Dr. Richard Persino, MD

Dr. Richard Persino, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology  |  
Male  |  
Age 62
(55)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Richard Persino, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology doctor who practices in Crystal Lake, IL. He is 62 years old and has been practicing for 30 years.

750 E Terra Cotta Ave Ste B

Crystal Lake, IL 60014

Contact Information

(815) 459-1212

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Hysteroscopy
normal
more than 78% of peers
Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
normal
more than 64% of peers
Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
normal
more than 60% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Persino "To provide state of the art womens reproductive health care using non-invasive or minimally invasive techniques whenever possible."
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Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
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Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abnormal Female Sexual Function
  • Abnormal Uterine Bleeding
  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Pain
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ
  • Cervical Dysplasia
  • Cervical Polyps
  • Cervicitis
  • Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
  • Endometriosis
  • Female Infertility
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • High Risk Pregnancy
  • Hypertension Complicating Pregnancy, Childbirth and Postpartum
  • Intrauterine Growth Restriction
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Miscarriages
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Ovarian Diseases
  • Pap Smear Abnormalities
  • Pelvic Inflammatory Disease (PID)
  • Pelvic Pain
  • Perimenopause
  • Post-Menopausal Problems
  • Preeclampsia
  • Premenstrual Syndrome
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Uterine Prolapse
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Yeast Infections

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Procedures

  • Colpopexy With Robotic Assistance
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Endocervical Curettage
  • Endometrial Ablation
  • Fetal Cardiac Monitoring
  • Fibroid Tumor Surgery
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopic Resection of Fibroids and Polyps
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Laparoscopic Myomectomy
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Tubal Ligation
  • Laparoscopic Vaginal Hysterectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laser Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery
  • Myomectomy - Open and-or Laparoscopic
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • da Vinci® Robotic Surgery

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

  • Northern Illinois University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1980
  • University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • St Francis Hospital University Ill College Med
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • University Ill College Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Outstanding Service Award American Cancer Society, 1996
  • McHenry County Public Health Service Award, 1989
Media & Publications
  • Divalent cation dependent resistance In E Coli -LMR 26 to the broad spectrum antimicrobial agent Irgasan, 1982

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Persino's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Persino to family and friends
4.8
based on 55 total reviews (11 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (55)

  • 5
    (52)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Persino's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes
Dr. Persino Says:

A patient s recommendation is the highest compliment. Thank you for your recommendations and for trusting your health and the health of your family or friends to our practice.


Patient Comments (11)

I've been going to Dr. Persino for 10 years now and I would highly recommend his practice. He delivered two of my children and just recently, I had to have a robotic hysterectomy. The surgery went great and without any complications. In no time, I was feeling back to normal! Everything progressed...more
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Huntley, IL |
Dr Persino is the Best. I came from another Dr who I was with for 10 years and Dr Persino maybe feel more comfortable about myself. I found I needed a hysterectomy and my other Dr said that it could not be laparoscopic. I went and saw Dr Persino and he said yes it could and this is my first major...more
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Round Lake, IL |
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in Cary, IL |
My daughters and I have been seeing Dr Persino for many years. He is patient, understanding, compassionate and caring. We never feel rushed and he explains any issues or procedures completely. We highly recommend him.
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in Huntley, IL |
Dr. Persino is the best!!! I had a robotic laparoscopic hysterectomy. This was the first major surgery I have ever had, and I can't even start to tell you how nervous I was! Dr Persino put me completely at ease. He explained the procedure throughly and answered any questions I had. He is not only...more
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Dr. Persino accepts 10 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Access Choice PPO
    Blue Preferred HMO
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
    Blue Traditional HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Persino has admitting privileges

Centegra Hospital - McHenry
4201 W Medical Center Dr
McHenry, IL 60050
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