Melissa N Kwak, MD

144 Ratings48 Comments
Family Medicine
Edward Medical Group
Hospital Affiliations:
Edward Hospital
Clinical Interests:
Women's Health; Routine Gynecological Care; Pediatric

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



Education & Credentials

Education: University of Illinois College of Medicine (Rockford), 2005

Internship: Community Family Practice Center (Illinois), 2006

Residency: Community Family Practice Center (Illinois), 2008

Society: Amer. Academy of Family Pract.; Ill. Academy of Family Pract.


Family Medicine

Insurance Accepted

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


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Overall Patient Rating
5.0 out of 5
(144 Ratings, 48 Comments)
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She made sure that any concerns I had were discussed.
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I think Dr. Kwak's probably one of the best care givers I have experienced.
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Dr. Kwak is a rare find when it comes to having a doctor that really takes time to listen and explain things. she is truly the best doctor I have ever gone to. Dr. Kwak is so kind and attentive, I always feel that she truly cares and is always very responsive to any questions or concerns. I can't say enough positive things about her, I feel so fortunate to have her as the doctor for myself and my family she is the best of the best.
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dr kwak never rushes through appointment and always takes the time to listen to all my concerns and questions.
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Dr Kwak is the best!!!!! She does not rush, listens well and offers sound advise on concerns.
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very good
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Dr.Kwak is very caring and an excellent provider
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since my first visit with DR Kwak, I have always thought she has been very attentive and considerate of my care.
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Fabulous as always
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Dr. Kwak genuinely cares about her patients. She is thorough and takes her time listening to patient concerns.