Dr. Ricky Colmer, PHD

Dr. Ricky Colmer, PHD

Acupuncture  |  
Male  |  
Age 61
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Ricky Colmer, PHD is an acupuncture provider who practices in Lake Bluff, IL. He is 61 years old and has been practicing for 15 years. Read his story

33 N Waukegan Rd Ste 4

Lake Bluff, IL 60044

Contact Information

(847) 691-4935

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Colmer's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Colmer "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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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Colmer "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.""



  • Acupuncture
  • Chinese Herbal Medicine
  • Nutritional Therapy

Board Certifications

Dr. Colmer does not have any board certifications listed.


Conditions Treated

  • Allergies
  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis
  • Depressive Disorders
  • 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


  • 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

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.


  • Concordia University Wisconsin
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Guangzhou International University
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • Midwest College Of Oriental Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Midwest College Of Oriental Medicine
    Other Education | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Colmer has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Colmer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Colmer's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Colmer to family and friends
based on 8 total reviews (3 with comments)
Dr. Colmer's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers Questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • 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 accepts 3 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • UnitedHealthCare
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