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Panorea Mathews-Kukla, MD

Philosophy of Care

Providing the highest level of individualized care to my patients by establishing a partnership with both child and parent based on respect and trust.


Patient Satisfaction Rating

4.7
Based on 226 reviews

  • General

    SPECIALTIES

    • Pediatrics
    • Years in Practice: 18


    BOARD CERTIFICATIONS

    • Pediatrics


    PATIENTS SEEN
    Accepts children


    LANGUAGES

    • English
    • Greek


    MEDICAL INTERESTS
    Acute and preventative care for newborns, children, and adolescents. allergy, asthma, infectious disease, ADD/ADHD, child development and behavior, skin disorders.


    PERSONAL INTERESTS
    Physical fitness and nutrition, music


  • Education

    EDUCATION
    School Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
    Graduation Date 01/1999
    Degree M.D.
    Honors Honors Program

    RESIDENCY
    School Rush Children's Hospital
    Title Resident in Pediatrics

  • Memberships

    • American Academy of Pediatrics
    • American Medical Association
  • Patient Ratings & Comments

    Patient Satisfaction Rating
    4.7
    Based on 226 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
    226 ratings

    Provider showed concern

    4.7
    225 ratings

    Provider explained things clearly

    4.7
    222 ratings

    Provider included you in decisions

    4.7
    225 ratings

    Likelihood of recommending this provider

    4.7
    225 ratings


    Comments (36)

    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 19, 2019
    *Dr. Mathews is extremely professional & the best doctor in your office . She listens & always has a plan of action. We are at DMG b/c of her.  
    4.8
    Dec 19, 2019
    Dr. Matthews took all our concerns seriously and provided appropriate solution by immediately getting in touch with Peds ENT physician and got us to see the doctor right away  
    5.0
    Dec 12, 2019
    *Dr. Kukla is the best. She seems to really care, she explained everything, answered all the questions - we'll definitely use her again. Very much appreciated how she treated my daughter.  
    4.5
    Nov 20, 2019
    best pediatrician in Chicagoland!  
    5.0
    Nov 16, 2019
    This was our first time seeing Dr. Matthews and she was great! We are so impressed with all of the doctors!  
    5.0
    Nov 15, 2019
    dr Matthews is always attentive, available for questions and doesn't rush I like the fact that we don't feel like a stop watch has gone off when she walks in the door.  
    5.0
    Oct 28, 2019
    Wonderful experience!  
    5.0
    Oct 02, 2019
    dr "penny" is our favorite! she's listens to all concerns  
    5.0
    Sep 30, 2019
    Dr. Mathews is excellent. She provides great care while making myself and the kids comfortable. She genuinely cares for the kids and always has their best interest at heart. She is so easy to talk See more  
    5.0
    Sep 25, 2019
    Dr was extremely thorough, did not rush and asked if we had any other questions or concerns. We were very impressed and will highly recommend her to everyone. She made us feel very welcome and See more  
    4.8
    Sep 18, 2019
    Dr.Matthews is a wonderful person and doctor I moved doctors from NorthShore and was very hesitant especially after our first encounter with different DMG pediatrician but Dr. Matthews has made it so easy to See more  
    5.0
    Sep 15, 2019
    Dr.Mathews-Kukla is an excellent physician. she listens, treats and often times follows up to insure your child is doing better.  
    5.0
    Aug 28, 2019
    love Dr Matthews. She is great with the kids.  
    5.0
    Aug 27, 2019
    I cannot day enough positive things about Dr Mathews. She is a wonderful doctor who is able to put herself in the parents position before providing feedback. She incredibly empathetic and does not judge, but See more  
    5.0
    Aug 27, 2019
    Dr Mathews is excellent  
    5.0
    Aug 27, 2019
    she is an excellent physician. she cares and is very diligent in making sure my kids get the best care.  
    5.0
    Aug 21, 2019
    My child is always comfortable going to see Dr. Matthews and more than comfortable with her.  
    4.8
    Aug 14, 2019
    Dr.Matthews is a wonderful doctor she always makes my daughter so comfortable and is just amazing.  
    4.8
    Jul 25, 2019
    we love dr. Matthews my kids are very comfortable with her  
    5.0
    Jul 22, 2019
    Dr Matthews is and has been our first choice dr for approximately 14 years. It is only on rare occasions that my kids see anyone else.  
    5.0
    Jul 22, 2019
    Dr. Mathews-Kukla was great as she has always been. she's direct and ALWAYS knows what's going on as soon as she exams her.  
    5.0
    Jul 18, 2019
    Dr. Mathews is fantastic. She always takes her time with our children and keeps them engaged and educated so they understand the exam.  
    5.0
    Jul 18, 2019
    Dr. Matthews is an amazing doctor. She has been my children's doctor from their birth. She is knowledgeable, patient and kind. I trust her implicitly with my children's health care. She is a strong asset See more  
    5.0
    Jul 17, 2019
    We love Dr. Mathews!  
    3.0
    Jul 08, 2019
    I find that the doctors do not do a very good job advocating for the patients needs.  
    5.0
    Jul 08, 2019
    we are so pleased with the care we receive from Dr. Mathews-Kukla. She answered all our questions and we had a list. Sarah really feels like Dr. Mathews-Kukla cares about her and our daughter said " See more  
    4.8
    Jul 08, 2019
    Dr. Mathews is our favorite of the doctors within the DuPage Pediatric group. We love her approach to wellness, perceived interest in our lives, quality of care, and overall personality.  
    5.0
    Jul 02, 2019
    Honestly, I wish Dr. Mathew's was my doctor too!  
    3.3
    Jun 25, 2019
    She was nice enough and compassionate enough. She's good and gets the job done  
    4.8
    Jun 17, 2019
    We never felt rushed and the doctor seemed very concerned and interested.  
    5.0
    May 31, 2019
    Dr Matthews is super personable and made us feel very comfortable!   
    5.0
    May 24, 2019
    Excellent bedside manner, pediatrician and nurse were both kind and attentive.  
    5.0
    May 19, 2019
    the doctor was very confident and reassuring in her diagnosis that I felt at ease and everything was explained to me so I wasn't left with any questions  
    5.0
    Apr 23, 2019
    always impressed by the time our doctor spends with us. never feel rushed or that my questions aren't worthy of their time.  
    4.8
    Apr 15, 2019
    dr Mathews is wonderful. Our kids love her!  
    5.0
    Apr 15, 2019
    *Dr. Mathews was wonderful she listens & actually follows through. She adjusted to my child's needs and was very respectful. She has great bedside manner!  
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