Kathleen O'Shea-Wilk, MD

Specialty: Internal MedicineGeriatric Medicine

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Kathleen O'Shea-Wilk, MD

Specialty: Internal MedicineGeriatric Medicine

Independent practitioner Advocate Medical Group provider

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Advocate Medical Group

3330 West 177th Street

Suite 1A

Hazel Crest, IL 60429

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Office: 708-799-1100

Fax: 708-647-6503

Meet Kathleen O'Shea-Wilk, MD

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Credentials

Education

  • Residency: Christ Hospital & Medical Center
  • Internship: Christ Hospital and Medical Center, Oak Lawn, IL.
  • Medical School: Chicago Medical School

Board certifications

  • Internal Medicine

Hospital affiliations

  • Advocate South Suburban 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 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 712 patient ratings.

Comments

March 28, 2020 11:28 AM

Excellent doctor. I believe she really cares about her patients. however, sometimes when I visit I feel that she's perhaps overwhelmed. like most doctors she probably has too many patients. Also I feel that perhaps because I'm an HMO patient certain things are not offered to me. perhaps because of cost.

March 28, 2020 11:28 AM

overall like I said good doctor.

March 26, 2020 10:10 AM

Thorough, prepared, attentive, friendly, and very professional

March 26, 2020 10:10 AM

The staff is always pleasant land welcoming the patients right away.

March 23, 2020 7:05 PM

This was my second visit and I felt confident that all my questions were answered. I was very comfortable.

March 23, 2020 3:39 PM

very helpful

March 23, 2020 3:39 PM

good experience

March 23, 2020 1:02 PM

Dr. K. O'Shea-Wilk and nurse are both excellent in their field, also kind and compassionate.

March 20, 2020 5:02 AM

Dr. O'Shea-Wilk is a very caring, sharing and concern doctor!

March 20, 2020 5:02 AM

Professional!

March 20, 2020 4:19 AM

Dr. O'Shea-Wilk is a very caring, sharing and concern doctor!

March 20, 2020 4:19 AM

Professional!

March 16, 2020 6:29 PM

I am concerned that because one physician from this location has retired and not replaced, that my doctor will be overloaded and not able to devote the time to my appointments as I have been receiving. There are times I need to talk more with my doctor and if she is overwhelmed as may not be possible. Also, overly exhausted doctors do not provide the best service. I am very happy with Dr. O'Shea-Wilk and do not want to lose her.

March 16, 2020 5:07 PM

Dr O'Shea Wilks is an excellent doctor.

March 16, 2020 2:31 PM

She was not responsive to my needs and concerns.

March 14, 2020 2:41 PM

Good

March 12, 2020 10:04 AM

Very good!!

March 11, 2020 12:03 PM

No one could have a better Dr. than Dr. O'Shea. she is kind and compassionate and answers all your questions and doesn't rush through your appointment.

March 3, 2020 11:01 AM

Great visit. Professional staff. All questions answered.

March 3, 2020 11:01 AM

Great!

February 25, 2020 12:45 PM

As always I felt that I received the best medical care and advise that a doctor could deliver.

February 23, 2020 2:44 PM

very good experience as always

February 23, 2020 2:44 PM

very good

February 21, 2020 8:01 AM

Good.

February 20, 2020 11:00 PM

Dr. K. O. W. is awesome. Compassionate. Listens.

February 19, 2020 7:03 PM

she was amazing

February 17, 2020 2:16 PM

Any visit to Dr. O'Shea-Wilk is always exceptional and rewarding.

February 6, 2020 11:00 PM

Dr. O'Shea-Wilk & X... & compassionate. They truly care... statements & Advocate should be glad to have them as employees.

February 5, 2020 11:26 PM

Excellent experience

February 5, 2020 11:26 PM

Carefully listens. Coordinates my health care

February 1, 2020 7:41 AM

Dr. O'Shea is a concerned physician who listens and she is very easy to talk to. I never feel like I'm rushed when seeing her.

February 1, 2020 7:41 AM

Dr. O'Shea is a great physician.

January 31, 2020 11:49 AM

I REALLY like my dr. I don't know what I will do if & when she decides to retire - I'll be so sad!

January 27, 2020 5:09 PM

She does a great job.

January 24, 2020 9:47 AM

I am very satisfied WITH MY CARE from my dr. & nurse, also all other interaction with staff.

