Dr. Massimo Cristofanilli, MD

Dr. Massimo Cristofanilli, MD

Medical Oncology  ·  
Male  ·  
58 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Massimo Cristofanilli, MD is a medical oncology specialist in Chicago, IL and has been practicing for 20 years. He specializes in medical oncology.

Northwestern Medical Group

233 E Superior St

Chicago, IL 60611
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • HAP Insurance
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health
  • QualCare

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Cristofanilli performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Breast Diseases
very high
more than 91% of peers
more than 63% of peers
Breast Cancer
more than 50% of peers

Dr. Cristofanilli'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. Cristofanilli ""Better people means better experiences. Our care team is committed to delivering results that change lives." "

1  Specialties

  • Medical Oncology

1  Board Certifications

  • Medical Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

37  Conditions Treated

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1  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.


  • Universita Degli Studi Di Roma La Sapienza (Facolta Ii), Facolta Di Medicina E Chirurgia Ii
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Cabrini Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • New York-Presbyterian Hospital - Columbia Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996
  • University of Texas-M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cristofanilli has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cristofanilli's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cristofanilli to family and friends
12 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Cristofanilli's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Most caring, compassionate , articulate, intelligent oncologist you will ever find in this world! Never rushed, spends all the time you need with him. Always accessible! I have followed him from Philadelphia, PA to Chicago, IL. I will continue to follow him wherever he goes! He has given me life!!...more
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Dr. C is a wonderful Oncologist. He is caring, soft spoken, humble and listens. Under his care, I had a pathologically complete response to chemotherapy, even after he lowered my chemo dosage to minimize side effects due to an excellent response to chemotherapy. I feel so fortunate to be under...more
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He is supposed to be an expert in inflammatory breast cancer. He is nice and soft spoken. He did order additional testing. I don't feel like he really took the time to listen and explain to me everything. I still have symptoms that aren't going away.
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