Michael J Kimes, M.D.

84 Ratings13 Comments
Family Medicine; Sports Medicine
Edward-Elmhurst Medical Groups
Hospital Affiliations:
Edward Hospital
Clinical Interests:
Cholesterol Management; Diabetes; Hypertension; Sports Medicine; Arthritis; Obesity; Tendonitis; Primary Care; Preventative Care

This provider is an employee of one of the Edward-Elmhurst Health System entities.



Philosophy Of Care

As a family medicine and sports medicine physician my goal is to provide high-quality and compassionate care that is focused on disease prevention. Whether treating a family or an elite athiete, I work to provide the best care possible through open communication and educaiton. I look forward to building long lasting relationships with my patients throughout the Chicagoland area.

Education & Credentials

Education: University of Nevada School of Medicine (Reno), 2016

Residency: MacNeal Family Practice Center (Illinois), 2019

Society: American Academy of Family Physicians; American Medical Association; American Medical Society for Sports Medicine


Family Medicine

Insurance Accepted

Aetna Medicare POS
Aetna Medicare PPO
Aetna HMO
Ambetter Secure Care HMO
AARP Medicare Advantage Complete (plan 1 & 2) (UHC) HMO
Blue Cross Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Cross Community FHP-ICP
Blue Choice MCNP PPO
Blue Cross POS
Blue Cross PPO
Blue Precision HMO
TriWest PC3 / Veterans Administration Community Care
Beech Street PPO
Imagine Smart Network
Cigna HealthSpring PPO
Aetna Medicare HMO
Ambetter Balanced Care HMO
Aetna POS
Aetna PPO
AARP Medicare Advantage Complete (UHC) and Compete Assure
Blue Cross HMO Illinois (HMOI)
Blue Cross Medicare Advantage PPO
Blue Choice Options PPO
Blue Choice Preferred
Cigna HealthSpring MA HMO
Aetna National Advantage Program
Coventry (Personal Care)
Coventry One PPO
Coventry First Health PPO
Coventry POS
Coventry PPO
Great West POS
HFN Workers Compensation Plan
Humana Gold Plus HMO
Humana Gold Plus PPO
Coventry HMO
Coventry Workers Compensation Plan
Galaxy Health PPO (UHC)
Great West Open Access
Great West PPO
Humana Choicecare PPO
Humana HMO
Illinos Medicaid
Medicare Part B
MultiPlan PPO
UHC Medicare Advantage PPO
United HealthCare Choice Select HMO
United Healthcare Select HMO
Sunrise Advantage
TriCare Standard/Reserve Select PPO
United Healthcare Choice EPO
United Healthcare Choice HMO
United Healthcare Choice Plus POS
United HealthCare Choice Plus HMO
United HealthCare Select POS
United Healthcare Select EPO


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Overall Patient Rating
4.8 out of 5
(84 Ratings, 13 Comments)
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It's difficult to make a true assessment from just 1 tele visit, but I feel good about the level of care so far.
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The primary care physician spent too much time delving into my personal life. Some patients may appreciate that, I did not.
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Dr Kimes was great. Attentive and kind.
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Dr Kimes has a great bedside manner, he is also very kids friendly.
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Not only did Dr. Kimes give me clearance for surgery, but he eased my mind regarding that my knee needed this surgery to heal. We looked at MRI together, he pointed out the large meniscus tear, and agreed with orthopedic surgery that it needed operative repair.
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Helped me understand the Covid vaccine as well!
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Dr. Kimes is a great addition to the team. ...
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Very thorough, prompt in returning calls
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Dr. Kimes discussed all my options in future treatments for my knee which was very informative.
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Dr Kimes spent a lot of time with me going through blood results and talking about ways to lower bad cholesterol and sugar levels