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Nick Riccardo, MD

Philosophy of Care

I believe trust is the most important quality between a patient and physician. In order to build a stable relationship which will hopefully encompass many years, a patient must know and truly believe that the physician will always have his patient's best interest at heart, no matter how simple or complex the problem. Because lifestyle and health modifications are ultimately made in cooperation between a doctor and patient, as an Internist, I hope to provide a solid foundation which will allow all my patients to make informed decisions about their own health care.


Patient Satisfaction Rating

4.8
Based on 448 reviews

  • General

    SPECIALTIES

    • Internal Medicine
    • Years in Practice: 23


    BOARD CERTIFICATIONS

    • Internal Medicine


    PATIENTS SEEN
    Accepts adults


    LANGUAGES

    • English


    MEDICAL INTERESTS
    General Internal Medicine and Preventive Medicine


    PERSONAL INTERESTS
    Hiking, camping and sailing


  • Education

    EDUCATION
    School University of Illinois at Chicago
    Graduation Date 06/1993
    Degree MD
    Honors Alpha Omega Alpha

    RESIDENCY
    School Rush University Medical Center
    Title Resident in Internal Medicine

  • Memberships

    • American College of Physicians (ACP)
    • American Medical Association (AMA)
    • Illinois State Medical Society
    • Chicago Medical Society
  • Patient Ratings & Comments

    Patient Satisfaction Rating
    4.8
    Based on 448 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

    4.6
    443 ratings

    Provider showed concern

    4.9
    440 ratings

    Provider explained things clearly

    4.9
    444 ratings

    Provider included you in decisions

    4.9
    441 ratings

    Likelihood of recommending this provider

    4.9
    441 ratings


    Comments (86)

