Dr. Phyllis Bonaminio, MD

Dr. Phyllis Bonaminio, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 47
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Dr. Phyllis Bonaminio, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Palos Heights, IL and has been practicing for 15 years. She graduated from Finch University Of Health Sciences Chicago Medical School in 1998 and specializes in rheumatology and internal medicine.Read her story

7600 W College Dr Ste 3

Palos Heights, IL 60463

Contact Information

(708) 361-0600

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
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Top Care Areas

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Arthritis
very high
more than 97% of peers
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
more than 94% of peers
Bone Disorders
very high
more than 94% of peers

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Dr. Bonaminio's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Bonaminio "Dr. Bonaminio is Board Certified in the medical subspecialty of Rheumatology, which involves the diagnosis and non-surgical treatment of rheumatic diseases. These diseases include anything involving bones, joints and tendons, as well connective tissue disorders or "autoimmune" diseases. Her areas of clinical interest include osteoarthritis or degenerative joint diseases; inflammatory arthritis including rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, and inflammatory bowel disease-related arthritis such as Crohn's disease or ulcerative colitis; bone thinning disorders such as osteoporosis or osteopenia and any related fracture; and crystal-related arthritis such as gout."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Bonaminio "Dr. Bonaminio's ultimate goal is to utilize all means possible to preserve and regain function, prevent long-term damage when possible, and maintain autonomy and independence for a happy and healthy joint life."

2  Specialties

  • Rheumatology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

64  Conditions Treated

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6  Procedures

  • Infusion Therapy
  • Joint Drainage
  • Orthovisc Injection
  • Steroid Injection
  • Supartz® Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

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

  • North Central College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1992
  • Finch University Of Health Sciences Chicago Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • Lutheran General Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Northwestern University Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Master Of Science-Central Michigan University
    Other Education | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bonaminio has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bonaminio's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Bonaminio

3.9

Based on 18 reviews

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Dr Bonaminio treated my mom for RA for years. Her compassion is second to none. She is extremely thorough in her examinations and explanations for her thought out treatment plans. I'd give her 6 stars.
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Jody in Chicago, IL – May 11, 2017
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Explains things very clearly. Compassionate and caring
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orland park il – Nov 05, 2016
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She was very thorough with her assessment and precise with her plan. Wrote everything out for me on paper as she talked so that I could follow along. She took her time and answered all my questions.
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Chicago, IL – Apr 24, 2016
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Saw her twice, she was very rude, First time put me on steroids, asked for how long and told me forever if you don't want to be in pain. Second time after blood tests were all negative, never found out what was wrong and wanted to just put me on Embril!? When asked for recommendations like...Read More
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Disappointed – Mar 20, 2016
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An outstanding physician, extraordinarily competent, effective and genuinely caring and concerned.
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Frankfort – Dec 21, 2015
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