Dr. Paul Later, MD

Dr. Paul Later, MD

Neurology  ·  
Male  ·  
57 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Paul Later, MD is a neurology specialist in Lake Forest, IL and has been practicing for 26 years. He specializes in neurology.

Northwestern Medical Group

1000 N Westmoreland Rd

Lake Forest, IL 60045
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Illinois
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Galaxy Health Network
  • HealthSmart - Interplan Health Group
  • HFN
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Gait Abnormality
very high
more than 98% of peers
very high
more than 97% of peers
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Later'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. Later "My goal is to partner with the patient to achieve the goals of treatment, using a straightforward style of communication."

1  Specialties

  • Neurology

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

79  Conditions Treated

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4  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.


  • Rush Medical College Of Rush University
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Rush University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Rush University Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Later has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Later's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Later to family and friends
17 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

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Dr. Later's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

I have been seeing Dr. Later for four years and he is a wonderful, knowledgeable and patient Doctor. I had been diagnosed with Parkinson's disease by another doctor and was having a tough time with the medication. He spent nearly two hours with me on my first visit. He had his doubts about my...more
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I thought Dr Later spent a good amount of time explaining in detail my options. I did not feel rushed. I felt he listened to everything I said and I felt like I understood the reasons behind the treatment plan he recommended for me. I would recommend him.
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I have seen Dr Later and continue to do so. He has always been professional and caring, no negative feedback thus far.
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My wife was a patient of Dr. Later and we wholeheartedly agree with the person from Schaumburg il on his review of Dr. Later. Dr. Laters d diagnosis of my wife was incorrect, he said she didn't have cancer but she did and does have cancer. He was extremely unprofessional when it to test results...more
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Since I am experiencing some memory loss I was apprehensive to even discover what was going on with me. I have NEVER met a Doctor that I respected more than this Dr. He understood my confusion and carefully and patiently explained every detail of his approach. This is my sister's email site...more
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