    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
    Dec 11, 2019
    Long time patient of Dr Ricardo. Always satisfied with care received.  
    5.0
    Dec 11, 2019
    Dr. Riccardo is such a kind and caring doctor. He has been amazing with all my medical conditions.  
    5.0
    Dec 11, 2019
    Dr. Riccardo is THE BEST  
    5.0
    Dec 09, 2019
    I have been with Dr Nick Ricardo for many years and could not be happier with his medical care.  
    5.0
    Nov 22, 2019
    *Dr. Riccardo is great!  
    5.0
    Nov 19, 2019
    Since I started going to Dr Riccardo in 1997 I have recommended many family and friends to him as well as my wife. At one time my daughter and son before they got older and moved See more  
    5.0
    Nov 08, 2019
    Dr Riccardo is an excellent doctor who genuinely cares for his patients.  
    5.0
    Nov 06, 2019
    If I didn't feel comfortable with Dr. Riccardo I would have left a long time ago. He's great.  
    5.0
    Oct 30, 2019
    Dr Riccardo is my primary care provider. Based on my present and past experiences with him, I am highly satisfied. thank you.  
    5.0
    Oct 28, 2019
    Like my doctor very much!  
    5.0
    Oct 28, 2019
    All great.  
    5.0
    Oct 23, 2019
    Dr. Riccardo is a very kind, caring individual and a very good dr. It is a treat to visit with him.  
    5.0
    Oct 17, 2019
    Excellent group  
    5.0
    Oct 16, 2019
    I love Dr Ricardo, I think he is brilliant and came highly recommended by Dr. Goodman. the best part is this Dr. is not an egomaniac a big plus in my opinion since I have See more  
    5.0
    Oct 10, 2019
    I am new to DuPage Medical Group and so far I am very happy with Dr Nick Riccardo. Thankyou  
    4.0
    Oct 10, 2019
    Dr. Riccardo is an excellent doctor of which I put my total trust in him.  
    5.0
    Oct 10, 2019
    Good.  
    5.0
    Oct 10, 2019
    Dr. Nick Ricardo is most kind. He takes time to explain everything. He makes sure all of your questions are answered . You know he cares about you and you don't feel rushed.  
    5.0
    Oct 06, 2019
    Again it was very good.  
    5.0
    Oct 06, 2019
    It was a very good experience all the way.  
    5.0
    Oct 02, 2019
    I love having Dr. Riccardo as my physician. He listens to me and explains everything clearly. I would recommend him to everyone.  
    5.0
    Oct 02, 2019
    Dr. Riccardo is outstanding. We are very lucky to have found him. He's extremely knowledgeable, shows compassion and common sense with his expertise, and took a lot of time to address my needs and answer See more  
    5.0
    Sep 25, 2019
    Nick Riccardo has been my doctor for over 20 years  
    5.0
    Sep 23, 2019
    I have been with Dr Riccardo for a long time and have nothing but respect for his treatment and advice.  
    5.0
    Sep 19, 2019
    Have been seeing *Dr. Riccardo over 17+ years. He is amazing - wouldn't go anywhere else! Highly respected by hospital personnel in all areas, i.e., lab, scans, ER.  
    5.0
    Sep 19, 2019
    My physician is *Dr. Carrasco. He was out of office and I saw *Dr. Riccardo for first time. *Dr. Riccardo is an OUTSTANDING physician and I would trust having him as my provider.  
    5.0
    Sep 12, 2019
    dr.riccardo is simply the best internal med doctor I have ever had. I would -and have -recommended him to my friends and family.  
    5.0
    Sep 10, 2019
    Dr Riccardo has the best bedside manner ever. would never change him.  
    4.8
    Sep 10, 2019
    Dr. Riccardo is a prince, I feel very lucky to have him as my doctor  
    4.0
    Sep 01, 2019
    Dr Ricardo is wonderful and caring  
    5.0
    Aug 27, 2019
    Just great!!!!  
    5.0
    Aug 27, 2019
    Highly recommend.  
    2.8
    Aug 26, 2019
    did not spend enough time to answer questions. I felt like I was being rushed.  
    5.0
    Aug 26, 2019
    Been seeing *Dr. Riccardo for several years.  
    5.0
    Aug 25, 2019
    Dr. Riccardo is the best! Would not change my primary!!!!  
    5.0
    Aug 22, 2019
    many years of outstanding care  
    5.0
    Aug 17, 2019
    Dr. Riccardo is an excellent professional in all respects!  
    5.0
    Aug 15, 2019
    Dr RICCARDO is the best! Very thorough and takes the time to address any issues or concerns.  
    5.0
    Aug 13, 2019
    I already have referred  
    4.8
    Aug 06, 2019
    Dr. Riccardo is great! I'm glad I found him!  
    5.0
    Aug 05, 2019
    Dr. Riccardo sets the bar for performance as primary doc  
    5.0
    Aug 05, 2019
    Dr. Riccardo is the best doctor .5 star M.D.  
    5.0
    Aug 04, 2019
    Dr. Riccardo is the best!  
    5.0
    Jul 28, 2019
    I have been coming to Dr Riccardo for close to 20 years and have the utmost confidence in him. Nicole is his nurse who is very kind and professional. Love them both.  
    5.0
    Jul 27, 2019
    I am extremely satisfied and grateful that, Dr. Riccardo is my Doctor. Dr. Riccardo is totally professional and courteous. I truly value his opinions and advice, because he is honest and genuine. Please on my See more  
    4.8
    Jul 22, 2019
    My provider almost always takes me in early, he is very concise and to the point. Always gives my concerns & advise. Very good doctor.  
    5.0
    Jul 16, 2019
    Dr. Riccardo is great! I wouldn't think of going to anyone else and have referred people to him and will continue to do so!  
