Charulatha P. Nagar, MD

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Primary Specialty

Neurology

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Education

Medical Education:
MD, JSS Medical College (India) - 1990
Residency:
Loyola University Medical Center - 2000

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology - Neurology (Certified)

Faculty Profile

Health System Clinician, Feinberg School of Medicine

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Practice Groups and Affiliations

Medical Group:
Northwestern Medical Group
Alignment Category:
Northwestern Medicine Physician Network
On Medical Staff At:
Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital

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5.0
5.0 

949 Ratings

Reviews from Patients

100 Most Recent Reviews

Reviews from Patients

100 Most Recent Reviews

August 30, 2022

5.0

Dr. Nagar was OUTSTANDING!

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August 29, 2022

5.0

Her knowledge caring interest in what I say.....

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August 27, 2022

5.0

Dr Nagar was awesome, so friendly and caring, loved meeting her. She took time to assess me, listened to my story of symptoms and I never felt rushed. I just wish my insurance covered me seeing her.

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August 26, 2022

5.0

Excellent doctor

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August 25, 2022

5.0

Dr Nagar is very knowledgeable, thorough , friendly. She explains everything so well & understandable.Totally trusts what she says or recommends . Just awesome!

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August 25, 2022

5.0

I have already recommended her to two of my friends. I hope she can help them as they are very frustrated and not getting answered anywhere else.

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August 23, 2022

5.0

Explained on the first question

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August 22, 2022

5.0

Dr. Nagar is willing to adapt to my needs and looks at data before prescribing treatment.

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August 22, 2022

5.0

Amazing Physivian who advocates for her patients

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August 19, 2022

5.0

She knows her stuff and is a kind caring person

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August 19, 2022

5.0

Understanding and patient.

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August 17, 2022

5.0

Excellent careOutstanding people skillsOutstanding Physician

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August 14, 2022

5.0

Es una gran doctora desde que atiende a mi esposo el está mejor claro que la recomiendo el cien por ciento

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August 13, 2022

5.0

I feel a deep responsibility whenever I’m asked by a friend to recommend a doctor. With Dr Nagar I never hesitate because I’m certain they will receive exceptional care.

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August 12, 2022

5.0

Caring empathetic kind listens to the patient . Takes time to explain. Brilliant !!

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August 10, 2022

5.0

Dr Nagar is very professional and thorough

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August 08, 2022

5.0

She makes ur clear that her patients matter to her.

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August 06, 2022

5.0

Dr. Nagar provided some of the best care I have ever experienced with any doctor. She took the time to look into my history and recommend tests to explain my condition and what course of action we should take. She is truly an excellent doctor

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August 05, 2022

5.0

Listens well and explains options. Willing to keep trying until get positive results.

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August 03, 2022

5.0

Dr Nagar was very thorough and kind

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August 02, 2022

5.0

Dr Nagar is a very excellent doctor.

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August 01, 2022

5.0

Professional, thoughtful, caring and provides helpful information in order to understand diagnosis

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August 01, 2022

5.0

Dr. Nagar takes my concerns seriously and offers good advice.

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July 30, 2022

5.0

She is very easygoing, relatable.

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July 28, 2022

5.0

Knowledgeable

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July 28, 2022

5.0

Dr Nagar asked insightful questions, listened, and defined a treatment plan that I feel comfortable with. I am confident in her expertise and appreciate her warm and caring manner.

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July 27, 2022

5.0

I would give her greater than a 10! She is so caring and compassionate.

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July 27, 2022

5.0

Doctor and staff

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July 24, 2022

5.0

Dr Nagar takes the time to answer all of your questions. She is a gem!!!

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July 23, 2022

5.0

Very prompt and informative. Easily answered all questions.

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July 23, 2022

5.0

She is very intelligent and will help her patients new or established.

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July 23, 2022

5.0

Very educated and knowledgeable in her work

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July 20, 2022

5.0

Dr. Nagar is very attentive. She listened to my needs and felt genuinely interested in my well being, something I really appreciated!

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July 20, 2022

5.0

The doctor listened to my concerns

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July 19, 2022

5.0

I trust her decision making skills to provide care that suites my issues

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July 18, 2022

3.0

Did not see the doctor as the equipment was not working and they did not know when it would be available again.

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July 17, 2022

5.0

Dr. Nagar was very nice, and explained the procedure to me and answered all my questions.

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July 16, 2022

5.0

excellent service

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July 16, 2022

5.0

Very knowledgeable

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July 15, 2022

5.0

A very thorough exam, helpful explanations, not rushing through appointment, patient friendly. She is an excellent doctor.

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July 12, 2022

5.0

Her personality and caring.

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July 11, 2022

5.0

She is attentive,bright,open to the patient, and soooo knowledgeable. She explains everything thoroughly.

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July 08, 2022

5.0

Very caring and knows her patients

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July 07, 2022

5.0

Her care is outstanding!

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July 07, 2022

5.0

A very caring doctor!!

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July 07, 2022

5.0

Dr. Nagar is the best doctor I have ever had. She truly cares about her FSHD muscular dystrophy patients.

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July 07, 2022

5.0

She take time and listens and explain to me what is going on.

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July 07, 2022

5.0

She’s so kind.

