Christina A. Swanson, MD

Specialty: Pediatrics

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Advocate Children's Medical Group

825 South Milwaukee Avenue

2nd Floor

Libertyville, IL 60048

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Meet Christina A. Swanson, MD



  • Loyola University Medical Center, Pediatrics
  • Rush Medical College of Rush University, Chicago IL

Hospital affiliations

  • Advocate Condell Medical Center

Insurance accepted

  • AAH Preferred – Team Member Plan
  • AAH Select – Team Member Plan
  • AARP Medicare Advantage Access HMO
  • Aetna Better Health Premier Plan MMAI
  • Aetna Coventry (Aetna Medicare) HMO
  • Aetna EPO
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Managed Choice (MC) POS
  • Aetna Medicare HMO
  • Aetna Medicare POS
  • Aetna Medicare PPO
  • Aetna Medicare Value Plan PPO
  • Aetna NAP - PPO
  • Aetna Open Choice PPO
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna Premier Care Network
  • Aetna Select
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Aetna State of Illinois HMO
  • Aetna State of Illinois Open Access Plus
  • Aetna State of Illinois PPO
  • Aetna Value Performance Network
  • Beech Street Network PPO
  • Benefit Plan Administrators (BPA)
  • Benefits Services and Systems, Inc
  • Blue Advantage HMO
  • Blue Cross Community FHP
  • Blue Cross Community ICP
  • Blue Cross Community MMAI
  • Blue Cross HMO Illinois
  • Blue Cross Med Select PPO
  • Blue Cross Medicare Advantage HMO
  • Blue Cross Medicare Advantage HMO-POS
  • Blue Cross Medicare Advantage PFFS
  • Blue Cross Medicare Advantage PPO
  • Blue Cross Medicare Supplement PPO
  • Blue Medicare Advocate Health HMO
  • Blue Precision HMO
  • BlueCare Direct
  • Cigna APWU Health Plan Open Access Plus
  • Cigna EPO
  • Cigna Health Partners POS
  • Cigna Healthspring True Choice PPO
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna NALC Health Benefits Plan
  • Cigna Open Access Plus
  • Cigna Open Access POS
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • Cigna-HealthSpring Medicare Advantage HMO
  • Cofinity PPO
  • Coventry / FirstHealth
  • Coventry Health Care HMO
  • Coventry Health Care Open Access POS
  • Coventry Health Care POS
  • Coventry Health Care PPO
  • First Health Network PPO
  • FirstHealth / Coventry Personal Care
  • Galaxy Health Network PPO
  • Great West Healthcare - Cigna EPO
  • Great West Healthcare - Cigna PPO
  • HealthLink PPO
  • HealthSmart Preferred PPO
  • HST Care Connect EPO
  • HST Care Connect PPO
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana Community Select HMO
  • Humana HMO
  • Humana Illinois CCN HMO
  • Humana Medicare Advantage HMO
  • Humana Medicare Choice PPO
  • Humana Medicare Gold Plus HMO
  • Humana Medicare Supplement Plan
  • Humana MMAI
  • Humana National HMO
  • Humana National POS
  • Humana National POS - Open Access
  • Humana POS
  • Humana PPO
  • Medicare
  • Meridian
  • Meridian MMAI
  • MultiPlan PPO
  • SEIU – Local 4 HMO
  • SEIU – Local 4 PPO
  • Tricare Prime
  • UFCW Local 1546 Health and Welfare Fund (UMC)
  • UHC / AARP Medicare Advantage Value HMO - POS
  • UHC / AARP Medicare Complete HMO
  • UHC / AARP Medicare Complete Plan 1 HMO
  • UHC / AARP Medicare Complete Plan 2 HMO
  • UHC / AARP Medicare Supplement
  • UHC National Railway Carriers & United Transportation Union Health and Welfare
  • UHC Railroad Employees National Health & Welfare Plan
  • UHC/ AARP Medicare Advantage Choice PPO
  • UniCare PPO
  • Union Health Services, Inc.
  • Union Medical Care PPO
  • United Health One Golden Rule
  • United Healthcare Charter HMO
  • United Healthcare Choice Plus PPO
  • United Healthcare Choice PPO
  • United Healthcare Core PPO
  • United Healthcare Group Medicare Advantage PPO
  • United Healthcare Indemnity
  • United Healthcare Medica
  • United Healthcare Medicare Complete Assure PPO
  • United Healthcare Navigate HMO
  • United Healthcare NexusACO OA
  • United Healthcare NexusACO R
  • United Healthcare Options PPO
  • United Healthcare Oxford
  • Wellcare Health Plans HMO

Ratings and reviews

Overall rating

based on 112 patient ratings.


June 9, 2020 6:07 AM

we were new patients to Dr. Swanson and she was so wonderful. she took time to get to know me and my children and made them feel so comfortable. we definitely made the right choice in seeing her.

May 30, 2020 2:46 PM

It was nice

May 18, 2020 3:03 PM

Christina is a pleasure to have as a pediatrician for my son. We look forward to our visits with her. She is always pleasant and helpful.

March 19, 2020 10:49 AM

Doctor Christina behaved excellent. All the staff was very good receptionist service doctor interpreter and they behaved very well. Thank you very much excellent work.

March 19, 2020 10:49 AM

Good work they attended us very well very satisfied for their services. Dr. Christina receptionists interpreter thanks.