January 21, 2020 2:36 PM

The doctor was very understanding, easy to talk to you.

January 20, 2020 2:16 PM

I really like the doctors and nurses. However it is nearly impossible to get a hold of someone via the phone. I had to wait for three days for test results because no one would ever called me back and was placed on hold for over 15 minutes two times. As I said I really love the doctor and that's why I stay but the office staff and the phone service is awful! Every time I try to call on the phone I swear I am leaving this practice

January 20, 2020 2:16 PM

see above. good doctor and nurses. front desk people rude unhelpful incompetent. phone system That places the patients on hold for over 15 minutes before actually talking to a person is unacceptable

January 20, 2020 1:59 PM

This provider is simply wonderful. She listened to my concerns and acted on them as if they were her own. I was a new patient so she has a lot to dx.

January 20, 2020 1:59 PM

Fantastic!!!!!!

January 20, 2020 7:06 AM

Due to preparation for major surgery and recent hypertension, I have had 4 appts. with this provider in 4 mos. Always superb.

January 14, 2020 6:43 PM

Dr. O'Shea-Wilk has been my general physician fro at Dr. O'Shea Wilk has been my physician for over 15 years and I certainly appreciate her and her usual nurse, X. They both respond to my needs. My last visit was a follow-up visit after two visit to An Urgent Care facility, diagnosed as bronchitis and a sa all amount of pneumonia in my left lung. I wanted to have a visit with Dr. Wilk to inform her of my prior treatments and get her recommendations. I trust her advice, etc.

January 13, 2020 6:40 PM

Dr. K. O'Shea - Wilksis always compassionate, respectful, and listens to her patients needs, & concerns , I never fill rushed away

January 13, 2020 6:40 PM

the staff is very professional, and competent

January 2, 2020 1:59 AM

Dr O'Shea Wills is wonderful. she saw me when the Dr.I was assigned couldn't see me after coming from the emergency in October and when I finally had appt in Dec. called and canceled. Dr. O'Shea Wilks was wonderful in seeing me and took care of me when the other Dr. at South Holland advocated couldn't.

December 16, 2019 9:14 PM

My visit was great

December 16, 2019 2:07 PM

Dr O'Shea was very informative and answered all my questions.

December 16, 2019 2:07 PM

I have been seeing this doctor for over 20 years, I think that should say a lot about this doctor.

December 14, 2019 5:41 AM

My experience with office personal doctor and nurses was very good. No complaints.

December 13, 2019 11:00 PM

Exceptional team! When making appt. (for 11/26/19) (the switchboard phone rang appx. 20 mins on hold.) This is a marked improvement from 2010! (Phone rang over 90 mins.) Progress doctors, nurse, PCP, , O'Shea Wilk, office staff are truly professional!

December 13, 2019 6:58 AM

My doctor is the best.

December 12, 2019 1:21 PM

My experience with the provider was very excellent and things were explained well to me on maintaining excellent health.

December 12, 2019 1:21 PM

The provider was very polite and helpful.

December 9, 2019 4:15 PM

excellent

December 9, 2019 4:15 PM

very good

December 9, 2019 3:38 PM

I enjoyed our first visit I was happy you made my first visit less stressful thanks for your Pleasant Attitude and your nurse was very nice as well that made my wife and I very happy.

December 9, 2019 2:07 PM

Excellent and compassionate.

November 25, 2019 2:02 PM

she listened intently and had effective communication skills and seemed to genuinely care

November 23, 2019 6:55 AM

Dr.o'shea is a very caring and compassionate and is a great Dr. If I new anyone who needed health care I would differentially send them to her.

November 23, 2019 6:55 AM

Great phyican

November 20, 2019 5:29 PM

as always, respected, comfortable and part of the family!

November 20, 2019 5:29 PM

all are always friendly, helpful and take care of business. I appreciate the appointment reminder too.

November 19, 2019 8:38 PM

always a great experience when I see Dr O'Shea-wilk

November 18, 2019 3:10 PM

I am very pleased that Dr. O'Shea-Wilk takes the time I need for listen to me.

November 18, 2019 3:10 PM

A couple days after my appointment, I experienced a problem in connection with my visit. I called the doctor, however she had just left. The nurse contacted the doctor and relayed information to me which help ease my problem.

November 18, 2019 1:24 PM

Dr. O'Shea Wilk is an excellent doctor, and I hope she never retires.

