Dr. Monika Starosta, MD

Dr. Monika Starosta, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 44
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Dr. Monika Starosta, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Park Ridge, IL and has been practicing for 10 years. She graduated from Med University Of Lodz in 2000 and specializes in rheumatology and internal medicine.

1775 Ballard Rd

Park Ridge, IL 60068

Contact Information

(847) 318-2500

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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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. Starosta's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Osteoporosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Starosta treats Osteoporosis more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Starosta treats this condition more than 99% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Deficiency-Induced Osteoporosis
  • Disuse Osteoporosis
  • Drug-Induced Osteoporosis
  • Hyperthyroid Osteoporosis
  • Idiopathic Osteoporosis
  • Juvenile Osteoporosis
  • Osteoporosis Related to Cancer
  • Postmenopausal Osteoporosis
  • Pregnancy-Associated Osteoporosis
  • Primary Osteoporosis
  • Secondary Osteoporosis
  • Senile Osteoporosis
  • Transient Osteoporosis of Hip
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Starosta treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 96% of her peers

Dr. Starosta treats this condition more than 96% of her peers

Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Starosta treats Arthritis more than 96% of her peers

Dr. Starosta treats this condition more than 96% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Gout
  • Allergic Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Finger
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Arthritis of the Midfoot
  • Arthritis of the Neck
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Arthritis of the Toe
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Crystalline Arthritis
  • Gout
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Infectious Arthritis
  • Juvenile Gout
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteoarthritis of Toe
  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
  • Post-Traumatic Arthritis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Seronegative Arthritis
  • Spondylarthritis
  • Wear & Tear Arthritis

Dr. Starosta's conditions and procedures:

Achilles Tendinitis
Adhesive Capsulitis
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
Arthritis
Autoimmune Diseases
Bleeding Disorders
Bone Disorders
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
De Quervain's Disease
Degenerative Disc Disease
Difficulty With Walking
Dry Eyes
Dupuytren's Contracture
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Gout
Hand Conditions
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Limb Cramp
Limb Pain
Limb Swelling
Low Back Pain
Lupus
Malaise and Fatigue
Muscle Weakness
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
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
Plantar Fasciitis
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Psoriatic Arthritis
Pulmonary Disease
Raynaud's Disease
Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sarcoidosis
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Spondylosis
Steroid Injection
Still's Disease
Systemic Sclerosis
Systemic Vasculitis
Temporal Arteritis
Trigger Finger
Vascular Disease
Vasculitis
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Care Philosophy

Accepting patients aged 16 years and older.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

  • 2008
    University Of Michigan / Ann Arbor
    Fellowship Hospital
    2008
  • 2006
    Advocate Lutheran General Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    2006
  • 2004
    Advocate Lutheran General Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    2004
  • 2000
    Med University Of Lodz
    Medical School
    2000

Languages

  • Polish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Starosta's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Starosta

3.5

Based on 20 reviews

5 Stars
60%
(12)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
5%
(1)
1 Star
35%
(7)

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Dr. Starosta is the sweetest and most caring doctor. I'm really glad I found her. She listened to my concerns and helped me find a solution to problems that were bothering me for a while. I would definetely reccomend her!
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Dr. Starosta is hands-down, the best Doctor that I've ever had to interact with. Ignore the 1 Star Reviews by the disgruntled pill-seekers. If you have a serious issue that you need to get to the bottom of, start with her. I made more progress with Dr. Starosta in 45 minutes than I have made with a...Read More
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Office staff and RN's are great, the doctor is not. She lets her personal opinion on matters influence patient care vs. what is right for the patient, does not listen to patient concerns, purposely gives medications that will conflict with meds given by other doctors, and stops medication refills...Read More
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Very caring doctor who always takes time to listen, goes above and beyond to explain test results and even called well after hours to calm my nerves after I messaged her in the patient portal. She has been very helpful during a very nerve wracking time and my husband I appreciate her very much.
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Dr.Starosta is very good i would highly recommend her.She always listens to my mother's concerns and questions. And to mention that she has to communicate through a family member interpretation.Thank you Dr.Starosta for always helping my mother!!!?
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HealthLink
HealthLink PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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