Dr. Sofia Elterman, MD

Dr. Sofia Elterman, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 71
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Dr. Sofia Elterman, MD is a family medicine specialist in Buffalo Grove, IL and has been practicing for 48 years. She graduated from Leningrad Medical Institute in 1970 and specializes in family medicine.

650 McHenry Rd

Buffalo Grove, IL 60089

Contact Information

(847) 520-9424

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health

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Dr. Elterman's Experience

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Dr. Elterman'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
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

207  Conditions Treated

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20  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Newborn Metabolic Screening
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Thyroid Screening

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

  • Leningrad Medical Institute
    Medical School | Graduated 1970
  • Woodhull Medical and Mental Health Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Resurrection Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Elterman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Russian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Elterman's Reviews

3.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Elterman to family and friends
11 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

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

Dr. Elterman's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

She always has time to answer questions you have about your health and explain test results. She explains things so they are easy to understand. The staff is nice and quickly check you in. The nurse is pleasant, courteous, and helpful.
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She was very nice and professional, however, she misdiagnosed me.
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i don't have words to express my feelings towards her who I don't want to call a DOCTOR. My mom was going to her for last 3 years and I asked mom to go to a different doctor. Day one she visited the other doctor he found that she had Melanoma which was removed in 3 days and now we are waiting for...more
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