John P. Vaikutis, DO

John P. Vaikutis, DO

4.9 
458 ratings  Read Reviews
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Primary Specialty

Family Medicine

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Accepting New Patients

Education

Residency:
Franciscan St James Health - 1992

Board Certifications

  • American Osteopathic Board of Family Physicians - Family Medicine (Certified)

Practice Groups and Affiliations

Medical Group:
Northwestern Medicine Regional Medical Group
Physician Category:
Northwestern Medicine Physician Network
Northwestern Medicine Regional Medical Group
On Medical Staff At:
Central DuPage Hospital

Ratings and Reviews

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Overall rating

4.9
4.9 
458 Ratings
  • Friendly & Courteous
    5.0
  • Will Recommend to Others
    5.0
  • Clear Explanations
    5.0
  • Shows Concern
    5.0
  • Includes You In Decisions
    5.0
  • Explains Medications
    5.0
  • Follow-Up Instructions
    4.9
  • Easy to Understand
    5.0
  • Time Spent With Patient
    5.0
  • Confidence in Doctor
    5.0

Reviews from Patients

109 Reviews

November 04, 2019

Dr. Vaikutis has been my doctor for years. All went well.

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November 02, 2019

Dr. Vaikutis is exceptional in terms of his patient mannerisms. He is also very 'human' (vs. clinical/transactional), remembers the family, as well as history of visits with him. The care feels very personalized and is never rushed.

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November 02, 2019

Dr Vaikutis is always nice to see my in-laws were his patients for quite a few years great dr! he came to their funerals really meant a lot to our family

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November 02, 2019

My husband and I have been with Dr Vaikutis for over 13 years and he is the BEST doctor we ever had. His concern for his patients goes above and beyond. I particularly like the fact he explains everything and never makes us feel rushed.

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October 25, 2019

Dr. Vaikutis is a cut above any doctor I have known. he is knowledgeable and straightforward. he is easy to talk to and listens and although he is always booked solid, I never feel rushed.

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October 19, 2019

Dr. Vaikutis always shows me such respect and concern about my problems and asks how my personal life is going as well as my health.

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October 15, 2019

Dr. Vaikutis is a wonderful doctor and person. He always listens to all concerns from patients.

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October 04, 2019

I can't ask for a better doctor to take care of me!

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September 23, 2019

Dr. Vaikutis is always patient and thorough. He listens carefully and has never made me feel rushed. His focus is genuinely on the patient in front of him as opposed to getting in and out of the exam room.

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September 19, 2019

Dr. Viakutis is awesome. He should be recognized by Northwestern as an outstanding physician!

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September 17, 2019

I have been seeing dr Vaikutis for 19 years. I have followed him through many location moves. I have also recommended him to other people. He's an awesome dr.

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September 17, 2019

Dr vaikutis is probably the best doctor you have

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September 15, 2019

great Dr.

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September 09, 2019

The doctor is very thorough.

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September 07, 2019

Our first visit with Dr. Vaikutis was very helpful and informative. He was friendly and professional, spending the time we needed to answer our questions and to get us connected to the specialists needed since we have just moved from out-of-state.

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August 21, 2019

Even though Dr V is out of my current network, I pay cash just so I can see him!! I have been with him for years and totally trust him as my primary

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August 10, 2019

Dr. V. is the best doctor I've ever had.

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August 05, 2019

For all the meds I am on I think I am doing or had a lot of questions on meds - always got an answer - - -

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July 29, 2019

I have been going to Dr Vaikutis for many years. He is always the best

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July 26, 2019

Dr Vykuitis is the best.

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July 14, 2019

Always listens and gives great feedback to my concerns. I feel very confident and informed by my Doctor

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July 13, 2019

This provider treats me with respect for my intelligence. He allows me to utilize every visit as a learning experience to gain insight into technical medical areas.

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June 30, 2019

very good

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June 23, 2019

Dr. Vaikutis is the best. I actually have a thank you card that I wrote to thank him for his ability to always be able to diagnose what is going on and with much compassion and concern.

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June 22, 2019

I have been seeing Dr. Vaikutis for almost 18 years and he has an interest in me like I am his only patient. He listens to my problems and discusses these with me and we arrive and agreement as to what should happen next. He always seems to send me to the specialist that can help me correct my problems. I have the utmost confidence in him.

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June 19, 2019

He is an amazing doctor. He is thorough and cares about his patients!

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June 17, 2019

Excellent experience. The doctor spent a lot of time with me and was very attentive.

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June 13, 2019

A number one dr. he is great concerned about patient. Keep up with his patients condition.

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May 29, 2019

I have referred multiple people to Dr. V. and all are very happy that I did.

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May 27, 2019

Five Star treatment from a Five Star Doctor

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May 25, 2019

I have been seeking a family physician for a couple of years, and finally know that I've found him. His knowledge, coupled with his people skills, put me at ease and I left confident and happy that I selected this doctor.

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May 24, 2019

Dr Vaikutis has been my Primary Care Physician for a number of years. He has willingly helped with the extra work of preparing the forms needed each year for my flight physical and exhibits great care to direct my medical care.

