Dr. Shanika Samarasinghe, MD

Dr. Shanika Samarasinghe, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 43
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Dr. Shanika Samarasinghe, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Maywood, IL and has been practicing for 17 years. She graduated from Washington Univ Sch of Med in 2001 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

2160 S 1st Ave

Maywood, IL 60153

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Samarasinghe performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
very high
more than 99% of peers
Diabetic Ketoacidosis
very high
more than 98% of peers
Thyroid Disease
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Samarasinghe's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

2  Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

58  Conditions Treated

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2  Procedures

  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
  • Diabetes Counseling

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

  • Washington Univ Sch of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Samarasinghe has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Samarasinghe's Reviews

4.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Samarasinghe to family and friends
8 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (0)

Dr. Samarasinghe'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

Patient Comments (3)

Dr Samarasinghe has been helping me with a thyroid issue for over 10 years. She is a kind, compassionate doctor who always takes time to listen to my concerns. She has helped me tremendously and I highly recommend her!
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Dr. Samarasinghe is very compassionate and involved in my care. She takes the time to explain test results and plan of care. She shows sympathy to my situation and remembers in future appointments how I felt previously. She can also be entertaining to help ease you. She wants what is best for...more
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I think Dr. Samarasinghe is amazing. She's very caring and understanding. She's very detailed in her explanations and plan of care. I would definitely recommend her to others. I feel as if she's giving the best possible care.
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