As described by the American Osteopathic Association: “Doctors of
Osteopathic Medicine are fully licensed physicians who practice in all areas of
medicine. Emphasizing a
to treatment and care, DOs are trained to listen and partner with
their patients to help them get healthy and stay well.
DOs receive special training in the musculoskeletal system, your
body's interconnected system of nerves, muscles and bones. By combining this
knowledge with the latest advances in medical technology, they offer patients
the most comprehensive care available in medicine today.
Osteopathic physicians focus on prevention, tuning into how a
patient's lifestyle and environment can impact their wellbeing. DOs strive to
help you be truly healthy in mind, body and spirit -- not just free of symptoms.”
Learn about THE DO DIFFERENCE at
How do I know if I need to see an
Many people struggle with the decision
to see a specialist. The time might be right for you when there is any type of
suffering from a musculoskeletal problem and this problem is affecting your
daily life or routine.
Some examples are:
knee pain, popping, or grinding when
walking or standing
hip pain/ grinding during activity
shoulder pain and stiffness when
reaching with arm
lower back pain limiting your daily
sudden or gradual loss of sensation in
arms, fingers, toes or feet.
What type of payments do we accept?
We accept cash and
What can I expect on my first visit?
will do a thorough evaluation and initiate a treatment plan specific to your
is my co-pay?
co-pay is different for each insurance company, please check with your
insurance provider to determine what you owe for your co-pay.
I have to pay my co-pay?
Yes, co-pays and
account balances are due at the time of your visit. If you need a special
payment schedule to meet your financial needs please contact the office and ask
to speak with Lupe.
Which types of health insurance do you accept?
We accept Aetna, Anthem,
BCBS Illinois, Benefit Administration Systems, Blue Cross Blue Shield, CCN,
First Health, Humana, Cigna/ Great West, Prairie States Enterprises, UMR,
Unicare, United Health Care. Please call
us if your insurance is not listed.