Dr. Shyamsunder Chakilum, MD

Dr. Shyamsunder Chakilum, MD

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry •  Male • Age 62

  
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Dr. Shyamsunder Chakilum, MD is a Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Specialist in Streamwood, IL and has over 38 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Gandhi Medical College, Bhopal, Barkatulla Vishwavidyalaya medical school in 1982. He is affiliated with medical facilities Edward Hospital - Main Campus and Katherine Shaw Bethea Hospital. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Chakilum to book an appointment.


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(630) 701-6037
1400 E Irving Park Rd Streamwood, IL 60107
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1335 N Mill St Ste 100 Naperville, IL 60563
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My son was a patient of this doctor. He referred the father of my my son to a medically unlicensed Florida sober home that falsified a court order to force my son involuntarily to Florida. Dr. Chukilum then added diagnoses to my sons chart overnight in an effort to get insurance payment approval on a second appeal. When I attempted to get a copy of his medical records the doctor refused stating he didn't keep records at his office. The dr then forwarded my emails to him to the facility in Florid
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G.A.'s mother in Hinsdale, IL – Jan 24, 2019
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We really like Dr. Chakilum! He actually talks to my son and asks questions.
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WARRENVILLE – May 02, 2018
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Find another doctor, any doctor would be better than this one. Take my advice, don't waste your time with this guy.
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Naperville, IL – Nov 16, 2017
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All he wants to do is write a prescrip refill and get you out of there til next time. . Kept telling him my son has anxiety. He would ask my son, do you have anxiety? Son says no. He turns to us and says, see, he doesnt have anxiety. Even called office supervisor to complain and was blown off. Very disappointing. It takes so much time to establish new doc, rapport, etc. So tired of these uncaring drs.
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Naperville, IL – Jun 21, 2017
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Awful. Waste of time. Please see someone else.
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Palatine, IL – Jun 29, 2016
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No malpractice claims found for Illinois
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Chakilum's Top Procedures and Conditions

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ADHD and-or ADD
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Dr. Chakilum treats ADHD and-or ADD more than 31% of his peers

Dr. Chakilum treats this condition more than 31% of his peers

Psychiatric Diseases
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Dr. Chakilum treats Psychiatric Diseases more than 19% of his peers

Dr. Chakilum treats this condition more than 19% of his peers

Anxiety
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Dr. Chakilum treats Anxiety more than 8% of his peers

Dr. Chakilum treats this condition more than 8% of his peers

Dr. Chakilum's conditions and procedures:

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Anxiety
  • Autism
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Emotional Disturbances of Childhood and Adolescence
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Opioid Dependence
  • Personality Disorders
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder

About Me

Biography

Dr. Shyamsunder Chakilum, MD is a Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Specialist in Streamwood, IL and has over 38 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Gandhi Medical College, Bhopal, Barkatulla Vishwavidyalaya medical school in 198...Read more

Specialties

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

Board Certifications

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Psychiatry

Education

Institute Of Living Hospital
Residency Hospital
Wayne St University Detroit M C
Residency Hospital
1982
Gandhi Medical College, Bhopal, Barkatulla Vishwavidyalaya
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Edward Hospital - Main Campus

Naperville, IL

75% Patient experience rating, 6% higher than the national average

Katherine Shaw Bethea Hospital

Dixon, IL

73% Patient experience rating, 4% higher than the national average