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Joseph Kent, MD

Dr. Kent is an infectious disease doctor in the Chicago area. He is affiliated with Little Company of Mary Hospital and 4 more hospitals.
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Conditions treated

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437 doctors
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436 doctors
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218 doctors
Dr. Kent saw more fever patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Chicago area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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580 doctors
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580 doctors
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289 doctors
Dr. Kent saw more pneumonia patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Chicago area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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99 doctors
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99 doctors
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49 doctors
Dr. Kent saw more pressure ulcer patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Chicago area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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80 doctors
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80 doctors
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40 doctors
Dr. Kent saw more Crohn's disease patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Chicago area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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82 doctors
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82 doctors
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40 doctors
Dr. Kent saw more C. diff colitis patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Chicago area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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295 doctors
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295 doctors
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147 doctors
Dr. Kent saw more sepsis patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Chicago area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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83 doctors
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82 doctors
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41 doctors
Dr. Kent saw more aspiration patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Chicago area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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702 doctors
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702 doctors
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351 doctors
Dr. Kent saw more urinary tract infection (UTI) patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Chicago area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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588 doctors
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589 doctors
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294 doctors
Dr. Kent saw more cellulitis patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Chicago area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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148 doctors
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148 doctors
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74 doctors
Dr. Kent saw more ulcerative colitis (UC) patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Chicago area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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83 doctors
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83 doctors
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41 doctors
Dr. Kent saw more multiple sclerosis (MS) patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Chicago area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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23 doctors
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23 doctors
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11 doctors
Dr. Kent saw more gangrene patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Chicago area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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583 doctors
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583 doctors
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291 doctors
Dr. Kent saw more chronic kidney disease patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Chicago area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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90 doctors
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90 doctors
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44 doctors
Dr. Kent saw more osteomyelitis patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Chicago area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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1.0k doctors
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1.0k doctors
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509 doctors
Dr. Kent saw more type 2 diabetes patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Chicago area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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1.2k doctors
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1.2k doctors
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576 doctors
Dr. Kent saw more diabetes patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Chicago area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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193 doctors
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193 doctors
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96 doctors
Dr. Kent saw more encephalopathy patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Chicago area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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91 doctors
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91 doctors
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45 doctors
Dr. Kent saw more venous insufficiency patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Chicago area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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252 doctors
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252 doctors
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125 doctors
Dr. Kent saw more abscess patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Chicago area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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75 doctors
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75 doctors
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37 doctors
Dr. Kent saw more cholecystitis patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Chicago area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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25 doctors
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25 doctors
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12 doctors
Dr. Kent saw hidradenitis patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Chicago area. Learn more.
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103 doctors
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103 doctors
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51 doctors
Dr. Kent saw more leg ulcer patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Chicago area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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167 doctors
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166 doctors
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83 doctors
Dr. Kent saw more lung cancer patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Chicago area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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162 doctors
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162 doctors
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81 doctors
Dr. Kent saw more diverticulitis patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Chicago area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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173 doctors
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172 doctors
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86 doctors
Dr. Kent saw more pancreatitis patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Chicago area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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13 doctors
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14 doctors
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6 doctors
Dr. Kent saw more cholangitis patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Chicago area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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84 doctors
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84 doctors
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42 doctors
Dr. Kent saw more kidney infection patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Chicago area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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43 doctors
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42 doctors
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21 doctors
Dr. Kent saw pancreatic cancer patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Chicago area. Learn more.
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36 doctors
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35 doctors
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17 doctors
Dr. Kent saw more lymphedema patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Chicago area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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33 doctors
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32 doctors
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16 doctors
Dr. Kent saw more endocarditis patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Chicago area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
Locations

Dr. Kent sees patients and can be reached at the following location.

Office
13755 Cicero Ave
Crestwood, IL 60418
563 miles away

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Credentials
  • Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine
    MEDICAL EDUCATION, 1984
  • Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center/University of Cincinnati College of Medicine Program
    RESIDENCY

Hospital affiliations

Dr. Kent is able to admit and treat patients at the following hospitals.

  • Little Company of Mary Hospital
    B
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2018)
  • Advocate Christ Medical Center
    C
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2018)
  • Advocate South Suburban Hospital
    C
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2018)
  • MetroSouth Medical Center
    C
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2018)
  • Holy Cross Hospital
    D
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2018)

Insurance accepted

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Avera
  • Banner Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina
  • BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee
  • Capital District Physicians Health Plan
  • CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • CommunityCare
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • Dean Health Plan
  • EmblemHealth
  • Fallon Health
  • First Choice Health
  • FrontPath Health Coalition
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Group Health Cooperative
  • Group Health Cooperative of Eau Claire
  • Group Health Cooperative of South Central Wisconsin
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Hawaii Medical Assurance Association
  • Health Alliance
  • Health Alliance Plan of Michigan
  • Health First
  • Health Net
  • HealthCare Partners
  • HealthNow New York
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthPlus
  • HealthSCOPE Benefits
  • HealthSmart
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Independence Blue Cross AmeriHealth
  • Indiana University Health Plan
  • MVP Health Care
  • Magellan Health
  • MedCost
  • Medica
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Medicare
  • Meritain Health
  • Midlands Choice
  • Moda Health
  • MultiPlan
  • Neighborhood Health Plan
  • Network Health Plan
  • Optima Health
  • PacificSource
  • Physicians Health plan
  • Pomco
  • Priority Health
  • Rocky Mountain Health Plans
  • Security Health Plan
  • Southeastern Indiana Health Organization
  • SummaCare
  • SynerMed
  • TRICARE
  • Trilogy Health Insurance
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • UPMC Health Plan
  • United Healthcare
  • ValueOptions
  • WPS Health Insurance
  • WellMed Medical Management
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield