Dr. Paul Ruestow, MD

Dr. Paul Ruestow, MD

Endocrinology  ·  
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Age 67
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Dr. Paul Ruestow, MD is an endocrinology specialist in Chicago, IL and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons in 1976 and specializes in endocrinology.

2535 S Martin Luther King Dr

Chicago, IL 60616

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  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health

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No malpractice claims found for Illinois
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Dr. Ruestow's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Thyroid Disease
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Dr. Ruestow treats Thyroid Disease more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Ruestow treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Diabetes Type 2
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ruestow treats Diabetes Type 2 more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Ruestow treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ruestow treats Diabetes With Renal Manifestations more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Ruestow treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Ruestow's conditions and procedures:

Abnormal Thyroid
Adrenal Gland Diseases
Adrenal Incidentaloma
Aspiration or Injection of Thyroid Cyst
Autoimmune Diseases
Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
Benign Tumor
Bone Disorders
Breast Diseases
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Cancer
Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Ketoacidosis
Goiter
Graves' Disease
Hashimoto's Disease
Hypercalcemia
Hyperlipidemia
Hyperparathyroidism
Hyperthyroidism
Hypoglycemia
Hypothyroidism
Kidney Disease
Lipid Disorders
Malaise and Fatigue
Obesity
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Symptomatic Menopause
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Cyst
Thyroid Disease
Thyroiditis
Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Biography

Dr. Paul Ruestow, MD is an endocrinology specialist in Chicago, IL and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons in 1976 and specializes in endocrinology.

Specialties

  • Endocrinology

Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

Education

  • 1984
    Michael Reese Hospital and Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    1984
  • 1979
    Michael Reese Hospital and Med Center
    Residency Hospital
    1979
  • 1977
    Michael Reese Hospital and Med Center
    Internship Hospital
    1977
  • 1976
    Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons
    Medical School
    1976

Languages

  • Polish
  • Russian
  • Spanish
  • Tagalog

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Dr.Ruestow is a great doctor. He leaves no stone unturned. He takes his time with every patient. He looks for the right medical answers to any problem. He is kind and carrying. I wish more doctor took the time to understand their patients needs.
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I went to Dr. Ruestow with excruciating pain secondary to a massive infection under my beard. Because the infection became so widespread, there were shots of nerve pain along with the general pain associated with the infection. His response began with a rigorous act of tugging on my beard to view...Read More
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Dr. Ruestow is a caring, friendly, knowledgable doctor. Have been seeing him for years and feel confident with his skills. His parathyroid diagnosis led to discovering/removal of thyroid cancer.
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I do not like this physician. His bedside manner is terrible.
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