Dr. Padmanabhan Raghu, MD

Dr. Padmanabhan Raghu, MD

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Dr. Padmanabhan Raghu, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Chicago, IL. He specializes in rheumatology.

University Rheumatologists

1611 W Harrison St Ste 510

Chicago, IL 60612
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Insurance Accepted

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

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. Raghu's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Raghu treats Arthritis more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Raghu treats this condition more than 99% of his 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
Chronic Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Raghu treats Chronic Pain more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Raghu treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Autoimmune Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Raghu treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Raghu treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Raghu's conditions and procedures:

Adhesive Capsulitis
Amyloidosis
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Arthritis
Autoimmune Diseases
Bleeding Disorders
Bone Disorders
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
Dermatomyositis
Difficulty With Walking
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Familial Mediterranean Fever
Fever
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Goodpasture's Disease
Gout
Hammer Toe
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)
Polymyositis
Psoriatic Arthritis
Pulmonary Disease
Raynaud's Disease
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sarcoidosis
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Steroid Injection
Systemic Vasculitis
Temporal Arteritis
Trigger Finger
Trigger Point Injection
Vascular Disease
Vasculitis
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Care Philosophy

Most of my patients have both pain in their joints and also have low energy levels or fatigue. The rheumatologist identifies this and tries to listen to the patient completely, and then examine the patient, and then come up with a plan. And first wor...

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Languages

  • Hindi
  • Tamil
  • English

Dr. Raghu's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Raghu

3.3

Based on 4 reviews

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I was diagnosed with a very rare condition and had a ton of questions and concerns and understandably, was visibly nervous and upset both times I saw Dr. Raghu. I didn't feel like he spent the time to listen to my concerns nor did I think he was truly an expert. While he gave me the correct...Read More
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I was referred to a Rheumatologist from my PCP, and I let the scheduler pick which doctor for me to see. I have never been happier with a doctor than I am with Dr. Raghu. He actually sat in front of me and listened to me. It was such a nice change from what I am used to. I feel he genuinely...Read More
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Dr. Raghu was great doctor. He explained things very well and discussed all the treatment options very well. Would recommend this doctor to anyone who wants personal care. His staff was great. He gave knee injections had no pain at all from it.
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Charts should be reviewed before waiting for an appointment and then jumping to treatment and tests which were not needed
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
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
MultiPlan
PHCS Network PPO
Priority Health
Priority PPO

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