License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (9)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Sylvia Lam is Average. Dr. Lam has been reviewed by 19 patients who have provided 9 comments. The rating is 2.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 2.4
Promptness 2.0
Courteous Staff 2.0
Accurate Diagnosis 1.9
Bedside Manner 1.9
Spends Time with Me 2.0
Follows Up After Visit 1.4

Specialties & Research

  • She has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • Allergy
  • Flu (Human Influenza)
  • Immunization
  • Infection
  • Obesity

Education & Awards

Dr. Lam graduated from Kaohsiung Medical University.


Dr. Lam has 6 hospital affiliations:

  • Adventist Hinsdale Hospital 
  • St Alexius Medical Center 


  • Chinese
  • Portuguese
  • Mandarin
  • Spanish
  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Sylvia Y Lam MD is a female General Practitioner, has 38 years of experience and practices in General Practice.
Where does Dr. Sylvia Y. Lam practice?
Dr. Sylvia Lam has 1 office location.
Dr. Sylvia Lam practices General Practice near Hoffman Estates, IL.
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