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    6 Awards

  • NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home
  • NCQA Diabetes Recognition Program NCQA Diabetes Recognition Program
  • Patients' Choice Award Patients' Choice Award
  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition Compassionate Doctor Recognition
  • Bridges to Excellence: Diabetes Care Recognition Program Bridges to Excellence: Diabetes Care Recognition Program
  • Bridges to Excellence: Physician Office Systems Recognition Program Bridges to Excellence: Physician Office Systems Recognition Program
  • Accepted Insurance

  • Aetna
  • SIHO Insurance Services
  • Anthem
  • PriorityHealth
  • Multiplan

Doctors in AMG-Hometown

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  • Nearby Doctors

    There are no Doctors within 50 miles of Hometown, IL that specialze in Family Medicine and Sports Medicine

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Ratings & Comments

32 ratings with 13 comments

The Overall Average Patient Rating of AMG-Hometown when asked is excellent. AMG-Hometown has been reviewed by 32 patients. The rating is 3.9 out of 5 stars.

The average wait time to see a doctor at AMG-Hometown as provided by patient reviews is 12 minutes. By comparison, the national average for a pre-vist wait time is 21 minutes.

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AMG-Hometown

4140 Southwest Hwy
Hometown, IL 60456
(708) 422-5700

Specialties

2 specialties

  • Sports Medicine

    A sports medicine specialist is a physician who is trained to diagnose and treat injuries and conditions caused by participation in athletic activities.
    These doctors are generally employed by professional sports teams to care for the athletes who are injured. They have extensive knowledge of the types of injuries that athletes are most susceptible to, such as stress fractures, sprains, concussions, muscle cramps, ACL injuries, and shin splints.
    It is the responsibility of sports medicine specialist to clear athletes to return to the playing field when they are deemed fit. These doctors also advise athletes on how to avoid injury through proper care of their bodies while training.

  • Family Medicine

    A family practitioner is a doctor who specializes in caring for people of all ages, at all stages of life. Rather than focusing on the treatment of one disease or patient population, family practitioners are often the doctors that people see for their everyday ailments, like cold and flu or respiratory infections, and health screenings. When necessary, family practitioners will provide referrals for conditions that require the expertise of another specialist.
    The doctors may also provide physicals, inoculations, prenatal care, treat chronic diseases, like diabetes and asthma, and provide advice on disease prevention.

Doctors in AMG-Hometown

  • Dr. John T Nickless Jr MD

    Sports Medicine

    Chicago, IL

    5.0
    (3)
  • Dr. Roxanne E Smith MD

    Family Medicine

    Hometown, IL

    5.0
    (2)
  • Dr. Cynthia Y Ohata MD

    Family Medicine

    Hometown, IL

    4.8
    (8)
  • Dr. Jolyne N Kaar MD

    Family Medicine

    Hometown, IL

    4.6
    (7)
  • Dr. Niby Mathew MD

    Family Medicine

    Hometown, IL

    4.5
    (8)
  • Education

    Affiliated doctors have gone to the following schools

  • Chicago College Of Osteopathic Medicine
  • University Of Illinois College Of Medicine
  • Duke University School Of Medicine
  • University Of Kansas School Of Medicine
  • University Of Washington School Of Medicine
  • University Of California Davis School Of Medicine
  • Chicago Medical School At Rosalind Franklin University Of Medicine & Science
  • Rush Medical College Of Rush University Medical Center
  • Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine
  • Nearby Group Practices

    We don't have any physicians that practice at AMG-Hometown. Here are some Group Practices that specialize in Family Medicine and Sports Medicine near AMG-Hometown Hometown, IL.

Information About Group Practices

What is a Group Practice?

According to The Medical Group Management Association, a group practice is any relationship between three or more physicians who share facilities, expenses, profits and other resources like support staff and equipment. Group practices tend to fall into two categories: those that organize around a particular medical specialty and those that encompass several specialties like East Boston Neighborhood Health that specializes in internal medicine

Why Group Practice?

As medicine became more complex in the twentieth century, the need for group practices made more sense. Physicians found it impossible to know everything about the emerging drugs and technologies on the medical landscape. In addition, the cost of providing a full range of diagnostic services, such as tests and X-rays, in one location became prohibitive to the individual practitioner. Hence, doctors from various disciplines began to team together in order to provide more comprehensive care to their community of patients.

Benefits of Group Practice

As medicine became more complex in the twentieth century, the need for group practices made more sense. Physicians found it impossible to know everything about the emerging drugs and technologies on the medical landscape. In addition, the cost of providing a full range of diagnostic services, such as tests and X-rays, in one location became prohibitive to the individual practitioner. Hence, doctors from various disciplines began to team together in order to provide more comprehensive care to their community of patients.

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