Dr. Rasa Kazlauskaite, MD

Dr. Rasa Kazlauskaite, MD

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Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Female  ·  
51 y/o
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Dr. Rasa Kazlauskaite, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Chicago, IL and has been practicing for 18 years. She specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.Read her story

Consultants in Endocrinology

1725 W Harrison St Ste 250

Chicago, IL 60612
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Insurance Accepted

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

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Vitamin D Deficiency
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more than 70% of peers
Thyroid Disease
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more than 60% of peers
Hypothyroidism
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more than 50% of peers

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Dr. Kazlauskaite's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Kazlauskaite "Rasa Kazlauskaite started her medical career at Vilnius University. She received her specialty training in Endocrinology, Metabolism, Diabetes, and Nutrition at the University of Maryland. Her research there included molecular biology of thyroid hormone axis and genetics of diabetes and adipose tissue disorders. For the next eight years, she served as a clinician-teacher at the Cook County Hospital. Then, she led the Prevention Center at the Rush University. She now is a Director of Diabetes Technology Program. Dr. Kazlauskaite is a physician-scientist, she leads clinical research geared towards the improvement of patient care."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kazlauskaite "Hormones, metabolism, and nutrition affect every organ and every system in the body. As such, they are essential for life. Hormones must be produced by the thyroid, adrenal, pituitary, pancreas and other hormone-secreting glands in the right amounts and at the right times.  Disruption of this hormonal balance may cause or influence disease conditions; these glands may contain benign or malignant lesions. We specialize in investigating these glands, their function, aiming to restore the normal hormone balance necessary for a person's day-to-day functioning and productivity.  I specialize in the integration of available technology (particularly in diabetes management) to help people manage their disease. Our philosophy recognizes that the patients are managing their condition - our role is to advise. We are helpers, but the patient is the boss."
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1  Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

1  Board Certifications

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

55  Conditions Treated

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5  Procedures

  • Body Composition Measurement
  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
  • Hormone Replacement Therapy
  • Thyroid Fine Needle Aspiration Biopsy
  • Ultrasound-Guided Biopsy

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

  • Vilnius University, Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Vilnius University Hospitals
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • William Beaumont Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997
  • University Of Maryland Medical System
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2000

Languages Spoken

  • Lithuanian
  • Russian
  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. K is an amazing doctor. I have been dealing with a thyroid nodule that the byopsi has been inconclusive, but that is looking like it may be cancerous. I have been very scared about the whole situation and after seeing a couple of doctors, I was recommended to go see Dr. K for a final opinion. I...Read More
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