Kevin  Koo

Kevin Koo, M.D.

1775 Ballard Road

Park Ridge, Illinois 60068

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Kevin Koo, M.D.

Family Medicine

1775 Ballard Road

Park Ridge, Illinois 60068


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I believe in treating the whole person where everything from home environment to work environment to what one eats affects how treatment options should be explored. I also love my job so that helps!

About Me



  • Residency: West Suburban Hospital Medical Center, Family Medicine
  • Medical School: New Jersey Medical School

Hospital Affiliations

  • Advocate Children's Hospital - Park Ridge
  • Advocate Lutheran General Hospital

Ratings and Comments

Kevin Koo, M.D.

4.8 out of 5

201 Patient Ratings

Gives easy to understand instructions

4.8 out of 5

184 Patient Ratings

Explains in a way you understand

4.9 out of 5

201 Patient Ratings

Listens carefully to you

4.9 out of 5

201 Patient Ratings

Knows your important medical history

4.7 out of 5

200 Patient Ratings

Shows respect for what you say

4.9 out of 5

201 Patient Ratings

Spends enough time with you

4.9 out of 5

201 Patient Ratings


Waited too, too long for doctor.

Reviewed on September 2, 2019 7:00 PM

I appreciate Dr Koo's willingness to interact with me directly when I have a question or concerns. I believe he listens to me and is genuinely interested in my health.

Reviewed on August 16, 2019 7:00 PM

I went to see a doctor because of a very bad cough. He was a good doctor.

Reviewed on August 15, 2019 7:00 PM

great experience and would always recommend

Reviewed on July 21, 2019 7:00 PM

Good doctor and the medical health team.

Reviewed on July 16, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Koo always is caring. He always gives good advice. He always asks if I have any questions.

Reviewed on July 10, 2019 7:00 PM

Very happy to have Dr. Koo as my primary physician for this visit and all visits

Reviewed on July 4, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr Koo is very professional and very personable. I trust him with my health.

Reviewed on June 30, 2019 7:00 PM

Excellent! Dr. Koo is exceptionally knowledgeable.

Reviewed on June 25, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Koo is a great doctor. Last year 2 of my siblings and an uncle all had heart attacks and Dr. Koo had me have a CT on my heart. just to make sure all is good. I'm also a breast cancer survivor. I had my surgery and treatment at advocate lurthern general. I won't go anywhere else .

Reviewed on June 16, 2019 7:00 PM

I love Kevin Koo and he is best doctor of my life.

Reviewed on June 6, 2019 7:00 PM

The provider was the third person I saw. The 1st took weight and blood pressure. the 2nd asked the questions and the doctor finished up in 6 minutes. after waiting for 45 minutes between check in and actual provider.

Reviewed on May 26, 2019 7:00 PM


Reviewed on May 19, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Koo is very helpful and professional. He's very knowledgeable & goes out of his way to help me.

Reviewed on May 15, 2019 7:00 PM

Provider is very knowledgeable, caring. However, appointments made seem to frequently get pushed back. This was for an annual visit and appt. was changed. If it was for emergency or care needed right away - I would never be able to see him - probably someone else in the practice.

Reviewed on May 1, 2019 7:00 PM

I chose Dr. Ko as my provider knowing him as my mother / mother in laws MD, being a thorough doctor w/ regards to care & knows how to listen to patient & patient family who was a part of the care.

Reviewed on April 24, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Kevin Koo is a very knowledgeable doctor in general health - good PCP. Also, he is concerned with providing you with treatment needed, and not push treatment that unnecessary. He has earned my trust.

Reviewed on March 23, 2019 7:00 PM

Excellent service by all. Doctor Koo is a fine physician and I feel fortunate to be under his care. Advocate should be proud to have a physician such as Doctor Koo.

Reviewed on March 21, 2019 7:00 PM

Very good visit.

Reviewed on February 26, 2019 6:00 PM

Seemed rushed that night -

Reviewed on February 13, 2019 6:00 PM

Very positive, no complaints.

Reviewed on February 11, 2019 6:00 PM

We love Dr. Koo!! He always provides the best care and listens to our concerns. Answers any questions and provides the best advice. We need more doctors like Dr. Koo.

Reviewed on February 11, 2019 6:00 PM

Thank you dr.

Reviewed on February 7, 2019 6:00 PM

Very good.

Reviewed on February 7, 2019 6:00 PM

Dr Koo is one of the best MD's I have ever seen!

