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Dr. Stephen Kozlowski, MD

Rheumatology ·  Male · Age 68

Dr. Kozlowski

Dr. Stephen Kozlowski, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Rockford, IL and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from Loyola University Of Chicago/Stritch School Of Medicine in 1975 and specializes in rheumatology.


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Dr. Kozlowski accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
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Aetna POS
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Access PPO
Blue Advantage HMO
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Cigna
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Commercial Insurance Company
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Aetna Better Health
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Humana
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Medicaid
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MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
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Family Health Plan HMO
Family Health Plan POS
Family Health Plan PPO
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Navigate HMO
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Options PPO
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Dr. Kozlowski's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kozlowski treats Arthritis more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Kozlowski treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Gout
  • Allergic Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Finger
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Arthritis of the Midfoot
  • Arthritis of the Neck
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Arthritis of the Toe
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Crystalline Arthritis
  • Gout
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Infectious Arthritis
  • Juvenile Gout
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteoarthritis of Toe
  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
  • Post-Traumatic Arthritis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Seronegative Arthritis
  • Spondylarthritis
  • Wear & Tear Arthritis
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kozlowski treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Kozlowski treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Fibromyalgia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kozlowski treats Fibromyalgia more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Kozlowski treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Deposition Disease-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Epstein Barr Virus-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Major Depressive Disorder-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Primary Fibromyalgia
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Secondary Fibromyalgia
  • Sleep Disturbance-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Tension Myositis-Related Fibromyalgia

Dr. Kozlowski's conditions and procedures:

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Acute Gout
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Adult-Onset Still's Disease
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Arteritis
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Arthropathy Associated With Reiters Disease
  • Arthropathy Associated With Viral Disease
  • Arthropathy in Behcet's Syndrome
  • Arthropathy of Spinal Facet Joint
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Vasculitis
  • Behçet's Disease
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spondylitis
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Cryoglobulinemia
  • Crystal Arthropathy
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Diagnostic Evaluation
  • Diagnostic Imaging
  • Discoid Lupus
  • Drug-Induced Osteoporosis
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Enthesopathy
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Felty's Syndrome
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hip Bursitis
  • Idiopathic Osteoporosis
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Disorders
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Injection
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Pain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Lyme Disease
  • Medication Management
  • Monoarthropathy
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neck Pain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthropathy
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Pain Management Through Physical Therapy
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Polyarteritis
  • Polyarthropathy
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Polymyositis
  • Post-Infectious Reactive Arthropathy
  • Postmenopausal Osteoporosis
  • Primary Fibromyalgia
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Rheumatoid Vasculitis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Secondary Fibromyalgia
  • Senile Osteoporosis
  • Seronegative Arthritis
  • Seronegative Spondyloarthropathy
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Sleep Disturbance-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylarthropathy
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Steroid Injection
  • Steroid Treatment
  • Still's Disease
  • Subacromial Bursitis
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Tendon and Bursa Injection
  • Transient Arthropathy
  • Traumatic Arthropathy
  • Trigger Finger
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Trochanteric Bursitis
  • Tumidus Lupus Erythematosus
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

     My philosophy of practice centers around trying to make the patient feel comfortable to share their medical history and to describe their problem in as much detail as necessary. It is important for the patient and I to develo...

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

Rheumatology
Fellowship Hospital
Internal Medicine
Residency Hospital
1980
Northwestern University Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
1978
Northwestern University Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1975
Loyola University Of Chicago/Stritch School Of Medicine
Medical School
Loyola University Chicago
Undergraduate School
1980
1978
1975

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Dr. Kozlowski's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Kozlowski

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5 Stars
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1 Star
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In my opinion, Dr. Kozlowski is the best rheumatologist in the world. I have rheumatoid arthritis (RA), osteoarthritis, and fibromyalgia. His bedside manner is kind, considerate, and informative. He listens very well. He explains medical terminology to patients (and caregivers) very well. All of...Read More
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I was a patient of Dr. Kozlowski on May 17th, 2017. He was very welcoming and easy to talk to. He really showed that he cared.
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Dr Kozlowski was a fantastic rheumatologist. I saw him for 7 years for muscle pain\tenderness and sjogren's or inflammatory type issues. He always took plenty of time with me at every appointment, never rushed me and answered all questions..even looked answers up online right then and there if he...Read More
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Dr Kozlowski is a doctor who treats you as a whole person.....not just an aching shoulder or painful knee. He listens to what you have to say, takes your physical complaints as well as what might be bothering you emotionally and tries to sooth your fears. He explains, in detail, his plan for making...Read More
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In the beginning it seemed Dr. Kozlowski was genuinely concerned about his patients but with the overflow of new patients he has received it seems he has turned into a more get-you-in, get-you-out kind of doctor.
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