November 17, 2019 11:00 PM

she's great

November 15, 2019 11:00 PM

brief and short

November 14, 2019 8:30 AM

I am thrilled to have Dr. O'Shea-Wilk as my physician. It is a joy to visit her in her well run office.

November 11, 2019 5:08 PM

Dr' O'Shea always takes time to answer my questions and explain things to me. She is a rare find, having her as a Dr. for probably 25 years has been a blessing.

November 10, 2019 11:00 PM

Excellent swervice; Dr. O'Shea Wilk is courteous, kind; patient; understanding ; & attentive. Kudos Dr.

November 5, 2019 11:00 PM

Contacting this office is a joke. I love my doctor and her nurse, but, when calling I can wait as long as 30 mins on hold, then having them pick up the phone and hang up . . . . WHAT!!!!!

October 30, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. O'Shea has been my doctor for years. I know she looks out for my care.

October 30, 2019 7:00 PM

I am requesting Dr. O'Shea Wilks to be my primary.

October 29, 2019 7:00 PM

Provider needs to allow more time for visit.

October 27, 2019 7:00 PM

Excellent as usual!

October 13, 2019 7:00 PM

Always professional and friendly

October 12, 2019 7:00 PM

Doc O'Shea-Wilk is someone I can count on and trust. That's not easy for me to do so with that said, she is the cat's meow.

October 6, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. O'Shea-Wilk provides excellent care.

October 2, 2019 7:00 PM

Awesome - Dr. O'Shea-Wilk is the best!

October 1, 2019 7:00 PM

My dr. appointment with Kathleen O'Shea-Wilk was respectful & caring

September 25, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. O'Shea is consistently patient and thorough with me during exams. I feel very lucky to have her as my provider and completely trust her judgement. She listens very carefully and responds with care and precision. She is an excellent and compassionate physician!

September 25, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. O'Shea was very attentive to all of my healthcare concerns. She is a wonderful healthcare provider.

September 23, 2019 7:00 PM

Friendly, Helpful, very satisfied with my doctor and service.

September 15, 2019 7:00 PM

I love Dr. O'Shea. She is thorough, compassionate, caring and knowledgeable. I believe she has my best interests at heart. Her assistant Judy is a doll and very caring also. Also when it comes to test results I always get an email telling results are posted and if I have any questions I send an Email and someone from Dr. O'Shea's office gets right back to me.

September 11, 2019 7:00 PM

I have seen this provider over 20 years. Her excellence continues.

September 10, 2019 7:00 PM

I always have a good experience with this provider. She's the best PCP I've ever had.

September 9, 2019 7:00 PM

The provider was personable.

September 1, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. O'shea-Will has been my primary doctor for years and I am very happy with her. I never feel rushed and she always takes time to answer my questions. She was also my Mother's doctor until her death and I couldn't have asked for better care for her.

August 25, 2019 7:00 PM

It was a good experience. Any questions I had were answered.

August 19, 2019 7:00 PM

I absolutely love this doctor, highly recommend her.

August 16, 2019 7:00 PM

I was very pleased with the visit. The Provider was very attentive, and showed interest in my health. The location was easier for me since my mobility is not good.

August 16, 2019 7:00 PM

she was very informative

August 15, 2019 7:00 PM

This was a first visit with this provider. I left my old provider. I had a positive experience meeting my new provider. I left their office feeling that I have made a good choice in picking this provider.

August 12, 2019 7:00 PM

excellent

August 11, 2019 7:00 PM

The doctor was pleasant and friendly, as always. She takes time to do routine check-ins. She asks how you're feeling overall. She already knew the reason for my visit, and the nurse had done the initial work-up. She asked if I had an ophthalmologist, but said not any longer, I'm now in an HMO. She said if the anitbiotic did not work, she would refer me to one.

August 7, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. O'Shea-Wilk has always been excellent! She is patient focused - truly a great doctor!

August 4, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr O'Shea is always very through, asking about any new condition or problem I may be experiencing. Makes sure I understand everything and really listens to my concerns.

July 30, 2019 7:00 PM

As a;ways, Dr. O'shea Wilk gave me her undivided attention a care.

July 29, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. O'Shea-Wilk and I discussed a problem I am having and she recommended actions I should take and said if it didn't help, call her and she would send me for specific testing. She know I don't like going for tests and tries to work with me around them when possible. I really appreciate that.

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