Reviewed on February 4, 2019 6:00 PM

Dr Koo is a good listener, looks things up and makes suggestions, and is generally quite personable. I always feel comfortable and confident that he'll do his best for me.

Reviewed on January 24, 2019 6:00 PM

Dr. Koo is the best!

Reviewed on January 18, 2019 6:00 PM

Always great to see Dr. Koo - I have referred my adult children to him, can't think of a better endorsement!

Reviewed on December 13, 2018 6:00 PM

Dr. Koo is a very caring doctor. He listens and explains things so you can understand things better. I trust him. After my visit with him, I feel better physically and mentally.

Reviewed on November 26, 2018 6:00 PM


Reviewed on November 23, 2018 6:00 PM

The provider is accomodating and attended so well with my needs

Reviewed on November 16, 2018 6:00 PM

I feel confident that Dr. KOO has my health and general well-being in mind and trust his advise about my health.

Reviewed on October 28, 2018 7:00 PM

Outstanding doctor. Couldn't ask for more.

Reviewed on September 23, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Kevin Koo always answers all of my questions and spends quality time w/me as a patient during the exam. I am confident in the excellent advice he provides.

Reviewed on September 7, 2018 7:00 PM

This visit was pretty routine. We covered everything I had hoped to cover and as always, Dr. Koo was patient and informative.

Reviewed on August 27, 2018 7:00 PM

very professional and helpful

Reviewed on August 20, 2018 7:00 PM

took his time. never made me feel rushed. asked questions

Reviewed on July 21, 2018 7:00 PM

I have always had an excellent experience with the receptionists and with Dr. Koo.

Reviewed on July 17, 2018 7:00 PM

This is the best doctor I have ever had. He is always kind, responsive, professional, and empathetic. It is so relieving to have a doctor that is very considerate and willing to do everything to help with your medical concerns. He is the best of the best.

Reviewed on July 15, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Koo is the best you can get. Lucky me & lucky you for employing his services.

Reviewed on June 29, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Kevin Koo is the most caring knowledgeable person I have ever had. He is the amalgamation of a new world doctor and old world doctor. New for wisdom and knowledge, and old for bedside manner and care. Sincerely in thanks

Reviewed on June 27, 2018 7:00 PM


Reviewed on June 10, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr Koo has helped me tremendously in a very short time. He takes the time to listen and discuss options. I felt like he genuinely cared and wanted to help. I was referred to him by a close friend and would definitely recommend him to others myself.

Reviewed on June 10, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr Koo is the best!

Reviewed on May 27, 2018 7:00 PM

He was excellent, thorough, prepared, helpful

Reviewed on May 7, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Kevin Koo and Dr. X provide EXCELLENT comprehensive health care, I am very confident in their medical skill.

Reviewed on April 30, 2018 7:00 PM

I trust Dr. Koo. He listens to my concerns and explains everything I need to know.

Reviewed on April 27, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Koo is one of the best I have had the pleasure to be treated by. My wife also sees Dr. Koo and we have recommended him to many of our friends.

Reviewed on April 23, 2018 7:00 PM

Very good service.

Reviewed on April 18, 2018 7:00 PM


Reviewed on April 11, 2018 7:00 PM

Very professional, and courteous of my personal health and concerns.

Reviewed on April 10, 2018 7:00 PM

Very nice. Blood test results were very prompt and easy to understand. I think that I have enough understanding in what I need to do.

Reviewed on April 9, 2018 7:00 PM

knowledgeable and inquisitive physician. glad he is our family physician.

Reviewed on March 25, 2018 7:00 PM

I appreciate that you are down to earth Dr. Koo. You're an awesome doctor!

Reviewed on March 16, 2018 7:00 PM

very good all questing answer.

Reviewed on February 26, 2018 6:00 PM

Excellent visit with doctor as well as follow up from same doctor.

Reviewed on February 26, 2018 6:00 PM

Always reminds of shot or vaccines needed and upcoming procedures such as colonoscopy every 5 years follow up always talk about any questions showing any concern I have with medications. Dr. Koo is thorough with follow ups.

Reviewed on February 6, 2018 6:00 PM

very good

Reviewed on February 5, 2018 6:00 PM

the experience was great,but the follow up was not. the web site gave me the information about the blood tests, but I could not interpret what it meant to the results I had asked for. there was no follow up phone call.

