Dr. Rachel O'Mara, MD

Dr. Rachel O'Mara, MD

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Dr. Rachel O'Mara, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Chicago, IL and has been practicing for 17 years. She graduated from Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine in 1998 and specializes in internal medicine.Read her story

676 N Saint Clair St Ste 1740

Chicago, IL 60611

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  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Dr. O'Mara's bio

This content was provided by Dr. O'Mara "Rachel A. O'Mara, MD, FACP is a Clinical Instructor of General Internal Medicine at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine and the Owner of Streeterville Internal Medicine, LLC since February 2011. On June 1, 2017, the practice changed from a typical fee for service model to a concierge/personalized medicine practice and the name changed to Rachel O'Mara, MD, LLC. After completing medical school at Northwestern University in 1998, Dr. O'Mara completed her internship and residency at Yale University in Primary Care Internal Medicine. She was then a scholar for the National Health Service Corps and worked in York, Pennsylvania for four years as an internist and as Medical Director of the HIV Program. She then worked at Erie Family Health Center, a federally qualified health center founded by Northwestern doctors in 1957, as Program Director/Medical Director of the HIV Program. At Erie, she raised the quality of care for HIV patients to higher than national levels on all performance measures, implemented treatment program for Hepatitis C, started Buprenorphine treatment on site, created a formal quality program that was recognized nationally, taught colleagues, and organized a warfarin management process. Dr. O'Mara has volunteered in multiple activities and has an interest in international issues and social justice. She volunteered in Tanzania and worked in both Zimbabwe and Cuba during residency and came away with many impactful human stories. In the US, she has volunteered with Remote Area Medical in South Dakota and worked at a clinic, Community Health, for underserved patients in the Ukranian Village. She lives in Old Irving Park with her husband and three children."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. O'Mara "My philosophy as your physician is to be your health care advocate. I will listen to you and partner with you to make your wellness our goal together. I will help you to navigate the ever-changing landscape of medical care, and champion your ability to achieve optimal and sustainable health through disease prevention and wellness promotion."

1  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

139  Conditions Treated

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26  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Physical Examination
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Spirometry
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • Wellness Examination

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

  • University of Richmond
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1990
  • Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • Yale Primary Care Internal Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Yale Primary Care Internal Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. O'Mara's Reviews

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3.4

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Dr. Rachel she was our doctor for 2 years , we love her absolutely amazing doctor . Unfortunately we move out to another state , so sad not to be with Dr. O’Mara anymore . She is so caring with her patients and extremely professional.
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cristina guimaraes in Boca Raton / Florida – Sep 23, 2017
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In 2012, we had the good fortune of having Dr. O’Mara become our family internist. Our prior doctor, who moved on into the corporate world, never exhibited the expertise and responsiveness that Dr. O’Mara has shown us. Additionally, she has always provided us with compassionate and personal...Read More
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Al S. in Chicago, IL – Jul 13, 2017
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Dr. O'Mara is one of the most approachable doctor's I have ever encountered. As a patient it's great to have a doctor who ask questions but also really listens to the answer. Nothing is presupposed and it's very refreshing to be able to communicate directly with your doctor, e.g. Dr. O'Mara answers...Read More
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Chris in Chicago, IL – Jul 08, 2017
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I have nothing but great things to say about Dr. O'Mara. She really cares about her patients. After prescribing medication she was so thoughtful & even called me to check in the next day to see if I had any side effects. I have seen several doctors recently it is rare to find someone with this...Read More
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Elizabeth in Chicago, IL. – Apr 11, 2017
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Dr. O'Mara does not take into account holistic wellbeing, and has a very insensitive bedside manner.
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Chicago, IL – Apr 08, 2016
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