Dr. Petronilo Costa, MD

Dr. Petronilo Costa, MD

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 79
Dr. Petronilo Costa, MD is a child & adolescent psychiatry specialist in Deerfield, IL. He specializes in child & adolescent psychiatry, psychological pharmacology, and more.

440 Lake Cook Rd Ste 2

Deerfield, IL 60015

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield

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3  Specialties

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Psychological Pharmacology
  • Psychotherapy

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Costa does not have any board certifications listed.

11  Conditions Treated

3  Procedures

  • Pharmacogenetic Counseling
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychotherapy Services

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.


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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Costa's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Costa to family and friends
5 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

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Dr. Costa's Performance

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  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

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  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

He has changed my daughters quality of life so much for the better. There is nobody like him. His is so nice. And his knowledge of the brain is so valuable. God Bless Him
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We had two appointments with Dr. Costa in 2016 for my 8 year old son. His diagnosis was generally on track, however we have been trying to schedule a follow up and have been unable to reach anyone in his office or get a return phone call. I have left 5-6 messages over the past several months. We...more
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Dr. Costa is literally a genius. He is on the bleeding edge of psychiatry, having discerned diagnoses that other physicians didn't acknowledge until years later. For example, Dr. Costa recognized childhood bipolar disorder at a time when others considered such a diagnosis impossible. Dr. Costa...more
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