Reviewed on January 22, 2018 6:00 PM

My husband likes Dr. Kevin Koo a lot.

Reviewed on January 16, 2018 6:00 PM

My doctor was very attentive.

Reviewed on January 6, 2018 6:00 PM

As always, Dr. Koo makes the visits worth wile events.

Reviewed on December 15, 2017 6:00 PM

Dr Koo is relatable and has been very responsive to any questions or requests. we communicate via the portal because I have had bad experiences with calling to the call center.

Reviewed on December 10, 2017 6:00 PM

Dr Koo is a very good listener and speaks in easy to understand words. I think he is great. Happy to have him as my MD

Reviewed on December 10, 2017 6:00 PM

Dr. Koo saved my life. Best doctor ever.

Reviewed on November 30, 2017 6:00 PM

Dr. Koo was very informative, attentive, patient, and understanding. He took his time with me and made sure I felt comfortable with my health situation and that I fully understood what was going on before going on to the next patient.

Reviewed on November 10, 2017 6:00 PM

I trust Dr. Koo with my health concerns. He is very understanding and helpful.

Reviewed on November 7, 2017 6:00 PM

He is really great and I would like to continue to see him. I feel I can't trust him with my health, and that also means trusting him with choices I may not have knowledge to make. This is hard to find today!

Reviewed on November 5, 2017 6:00 PM

I love seeing Dr Koo, he has been my provider for years and takes care of me and my entire family as well, I wouldn't change him at all

Reviewed on October 29, 2017 7:00 PM

Dr. Koo is always patient, kind and knowledgeable. He gave me cortisone shot in knee and it was a follow-up visit.

Reviewed on October 15, 2017 7:00 PM

This was my first visit and I believe it was very satisfactory.

Reviewed on September 29, 2017 7:00 PM

Dr. Koo is very attentive to my concerns.

Reviewed on September 21, 2017 7:00 PM

Dr. Koo is thorough, thoughtful and always answers questions. He explains why he orders new or discontinued medicine or tests.

Reviewed on August 9, 2017 7:00 PM

The provider shows concern to his patients, he's accommodating has a broad knowledge and has a high regard for the patients.

Reviewed on August 6, 2017 7:00 PM

very good check up and tests.

Reviewed on July 24, 2017 7:00 PM

Dr. Kevin Koo is a very respectful and understanding doctor. He listened to every thing my son had to say and then he figured out what we should do. I liked that he took the time.

Reviewed on July 23, 2017 7:00 PM

It was good.

Reviewed on July 18, 2017 7:00 PM

We are glad to have Dr. Kevin Koo as our physician.

Reviewed on July 5, 2017 7:00 PM

Dr Koo has always benn great.

Reviewed on July 3, 2017 7:00 PM

Overall a good experience

Reviewed on June 18, 2017 7:00 PM

Dr. Koo is very professional. He explains things thoroughly. He is very helpful and considerate. He makes me feel at ease. I trust his recommendations and decisions.

Reviewed on May 24, 2017 7:00 PM

Always nice to visit with Dr. Kevin Koo. Very Friendly and seems to have my best care interests in mind.

Reviewed on May 8, 2017 7:00 PM

Positive and rewarding visit.

Reviewed on May 7, 2017 7:00 PM

provider was caring patient and helpful

Reviewed on April 30, 2017 7:00 PM

Dr. Kevin Koo truly cares about my mental and physical health.

Reviewed on April 10, 2017 7:00 PM

Dr. Kevin Koo is the best. Always there for me. Hope he stays forever.

Reviewed on April 10, 2017 7:00 PM

Dr. Koo is always kind, answers all questions, and seems interested in my health and wellbeing. I feel very lucky to have him as my doctor.

Reviewed on April 3, 2017 7:00 PM

generally good

Reviewed on March 31, 2017 7:00 PM

Dr. Koo is always professional, kind and very knowledgeable.

Reviewed on March 29, 2017 7:00 PM

Dr. Koo is a very patient, knowledgable and caring physician. I'm very happy to have him as my primary physician.

Reviewed on March 13, 2017 7:00 PM

This was my first time meeting Dr. Koo and I intend to maintain him as my primary. I thought he was a good communicator and I also appreciate that he will around for several years (I have had to bounce around a few times since 2001).

Reviewed on February 26, 2017 6:00 PM

Advocate medical group is an excellent and caring group. The nurses and receptionists always go above and beyond to be patient and answer all questions and concerns. Dr.Koo is a great family doctor, and spends as much time as needed for you to understand what medical steps may be necessary.

