Dr. Zenaida Vivar, MD

Dr. Zenaida Vivar, MD

Adult & Adolescent Psychiatry  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 74
Dr. Zenaida Vivar, MD is an adult & adolescent psychiatry specialist in Palos Heights, IL and has been practicing for 40 years. She graduated from University Of Santo Tomas in 1967 and specializes in adult & adolescent psychiatry, geriatric psychiatry, and more.

7808 W College Dr Ste 2W

Palos Heights, IL 60463

Contact Information

(708) 361-5110

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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Major Depressive Disorder
more than 74% of peers
Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
more than 64% of peers
Psychiatric Diseases
more than 59% of peers

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3  Specialties

  • Adult & Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Family Medicine
  • Geriatric Psychiatry

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Vivar does not have any board certifications listed.

31  Conditions Treated

4  Procedures

  • Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT)
  • Group Psychotherapy
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)

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

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  • University Of Santo Tomas, Manila
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1962
  • University Of Santo Tomas
    Medical School | Graduated 1967
  • Little Company Of Mary Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1974
  • Illinois State Psych Inst
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Vivar has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Vivar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Tagalog

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Vivar's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Vivar to family and friends
13 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

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  • 1

Dr. Vivar'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 (5)

First appointment was great. I didn't want to leave. She's very comforting.
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Dr. Vivar did not make me feel comfortable. Our appointments felt rushed and I didn't feel like she made an effort to understand how I was feeling and being affected by my medication.
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I love Dr Vivar. She had helped my dad with his depression and anxious so much since he has started seeing him. She always fills his scripts, is very easy to get an appointment with and I've never never had any issue with the people at the front desk. As for the person below me review, I've never...more
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i've been out of my medication for days now and trying to refill it. I wouldn't have had this problem if she filled them like she said she would a week ago. Also the women who work at the front desk and answer phones are INCREDIBLY RUDE. They always have an attitude and treat me terribly whether...more
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Dr Vivar has my best interests in my treatment of depression and ADD.
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