Terrence M. Li

Terrence M. Li, M.D.

1875 Dempster Street

Park Ridge, Illinois 60068

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Terrence M. Li, M.D.


1875 Dempster Street

Suite 625

Park Ridge, Illinois 60068


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To establish a patient physician relationship based on mutual respect, open communication thorough education and a personal bond that we create.

About Me



  • Fellowship: University of Illinois at Chicago
  • Residency: State University Of New York
  • Internship: United Health Services Wilson Memorial Hospital
  • Medical School: SUNY Upstate Medical University

Hospital Affiliations

  • Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center
  • Advocate Lutheran General Hospital

Ratings and Comments

Terrence M. Li, M.D.

4.8 out of 5

146 Patient Ratings

Gives easy to understand instructions

4.8 out of 5

127 Patient Ratings

Explains in a way you understand

4.8 out of 5

146 Patient Ratings

Listens carefully to you

4.8 out of 5

146 Patient Ratings

Knows your important medical history

4.7 out of 5

146 Patient Ratings

Shows respect for what you say

4.9 out of 5

145 Patient Ratings

Spends enough time with you

4.8 out of 5

146 Patient Ratings


Dr. Li is a wonderful, caring physician and his staff reflects his positive approach to medicine.

Reviewed on November 21, 2019 11:01 AM

Dr. Li is very thorough during our appts. with him.

Reviewed on November 10, 2019 11:00 PM

Dr Li was very professional; listened to what I had to say; discussed my problems with me in detail so that I could understand them and went over in detail my medications.

Reviewed on November 1, 2019 7:00 PM

The provider was very knowledgeable of his (expertise) speciality very professional and friendly.

Reviewed on October 28, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Li is VERY compassionate & really LISTENED to my concerns re: my illness.

Reviewed on October 8, 2019 7:00 PM

dr. Li, thanks for your genuine interest & the time you spend with me to address my questions & concerns. you're the best!

Reviewed on September 8, 2019 7:00 PM

Good experience!

Reviewed on August 25, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr Li and his staff are wonderful,kind and very caring!!!

Reviewed on August 18, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr Li is a very informed doctor.He has always an answer to my questions.

Reviewed on August 12, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Terrance Li is an exceptional doctor. He actually listens to what the patient is saying. He is thorough, attentive, professional and has a kind manner. Nurse X is also exceptional. She ALWAYS returns calls, answers questions and is very understanding.

Reviewed on August 4, 2019 7:00 PM

It is always a pleasant experience with Dr. Li.

Reviewed on July 30, 2019 7:00 PM

Professional & useful.

Reviewed on June 30, 2019 7:00 PM

Very Nice and Friendly and care about my health

Reviewed on June 23, 2019 7:00 PM


Reviewed on May 15, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Li is one of the finest physicians I have ever been to. He listens very closely to all one has to say. Discusses any problem you may have. Another neurological said I had Parkinsons & had me on a patch. After a fall I went to Dr. Li & he determined I had Parkinson's symptoms only.

Reviewed on April 11, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Li is the best!!!

Reviewed on March 7, 2019 6:00 PM

Dr. Li is a very knowledgeable neurologist. I trust his opinion about my well being as it pertains to my medical issue (CAD). He confirmed (through a renal artery ultrasound) that my dissection was not due to an underlying condition.

Reviewed on February 6, 2019 6:00 PM

Dr. Li is the best!

Reviewed on January 24, 2019 6:00 PM

was impressed with the care and concern.

Reviewed on January 18, 2019 6:00 PM

Dr. Li is a very good doctor. He listens carefully to what you say or ask. Answers all my questions. Wants to work with you to make you feel better.

Reviewed on December 11, 2018 6:00 PM

Dr. Li always speaks with me like a friend. I always feel good after seeing him.

Reviewed on December 2, 2018 6:00 PM

Dr. Li was recommended by Dr. X, who is an amazing dr. and Dr. Li proved to be excellent as well.

Reviewed on November 12, 2018 6:00 PM

Always top drawer. Good guy!

Reviewed on November 6, 2018 6:00 PM

Dr. Li is one of the most knowledgeable, kind, caring, informative, compassionate doctors I have ever been to.

Reviewed on November 1, 2018 7:00 PM

Very pleased, understood him very well. Would recommend him to family or friends if needed.

Reviewed on November 1, 2018 7:00 PM

My experience with Dr. Li was very good. This was a follow up appointment. Dr. Li is always courteous, respectful. listens to what you have to say, explains things in a way I can understand them, follows up on any prescription refills that may be needed. Very thorough.

