Carlos M. Cespedes, D.O.

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149 Ratings25 Comments
Family Medicine
Elmhurst Memorial Elmhurst Clinic
Hospital Affiliations:
Elmhurst Hospital
English, Spanish
Clinical Interests:
Asthma; Cholesterol Management; Diabetes; Disease Prevention; High Blood Pressure; Minor Surgery; Pediatric Allergy; Women's Health; Osteopathic Spinal Manip.

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This provider is an independent medical practitioner who has been permitted to use the hospital's facilities and to exercise his or her independent medical judgment in the care and treatment of his or her patient.



Philosophy Of Care

I believe in treating the whole patient; body mind and spirit. I develop partnerships with patients to develop treatment plans and options.

Education & Credentials

Medical School: Chicago College Osteopathic Medicine

Residency: Resurrection Medical Center

Insurance Accepted

Aetna Medicare Advantage HMO
Aetna Medicare Advantage POS
Aetna Medicare Advantage PPO
Ambetter Balanced Care HMO
Ambetter Secure Care HMO
Aetna POS
AARP Medicare Advantage Complete (UHC) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Cross Community FHP-ICP
Blue Cross HMO Illinois (HMOI)
Blue Cross Medicare Advantage PPO
Blue Choice MCNP PPO
AARP Medicare Complete (plan 1 & 2) (UHC) HMO
Aetna Medicare PPO
Aetna HMO
Blue Choice Options PPO
Blue Cross POS
Blue Cross PPO
Blue Choice Preferred
Blue Precision HMO
Aetna National Advantage Program
Coventry (Personal Care)
Coventry First Health PPO
SmartCare/Imagine Health PPO
United Healthcare Choice EPO
United Healthcare Choice HMO
UHC Nexus ACO - Advocate HMO
United HealthCare Select POS
Coventry HMO
Coventry POS
Coventry PPO
Coventry Workers Compensation Plan
Galaxy Health PPO (UHC)
Great West Open Access
Great West POS
Great West PPO
HFN Workers Compensation Plan
Health Financial Network
Humana Gold Plus HMO
Humana Choicecare PPO
Humana HMO
Humana Gold Plus Integrated MMAI
Humana Gold Plus PPO
Illinos Medicaid
Longevity Health Plan of Illinois, Inc.
Medicare Part B
Multi Plan
Sunrise Advantage
TriCare Standard/Reserve Select PPO
United HealthCare Core/Navigate POS
UHC Medicare Advantage PPO
United HealthCare Core/Navigate EPO
UHC Nexus ACO - Advocate PPO
United HealthCare Core/Navigate HMO
United Healthcare Select EPO
United Healthcare Select HMO
Veterans Administration Community Care


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Overall Patient Rating
4.9 out of 5
(149 Ratings, 25 Comments)
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I observed front desk and in room staff showing extreme couresty and kindness to others .
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I have been to many different healthcare providers in my lifetime. I have never been as comfortable with All the Doctors, nurses, Technicians & people associated with As I am with Edwards Elmhurst. I had a recent stay at the hospital and could not be more pleased with everyone at the hospital. Keep up the Great work!!
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Fantastic experience through and through. The nurse and doctor were both amazing - courteous, funny, and professional. Best visit I have had at the doctor since I moved - thank you!
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It's always been very good.
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was pleasant at all times
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I have had a good experience with Dr Cespedes I like the way he listens and he addresses the health issues that I talk to him about
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dr Carlos always talke to me very kindly and with understanding. never rushes me I like his manners with me
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I love this doctor! I have been a patient of his as long as I can remember
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Dr Cespedes was so great with my daughter. He made us both feel very comfortable, was very thorough and relatable. Wonderful Physician.
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It was my first visit since moving back to the area after ... years.