology ·  Male · Age 68

Dr. Layfer

NorthShore Medical Group

9650 Gross Point Rd # 3900 Skokie, IL 60076

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Dr. Lawrence Layfer, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Skokie, IL and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from Rush Medical College Of Rush University in 1974 and specializes in rheumatology and internal medicine.


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Biography

Dr. Lawrence Layfer, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Skokie, IL and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from Rush Medical College Of Rush University in 1974 and specializes in rheumatology and internal medicine.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

1979
Rush Mc
Residency Hospital
1979
Rush Mc
Internship Hospital
1978
Rush University
Fellowship Hospital
1977
Rush Presby St Luke's M C
Residency Hospital
1974
Rush Medical College Of Rush University
Medical School
1979
1979
1978
1977
1974

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(847) 677-0215

Dr. Layfer accepts the following insurance:

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Cigna
Cigna HMO
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First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
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Humana
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Medicaid
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UnitedHealthCare
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WellPoint

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

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Malaise and Fatigue
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Layfer treats Malaise and Fatigue more than 21% of his peers

Dr. Layfer treats this condition more than 21% of his peers

Bursitis
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Layfer treats Bursitis more than 18% of his peers

Dr. Layfer treats this condition more than 18% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Hip Bursitis
  • Subacromial Bursitis
  • Trochanteric Bursitis
Low Back Pain
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Layfer treats Low Back Pain more than 13% of his peers

Dr. Layfer treats this condition more than 13% of his peers

Dr. Layfer's conditions and procedures:

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Amyloidosis
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fever
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Polymyositis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Purpura
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Steroid Injection
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Takayasu's Arteritis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis