Paul A. Chemello, DO

Specialty: Family Medicine

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Advocate Medical Group

21160 South LaGrange Road

Frankfort, IL 60423

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Office: 815-469-8806

Fax: 815-469-5739

Meet Paul A. Chemello, DO

About me



  • Loyola University Chicago
  • Lutheran General Hospital
  • Suburban General Hospital
  • Philadelphia College Of Osteopathic Medicine

Board certifications

  • Family 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 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 954 patient ratings.


July 30, 2020 7:01 PM

It was good as it could be for the pandemic circumstances

July 30, 2020 10:31 AM

Paul Chemello is a very thorough, knowledgeable, compassionate and kind DO. I will always be his patient.

July 30, 2020 10:31 AM

Quality care and concern.

July 28, 2020 4:56 PM

He was great.

July 28, 2020 4:56 PM

Helped me a great deal

July 28, 2020 8:35 AM

staff was OUTSTANDING!

July 28, 2020 8:35 AM

Doctor Chemollo is awesome! very polite and helpful. very knowledgeable too. hate going to the Doctor, but he makes it stress free

July 27, 2020 8:17 PM

As always, Dr. Chemello was outgoing yet professional. He always takes time for my questions and does his best to answer them. I can tell that he is pleased when we work together to help improve my health.

July 27, 2020 8:17 PM

Dr. Chemello reviewed my lab tests with me. He was happy to see some improvement, but we also discussed the one test where results could have been better and how to work to change them.

July 27, 2020 2:06 PM

Dr. Chemello is a great doctor, I feel really comfortable with him.

July 27, 2020 2:06 PM

All good.

July 27, 2020 1:45 PM


July 27, 2020 6:51 AM

I have been Dr. Chemello's patient for 25 years. As usual, it was a very good visit. We're partners in my health care.

July 27, 2020 6:51 AM

All experiences with Dr. Chemello are good.

July 20, 2020 3:32 PM


July 20, 2020 3:32 PM

All good

July 19, 2020 10:25 AM

Dr. Chemello is an excellent doctor. He has been my primary doctor for over 25 years. He is kind, thorough, and patient.

July 19, 2020 10:25 AM

I had an excellent experience during my appointment.

July 16, 2020 8:57 AM

Talking with Dr. Chemello was a pleasant experience.

July 15, 2020 8:33 PM

in general the advocate call center and triage nurse are terrible. the triage nurse ewanted me to do a phone call for my injured ankle. then she suggested an urgent care. they suggest an urgent care all the time because they never can get me in to see my provider. so then if I don't see my provider often enough I may not be considered his patient anymore and he is not taking new patients. I really like Dr. Chemello. it is the advocate system I HATE. I use to know the staff and the office and they new me. but not anymore.

July 15, 2020 1:57 PM

The only reason I use Advocate Medical Group is Paul Chemello. Should he leave, I would also leave.

July 15, 2020 1:57 PM

It was interesting that you asked questions about phoning your office. It is a waste of time to try and if you were serious about service, you would provide direct phone access to the local office.

July 13, 2020 8:14 PM

Always a good experience

July 13, 2020 8:14 PM

Always good

July 13, 2020 4:55 PM

Dr Chemello has been my health care provider since I could remember. There is a reason why I only see him and that is he's the best and most professional Doctor I know of.

July 13, 2020 4:55 PM

There are only good experiences with Dr. Chemello. Every time I visit for a appointment I feel better about myself and understand what I need to do to stay healthy.

July 6, 2020 9:22 PM

great information provided. Dr Chemello listens and then discusses the answer with me. He makes sure I understand what we talk about.

July 4, 2020 7:42 AM

my experience was excellent. Dr. Chemello always knows what is best for my overall health.

July 2, 2020 2:51 PM

very satisfiedeasy

July 2, 2020 2:51 PM

always 100% to better my health

June 30, 2020 6:51 AM

Dr. Chemello is always a pleasure to see and is knowledgeable and respectful of my health concerns and questions. I have > 20 relationship w Dr. Chemello.

June 30, 2020 6:51 AM

The whole healthcare team at Advocate operated efficiently during a difficult time at both the site for blood draw and Dr Chemello's office.

June 29, 2020 6:37 PM


June 29, 2020 4:42 PM

very attentive as always; asked questions

June 29, 2020 1:35 PM

Dr. Chemello is a great physician but sometimes I think his face is in the computer too much and is not listening directly to me.

June 24, 2020 1:08 PM

Dr. is great when calling in to see him or need to ask a question VERY BAD. Easier to see the pope!

June 23, 2020 1:47 AM

Dr Chemello has always given me sufficient time to discuss my health concerns.

June 23, 2020 1:47 AM

Dr Chemello is a dedicated physician and I am well pleased to have him as my doctor,

June 22, 2020 1:24 PM

Dr. Chemello has always provide excellent care

June 19, 2020 9:11 AM

It was very good to see him. He is probably the best doctor I've ever had.

June 19, 2020 9:11 AM

He is caring, thoughtful, and compassionate.

June 17, 2020 11:09 AM

I do not like the Advocate telephone protocol. I used to be able to call my doctor directly. I could call his office and talk to staff. Now I have a Advocate "third party" who seems to have the power to prevent my connecting to the person of my choice.

June 17, 2020 8:45 AM

Best Doctor ever!!!!!

June 16, 2020 6:58 PM

Dr. Chemello has been my MD for 23 years. I'm hoping he could be my future child's MD as well. Dr. Paul has always been the best.

June 16, 2020 6:58 PM

Dr. Paul and his nurses/techs are always the best. registration not the case during this stay. they were rude and very short!

June 15, 2020 12:00 PM

Dr. Chamello is a fantastic doctor and I will always appreciate how down to earth and helpful he is.

June 13, 2020 7:42 AM

Dr. Chemello is a great GP, he quickly diagnosed the cause of my pain and relieved it. Very professional and proficient.

June 8, 2020 1:24 PM

Very patient and relaxed. Cover details thoroughly

June 8, 2020 1:24 PM

I felt great confidence in his care and counsel

June 1, 2020 4:51 PM

The visit was for clearing me for cataract surgery.Dr Chamillo was very professional,curtious and knowledgebale and it was a good experience.

May 26, 2020 9:23 AM

It was very good and very caring as he always is.

May 22, 2020 12:00 AM

Always good, that's why I keep coming back to Dr. Paul Chemello.

May 22, 2020 12:00 AM


May 22, 2020 12:00 AM

Always excellent.

May 18, 2020 6:33 PM

he and his team are great

May 18, 2020 6:33 PM

experience was very good

May 18, 2020 2:05 PM

Dr. Chemello continues to be a wonderful healthcare provider He always listens to me and is concerned about my welfare. He treats me with care and understanding.

May 18, 2020 2:05 PM

I would highly recommend him to anyone who is looking for a family doctor.

May 13, 2020 1:03 PM

Very caring. He Helped me with my illness. knew exactly what my issue was. Iam very grateful for this doctor.

May 13, 2020 1:03 PM

Very good experience as he was right on top of caring of my issue.

May 11, 2020 11:49 PM

it's hard to get an appointment for Dr Chemello, I would really want to see him instead of his partners. I was so glad that I was able to see him on my virtual chance up.

May 11, 2020 11:49 PM

Dr Chemelllo was very thorough. he made sure I am 100% healthy before going to work. he went out of his way by asking me that he would like to see me again in, will do another repeat virtual the next few days to see for himself that I'm absolutely okay to go back to work..

May 11, 2020 4:13 PM

i think my doctor is GREAT

May 11, 2020 2:00 PM

Dr Chemello is a quality, caring physician!

May 9, 2020 9:53 PM

Dr. Paul Chemello is a very experienced and dedicated physician and offers very good advice to my questions.

