Dr. M Ammar Katerji, MD

Dr. M Ammar Katerji, MD

Pediatric Neurology  |  
Male  |  
59 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. M Ammar Katerji, MD is a pediatric neurology specialist in Naperville, IL and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from University of Aleppo in 1982 and specializes in pediatric neurology.

Katerji Pediatric Neurology and Associates

1220 Iroquois Ave Ste 140

Naperville, IL 60563
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthSmart - Interplan Health Group
  • HFN
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • PHCS
  • Principal Financial Group

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Top Care Areas


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Brain Disorders
more than 75% of peers
more than 72% of peers
EEG (Electroencephalogram)
more than 59% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Katerji "I treat my patient as they are my children"


  • Pediatric Neurology

Board Certifications

  • Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Pediatric Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

Conditions Treated

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.


  • University of Aleppo / Faculty of Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1976
  • University of Aleppo
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Chicago Mercy Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • University of Chicago Hospitals
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Childrens Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Katerji has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Katerji's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Katerji to family and friends
based on 25 total reviews (7 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (25)

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Dr. Katerji's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

in Naperville, IL
I would never recommend Dr. Katerji to anybody even if their life depended on it. This Doctor has never returned a single phone call. My daughter was in the ER and we needed to reach him. We left messages, but he never called back. Also, he never calls back whenever you call him. My daughter...more
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in Yorkville, IL
We were SO very pleasantly surprised with Dr. Katerji! Our daughter is on the autism spectrum and he asked us what she likes to play with, we told him Mickey Mouse Clubhouse is her life, and while examining her he opened up his old school doctor bag and pulled out Mickey Mouse toys! My daughter...more
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in Bolingbrook, IL
I hadn't read the best reviews about this doctor, but I was very pleasantly surprised. He was thorough, kind, and smart.
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in Chicago, IL
After two days of phones calls, I finally spoke with someone to be told this doctor will not see my daughter because she missed an appointment back in October (car accident, sorry you were not the first person that came to mind). For a doctor to turn away a child that's having head aches to the...more
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in Oak Lawn, IL
Dr Katerji has been great, it's unfortunate that his staff and the inability of answering/returning calls and noting proper appointments is what chases people away from him. The staff at Evergreen couldn't even read his appt schedule and the "answering service" for appts has yet to return my calls...more
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