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Dr. Michael Rakotz, MD

Family Medicine ·  Male · Age 52

Dr. Rakotz

Northwestern Memorial Physicians Group Evanston

1704 Maple Ave # 100 Evanston, IL 60201

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(312) 694-2010


Dr. Michael Rakotz, MD is a family medicine specialist in Evanston, IL and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Rush Medical College Of Rush University in 1994 and specializes in family medicine, pediatric medicine, and more.


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(312) 694-2010

Dr. Rakotz accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Coventry Health Care
Carelink HMO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
UnitedHealthCare
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No malpractice claims found for Illinois
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Rakotz's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Allergies
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • Ataxia
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Back Pain
  • Bedsores
  • Biopsy
  • Bladder Diseases
  • Bladder Infection
  • Blood Disorders
  • Blood Draw
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Exam
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cellulitis
  • Chest Pain
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Cough
  • Coumadin® Management
  • Cryotherapy for Warts
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dehydration
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diarrhea
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Emphysema
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Familial Hypercholesterolemia
  • Familial Hypertension
  • Foot Conditions
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • High Cholesterol
  • HIV Screening
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertension, Alcohol-Induced
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Immunization
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Injuries
  • Insomnia
  • Isolated Systolic Hypertension
  • Joint Injection
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Labile Hypertension
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Liver Function Test
  • Low Back Pain
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Menopause
  • Migraine
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Mole Removal
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Neonatal Care
  • Newborn and Well-Child Care
  • Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
  • Nutritional Counseling
  • Obesity
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Overactive Bladder
  • Oximetry
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Pap Smear
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Physical Examination
  • Physical Exams for Sports, School and Summer Camp
  • Physical Inactivity
  • Pneumonia
  • Primary Hypertension
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rash
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Rib Fracture
  • Rickets
  • Ringworm
  • School Physicals
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Sinusitis
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Infections
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spirometry
  • Spondylosis
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sports Injuries of the Knee
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stitches
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
  • Ulcer
  • Urinalysis
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Vaccination
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wart Removal
  • Wart Treatment
  • Weight Loss Management
  • Well Baby Care
  • Well Child Examination
  • Well Male Examination
  • Well New Born Care
  • Well Woman Health Examination
  • Wellness Examination
  • White Coat Hypertension

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He was THE BEST DOCTOR I had in USA ! I am so sorry that he not my doctor anymore because of my insurance..... I am very upset, that I can't have him as my doctor. He truly cares and he knows what he is doing, so many doctors can learn from him!
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About Me

Care Philosophy

Being a family doctor enables me to care for children and adults of all ages. The advantage of this style of practice is helping individuals and families develop healthy habits in an effort to prevent chronic illnesses, like heart disease and diabete...

Specialties

  • Family Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pediatric Medicine
  • Pediatrics

Board Certifications

Education

Sparrow Family Practice
Internship Hospital
1997
Sparrow Family Practice
Residency Hospital
1994
Rush Medical College Of Rush University
Medical School
1989
University Of Michigan / Ann Arbor
Undergraduate School
1997
1994
1989

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77% Patient experience rating, 8% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2018)

80% Patient experience rating, 11% higher than the national average