February 27, 2020 9:25 AM

We have always been happy with the level of care Dr. Swanson provides our child. She always listens and makes us feel comfortable!

February 23, 2020 9:38 AM

very professional, and friendly, conducted the yearly physical with ease and asked many health, medicine that my son takes, school and extracurricular activities questions.

February 21, 2020 7:49 AM

Dr. Swanson has been great since the moment we met her @ the hospital when X was born 1/9/2020. She listens and responds with answers that we understand. She cares for her patients as well as their parents.

February 15, 2020 2:57 PM

Dr. Swanson is responsive and courteous, we are happy with the pediatrician choice for our newborn

February 15, 2020 2:57 PM

Dr. Swanson is responsive and courteous, we are happy with the pediatrician choice for our newborn

February 13, 2020 11:49 AM

It was a wellness check. We didn't have any health issues to talk about. Thank you. Easy to get app., no wait time.

January 18, 2020 8:39 AM

This was a first visit for a newborn. Not much to rate. Dr. Swanson seemed to do a thorough examination.

December 16, 2019 10:55 PM

It's in my son's records that he had a heart murmur. Dr just noticed it for the first time this time even though the heart specialist was in the practice. wish she took the time to read up on that before coming to see us.

December 13, 2019 11:00 PM

Our provider is amazing. She is always very friendly and very helpful. She has returned calls when concerned about something very quickly. Recommend her always!

November 27, 2019 6:58 AM

Dr. Swanson is very attentive and caring. I feel comfortable asking any questions.

November 22, 2019 8:48 AM

Dr. Swanson is a fellow parent, which I appreciate. I also like her no-nonsense approach.

November 19, 2019 11:41 AM

Very pleasant experience, everyone in the office was wonderful.

October 20, 2019 7:00 PM

my experience with dr swanson went very well just like it did when i met her 6 months ago for my older childs welness check up. obviously i like her because both of my kids see her. the only negative about this visit was all the noise from 2 surrounding rooms and then it took a while for the doctor to see us which was annoying but not her fault cause she was with another patient. so i get it. anyway yes i like her so far i believe she is a good doctor and yes i will recommend her and her office to other people

October 6, 2019 7:00 PM


October 6, 2019 7:00 PM

I love my daughter's doctor!

August 16, 2019 7:00 PM

We really like both Doctors. We had left the practice and just recently came back.

July 14, 2019 7:00 PM

She's a great provider. however she does not measure my baby's head unless I ask. At the last appointment, she did not measure the head. In my opinion, it's important to do that at all the wellness visits.

April 23, 2019 7:00 PM

We love Dr. Swanson! She is very friendly, straight forward & does a great job.

April 18, 2019 7:00 PM

Christina A. Swanson MD relates well to my daughter & myself. She treats us with respect, honesty and kindness. She is responsive to our needs, expresses compassion and care and is a great mentor for my teenager. We are glad she is in our lives.

April 14, 2019 7:00 PM

overall, it's a great experience. had to wait quite a while for her vaccination though.

March 17, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr.Swanson is a great doctor and I always enjoy bringing my son to her. I like that she is to the point and does not waste your time.

February 17, 2019 6:00 PM

Dr. Swanson has always been a very attentive and thorough physician. She knows and remembers all of our children and their health histories.

January 30, 2019 6:00 PM

We normally go with child's primary physician but he was unable that day. I felt completely comfortable wto going with Dr. Swanson. She is always friendly and kind. She does not mind answering all my questions and providing me with all the information I need. She is very knowledgeable and always respectful. I would recommend Dr. Swanson to anybody.

January 23, 2019 6:00 PM

very long wait time. but doctor was very good at explaining things

November 25, 2018 6:00 PM

helpful, understanding, patient, very genuine and pays attention to every question asked

September 10, 2018 7:00 PM

We had a good visit as usual with Dr. Swanson. She was able to answer my questions.

September 3, 2018 7:00 PM

we love Dr. Swanson

May 28, 2018 7:00 PM

We love Dr. Swanson. She's good at what she does & very helpful. Best Dr my kids ever had

May 19, 2018 7:00 PM

Very good job, appreciate the Dr and medical staff, greeted always at entryway by front desk staff, they are very nice!

April 25, 2018 7:00 PM

Listened actively,thorough

February 25, 2018 6:00 PM

Very accommodating and helpful, friendly.

February 23, 2018 6:00 PM

It was a pleasant encounter. Dr. Swanson was kind and very personable. I feel she listened to me and my concerns and answered every question thoroughly.

February 18, 2018 6:00 PM

We had an excellent experience and will continue to see her for all of our medical needs. We loved her!

February 18, 2018 6:00 PM


February 4, 2018 6:00 PM

she is so sweet and always answers all my questions and never makes me feel rushed love her

January 29, 2018 6:00 PM

Everything at the doctor's office is always pleasant. My children actually enjoy going because they feel heard and cared for. All the doctor's we have seen at the office have been extremely caring. I understand that they have a certain amount of time with each patient but the doctor's there never make me feel rushed. I am so happy I changed my children's pediatrician to Advocate.

January 21, 2018 6:00 PM

she is great with me all the information i need for his development

January 21, 2018 6:00 PM

I love Christina Swanson MD ! I recommend her all the time when people have questions on who they child should see for pediatric care ! she genuinely cares and understands all the time ! she's the Best I've had for my children

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