Reviewed on February 19, 2017 6:00 PM

very happy

Reviewed on February 12, 2017 6:00 PM

My visit with Dr. Koo went very well, as usual.

Reviewed on February 5, 2017 6:00 PM

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Medical Areas of Expertise

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Clinical Interests

  • Diabetes Management
  • Geriatrics
  • Gynecology
  • Musculoskeletal Issues
  • Obesity
  • Obstetrics
  • Pediatrics
  • Preventative Medicine
  • Women's Health


  • AAH Preferred – Team Member Plan
  • AAH Select – Team Member Plan
  • AARP MedicareComplete Plus HMO - POS
  • Aetna Better Health Premier Plan MMAI
  • Aetna Choice POS
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Managed Choice (MC) POS
  • Aetna NAP - PPO
  • Aetna Open Access POS
  • Aetna Open Choice POS
  • Aetna Open Choice PPO
  • Aetna Select Choice EPO
  • Aetna Select POS
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Aetna US Healthcare Medicare Advantage HMO
  • Beech Street Network PPO
  • Blue Advantage HMO
  • Blue Cross HMO Illinois
  • Blue Cross Medicare Advantage HMO
  • Blue Cross Medicare Advantage HMO - POS
  • Blue Cross Medicare Advantage PPO
  • Blue Cross PPO
  • Blue Cross PPO - Advocate Associate Medical Plan
  • Blue Precision Bronze HMO
  • Blue Precision Gold HMO
  • Blue Precision HMO
  • Blue Precision Platinum HMO
  • Blue Precision Silver HMO
  • BlueCare Direct
  • Cigna C - 5 POS
  • Cigna Health Partners POS
  • Cigna Health Partners PPO
  • Cigna Open Access Plus POS
  • Cigna Open Access Plus State of Illinois POS
  • CIGNA Open Access POS
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • Cofinity PPO
  • Coventry HMO
  • Coventry One Select PPO
  • Coventry PPO
  • Coventry Workers Comp PPO
  • First Health Network EPO
  • First Health Network PPO
  • Great West Healthcare - Cigna HMO
  • Great West Healthcare - Cigna Open Access Plus HMO
  • Great West Healthcare - Cigna PPO
  • Harken Health Choice Plus
  • Harken Health Compass Plus
  • Health Alliance HMO
  • Health Alliance PPO
  • Healthlink PPO
  • HealthSpring Medicaid ICP
  • HealthSpring Medicare HMO
  • HealthSpring MMAI
  • HFN Platinum EPO
  • HFN Total Care PPO
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana Gold Choice PFFS
  • Humana Gold Choice PPO
  • Humana Gold Plus HMO
  • Humana Gold Plus Integrated-Medicare-Medicaid Plan
  • Humana HMO Select
  • Humana Illinois Platinum HMO
  • Humana Integrated Care Program of Illinois
  • Humana Medicaid Managed Care Plan
  • Humana National EPO
  • Humana National HMO
  • Humana National POS - Open Access
  • Humana National PPO
  • Humana POS
  • Humana PPO
  • LLH Adventist Silver PPO 3000
  • LLH Family Health Network Silver PPO 3100
  • LLH Swedish Covenant Silver PPO
  • Meridian
  • Meritain Health PPO
  • MultiPlan PPO
  • NALC (Natl Assn of Letter Carriers) Health Benefit
  • PHCS Savility PPO
  • Preferred Network Access PPO
  • Three Rivers Provider Network PPO
  • Tricare POS
  • Tricare PPO
  • UFCW Local 1546 Health and Welfare Fund (UMC)
  • UHC / AARP MedicareComplete (Secure Horizons) HMO
  • UHC / AARP MedicareComplete Focus HMO
  • Union Medical Care PPO
  • United Healthcare Charter
  • United Healthcare Choice HMO
  • United Healthcare Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare Compass HMO
  • United Healthcare Group Medicare Advantage PPO
  • United Healthcare Medicare Solutions PPO
  • United Healthcare MedicareComplete Plan 1 HMO
  • United Healthcare Navigate HMO
  • United Healthcare Navigate POS
  • United Healthcare Nexus
  • United Healthcare Options PPO
  • United Healthcare Select EPO
  • United Healthcare Select HMO
  • United Healthcare Select Plus POS


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