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Dr. Richard A Prinz MD and FACS is a male Surgeon and practices in Surgery and Endocrinology and Metabolism.
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Dr. Richard Prinz has 5 office locations.
Northshore Medical Group
757 Park Ave W
Ste 2850
Highland Park, IL 60035

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Locations and availability (5)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
Patient comments (5)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Richard Prinz, General Surgeon is Excellent. Dr. Prinz has been reviewed by 9 patients who have provided 5 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.6
  • Currently 3.6 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.6
  • Currently 3.625 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.4
  • Currently 3.375 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.4
  • Currently 3.375 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.3
  • Currently 3.25 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Richard Prinz, MD, FACS is board certified in Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 43 areas:
  • Adenoma (Warthin's tumor)
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Adrenal Surgery (Adrenalectomy)
  • Bacterial Infections
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma
  • Choristoma
  • Cushing Syndrome
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes Mellitus
  • Diabetes
  • Endocrine Surgical Procedures (Endocrine Surgery)
  • Extrahepatic Cholestasis
  • Gallstones (Cholelithiasis)
  • Glandular Cancer (Adenocarcinoma)
  • Hyperaldosteronism
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Intestinal Obstruction (Duodenal Obstruction)
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Education & Awards

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Adenoma (Warthin's tumor)
Adrenal Gland Cancer (Adrenal Gland Neoplasm)
Cushing Syndrome
Extrahepatic Cholestasis
Pancreatic Cancer (Pancreatic Neoplasm)
Pancreatic Cyst
Pancreatic Tumor (Glucagonoma)
Pancreatic Tumor (Islet Cell Adenoma)
Parathyroid Gland Cancer (Parathyroid Neoplasm)
Thyroid Cancer (Papillary Carcinoma)
Thyroid Gland Cancer (Thyroid Neoplasm)


Dr. Prinz has 9 hospital affiliations:

  • Evanston Hospital 
  • Loyola University Medical Center 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Prinz accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • Unicare - 2 plans
  • Humana - 2 plans
  • Cigna - 2 plans
  • United Healthcare - 17 plans


  • German
  • Italian
  • Polish
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Where does Dr. Richard A. Prinz practice?
Dr. Richard Prinz practices Surgery and Endocrinology and Metabolism near Highland Park, IL.
Additional practice locations include: Evanston, IL and Elmhurst, IL.
See Highland Park Surgeons and Highland Park Endocrinologists.