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Steven Cataldo, MD

Philosophy of Care

I believe preventive care and early diagnosis is critical to decrease the risk of long-term health problems. This is most effectively done when working together to achieve a healthier life.


Patient Satisfaction Rating

4.8
Based on 450 reviews

  • General

    SPECIALTIES

    • Internal Medicine
    • Years in Practice: 23


    BOARD CERTIFICATIONS

    • Internal Medicine


    PATIENTS SEEN
    Accepts adults


    LANGUAGES

    • English


    MEDICAL INTERESTS
    Hypertension, Diabetes, Dyslipidemia


    PERSONAL INTERESTS
    Cycling, Hiking, Snowboarding


  • Education

    EDUCATION
    School Wayne State University
    Graduation Date 07/1994
    Degree MD

    RESIDENCY
    School Mayo Clinic
    Title Resident in Internal Medicine

  • Memberships

    • American College of Physicians
    • American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Awards and Accolades

    Name NCQA Diabetes Recognition Program (2015-2018)

    Name NCQA Heart/Stroke Recognition Program (2015-2018)

    Name BTE Diabetes Care Recognition (2015-2017)

    Name BTE Cardiac Care Recognition (2015- 2017)

    Name Healthgrades Honor Roll

    Name Castle Connolly's Top Doctors 2014

    Name West Suburban Living Top Doctors 2014

    Name Vitals Patients' Choice Award 2013-2014

    Name Vitals Compassionate Doctor Recognition 2013-2014

    Name Vitals Compassionate Doctor Recognition 2010-2011

    Name Vitals Patients' Choice Award 2010-2011

    Name Castle Connolly’s Top Doctors 2017

    Name Castle Connolly’s Top Doctors 2018

    Name Chicago Magazine Top Doctors 2019

  • Media/Published Articles

    • Familial Chordoma with Probable Autosomal Dominant Inheritance (Jan 1, 2000)
  • Patient Ratings & Comments

    Patient Satisfaction Rating
    4.8
    Based on 450 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

    4.5
    447 ratings

    Provider showed concern

    4.9
    445 ratings

    Provider explained things clearly

    4.9
    441 ratings

    Provider included you in decisions

    4.9
    442 ratings

    Likelihood of recommending this provider

    4.9
    445 ratings


    Comments (64)

