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Susan Rife, D.O.
Susan Rife, D.O.
Family Medicine
Office in Orland Park
Advocate Children's Hospital - Oak Lawn, Advocate Christ Medical Center
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Gender: Female 
Age: 53 
Years in Practice: 23 
Medical Specialty: Family Medicine  
Board Certification: Yes 
Medical School: Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine, Chicago, IL 1983-1987 
Internship: Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine, Chicago, IL 1987-1988 
Residency: Rush-Presbyterian St Luke Medical Center, Chicago, IL & Advocate Christ Medical Center, Oak Lawn, IL 1988-1991 
Fellowship: N/A 
Philosophy of Care: Caring for the whole family as well as the individual is an important part of my practice. A patient and a physician must establish a bond based on mutual respect, honesty and open communication. As physician, I try to personalize my care to each patient. 
Secondary Languages: None 
Member of Advocate Physician Partners (what's this
10755 W 163rd Pl, Orland Park,  708.873.1187 
Medical Group
Dr Susan Rife & Associates Family Medicine SC

Location information
10755 W 163rd Pl
Orland Park, IL 60467

Medical Specialty
Family Medicine

Clinical Interests
abnormal bleeding
adjustment problems
adolescent medicine
allergic rhinitis
attention deficit disorder
attention deficit disorder - adult
back and neck disorders
back problems
bells' palsy
birth control (contraception)
blood pressure monitoring
bone density scan
breathing problems
burns (minor)
carpal tunnel
cholesterol monitoring
contraception counseling
dexa scanner
diabetic foot care
ear infections
ekg - electrocardiogram
gastro esophogeal reflux disease
gastrointestinal bleeding
gynecologic infections
h. pylori infections
healthy moms/healthy kids
heart disease
hiatal hernia
holistic medicine
hormonal imbalances
hypothyroidism (underactive thyroid)
immunizations given
irritable bowel syndrome
joint injection / aspiration
kidney diseases
kidney stones
laboratory on premises
laceration repair
manipulations (osteopathic)
menstrual disorders
minor surgery
mole removal
nutrition counseling
occupational medicine
pap test
preconceptual counseling
premarital counseling
premenstrual syndrome
prenatal counseling
preventive medicine
pulmonary disease
pulmonary function test
rheumatoid arthritis
sexually transmitted disease
skin allergies
sleep disorders
smoking cessation
sports injuries
thinprep (pap test)
trigger point injections
urinary incontinence
urinary tract infection
wart removal
women's issues
young adults
Insurance Plans Accepted
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Aetna Choice POS
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Great West Healthcare HMO
Great West Healthcare PPO
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Health Alliance Medical Plans PPO
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HMO Illinois (BC/BS HMO)
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Humana Choice Care Network PPO
Humana Employers Health Insurance PPO
Humana Health Plans HMO
Humana Health Plans POS
Humana Health Plans PPO
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Humana National POS - Open Access
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No Insurance, Cash Only
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United Healthcare POS
United Healthcare PPO
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United Healthcare Select HMO
United Healthcare Select Plus POS
WellCare Choice
Wellmark Health Network PPO
Worker's Compensation

Information listed under the "clinical interests" and "special procedures" columns was supplied by the physicians. It is provided to you for informational purposes only, and neither Advocate Health Care nor the Advocate facility has independently verified the information. If you wish to confirm the information contained herein, or if you have any other questions about a particular physician, please contact the physician’s office.

Unless otherwise stated, physicians are independent practitioners who are not employees or agents of Advocate Health Care or the Advocate facility where the care is being provided. Neither Advocate Health Care nor the Advocate facility shall be liable for the medical care provided or decisions made by these independent physicians.

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