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 42 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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Joint Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Arthritis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Bursitis
very high
more than 99% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Rheumatology

2  Board Certifications

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

51  Conditions Treated

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5  Procedures

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

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Katz's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Katz

3.9

Based on 58 reviews

5 Stars
68.96551724137932%
(40)
4 Stars
1.7241379310344827%
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3 Stars
3.4482758620689653%
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2 Stars
1.7241379310344827%
(1)
1 Star
24.137931034482758%
(14)

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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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Gary Konen in Sugar Grove, IL – Sep 08, 2018
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I have been going to Dr. Katz for many many years for my Fibromyalgia. He knows and understand my problems so well. Very professional with a sense of humor. I trust him completely. I am indebted to him for sending me to a thoracic surgeon for my constant cough and was then diagnosed with lung...Read More
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Nadine Garofalo in Chicago Heights, IL – Apr 05, 2018
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Excellent Rheumatologist, he has managed the treatment/care of my RA for many years. Dr. Katz has kept me feeling good and when I have a flair up/crisis he quickly responds with pain management and treatment to get me feeling better quickly. He participates in a lot of research and stays on the...Read More
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Chicago IL – Mar 12, 2018
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Waited over 2 1/2 hours to see him - when he came in the room after PA took down most of my info, he was rushed and seemed disinterested in my concerns. He then ordered extensive blood work, UA & a slew of x-rays. I was not impressed with him at all. Still, I went back for consultation, he again...Read More
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Dec 31, 2017
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Judy Sheils, Palos Hills IL. December 21, 2017 I am truly grateful to Dr. Katz and his wonderful staff. I came to them 28 years ago and have been in great hands ever since along with my husband and other family members. Dr. Katz is knowledgeable, sincere, and a kind person. What Dr. calls you when...Read More
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Judy Sheils – Dec 21, 2017
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