Dr. Robert Katz, MD

Dr. Robert Katz, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
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Age 74
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Dr. Robert Katz, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Chicago, IL and has been practicing for 43 years. He graduated from University Of Maryland School Of Medicine in 1970 and specializes in rheumatology.

1725 W Harrison St Ste 365

Chicago, IL 60612

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  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois

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No malpractice claims found for Illinois
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Dr. Katz's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Katz treats Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR) more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Katz treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Ankylosing Spondylitis
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Katz treats Ankylosing Spondylitis more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Katz treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Psoriatic Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Katz treats Psoriatic Arthritis more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Katz treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Katz's conditions and procedures:

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Behçet's Disease
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Polymyositis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Steroid Injection
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Robert Katz, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Chicago, IL and has been practicing for 43 years. He graduated from University Of Maryland School Of Medicine in 1970 and specializes in rheumatology.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

1976
Johns Hopkins Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1972
Barnes Jewish Hospital
Residency Hospital
1971
Barnes Jewish Hospital
Internship Hospital
1970
University Of Maryland School Of Medicine
Medical School
1969
Columbia University
Undergraduate School
1976
1972
1971
1970
1969

Awards

Dr. Katz's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Katz

3.9

Based on 61 reviews

5 Stars
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(42)
4 Stars
1.639344262295082%
(1)
3 Stars
3.278688524590164%
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2 Stars
1.639344262295082%
(1)
1 Star
24.59016393442623%
(15)

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Dr. Katz is extraordinary. In addition to his wealth of knowledge and experience, he is kind, attentive, and thorough in his approach to patient care. His staff reflects his values and standards. I feel very lucky to have found him.
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Excellent physician and excellent staff!
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When I first went to Dr. Katz I was in bad shape, his office staff were very helpful and got me in the next day, his nurses were very concerned and compassionate and he was extremely knowledgable and got me started on a treatment regimen that improved my health almost immediately. I am grateful...Read More
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clearly smart but also clearly doesn't care. Staff is rude and apathetic, they will talk over you and deny care if challenged. I will not go here again nor would I refer anyone. If you are looking for a doctor who will take the time to give you individualized care, this is not the one.
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He put me on a benzodiazepine (ativan). I did not know it was addictive. After 31 years had his nurse call me one night and said he was not going to be my doctor anymore. Would not even prescribe it long enough to get another doctor lined up. Basically fired me with no cause on my end. Benzos...Read More
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