Ericka Searles, MD

Specialty: Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Ericka Searles, MD

Specialty: Obstetrics & Gynecology

Independent practitioner Advocate Medical Group provider

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Advocate Medical Group

17850 South Kedzie Avenue

Suite 3100

Hazel Crest, IL 60429

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Office: 708-798-2400

Fax: 708-798-0776

Meet Ericka Searles, MD

Credentials

Education

  • University of Illinois at Chicago
  • Chicago Medical School

Hospital affiliations

  • Advocate South Suburban Hospital
  • Advocate Trinity Hospital

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
  • CHAMPVA
  • 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
  • PHCS PPO
  • SEIU – Local 4 HMO
  • SEIU – Local 4 PPO
  • SIHO 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 46 patient ratings.

Comments

July 4, 2020 8:13 AM

I had difficulty connecting. Within the first five minutes she admitted she didn't know why I was referred to her due to my history and that she was hesitant to do any surgery. I was impressed that she spent the time and researched a procedure. I think because of her thoughts related to my history, she pushed more towards a procedure versus working with me to make the best decision for my health.

July 4, 2020 8:13 AM

I feel that when I was called with results that I frustrated her with questions related to the results. I understand that she did not have all the answers and I needed to do another consultation. I looked at my results in the portal and do not recall her telling me the entirety of results. I've been struggling with moving forward with my care with this provider. She is uncomfortable and I have become uncomfortable as well.

June 13, 2020 12:45 AM

she is such a GREAT OBYGN

June 13, 2020 12:45 AM

best ever!!!!

February 5, 2020 7:12 AM

Visit was short and impersonal.

February 4, 2020 11:04 AM

searles is the best hirer more like her

February 4, 2020 11:04 AM

definite referral to friends & family based on dr searles. this survey was too long for busy working people & needs to be shorten of u want more people to take time with survey.

January 29, 2020 8:39 AM

I waited 35 minutes to be seen. The provider spent an overall 5 minutes with me and was very short. The nurse practitioner under this provider seems very uncompassionate and did not explain procedures before doing them (I had to ask). I called the NP about pains I was feeling and was told she would give me a call from a nurse and I never received a call back.

January 29, 2020 8:39 AM

My overall experience with the providers at this office has been unpleasant. They do not seem to care about their patients and tend to rush you. The receptionists however, are always friendly and helpful.

January 27, 2020 12:14 PM

The "phone" service is awful! I must drive into the clinic to get anything corrected! No mgr. is every available!

January 23, 2020 11:36 PM

I would like to not feel rushed and like a statistic during my visits

January 3, 2020 10:14 AM

Good.

December 18, 2019 1:07 PM

Dr. Searles was knowledgeable, caring, informative, personable, and professional. She explained everything clearly and timely.

December 18, 2019 1:07 PM

This was my first appointment with Dr. Searles and she was excellent.

December 9, 2019 7:42 AM

great experience, I felt confidence in her ability and knowledge and kindness

November 1, 2019 7:00 PM

Facility nice and clean. Staff courteous, dr. professional didn't keep client waiting.

October 24, 2019 7:00 PM

My first visit (10-11-2019) with Dr. Ericka Searles was very - good.

August 25, 2019 7:00 PM

Nice doctor, took care of my medical needs.

August 25, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Searles was professional, friendly, and thorough. She personally called me with my test results. She is easy to talk to, too.

August 16, 2019 7:00 PM

Erica was straight-forward, honest, and nice.

May 29, 2019 7:00 PM

I thought, the dr., and the staff was excellent at both offices - I felt well taken care of and confident in their plan.

May 19, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr Searle was not very empathetic

May 18, 2019 7:00 PM

I felt rushed because She was late and I won't visit her again.

April 28, 2019 7:00 PM

A very considerate doctor!

April 18, 2019 7:00 PM

Good.

April 14, 2019 7:00 PM

1st visit w/provider & advocate - so far so good.

March 19, 2019 7:00 PM

It was my first visit with Dr. Searles after my gynecologist retired and because the wrong schedule by the intake department. Dr. Searles did space in her schedule to accommodate my visit. She was great.

March 7, 2019 6:00 PM

The gynecologist physician talk to me healthy... about my experience with this... the provider was _____ and informative.

February 24, 2019 6:00 PM

Saw this provider because I had an immediate issue and my regular provider had no availability. Dr Searles was wonderful.

February 17, 2019 6:00 PM

pleasant

February 16, 2019 6:00 PM

the dr. was ok but did'nt talk about menopause issues. the nurse X was horrible. did not prepare items dr. needed to perform exam resulting in my experiencing discomfort. In the past a nurse was always present during pelvic exam. not this time.

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