Dr. Simon Wu, MD

Dr. Simon Wu, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 53
Dr. Simon Wu, MD is a family medicine specialist in Kankakee, IL and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Indiana University / School of Medicine in 1990 and specializes in family medicine.

401 N Wall St Ste 101

Kankakee, IL 60901

Contact Information

(815) 933-1664

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • 32 More

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Dr. Wu's Experience

Dr. Wu's 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
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • Malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Wu "First and foremost, Dr Wu believes in partnering with his patients in their care by listening to his patients. Dr Wu takes a holistic approach in caring for his patients and offering treatment for the whole person rather than individual parts or organs in a comprehensive and compassionate manner. Guided by the motto of "An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure," Dr Wu strives in educating, motivating, and coaching his patients in adopting healthy lifestyle and behavioral changes along with the best available medical treatment in order to achieve the most desirable health outcome. Our office offers convenient office hours for all patients, including same day appointments, lunch hours, and Saturdays."

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

214  Conditions Treated


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40  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acupuncture
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Joint Injection
  • Liver Function Test
  • Mole Removal
  • Newborn Metabolic Screening
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Physical Examination
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Sickle Cell Screening
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Stitches
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Vaccination
  • Wart Removal
  • Well Baby Care
  • Wellness Examination


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Background Check

2 Malpractice Claims
  • Settlement : 6/5/2013
    Amount or Range: $100,000.00
    State: Illinois
  • Settlement : 6/5/2013
    Amount or Range: $1,000,000.00
    State: 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.


  • Indiana University / School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Comm Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Comm Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Wu has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Wu has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese, Cantonese
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wu's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wu to family and friends
18 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Wu's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Seems to be a GOOD doc. I did not like buildings upkeep. Dirty
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Great doctor, very thorough, kind and doesn't rush you. Very helpful. No long waits, staff is very kind and helpful as well.
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I would highly recommend Dr. Wu to anyone. He's kind, caring, compassionate and his examinations are always thorough. He listens closely when you talk to him. He takes your concerns seriously and provides excellent care. He helped me through a very difficult time in my life. He was one of the first...more
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