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Kristia L. Patsavas, MD

Philosophy of Care

I think of my patients as my extended family. Every woman deserves compassion, respect and thorough two-way communication provided in a warm and friendly environment. We work together every step in our journey towards good health and happiness. To care for you during your pregnancy, our group of six women physicians practicing OBGYN in Lombard and Downers Grove is committed to your healthy pregnancy, delivery, and postpartum recovery. The health and safety of you and your baby are our top priority. We have added evening and Saturday office hours to make appointments more convenient for busy moms. We love helping your family grow!


Patient Satisfaction Rating

4.8
Based on 170 reviews

  • General

    SPECIALTIES

    • Obstetrics and Gynecology
    • Robotic Surgery Program
    • Years in Practice: 10


    BOARD CERTIFICATIONS

    • Board Certified


    PATIENTS SEEN
    Accepts both children and adults


    LANGUAGES

    • English


    MEDICAL INTERESTS
    Normal and high risk pregnancy, general gynecology including abnormal bleeding, polycystic ovaries (PCOS), abnormal pap smears, contraception, fibroids, painful periods, endometriosis, adolescent exams, menopause, prolapse; infertility evaluation and management; minimally invasive surgery including laparoscopic and robotic surgery


    PERSONAL INTERESTS
    Health and fitness, dance classes, musical theater, oil painting and pottery


  • Education

    EDUCATION
    School Rush Medical College
    Graduation Date 06/2005
    Degree M.D.

    School University of Illinois
    Graduation Date 06/2001
    Degree B.S.

    RESIDENCY
    School Rush University Medical Center
    Title Obstetrics & Gynecology Residency

  • Memberships

    • American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology
    • ACOG Political Action Committee
    • American Medical Women's Association
    • American Medical Association
  • Awards and Accolades

    Name Lutheran General Hospital Spirit Award

    Name 1st Place Resident Research Award

  • Research & Clinical Trials

    RESEARCH

    • Optimal Surgical Debulking in Uterine Papillary Serous Carcinoma Affects Survival
    • The Myth of the Short Esophagus


  • Patient Ratings & Comments

    Patient Satisfaction Rating
    4.8
    Based on 170 reviews

    Rating Categories

    The Patient Satisfaction Rating score is an average of all responses to care provider related questions on our independent rating system, the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey.


    Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey.

    Press Ganey Certified Data Integrity

    Ease of scheduling appointments

    4.4
    169 ratings

    Provider showed concern

    4.9
    170 ratings

    Provider explained things clearly

    4.9
    167 ratings

    Provider included you in decisions

    4.9
    169 ratings

    Likelihood of recommending this provider

    4.9
    170 ratings


    Comments (37)

    Comments are collected in our Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Surveys. Patients are de-identified to protect confidentiality and patient privacy. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey.


    5.0
    Oct 11, 2019
    *Dr. Patsavas gave us thorough information on risks/benefits to having a scheduled C-section. She is so helpful and we are grateful for her time & expertise.  
    4.8
    Sep 26, 2019
    Exceptional doctor, very caring and helpful.  
    5.0
    Sep 25, 2019
    I'm so grateful to have Dr. Patsavas as my OBGYN. She wants to understand my health, and I never feel rushed. She seems to truly care for my well-being. She's personable, and has excellent follow-up.  
    4.8
    Sep 19, 2019
    Dr Patsavas was great! very calm, professional and reassuring.  
    5.0
    Sep 18, 2019
    I was very fearful about a procedure I have next week and Dr Patsavas went above and beyond to answer all my questions. Not only did she help me fell better but she made me See more  
    5.0
    Sep 11, 2019
    Dr. Patsavas always makes a personal connection with me, guiding me through an easy exam and stress-free appt. She remembers exactly who I am using previously learned knowledge, showing her care and concern. I feel 100% See more  
    5.0
    Sep 05, 2019
    The doctor had a great bedside manner very personable and knowledgeable. I typically feel rushed at doctors appointments I did not get that feeling from this doctor I felt like if I had any questions See more  
    5.0
    Aug 27, 2019
    Dr. Patsavas was very friendly and thorough. Would definitely recommend her to other patients.  
    5.0
    Aug 26, 2019
    I felt as though I was really listened to. *Dr. Patsavas was curious about my condition and really cared about me and my health.  
    4.8
    Aug 20, 2019
    I was incredibly nervous, and she made me feel so much better.  
    5.0
    Aug 14, 2019
    although all my experiences have been positive, this was the best experience I have had at DMG so far. Dr. PATSAVAS really made my partner and I feel supported as patients for our new baby. See more  
    4.8
    Aug 13, 2019
    Dr. Patsavas was wonderful; very thorough and compassionate.  
    4.3
    Aug 08, 2019
    She's wonderful! I've already recommended her to a friend!  
    5.0
    Jul 21, 2019
    I recommend Dr Patsavas to all my female friends  
    5.0
    Jul 16, 2019
    Dr. Patsavas has great bedside manners. I appreciate her taking the time to explain everything.  
    5.0
    Jul 03, 2019
    Dr Patsavas is a wonderful listener, she is an exceptional clinician and I trust her decision making.  
    4.8
    Jun 10, 2019
    We had a very hard appointment, and Dr. Patsavas could not have been more caring and compassionate to us. I will never forget it.  
    5.0
    Jun 10, 2019
    my first time meeting doctor and she was such a delight! a very comfortable doctor to be around!  
    5.0
    May 21, 2019
    Dr. Patsavas is the first doctor we saw where we didn't feel like she was in a rush to get to the next appointment. Even though we only saw her for a few minutes, she See more  
    5.0
    May 16, 2019
    I ended up w/*Patsavas last year when I couldn't get a timely appointment with ANY OTHER DOCTOR in the practice. My good lucky - she is the best by far & now consider her my See more  
    4.8
    May 15, 2019
    I was praying that this would be a good visit. I was so worried about my condition. from the moment Dr Pastavas walked in the room, I liked her. I am confident that I am See more  
    5.0
    May 02, 2019
    Dr Patsavas is great at listening and very easy to talk to!  
    5.0
    Apr 05, 2019
    *Dr. Patsavas is the best OBGYN I've ever had. I sought her out for my birth and trust her with my life.  
    5.0
    Mar 27, 2019
    Dr. petsavis is an exceptional doctor. She is knowledgeable, kind and so friendly.  
    4.8
    Mar 26, 2019
    She went above and beyond and I am truly greatly.  
    5.0
    Feb 27, 2019
    *Dr. Patsavas really took the time to talk to me and address all of my concerns. She definitely helped alleviate my anxiety.  
    4.8
    Feb 19, 2019
    I left my appointment in a more positive outlook. She addressed my concerns and put me at ease.  
    5.0
    Feb 18, 2019
    dr patsavas is the best and would recommend her to anyone with confidence.  
    4.8
    Jan 23, 2019
    Dr Patsavas exceeded my expectations as a Gynecologist. Dr. Gallo has been my Gynecologist for quite some time but from now on I would like to have Dr. Patsavas . She was very professional, accurate, clear, See more  
    5.0
    Jan 18, 2019
    I really liked my doctor. she was very nice and i felt comfortable. i was very happy to have found a doctor i liked.  
    5.0
    Jan 08, 2019
    I've recommended friends to Kristia before. shes really great compared to other gynos I've seen  
    5.0
    Jan 02, 2019
    I did speak with this Dr. about some concerns with another Dr. I felt she listened and provided logical and helpful information.  
    5.0
    Dec 27, 2018
    *Dr. Patsavas is professional, thoughtful, thorough, and kind - she is the best!  
    5.0
    Dec 23, 2018
    excellent doctor, very happy I found her!  
    5.0
    Dec 20, 2018
    Dr. Patsavas is the absolute BEST doctor!!! I have referred many friends and family to her, and they all love her as well!  
    4.4
    Dec 12, 2018
    wonderful physician  
    4.8
    Nov 27, 2018
    I think *Dr. Patsavas is a great doctor and shows a great concern for her patients.  
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