Dr. Ricky Colmer, PHD

Acupuncture •  Male • Age 64
Dr. Colmer
Accepting new patients

Contemporary Acupuncture

33 N Waukegan Rd Ste 4 Lake Bluff, IL 60044

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(847) 691-4935

Dr. Ricky Colmer, PHD is an acupuncturist in Lake Bluff, IL and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from Guangzhou International University in 2002 and specializes in acupuncture, chinese herbal medicine, and more.

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Dr. Colmer accepts the following insurance:

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No malpractice claims found for Illinois
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Dr. Colmer's conditions and procedures:

  • Acupuncture
  • Allergies
  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis
  • Cupping Therapy
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Detoxification
  • Diet Counseling
  • Digestive Disorders
  • Elbow Pain
  • Exercise Counseling
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Hand Pain
  • Headache
  • Infertility
  • Infertility Treatment
  • Insomnia
  • Low Back Procedure
  • Menopause
  • Migraine
  • Neck Pain
  • Neck Pain Procedure
  • Nutritional Counseling
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Stress
  • Stress Management
  • Wrist Pain

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He is very easy to work with and he definetly knows what's he's doing. His office has a great relaxing atmosphere.
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Linda G in Lake Villa, IL – Oct 01, 2016
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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!
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Osman in Grayslake – Feb 26, 2016
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Dr. Colmer has helped me with a multitude of issues dealing with pain and emotions.
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Stephanie S. in Kenosha, WI – Jan 21, 2016
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About Me


"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."


  • Acupuncture
  • Chinese Herbal Medicine
  • Nutritional Therapy


Midwest College Of Oriental Medicine
Internship Hospital
Guangzhou International University
Medical School
Midwest College Of Oriental Medicine
Concordia University Wisconsin
Undergraduate School


  • Top Honors - Guangzhou International University, China,
  • Magna Cum Laude Graduate-Concordia University, WI,
  • Cum Laude graduate - Midwest College of Oriental Medicine,

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Contemporary Acupuncture

Contemporary Acupuncture33 N Waukegan Rd Ste 4 Lake Bluff, IL 60044
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  • Hours
    • Mon: 1:00pm - 6:00pm
    • Tue: 1:00pm - 6:00pm
    • Wed: 12:00pm - 6:00pm
    • Thu: 1:00pm - 6:00pm
    • Fri: 1:00pm - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Cancer Treatment Centers of America at Midwestern Regional Medical Center

Zion, IL

94% Patient experience rating, 25% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)