Dr. Sherry D'Souza, MD

Dr. Sherry D'Souza, MD

Internal MedicineFemale

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Dr. Sherry D'Souza, MD is a Internal Medicine Specialist in Chicago, IL. She is affiliated with Northwestern Memorial Hospital. She is accepting new patients and has indicated that she accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. D'Souza to book an appointment.


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  • Offers Telehealth This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.
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What went well
  • Office environment (8)
  • Appointment scheduling (6)
  • Staff friendliness (6)
What could be improved
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions (7)
  • Didn't explain conditions well (6)
  • Didn't listen or answer questions (5)
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I went to see Dr. D'Soouza for my annual exam. Wait time was short and the staff was friendly but I had a horrible experience with her. She was not gentle on the woman's portion of the exam (I was sore for a day!). Also, she ordered tests that weren't covered by insurance and I was stuck with a big bill for a preventative exam. I do not recommend.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
What could be improved
  • Appointment was rushed
  • Didn't explain conditions well
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
Rachel – Jul 28, 2020
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I am so pleased with Dr. D Souza and her staff on the occasion of my second visit. Just as pleasant as the first visit. No wait time to speak of either for the appt. or for a lab draw. ALL four staff members I encountered were not just pleasant but good conversationalists. I had a list of three things I wanted to talk to and have the doctor evaluate and treat. She started with the most serious and attended to all three issues. I especially like that Dr. D'Souza educated me on the how and why she arrives at a diagnosis and then the options for treating.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
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Sherry Wims in Chicago, IL – Jun 06, 2019
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I saw her two times when my usual doctor was unavailable. She should be an academic researcher. She has no bedside manner and is like a robot. She can't communicate. I had to advocate for myself and she argued with me both times, citing a lack of evidence, and after two visits she still couldn't get a treatment plan in place. I have been a patient at NW for 10 years and delivered my children there. Truly the worst experience at NW two times. Very easy to get in with her though and I can see why
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What could be improved
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chicago, IL – Feb 27, 2019
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She has been my doctor for a few years following the departure of my long time family doctor. Dr. D'Souza may not be warm, but she does warm up. I find her cautious and competent.
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Curt in IL, IL – Feb 12, 2019
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Sadly I had a terrible experience. I arrived on time for my appointment and told once I was there that I was supposed to be 20 minutes early, therefore, I was not seen for the appointment I came in for. The doctor was very short with me and made me incredibly uncomfortable to talk to her about my issues. I have never been treated like such a number and not a person. Also unimpressed with level of care given post discussing my health.
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What could be improved
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Jess in Chicago, IL – Jan 24, 2019
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I too was very disappointed with my experience with Dr. D'Souza. She went through the motions and did not provide thorough answers. Her recommendation for an Rx were actually inappropriate due to an impending surgery. Her review of my tests were a "general overview" rather than specifically addressing significant differences in the results. I ask for specific referrals and she referred me to the website saying the practice was very large rather than helping me with the referral.
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What could be improved
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Chicago – Dec 28, 2018
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Failed to tell me important information about how my current prescriptions would interfere with test results. Learned well-after taking the test, through my own research, that my results could be skewed. When asked why certain conditions arise I was told "it just happens". Then was written a prescription to address my symptoms, not the root of the problem. Felt as though she did not care to get to the bottom of what was/is happening. Seeing a specialist now in hopes of figuring out the issue.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Wait times
What could be improved
  • Appointment was rushed
  • Didn't listen or answer questions
  • Didn't explain conditions well
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
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Chicago, IL – Apr 05, 2018
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No malpractice claims found for Illinois
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Dr. D'Souza's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Acne
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Animal Allergies
  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Asthma
  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Back Pain
  • Bladder Infection
  • Blood Disorders
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Bronchitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chest Pain
  • Child and Adolescent Development
  • Chronic Diseases
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Common Cold
  • Confusion
  • Constipation
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Dermatitis
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diarrhea
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Dizziness
  • Dyslipidemia
  • Dysphagia
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Fever
  • Flu Shot
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Immunization Administration
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Insomnia
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Itchy Skin
  • Joint Pain
  • Limb Pain
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Migraine
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Muscle Spasm
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Nausea
  • Newborn and Well-Child Care
  • Nutritional Counseling
  • Obesity
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteomalacia
  • Osteopenia
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Overweight
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pharyngitis
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Physical Examination
  • Physical Exams for Sports, School and Summer Camp
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Plantar Wart
  • Pneumonia
  • Polyuria
  • Postnasal Drip
  • Primary and Preventive Care for Children and Adolescents
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Rash
  • Rickets
  • Ringworm
  • School Physicals
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sick Child Care
  • Sick Patient Care
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Tinea Versicolor
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Vertigo
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Viral Infection
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Vitamin K Deficiency
  • Warts
  • Weight Maintenance
  • Well Male Examination
  • Well Woman Health Examination
  • Wellness Examination
  • Wheezing

