Timothy M. Lestingi

Timothy M. Lestingi, M.D.

1700 Luther Lane

Park Ridge, Illinois 60068

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Timothy M. Lestingi, M.D.


1700 Luther Lane

Suite 2200

Park Ridge, Illinois 60068



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I offer the most current and advanced cancer treatments, while trying to optimize quality of life. I am compassionate and dedicated.

About Me

  • Medical Specialties: Hematology/OncologyHematologyOncology
  • Gender:
  • Age: 57
  • Years in Practice:
  • Board Certifications: Hematology/Oncology



  • Fellowship: University of Chicago, Hematology/Oncology
  • Residency: Michael Reese Hospital and Medical Center, Internal Medicine
  • Medical School: Ohio State University College Of Medicine

Hospital Affiliations

  • Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center
  • Advocate Lutheran General Hospital

Ratings and Comments

Timothy M. Lestingi, M.D.

4.9 out of 5

70 Patient Ratings

Gives easy to understand instructions

4.9 out of 5

58 Patient Ratings

Explains in a way you understand

4.9 out of 5

70 Patient Ratings

Listens carefully to you

4.9 out of 5

70 Patient Ratings

Knows your important medical history

5 out of 5

70 Patient Ratings

Shows respect for what you say

4.9 out of 5

70 Patient Ratings

Spends enough time with you

4.9 out of 5

70 Patient Ratings


I have been seeing Dr. Lestingi once a year for the past 8 years and never had a problem.

Reviewed on December 13, 2018 6:00 PM

Dr. Lestingi has kept my ovarian cancer in check. He is my best doctor -

Reviewed on November 27, 2018 6:00 PM

Liked him!

Reviewed on November 26, 2018 6:00 PM

This Provider made very important decision about my health problem.

Reviewed on November 12, 2018 6:00 PM

Very good experience from the beginning to end.

Reviewed on November 12, 2018 6:00 PM

Dr. Leatingi is a kind, caring doctor. He has kept a close watch on my cancer treatments, & stays in contact with my team of doctors. Although I have moved further from the area I will travel to continue being cared for by Dr. Lestingi.

Reviewed on November 11, 2018 6:00 PM

Dr. Lestingi is awesome!! He really cares and takes wonderful care of me and treating my cancer. He works like a well oiled machine with my chemo nurse X!! They make a great team and I really feel like with them my health and cancer treatment s are in excellent hands!!!

Reviewed on November 5, 2018 6:00 PM

Execellent doctor

Reviewed on October 29, 2018 7:00 PM

I truly like Dr. Lestingi he nice, funny and always has a smile on his face no matter what.

Reviewed on October 17, 2018 7:00 PM

Excellent - Always trying to help me find a better way to cope with my illness -

Reviewed on October 17, 2018 7:00 PM

He is an easy to get along with doctor; I am a fairly new patient of his.

Reviewed on August 6, 2018 7:00 PM

From the drs to staff everyone showed total concern for me. I would recommend your hosp. and staff to everyone. Thank you for your help.

Reviewed on August 6, 2018 7:00 PM

Very informative and to the point, Answered all my questions that I could think of asking during my office visit.

Reviewed on August 3, 2018 7:00 PM

Always excellent.

Reviewed on July 29, 2018 7:00 PM

Love my DR. He is a kind, smart, Dr. who thinks outside the box if necessary to always give my complicated health issues the best treatment possible. I would highly recommend him!!

Reviewed on July 23, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Lestingi is very professional. He really cares about his patients. He is easy to talk to & answers all my questions.

Reviewed on July 16, 2018 7:00 PM


Reviewed on June 27, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Lestingi is a very caring person and he called me right away and told me about my lab results, I would highly recommend this doctor to my friends & family.

Reviewed on May 22, 2018 7:00 PM

Love doctor Lestingi. very caring

Reviewed on May 7, 2018 7:00 PM

doctor saw me right away for problem. problem was addressed and test was ordered. happy with the care i received.

Reviewed on May 5, 2018 7:00 PM

Doctor Lestingi and the nurses have always been helpful in answering my questions and helping me. My visits are at the Niles office.

Reviewed on May 3, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Lestingi is a wonderful provider - He always listens to my concerns & different ideas to treat my cancer. I refer him to anyone needing an oncologist. He's absolutely wonderful!!

Reviewed on May 2, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Lestingi is one of the nicest people I have ever met. He is a top notch doctor whom I trust completely with my care. He is knowledgable, kind, caring, compassionate, and honest. Anyone who is unfortunate enough to be diagnosed with cancer would be blessed to entrust their care to Dr. Lestingi.

Reviewed on April 29, 2018 7:00 PM

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Medical Areas of Expertise

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Clinical Interests

  • Bladder Cancer
  • Breast Cancer
  • Colo-Rectal Cancer
  • Gastric Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymphoma
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Skin Cancer
  • Testicular Cancer


  • 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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