May 9, 2020 9:53 PM

Dr. Paul Chemello took a lot of time with me which is a very good experience. He is an exceptional doctor whenever I see him for my appointments. I give him more than 5 stars!

May 7, 2020 8:28 AM

Always a good experience! Paul Chemello is a great doctor.

April 28, 2020 11:28 AM

Dr. Paul is always the friendly trusted professional. He is an awesome doctor!

April 27, 2020 6:32 PM

Dr Chemello is wonderful! He's one of the few doctors that actually listens to you!

April 23, 2020 8:35 AM

Dr. Chemello is always very thorough. He is always ready to listen to me. I have total confidence in him. He's the best dr. I ever had.

April 23, 2020 8:35 AM

I never had a bad experience. All visits are very good.

April 22, 2020 8:11 AM

Dr. Chemello & his staff are excellent in all ways.

April 16, 2020 9:24 AM

Dr. Chemello is the BEST doctor I ever had. He listens & talk to you in plain English you would understand. I would recommend Dr. Chemello to everybody. Kudos to doctor.

April 16, 2020 9:24 AM

Dr. Chemello takes time with you. No HURRYING! He is a very good doctor. I don't mind going to the doctor when it is Dr. Chemello kudos & thank you doc.

April 6, 2020 4:27 PM

calling the officers horrible, it's like calling an 800 number. you have to use the portal get served better

April 2, 2020 4:59 AM

Dr. Chemello is a caring dr. who seems invested in my health care as much as I am. He is very excited when my weight goes down and very supportive when blood work comes back with good numbers.

April 2, 2020 4:59 AM

He is awesome. Explains everything well and goes over options if I'm not all in on a first option.

March 30, 2020 2:41 PM

I had a great experience. The Dr and nurse were very helpful and pleasant .They made sure I felt comfortable and at ease.

March 30, 2020 1:49 PM

Dr Chemello always makes you feel like you are important to him

March 30, 2020 1:49 PM


March 30, 2020 7:29 AM

Professionally handled.

March 28, 2020 9:02 AM

best doctor ever !

March 28, 2020 7:27 AM

always polite and attentive

March 28, 2020 7:27 AM


March 23, 2020 4:40 PM

Dr Chemello is the only reason I go to Advocate he's a terrific doctor

March 23, 2020 4:40 PM

when calling in your people are the most untrained people I've ever encountered they want to talk they don't wanna listen you should spend more time on training personnel especially when it comes to the medications that people take sometimes They seem like it's more important for them to schedule a visit then answer the questions you're calling about I myself and getting sick and tired of filling out your surveys so if possible take me off this list because I'm not filling out any more In fact if you wanna call me I'll explain more in detail

March 23, 2020 2:48 PM

best dr ever! very caring and knowledgeable!

March 23, 2020 2:48 PM

excellent doctor!

March 22, 2020 8:40 AM

I have been a patient in this practice for over 20 years and a patient of Dr Chemello's for as long. he is kind, caring and most interested in his patient and their well-being.

March 21, 2020 8:05 PM

I always have a pleasant and thorough visit with this provider.

March 21, 2020 8:05 PM

The Medical Assistant was not very welcoming or pleasant. I felt as if I was interrupting her lunch. She didn't look at me or smile.

March 21, 2020 9:12 AM

Dr. Chemello is caring, helpful and the best GP I have had in a long time

March 20, 2020 12:00 AM

I trust my family doctors.

March 17, 2020 12:49 PM

As always Dr. Chemello and X were professional and attentive. They are excellent providers that I would not hesitate to recomment to others.

March 17, 2020 4:42 AM


March 17, 2020 4:42 AM

very thorough and considerate.always feel like I have had my health completely taken care of

March 15, 2020 5:58 AM

Excellent as always.

March 14, 2020 3:24 PM

very good and helpful

March 10, 2020 11:39 AM

Dr Chemello is an excellent physician who runs a very professional office.

March 10, 2020 2:51 AM

Very good

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