Dr. Robert Watkins Jr, MD

Dr. Robert Watkins Jr, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
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Age 73
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Dr. Robert Watkins Jr, MD is a family medicine specialist in Chicago Heights, IL and has been practicing for 47 years. He graduated from Meharry Medical College School Of Medicine in 1971 and specializes in family medicine.

1250 Portland Ave

Chicago Heights, IL 60411

Contact Information

(708) 757-3383

Insurance Accepted

  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Dr. Watkins Jr' Experience

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

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Watkins Jr does not have any board certifications listed.

172  Conditions Treated

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16  Procedures

  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
  • Immunization
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

1 Sanction
  • Failure to disclose required information (12/2/2017)
    Action Taken: Probation
    Summary: Watkins Jr, Robert C MD: License # 036045969: NATURE OF COMPLAINT: The physician failed to disclose prior disciplinary action on his 2017 DEA renewal application. ACTION TAKEN: The Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation placed the physician's license on indefinite PROBATION for a minimum of one year, imposed a $1,000.00 FINE and required to pass EBAS.
    State: Illinois
0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Meharry Medical College School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1971
  • Cook County Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Watkins Jr has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Watkins Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Watkins Jr' Reviews

3.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Watkins Jr to family and friends
6 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

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Dr. Watkins Jr' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

My pain management Dr. stopped taking my insurance and my previous G.P. stopped practicing. I went to Dr. Watkins in need of a referral to a new pain dr. and rx's until I could be seen. I brought all of my records to verify my condition, etc. Dr. walked in the room w/o even looking at my records,...more
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Dr. Watkins's is a wonderful Dr. I have been going to him over 40 years ,he has taken care of me and all four ofy children ,now my grandkids as well
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