Dr. Ricky Colmer, PHD

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Acupuncture | Male

Contemporary Acupuncture 33 N Waukegan Rd Ste 4 Lake Bluff, IL 60044 Get Directions
Dr. Ricky Colmer, PHD
At Contemporary Acupuncture, Dr. Colmer provides preventive and personalized alternative healthcare to every patient served. He offers multidisciplinary, compassionate care with a variety of modalities to ensure the best possible treatment options for the patient. Since conception, Contemporary Acupuncture has served the medical community treating hundreds of patients both referred by medical professionals and prior patients. Data reflecting Dr. Colmer's 100% satisfaction rating is noted by a variety of health grade providers. As a healthcare practitioner for more than 17 years, Dr. Colmer continues his research in Allopathic medicine to promote the integration of Traditional Chinese medicine, acupuncture, homeopathy, and nutritional supplements. As an acupuncturist, he treats a variety of conditions specializing in pain management including adjunctive cancer therapy, addictions, energy balancing, fatigue, fibromyalgia, gynecological disorders, headaches, infertility, insomnia, smoking cessation, and a host of other conditions. Contemporary Acupuncture's philosophy of health care is supported by participating with patients to assist in responsible decisions for improvement of overall health. A patient's overall health has a profound effect on his or her quality of life: physically, socially, and psychologically.

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Dr. Colmer's Care Philosophy

LIFE DOESN'T HAVE TO BE A STRUGGLE" "As a practitioner of Traditional Chinese Medicine, I believe that the integration of medicine and patient education is the most effective approach to solving healthcare issues; it offers the opportunity to focus on symptomology, healing, and the conscious and subconscious mind."

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Contemporary Acupuncture33 N Waukegan Rd Ste 4
Lake Bluff, IL 60044
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(847) 691-4935Get Directions

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Dr. Colmer's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Colmer to family and friends
5.0
based on 8 total reviews (3 with comments)
Dr. Colmer's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
Patient Comments (3)
in Lake Villa, IL |
He is very easy to work with and he definetly knows what's he's doing. His office has a great relaxing atmosphere.
in Grayslake |
What a professional Mr.Colmer is! I have seen Rick for the past year and a half and from day one he has helped me all the way with several issues I've had. He loves working with his patients and he will go out of his way to make sure customers are fully satisfied. He has completely exceeded my expectations! Highly recommended!
in Kenosha, WI |
Dr. Colmer has helped me with a multitude of issues dealing with pain and emotions.
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Dr. Colmer says...

At Contemporary Acupuncture, Dr. Colmer provides preventive and personalized alternative healthcare to every patient served. He offers multidisciplinary, compassionate care with a variety of modalities to ensure the best possible treatment options for the patient.

Since conception, Contemporary Acupuncture has served the medical community treating hundreds of patients both referred by medical professionals and prior patients. Data reflecting Dr. Colmer's 100% satisfaction rating is noted by a variety of health grade providers. As a healthcare practitioner for more than 17 years, Dr. Colmer continues his research in Allopathic medicine to promote the integration of Traditional Chinese medicine, acupuncture, homeopathy, and nutritional supplements. As an acupuncturist, he treats a variety of conditions specializing in pain management including adjunctive cancer therapy, addictions, energy balancing, fatigue, fibromyalgia, gynecological disorders, headaches, infertility, insomnia, smoking cessation, and a host of other conditions. Contemporary Acupuncture's philosophy of health care is supported by participating with patients to assist in responsible decisions for improvement of overall health.

A patient's overall health has a profound effect on his or her quality of life: physically, socially, and psychologically.

Dr. Colmer's Care Philosophy

LIFE DOESN'T HAVE TO BE A STRUGGLE"

"As a practitioner of Traditional Chinese Medicine, I believe that the integration of medicine and patient education is the most effective approach to solving healthcare issues; it offers the opportunity to focus on symptomology, healing, and the conscious and subconscious mind."

Dr. Colmer says...

Dr. Colmer receives award for "Top 10 Holistic Doctors" in Illinois 2016. 

Dr. Colmer says...

Dr. Colmer is one of a handful of acupuncture therapists that specializes in AcuGraph computerized diagnostics to help patients understand their overall health.  With 17 years experience in acupuncture and combined modern techniques, Dr. Colmer reaches a treatment plan within the first or second session.

Dr. Colmer's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Specializes in Acupuncture
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • 0
    Malpractice Claims

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    Sanctions

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    Board Actions

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Conditions Treated

  • Allergies
  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis
  • Depression
  • Digestive Disorders
  • Elbow Pain
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Hand Pain
  • Headache
  • Infertility
  • Insomnia
  • Menopause
  • Migraine
  • Neck Pain
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Sports Injuries
  • Stress
  • Wrist Pain

Education

  • Medical School
    Guangzhou International University

    Graduated in 2002

  • Internship Hospital
    Midwest College Of Oriental Medicine
  • Undergraduate School
    Concordia University Wisconsin
  • Other Education
    Midwest College Of Oriental Medicine

    Completed in 2002

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Specialties

  • Acupuncture
  • Chinese Herbal Medicine
  • Nutritional Therapy

Procedures Performed

  • Acupuncture
  • Chronic Pain Management
  • Cupping Therapy
  • Detoxification
  • Diet Counseling
  • Exercise Counseling
  • Infertility Treatment
  • Low Back Procedure
  • Neck Pain Procedure
  • Nutritional Counseling
  • Pain Management
  • Stress Management