    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 22, 2019
    Very confident in his service and a good listener.  
    5.0
    Dec 19, 2019
    Excellent relationships.  
    5.0
    Dec 19, 2019
    favorite DR  
    5.0
    Dec 03, 2019
    I would just like to say that Dr. Cataldo is a phenomenal doctor. He listens and responds to issues in a way that I understand. I sent my oldest daughter to him for an issue See more  
    5.0
    Nov 28, 2019
    Dr. Cataldo is the most informative, caring and thorough doctor I have ever had. I would definitely recommend him to my family and friends.  
    5.0
    Nov 25, 2019
    Best in the business.  
    5.0
    Nov 20, 2019
    Dr. Cataldo is a very caring and knowledgeable Doctor  
    5.0
    Nov 09, 2019
    dr treats the whole person not just the problem I love that!! always with respect and compassion and an explains what he means  
    4.8
    Nov 06, 2019
    I love Dr.Cataldo and his bedside manner.  
    4.8
    Nov 02, 2019
    Dr. Cataldo is the best PCP I have ever encountered. His "bedside manner" is unbeatable. He expresses concern and compassion yet also has a very upbeat demeanor. I trust him completely.  
    5.0
    Oct 30, 2019
    I have been a patient of Dr. Cataldo approx. 15 years and he is absolutely wonderful caring and informative physician.  
    5.0
    Oct 23, 2019
    Dr Cataldo is very professional, thorough and patient. He has always taken time to listen to my concerns and answer my questions. I would highly recommend him to anyone.  
    5.0
    Oct 23, 2019
    I think Dr Cataldo spends a good amount of time explaining etc; naturally I'd like more, but he always covers what I'm asking, and I always understand what the situation is.  
    5.0
    Oct 14, 2019
    I have already recommended Dr. Cataldo to friends  
    5.0
    Oct 10, 2019
    Dr Cataldo is a wonderful person, he is the reason I come to your clinic.  
    4.8
    Oct 10, 2019
    Dr. Cataldo is phenomenal! He cares a great deal and it shows.  
    5.0
    Oct 10, 2019
    Dr Cataldo is responsible for helping me make the needed lifestyle changes that have resulted in dramatic improvements. He has always included me in the plans and listened to whatever input or questions I had.  
    4.8
    Oct 10, 2019
    I have been seeing this doctor for 10 years -  
    4.5
    Sep 30, 2019
    Dr. Cataldo streamlined my treatment process by ordering an MRI for me prior to me seeing a specialist. He has always gone above and beyond my expectations.  
    5.0
    Sep 19, 2019
    This was probably my best visit ever. *Dr. C. spend a good amount of time with me.   
    5.0
    Sep 19, 2019
    Dr. Cataldo is the best. I don't know what I would do without him. He always listens to my concerns and addresses them in a very compassionate way.  
    4.8
    Sep 17, 2019
    Dr. Cataldo is one of the best you have. I have been with him since he came to practice in Joliet.  
    5.0
    Sep 15, 2019
    Dr. Cataldo is awesome  
    4.8
    Sep 15, 2019
    very professional  
    5.0
    Sep 09, 2019
    Dr. Cataldo always takes time to listen about my issues or concerns. He explains test results and follows up with making sure all of my questions are addressed and that I fully understand. He is See more  
    4.8
    Sep 02, 2019
    Love Dr. Stephen Cataldo! Great person, great doctor.  
    4.8
    Sep 02, 2019
    Dr Cataldo is a great Dr. My kids see him as well. Always recommend him when asked  
    4.8
    Sep 01, 2019
    Dr. Cataldo should be named physician of the year!  
    5.0
    Aug 28, 2019
    I have seen *Dr. Cataldo for 14 years. I am always impressed by his broad knowledge, concerned manner and patience with questions. He is outstanding!  
    4.8
    Aug 27, 2019
    having access to be seen by any of the positions at the Joliet office of DuPage medical group I specifically chose Dr. Cataldo for my primary care. He is everything that I tried to be See more  
    5.0
    Aug 22, 2019
    Dr. Cataldo is not only a very knowledgeable and thorough physician, but is extremely friendly and has a knack for making you feel comfortable. The best medical decision I ever made was choosing Dr. Cataldo See more  
    5.0
    Aug 21, 2019
    I strongly would and have recommended Dr. Cataldo to others. He really cares about his patients.  
    5.0
    Aug 20, 2019
    I feel Dr. Cataldo goes above and beyond to make sure I received the care I needed.  
    5.0
    Aug 15, 2019
    DR Cataldo has always been good with explanation and the amount of time I have needed.  
    5.0
    Aug 13, 2019
    good  
    4.5
    Aug 13, 2019
    As always, Dr Cataldo was very thorough with his information and very interested in hearing and answering my questions and concerns.  
    4.4
    Aug 13, 2019
    Dr. Cataldo listens well and seemed to demonstrate a real concern for my health.  
    5.0
    Aug 05, 2019
    I feel honored to have Dr. Cataldi for my personal doctor!  
    5.0
    Aug 05, 2019
    well satisfied with care.  
    5.0
    Jul 18, 2019
    very good  
    5.0
    Jul 03, 2019
    I often recommend Dr Cataldo. He takes the time to really listen to my concerns. He gives me options and always explains what will happen next. He makes me feel like he is caring for See more  
    5.0
    Jul 02, 2019
    It's a blessing that my family has had Dr Cataldo care for my Father and now me. He truly cares about his patients. He's very kind and knowledgeable.  
    5.0
    Jun 30, 2019
    Dr Cataldo is an excellent physician very knowledgeable and shows concern for his patients  
    5.0
    Jun 26, 2019
    Dr. Cataldo is very thorough. I'm very assured having him take care of my medical needs.  
    5.0
    Jun 25, 2019
    This was my first visit with Dr. Cataldo, since my primary left the practice, and he made me feel very at ease, wasn't in a hurry and extremely easy to understand.  
    4.8
    Jun 25, 2019
    this was my first time visit with Dr. Cataldo, I really liked having him as my new PCP  
    5.0
    Jun 19, 2019
    Very please with my care provider.  
    5.0
    Jun 17, 2019
    I could not ask for a more complete and detailed exam....I am 100% satisfied with this doctor.  
    5.0
    Jun 11, 2019
    All good!  
    5.0
    Jun 06, 2019
    wish there was a higher than 5 for my care provider.  
    4.8
    Jun 05, 2019
    I feel VERY fortunate to have Dr Cataldo as my doctor. I have recommended him to others that have been unhappy with their physician, and they have thanked me for recommending him.  
    4.8
    Jun 05, 2019
    Dr. Cataldo order a ultrasound of my carotid arteries. We never spoke about this procedure during my annual physical. The nurse gave my the order and number to call for an ultrasound appointment after the See more  
    5.0
    May 14, 2019
    Dr. Cataldo is wonderful! He's caring and always treats me with the utmost of professionalism. He's the best!  
    5.0
    May 11, 2019
    Could not ask for a better doctor. very attentive . I am very fortunate to have him as my physician .  
    4.3
    May 10, 2019
    Cataldo is a competent and helpful doctor  
    5.0
    May 01, 2019
    Dr. Cataldo is a caring, responsible and knowledgeable medical professional that I trust and value.  
    5.0
    Apr 28, 2019
    Dr. Cataldo always makes my doctor visits a good experience. He is caring and actually listens to my concerns. We work together to keep this "senior" healthy.  
    4.8
    Apr 24, 2019
    Dr. Cataldo is an excellent dr. He takes his time, answers questions, a very kind man.  
    5.0
    Apr 21, 2019
    Dr. Cataldo is VERY good at listening to you and gives you the time you need without rushing you out. I recommend him to everyone.  
    5.0
    Apr 17, 2019
    I like Dr. Cataldo very much and am pleased he was recommended to me years ago. He is always pleasant and seems to care about my problems.  
    4.8
    Apr 16, 2019
    neither the doctor nor his nurse appeared rushed or in a hurry to finish with me, though I knew their schedule had been disrupted that morning  
    5.0
    Apr 15, 2019
    I would not consider going to any other doctor, in my opinion Dr. Cataldo is an excellent doctor and a genuinely good person, I cannot say enough good about him, if the world was full See more  
    3.8
    Apr 10, 2019
    I love Dr. Cataldo   
    4.8
    Apr 09, 2019
    Always been great!  
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