Reviewed on October 22, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Li is an excellent neurologist.

Reviewed on October 17, 2018 7:00 PM

Great yearly check up.

Reviewed on September 30, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Li is such a great doctor and makes you feel good & that you can trust him completely.

Reviewed on September 13, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Li is a very good doctor, but his availability due to a teaching schedule makes it hard to see him and for that reason, I am changing doctors.

Reviewed on August 12, 2018 7:00 PM

DR. LI IS AWESOME!!! Advocate sucks. I wouldn't be a patient at Advocate if Dr. Li changed to Northwestern. He's the only reason Advocate gets any business from me.

Reviewed on July 23, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Li is the best! He always treats me with respect, explains my issues carefully and addresses my concerns.

Reviewed on July 23, 2018 7:00 PM

Good experience

Reviewed on May 18, 2018 7:00 PM


Reviewed on May 16, 2018 7:00 PM

I received excellent care from Dr. Li

Reviewed on May 3, 2018 7:00 PM

I like Dr. Li very much. He is very personable and puts me at ease when I speak with him. He takes his time to review my file and discuss my symptoms. He always advises me about the next step for treatment and asks me if I am OK with his plan.

Reviewed on March 14, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Li and his team are great!

Reviewed on March 12, 2018 7:00 PM

Best Doctor in my case for me

Reviewed on February 25, 2018 6:00 PM

Dr. Li is very special to my family & an excellent neurologist, the appointment is always informative & helpful.

Reviewed on January 23, 2018 6:00 PM

Dr Li is always responsive and professional. I always find him helpful.

Reviewed on January 16, 2018 6:00 PM

I'm very lucky to have Dr. Li as a physician that understands the pain I live with from migraines and is providing outstanding treatment for these migraines. the treatment is really helping, my migraines have significantly decreased!

Reviewed on December 31, 2017 6:00 PM

The PA was rude - impatient. Dr. seemed more interested in leaving than listening. Moved the appt. 15 earlier and I waited past initial appt. time - told dr. was very busy.

Reviewed on December 26, 2017 6:00 PM

Dr. Li provided the necessary information needed to decide about a current procedure that is necessary and gave insight into future procedures related to past serious illness (4.5" hematoma in brain).

Reviewed on December 5, 2017 6:00 PM

Dr. Li is a wonderful doctor.

Reviewed on October 4, 2017 7:00 PM

He gives me Botox shots for my migraines. There are a lot of them and they hurt. He's a great Dr. but not my favorite while giving me the shots. Dr Li is great, he tries to put you at ease while he's doing the shots and he truely cares.

Reviewed on September 23, 2017 7:00 PM

Dr. Li is exceptionally professional, kind & effective.

Reviewed on September 16, 2017 7:00 PM

Helped to clarify a problem.

Reviewed on August 26, 2017 7:00 PM

Dr. Li is the best in what he does he is a very good doctor.

Reviewed on August 22, 2017 7:00 PM

Dr. Li Terrence is a good doctor and very pleasant.

Reviewed on August 7, 2017 7:00 PM

Concise and to the point. Very informative

Reviewed on July 24, 2017 7:00 PM

Dr. Li was very professional, he's courteous, helpful and compassionate and very accommodating. He's a good listener.

Reviewed on July 9, 2017 7:00 PM

Excellent neurologist.

Reviewed on July 9, 2017 7:00 PM

Dr. Li is the best!!!

Reviewed on June 26, 2017 7:00 PM

As always, our experience with Dr.Li was of the highest degree.

Reviewed on June 22, 2017 7:00 PM

Easy to talk to, good listener.

Reviewed on April 18, 2017 7:00 PM

Dr Li was excellent, being professional, courteous and approachable. He was attentive and helpful in diagnosing my headaches.

Reviewed on April 16, 2017 7:00 PM

Dr. Li is great when I see him and he knows exactly what needs to be done to me -

Reviewed on April 10, 2017 7:00 PM

Dr. Li is very helpful, understanding of my father's wishes & needs, as I'm his daughter, caretakers, P.O.A. over medical.

Reviewed on March 19, 2017 7:00 PM

He is very good provider.

Reviewed on March 9, 2017 6:00 PM

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Medical Areas of Expertise

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Clinical Interests

  • EEG - Electroencephologram
  • EMG - Electromyogram
  • Headaches
  • Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Neuromuscular Disease
  • Parkinson's Disease


  • 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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