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July 06, 2022

5.0

Dr Nagar is a very knowledgeable, kind and caring neurologist. I am blessed to have her as my doctor.

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July 05, 2022

5.0

She's a very caring and knowledgeable doctor.

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July 04, 2022

5.0

Excellent doctor

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June 29, 2022

5.0

She is just fabulous!

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June 29, 2022

5.0

She spent awhile talking to me to determine the best next steps.

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June 27, 2022

5.0

I very satisfied

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June 27, 2022

5.0

Por lo mismo que explicó en la primera pregunta.

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June 26, 2022

5.0

Extremely kind. She is easy to talk too and a great listener.

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June 24, 2022

5.0

My 2nd neurologist. This one said she will find the reason why I have neuropathy.

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June 24, 2022

5.0

Dr. Nagar is compassionate, thorough, professional and easy to engage. I’m very fortunate she has become my neurologist and feel that she truly “cares” for her patients.

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June 24, 2022

5.0

Dr. Nagar listened, asked great questions, and came up with a plan of attack.

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June 24, 2022

5.0

dr nagar is a very caring and compassionate person with regard to comfort during the procedures !

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June 23, 2022

5.0

Very happy and satisfied with Dr. Nagars diagnosis and treatment of my issues. She listens and never rushes with visits and answers all questions and explains everything clearly.

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June 22, 2022

5.0

Always thinking out of the box on how to help her patients with their medical issues.Good listener who asks her patients for feedback and makes constructive recommendations based on feedback.

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June 20, 2022

5.0

Toma su tiempo y muestra buen interest en los temas de preocupación del paciente!

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June 17, 2022

5.0

Good at her job

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June 16, 2022

5.0

Amazing physician, but even more important, an incredible person who always makes me feel cared for and understood.

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June 15, 2022

5.0

Excellent doctor

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June 13, 2022

5.0

Efficient nice knowledgsble

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June 13, 2022

5.0

Caring doctor. Always looking for the best results.

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June 01, 2022

5.0

as above

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June 01, 2022

5.0

Great physician.

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May 31, 2022

5.0

Very friendly. Very attentive. Addressed all of my concerns. Came up with a treatment plan

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May 14, 2022

5.0

Dr. Nagar is extremely kind, thorough, caring and compassionate!

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May 13, 2022

5.0

She’s a very intuitive doctor. She listens she shares her ideas with us It always has something new that she can share with us

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May 12, 2022

5.0

OMG Dr. Nagar talks to you in real words. Is patient and thorough, compassionate and BRILLIANT!

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May 12, 2022

5.0

Because she is a fabulous doctor.

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May 10, 2022

5.0

She's approachable, and answers all of my questions. I always leave confident in her current treatment plan, and feel as if she's in this with me. She both respects and treats me as if I'm a responsible adult--no longer a given within NMs system

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May 10, 2022

5.0

I want to recognize dr. C. Nagar. The best doctor I have ever had. I Have utmost confidence in her, and while I didn’t like what she had to say, I feel I am in good hands.

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May 10, 2022

5.0

Dr Nagar rocks!

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May 06, 2022

4.0

Fantastic doctor, but not easy to schedule the next appt.

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May 06, 2022

5.0

Dr Nagar has been nothing but remarkable for me. Her gentle heart, knowledge of migraines, passion to help ease the pain and things us sufferers go thru, and overall care she provides is forever appreciated. I love you Dr. Nagar!

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May 05, 2022

5.0

Dr Nagar was extremely knowledgeable with an amazing bedside manner. Not easy to find nowadays. I was impressed.

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May 05, 2022

5.0

Extremely supportive and knowledgeable concerning my health

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May 04, 2022

5.0

She is thorough, caring and professional. Very knowledgeable and trustworthy

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May 04, 2022

5.0

Dr. Nagar was very kind and compassionate. Today was my Mom’s first appointment and she felt very comfortable talking to Dr. Nagar.Dr. Nagar is a great listener and thoroughly responds to questions or concerns. She was very focused on my Mom during the entire appointment.

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May 04, 2022

5.0

Dr. Nagar is extremely knowledgeable and professional.

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May 03, 2022

5.0

Dr. Nagar is extremely personable, knowledgeable, patience, kind and sincere. She thorough in her evaluation and helped comfort me on a direction for next steps. She is an asset to NW and the LFH

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April 30, 2022

5.0

caring doctor who listens

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April 29, 2022

5.0

Efficient, timely, professional, informative, and caring.

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April 29, 2022

5.0

All was well

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April 28, 2022

5.0

Dr Nagar is an excellent Neurologist.

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April 26, 2022

5.0

She has great bedside manners and communication skills

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April 24, 2022

5.0

Took time to listen, was thorough and kind

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April 23, 2022

5.0

Dr. Nagar is very caring. She takes time and doesn't rush through your appointment. Very knowledgeable.

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April 21, 2022

5.0

Prior experience with her and staff

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April 17, 2022

5.0

Great listener. Prescribes reasonable approaches to care,

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April 17, 2022

4.0

Seemed helpful.

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April 15, 2022

5.0

Dr. Nagar puts the patient’s needs & care as her top priority.

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March 31, 2022

5.0

Very nice

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March 29, 2022

5.0

Dr. Nagar is very capable, pleasant and reassuring.

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March 29, 2022

5.0

Dr Nagar is the best!

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