Dr. Sivakami Thayu, MD

Dr. Sivakami Thayu, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 47
Dr. Sivakami Thayu, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Lake Zurich, IL and has been practicing for 16 years. She graduated from U Of Tx Med Sch At Houston in 1999 and specializes in internal medicine.

350 Surryse Rd Ste 100

Lake Zurich, IL 60047

Contact Information

(847) 438-2144

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • HealthLink
  • 3 More

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Dr. Thayu's Experience

Dr. Thayu's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Thayu "As a primary care physician, I believe in preventive medicine. I want to have a partnership with my patients in order to achieve good mental and physical health."

1  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

127  Conditions Treated

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16  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Physical Examination
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination

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.


  • U Of Tx Med Sch At Houston
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • Cook County Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Rush Presby St Luke's M C
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Thayu has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Thayu's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Thayu to family and friends
31 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (31)

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Dr. Thayu's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Great doctor but the practice itself is terrible. I can no longer deal with the front office here. The lack of servic is awful. It's a shame, cause she really is a great doctor. The office issues I have all relate to the poor office staff, which I'm guessing is a Good Shepherd issue. To be...more
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My experience with Dr Thayu has been great. I was "assigned" to her when my previous Dr (and good friend) retired. I couldn't be more pleased with her and the care she provides for me and my family. She is more than willing to listen to my concerns and answer any questions I may have. I never...more
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I had heard nice things about her so when I needed to change doctors, I decided to go with her. What a mistake! For the year I have been with her, she has not treated me for a single issue but has referred me to 6 different "specialists". I had a sinus infection. I don't like to take antibiotics...more
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Dr. Thayu is a good listener and has helped me work thru various health issues without being radical. I enjoy seeing her because I know that my questions will not go unanswered.
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Since our family Dr. retired we have seen three different doctors before discovering Dr. Thayu. Listens, reacts, considers, and gives answers. Dr. Thayu and her nurse Jenn are very personable. Blood drawn across the hall with another group of amazing gals. Very satisfied with whole scenario at this...more
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