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Dr. D'Souza accepts the following insurance:

Aetna Better Health
Aetna Choice (Aetna HealthFund) POS II
Aetna HMO
Aetna Savings Plus of AZ
Aetna Student Health
Aexcel Choice POS
Aexcel Choice POS II
Aexcel Elect Choice (Open Access) EPO
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Limited Benefits Insurance Plan PPO
Open Access Aetna Select
Open Access Aetna Select (Aetna HealthFund)
Open Access Elect Choice
Premier Care Network
Traditional Choice
Value Performance Network
Voluntary Group Medical Plan
National (BlueCard) PPO
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Advantage PPO
Blue Card PPO
Blue Choice PPO
Blue HMO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Choice Fund
Choice Fund Open Access Plus
Cigna EPO
Cigna Healthcare of Illinois HMO
Cigna POS
Cigna PPO
Global Health Benefits
Network POS
Open Access
Shared Administration
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
Coventry Health Care of Illinois
Coventry Health Care of Illinois HMO
Coventry Health Care of Illinois POS
Coventry Health Care of Illinois PPO
Health and Life PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Galaxy Health Network
HAP Insurance
Health Alliance PPO
Health Alliance
HealthLink HMO
HealthLink PPO
HealthSmart - Interplan Health Group
Interplan Health Group
Choice Care
Choice Care POS
Commercial EPO
EPO PPO Open Access
HCPS Open Access Coverage EPO
HMO Premier HMO
Humana EPO
National POS
National POS – Open Access POS
National Preferred PPO
Imagine Health
Priority Health
Priority PPO
Choice Plus
Choice Plus PPO
Select Plus Gold PPO
Select Plus HMO
Worker's Compensation
Worker's Compensation WC

About Me

Care Philosophy

The Med-Peds doctors at our Northwestern Bucktown office are accepting patients of all ages. We are committed to you and your family's health and well-being...Read more


  • Internal Medicine
  • Pediatrics


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Residency Hospital

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I make an appointment with Dr. Sherry D'Souza, MD?

Click here to schedule an appointment online. New patients can also call (312) 574-3157, and for other questions, call (312) 926-3627.

Does Dr. Sherry D'Souza, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. D'Souza has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Sherry D'Souza, MD accepting new patients?

Dr. Sherry D'Souza, MD generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. D'Souza's profile to make an appointment.

Does Dr. Sherry D'Souza, MD accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. Sherry D'Souza, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. D'Souza frequently treats Abdominal Pain, Postnasal Drip, and Cough. See all procedures and conditions Dr. D'Souza treats.

Where is Dr. Sherry D'Souza, MD's office located?

Dr. D'Souza's office is located at 1776 N MILWAUKEE AVE, Chicago, IL 60647. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Chicago, IL

81% Patient Experience Rating, 12% higher than the national average

15 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2020)