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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (13)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Joshua Straus is Average. Dr. Straus has been reviewed by 20 patients who have provided 13 comments. The rating is 2.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.3
Promptness 2.2
Courteous Staff 2.3
Accurate Diagnosis 2.3
Bedside Manner 2.0
Spends Time with Me 2.2
Follows Up After Visit 1.8

Specialties & Research

Dr. Joshua Straus, MD is board certified in Psychiatry and Psychosomatic Medicine.

  • He has special expertise in 9 areas:
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) / Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Bipolar Disorder / Manic Depressive Disorder
  • Depression
  • Depressive Disorder
  • Insomnia
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rheumatology
  • Schizophrenia
  • Sleep Disorders

Education & Awards

Dr. Straus graduated from University of Chicago.


Dr. Straus has 7 hospital affiliations:

  • Northwestern Memorial Hospital 
  • Evanston Hospital 


  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Joshua L Straus MD is a male Psychiatrist, has 21 years of experience and practices in Psychiatry and Psychosomatic Medicine.
Where does Dr. Joshua L. Straus practice?
Dr. Joshua Straus has 1 office location.
Dr. Joshua Straus practices Psychiatry and Psychosomatic Medicine near Evanston, IL.
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