Dr. Paul Ruestow, MD

Dr. Paul Ruestow, MD

Endocrinology  |  
Male  |  
Age 67
(7)
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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.

4025 N Western Ave

Chicago, IL 60618

Contact Information

(773) 275-7700

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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Hyperthyroidism
very high
more than 96% of peers
Thyroid Disease
very high
more than 96% of peers
Diabetes Type 2
high
more than 82% of peers

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Specialties

  • Endocrinology
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Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

Less

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Procedures

  • Aspiration or Injection of Thyroid Cyst

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.

Education

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ruestow has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Polish
  • Russian
  • Spanish
  • Tagalog

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Ruestow does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Ruestow and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Ruestow's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ruestow to family and friends
2.7
based on 7 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Ruestow's Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

in Chicago, IL
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...more
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in Chicago, IL
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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in Chicago, IL
I do not like this physician. His bedside manner is terrible.
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