Dr. Raymond Handler, MD

Dr. Raymond Handler, MD

Dermatology  |  
Male  |  
Age 80
(27)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Raymond Handler, MD is a dermatologist in Niles, IL and has been practicing for 53 years. He graduated from Univ Of Il Coll Of Med in 1961 and specializes in dermatology.

8780 W Golf Rd Ste 303

Niles, IL 60714

Contact Information

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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Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
very high
more than 99% of peers
Dermatitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Skin Infections
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Specialties

  • Dermatology
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Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acne
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Bedsores
  • Benign Tumor
  • Birthmark
  • Boil
  • Cancer
  • Dermatitis
  • Folliculitis
  • Foot Conditions
  • Hair Loss
  • Impetigo
  • Intertrigo
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Pemphigoid
  • Psoriasis
  • Ringworm
  • Scabies
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Shingles
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Infections
  • Ulcer
  • Warts
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Procedures

  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Tag Removal

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

  • Univ Of Il Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1961
  • Michael Reese Hospital and Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1962
  • University Of Illinois
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1965

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Handler has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Handler's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Handler to family and friends
2.9
based on 27 total reviews (8 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (27)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (12)

Dr. Handler's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

Des Plaines, IL |
Worst doctor ever.Spent 2 minutes with me,refused to listen to me,even ignored the previous medications I used.Prescribed something that would solve my problem if I use it 2xday for 2 years.Insurance wanted to have a prior authorization of course because that thing was $250.Called the doctor,he...more
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Chicago, IL |
Had the most awful and unprofessional experience. After talking over me, not listening to me, and berrating me, I left that office within 5 minutes in complete shock. Don't waste your time. There are plenty other professional and personable doctors on the market and this one is not one of them.
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Chicago, IL |
He is experienced and kind. He does a tremendous job.
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Oak Park, IL |
Great. Never a complaint.
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in Chicago, IL |
Terrible arrogant manager and untrustable dr.
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Dr. Handler accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health America PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • HealthLink
    HealthLink PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Priority Health
    Priority PPO

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Advocate Lutheran General Hospital
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