Dr. Lawrence Layfer, MD

Dr. Lawrence Layfer, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
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Age 67
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Dr. Lawrence Layfer, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Skokie, IL and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from Rush Medical College Of Rush University in 1974 and specializes in rheumatology and internal medicine.

9650 Gross Point Rd # 3900

Skokie, IL 60076

Contact Information

(847) 677-0215

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Guardian
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • 2 More

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Illinois
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Layfer's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Malaise and Fatigue
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normal

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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normal

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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normal

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

About Me

Biography

Dr. Lawrence Layfer, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Skokie, IL and has been practicing for 40 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
  • 1979
    Rush Mc
    Internship Hospital
    1979
  • 1978
    Rush University
    Fellowship Hospital
    1978
  • 1977
    Rush Presby St Luke's M C
    Residency Hospital
    1977
  • 1974
    Rush Medical College Of Rush University
    Medical School
    1974

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Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
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Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test PPO
Guardian
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus Test POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare
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