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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.

Patient Satisfaction Rating

Based on 174 reviews

  • General


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


    • Board Certified

    Accepts both children and adults


    • English

    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

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

  • Education

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

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

    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


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

  • Patient Ratings & Comments

    Patient Satisfaction Rating
    Based on 174 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.

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    Ease of scheduling appointments

    173 ratings

    Provider showed concern

    174 ratings

    Friendliness/courtesy of Care Provider

    173 ratings

    Care Provider spoke using clear language

    174 ratings

    Provider explained things clearly

    171 ratings

    Time Care Provider spent with patient

    174 ratings

    Provider included you in decisions

    173 ratings

    Patients' confidence in Care Provider

    173 ratings

    Likelihood of recommending this provider

    174 ratings

    Wait time at clinic

    172 ratings

    Comments (31)

    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.

    Aug 27, 2019
    Dr. Patsavas was very friendly and thorough. Would definitely recommend her to other patients.  
    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.  
    Aug 20, 2019
    I was incredibly nervous, and she made me feel so much better.  
    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  
    Aug 13, 2019
    Dr. Patsavas was wonderful; very thorough and compassionate.  
    Aug 08, 2019
    She's wonderful! I've already recommended her to a friend!  
    Jul 21, 2019
    I recommend Dr Patsavas to all my female friends  
    Jul 16, 2019
    Dr. Patsavas has great bedside manners. I appreciate her taking the time to explain everything.  
    Jul 03, 2019
    Dr Patsavas is a wonderful listener, she is an exceptional clinician and I trust her decision making.  
    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.  
    Jun 10, 2019
    my first time meeting doctor and she was such a delight! a very comfortable doctor to be around!  
    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  
    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  
    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  
    May 02, 2019
    Dr Patsavas is great at listening and very easy to talk to!  
    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.  
    Mar 27, 2019
    Dr. petsavis is an exceptional doctor. She is knowledgeable, kind and so friendly.  
    Mar 26, 2019
    She went above and beyond and I am truly greatly.  
    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.  
    Feb 19, 2019
    I left my appointment in a more positive outlook. She addressed my concerns and put me at ease.  
    Feb 18, 2019
    dr patsavas is the best and would recommend her to anyone with confidence.  
    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  
    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.  
    Jan 08, 2019
    I've recommended friends to Kristia before. shes really great compared to other gynos I've seen  
    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.  
    Dec 27, 2018
    *Dr. Patsavas is professional, thoughtful, thorough, and kind - she is the best!  
    Dec 23, 2018
    excellent doctor, very happy I found her!  
    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!  
    Dec 12, 2018
    wonderful physician  
    Nov 27, 2018
    I think *Dr. Patsavas is a great doctor and shows a great concern for her patients.  
    Sep 18, 2018
    This visit was so helpful and put my mind at ease when I had concerns with infertility. Dr. Patsavas took the time to explain everything to me in an understandable (but not condescending) way, and See more  
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