Anita Pillai, MD

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199 Ratings99 Comments
Internal Medicine
Elmhurst Memorial Elmhurst Clinic
Hospital Affiliations:
Elmhurst Hospital
English, Hindi, Malayalam, Tamil
Clinical Interests:
Lung Disease; Disease Prevention; Parkinsons Disease; Gastrointestinal Diseases; Geriatrics; Weight Management; Abdominal Pain; Cardiovascular; Diabetes; High Blood Pressure

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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

My goal is to provide patients the best healthcare in a timely organized manner and keep them involved in their own healthcare by educating in preventive medicine.

Education & Credentials

Medical School: Berhampur University - India

Internship: Rush-Westlake Hospital

Residency: Rush-Westlake Hospital


Internal Medicine

Insurance Accepted

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


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Overall Patient Rating
4.9 out of 5
(199 Ratings, 99 Comments)
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*Dr. Pillai, her staff, and the clinic representatives have always provided excellent care of me for many years.
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I've been a patient at Elmhurst/Clinic for many years mostly all my life living here in USA for 33 years. I loved all my doctors/providers. Thank you!
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*Dr. Pillai, the best doctor/provider I've been seeing as my medical doctor for years, she's the BEST, sweet, GREAT DOCTOR. Thank you...
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Very pleased with *Dr. Pillai.
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wonderful MD!!
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Dr Pillai is one of the best healthcare professionals I have ever been treated by, and I've seen a TON. She stands head and shoulders above anyone I have ever seen there.
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I'm very happy with this doctor and feel she knows her stuff. She's very thorough.
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Dr. Pillai is a very in demand doctor and should not be booked for half hour appointments. I have waited up to 3 hours for her. With her following she should be allowed at least 1 hourper patient. I have been going to her since she started and it has always been this way!
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Dr Pillia is an amazing doctor and I appreciate her very much!
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dr Pillai is the best!