Dr. Robert LaCava, MD

Integrative Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 69
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Robert LaCava, MD
Robert LaCava, M.D., has been a medical professional for over 40 years and has built up a wealth of experience since his completion of medical school at Northwestern University School of Medicine in 1974. He started his career practicing traditional medicine, but found that these approaches alone would repeatedly fall short in helping his patients achieve optimum health. Tired of managing chronic symptoms with therapies that barely addressed his patients' illnesses, Dr. LaCava began introducing alternative therapies, experiencing success where traditional medicine had failed. These successes encouraged Dr. LaCava to explore alternative treatments. Convinced of their value, he founded The LaCava Center for Integrative Medicine over 10 years ago. He now partners with patients to achieve their ideal health, through alternative and traditional treatments. Dr. LaCava has four children, three grandchildren and more sure to follow. During his spare time he enjoys grilling out and spending time with family. He also is passionate about helping others with limited resources, and recently experienced a life changing medical mission trip to Africa. His dream is to return and continue helping to heal those sick and in desperate need.

The LaCava Center For Integrative Medicine

305 N 2nd St

Saint Charles, IL 60174

Contact Information

(847) 695-6262

Dr. Robert LaCava, MD

Dr. Robert LaCava, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Self Pay

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. LaCava

Care Philosophy

If you've tried to find a doctor in the past, you know it can be hard to find one that listens — a physician who treats you like a person. Even if you find the right doctor, you may soon discover that they don't understand you and your illness. Without that understanding of the core problems causing it, they just treat your symptoms.

What if you had an experienced medical team who was not only trustworthy and reliable, but also knows that you want more than symptomatic treatment? A team who wants to help you feel healthier and happier than you are today? We want to help you!

The LaCava Center is an Integrative Medical center unlike any other. We provide innovative treatments which target the root causes of disease and sickness, instead of just treating the symptoms. Contact us today and find out how we can help you.

...Read More

Dr. LaCava's Experience

Dr. LaCava's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Integrative Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found


  • Integrative Medicine
  • Alternative Medicine
  • Holistic Medicine
  • Integrative Oncology

Board Certifications

Dr. LaCava does not have any board certifications listed.


Conditions Treated

  • Allergies
  • Anemia
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Cancer
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Lead Poisoning
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lyme Disease
  • Mold Allergy
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Vascular Disease


  • Chelation Therapy
  • Diet Counseling
  • Homeopathic Treatment
  • Hormone Replacement Therapy
  • Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy
  • IV Therapy
  • Ozone Therapy

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.


  • University Of Massachusetts
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Northwestern Center Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • Georgetown University
    Internship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. LaCava has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. LaCava has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. LaCava does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. LaCava and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. LaCava's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. LaCava to family and friends
based on 32 total reviews (7 with comments)
Dr. LaCava Says:

The LaCava Center for Integrative Medicine is not a typical healthcare facility that provides typical treatments. Often, we have to play detective and think outside of the box because our patients have already been treated by several other doctors unsuccessfully. Sometimes we experience great success. On more than one occasion we have literally saved lives, and we are extremely proud of this. Other...

Dr. LaCava's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers Questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (7)
in Geneva, IL |
I have loved being a patient of Dr LaCava's. He was the first doctor to listen to all of my symptoms and correctly diagnosed me. In the past I've always have doctors treat each sometime, but Dr. LaCava has been going after the root cause. You can tell he's extremely knowledgeable and therefore I feel safe in his care. I never feel rushed and he always takes time to answer all of my questions. I would highly recommend Dr. LaCava to anyone. Your body will thank you!!!
St Charles, IL |
Dr LaCava really listens, taking the time to hear the details that make a difference. He's not rushing me out to move on to the next patient but really takes time.
in tega cay,sc |
they are committed to helping you get well. the staff and dr. are better than great....they are fantastic!
I'm so pleased with the professional experience and the relaxed surroundings. In the research that was done we found very few sources to provide the IPT treatment for cancer. With the blood issues I have Dr. LaCava keeps a close observation toward my treatments.
Very pleased with staff, facilities, and doctor. Welcoming and knowledgeable!
This is a very different experience for me but finding it to be a good one. Staff very efficient and hoping for positive results...
in Chicago, IL |
He sits back at his desk, you, the patient, are escorted in, he asks some questions, takes some notes then dismisses you. Zero bed-side manner.
Have you seen Dr. Robert LaCava, MD?
Are you Dr. LaCava?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

Visit Dr. LaCava

Now Accepting New Patients
This provider offers the following appointment availability:
Same Day
Next Day
Dr. LaCava accepts 1 insurance carrier
  • Self Pay

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

View other doctors with similar experience to find the right doctor for you.

Functional Medicine
Internal Medicine
Family Medicine
Integrative Medicine
Integrative Medicine
Family Medicine
Geriatric Medicine
Integrative Medicine