    5.0
    Jul 15, 2019
    Dr. Nick Riccardo is a rock star of a physician. He listens closely and explains things in simple terms. Everyone I referred to him also loves him.  
    4.8
    Jul 10, 2019
    The most caring physician I've ever had and has taken care of me my family for many years  
    4.8
    Jul 07, 2019
    Both my husband and I regard Dr. Riccardo in the highest regards. In our opinion he is the best. Couldn't ask for a better Dr.  
    4.8
    Jul 02, 2019
    Dr. Riccardo is the best doctor in all my 65 years!  
    4.5
    Jul 02, 2019
    I had never seen this doctor before and I was very impressed with his empathy and professionalism.  
    3.8
    Jun 29, 2019
    Dr talks to fast for us old people  
    5.0
    Jun 26, 2019
    Dr. Riccardo is outstanding. His skill, compassion, bedside manner, etc. exceed expectations.  
    5.0
    Jun 26, 2019
    Dr Ricardo has always provided good care . He listens and answers all questions . exams are through and appropriate to my complaints , I feel confident in Dr Ricardo's diagnosis and treatment .  
    4.5
    Jun 19, 2019
    Dr. Riccardo is a wonderful Dr I've been going to him for a long time he's very caring  
    5.0
    Jun 18, 2019
    Dr. Riccardo is always so patient, kind, and knowledgeable.  
    5.0
    Jun 18, 2019
    over 20 years with Dr. Riccardo  
    5.0
    Jun 18, 2019
    Dr. Riccardo is an excellent physician. He takes the necessary time with his patients so they clearly understand there medical needs.  
    5.0
    Jun 18, 2019
    *Dr. Nick Riccardo is the best! His care and concerns are second to none. All doctors should be like him.  
    5.0
    Jun 17, 2019
    *Dr. Riccardo is the best. He has always made you feel like someone who takes care of you & is going to do everything he can to make you feel better.  
    5.0
    Jun 14, 2019
    *Dr. Nick Riccardo is an excellent physician. Always on time, thorough with exams. Explains all medications and treatments, results of labs, x-rays, we have been *Dr. Riccardo's patients for decades and have recommended him to See more  
    5.0
    Jun 12, 2019
    Dr. Riccardo has been my doctor for years. I moved an hour away and I still choose to drive back and see him. He's wonderful!  
    5.0
    Jun 11, 2019
    I have recommended Dr. Ricardo to as many people as I can. I have had other doctors in my life and none can compare to his expertises and to his genuine concern for my wellbeing.  
    5.0
    Jun 11, 2019
    dr Ricardo is always amazing, he treats my entire family. i would never do anything medically without him or his opinion  
    5.0
    Jun 11, 2019
    Dr Riccardo is always courteous and provides excellent information and advice about my health care. He always lets me know to contact him directly if I need additional care or information. He's an excellent doctor, See more  
    5.0
    Jun 11, 2019
    Dr Riccardo is a wonderful doctor!  
    5.0
    Jun 06, 2019
    There are no words to describe how great Dr. Riccardo is.  
    5.0
    Jun 05, 2019
    good  
    5.0
    Jun 05, 2019
    Dr. Riccardo patiently answers my questions and explains things in a way that I can understand. He is very caring about his patients.  
    5.0
    May 30, 2019
    Dr Riccardo has been my Doctor for several years. Recently he moved his office to a new location. I trust him and always find him to be caring and complete.   
    5.0
    May 28, 2019
    Great  
    5.0
    May 26, 2019
    Dr Riccardo is the best. years ago I needed a Doctor near my home. I went through several before finding Dr Riccardo. Since I've referred many people and all love him.  
    5.0
    May 21, 2019
    Dr. Riccardo is the best. He is efficient, friendly and listens. He makes me feel comfortable.  
    4.8
    May 20, 2019
    Dr Riccardo made me feel confident that he was listening and that he would help me get on track to the best health I can achieve. he was informative and truthful without being judgmental.  
    4.5
    May 20, 2019
    Dr. Ricardo was thorough and careful, although seemed angry.  
    5.0
    May 17, 2019
    Always a professional and stress relieving visit.  
    5.0
    May 15, 2019
    straight shooting and to the point doctor. caring and thorough.  
    5.0
    May 15, 2019
    I have not had a bad experience with my doctor  
    5.0
    May 15, 2019
    good  
    4.3
    May 14, 2019
    Dr Riccardo was friendly and professional and I felt I was in good hands even though this was my first visit.  
    5.0
    May 10, 2019
    Dr. Riccardo shows great concern and respect for his patients. As a doctor myself I would refer my family and friends and patients to him and the clinic.  
    5.0
    Apr 23, 2019
    Dr. Riccardo is a great provider. I have options, I choose not to use them.  
    5.0
    Apr 17, 2019
    I have been seeing Dr. Riccardo for 20 years and he has always had excellent bedside manner and genuinely concerned for my health.  
    5.0
    Apr 17, 2019
    All is very well. Love Dr. Riccardo and staff.  
    5.0
    Apr 09, 2019
    Dr. Riccardo is excellent at taking care of my health, he genuinely cares about me and my health, he's friendly, remembers what I do for a living and my hobbies, I have more confidence in See more  
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