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May 17, 2019

Very happy to have NW and Dr. Viakutis.

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May 16, 2019

very confident in NM @ my doctor specifically

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May 15, 2019

Love *Dr. V!

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May 15, 2019

Dr. V is always patient and understanding as we discuss the reason for my visit. It is a real pleasure to see him.

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May 10, 2019

Excellent holistic physician. Exhibits care & concern & engages one in their own care.

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May 10, 2019

Dr. V is the BEST!

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May 10, 2019

Dr. Vaikutis is a good listener and understands the needs and concerns of a middle-aged adult athlete who has decent body awareness.

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April 30, 2019

Vikutus was great.

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April 30, 2019

excellent

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April 25, 2019

dr V is an EXCEPTIONAL physician

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March 21, 2019

very thankful for the time and compassion shown during the visit.

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March 21, 2019

He is the absolute Best!

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March 14, 2019

I've been going to this Dr. for 20 years or so. Followed him to 5 different locations and will continue to do so.

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March 13, 2019

Dr. John Vaikutis was great. He patiently answered questions, showed genuine interest in my health and friendly.

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March 13, 2019

I have referred friends and family.

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February 25, 2019

Dr. Viakutis has always been rated as even better than very good.

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February 23, 2019

I have been seeing Dr. Vaikutis for over 15 years and trust him with my life. He helps me seek out answers to my problems and when he is stumped he sends me to the right specialist to help with my problems. I will continue to recommend him as my doctor.

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February 16, 2019

A good experience with Dr. Vaikutis.

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February 15, 2019

i have been a patient of Dr. Vaikutis for over two decades. He truly cares about his patients and takes the time to listen to them. I never feel like I'm just a number.

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February 15, 2019

I have recommended Dr. Vaikutis to many, he is the best Physician ever experienced

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February 10, 2019

Dr answered all of my questions. I always have confidence in his care.

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January 24, 2019

I think so highly of Dr Viakutis.

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January 18, 2019

Dr Vykuitis is excellent. He is the best doctor I have ever had.

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January 17, 2019

good

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December 31, 2018

Dr Viakutis spent quite a bit of time to make sure he answered all my concerns. Great doctor

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December 30, 2018

Dr Vaikutis is an outstanding physician! in the past he identified my gallbladder problem and persisted in more testing that revealed a problem!he is prompt in response when I had a respiratory problem earlier, I am fine and healthy!

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December 29, 2018

knowledgeable, sincere, and caring

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December 25, 2018

Dr Viakutis is an excellent doctor who shows immense care and concern

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December 21, 2018

Dr. Viakutis is a model doctor that should be used as the standard that others are measured against in the NW system.

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December 18, 2018

Dr. Vaikutis is the best. Makes you feel comfortable and spends time talking with you. He does not hurry through the exam. Something I like.

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December 11, 2018

Dr Vaikutis makes me feel so well respected and taken care of. I have no issues discussing health problems with him, and he lets me know what needs to be done next.

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December 11, 2018

couldn't be more pleased

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December 07, 2018

Dr. Vaikutis is the finest Dr. I have every worked with.

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November 22, 2018

I am very lucky to have doctor Viakutis.

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November 09, 2018

I have been seeing Dr. Vaikutis for 17 years because he makes me feel very comfortable and always seems to know the answer to my problems or at least sends me in the right direction to someone who can help.

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November 01, 2018

I have had many of my friends come to Dr Vaikutis. He is so concerned about the total part of me and is always interested to help address any issue

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October 28, 2018

I have been going to Dr. Vaicutis for many years.

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October 23, 2018

No complaints. Dr. Vaikutis is the BEST.

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October 12, 2018

good

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October 01, 2018

We need more medical doctors like *Dr. John Vaikutis. He is excellent.

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September 22, 2018

Physician is wonderful. Made my kids as myself, laugh.

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September 05, 2018

I felt a little rushed at this visit.

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September 02, 2018

Dr. Vaikutis goes above and beyond. he is always booked solid and yet treats me like he has all day during my appointment. I always bring a page full of questions and concerns. he is the best doctor I have ever known.

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August 26, 2018

Dr. V is a true professional that connects with me on a personal level and really cares about his patients well being.

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August 13, 2018

I recommend *Dr. Vaikutis to everyone.

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July 31, 2018

good

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July 27, 2018

Dr. V spent over one and a half hours attending to all my needs !

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July 27, 2018

always takes the time to answer all questions/concerns

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July 26, 2018

Dr Vaikutis is the best. I was there for a physical. I've been a patient for almost 15 years and would go to no one else. He spent 40 minutes talking me to about our families as he really cares about people. He is amazingly kind and respects you as a patient and a person.

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July 23, 2018

I was very comfortable with the care and explanation given.

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July 23, 2018

I have recommended Dr. Vaikutis to others.

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July 11, 2018

Dr. V is outstanding. Patient, easy to question and understand and quite thorough in his explanations. He shows great attentiveness and awareness of me personally (and my family). He represents NWH very well.

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July 09, 2018

I have been seeing Dr. Vaikutis for over 15 years and we have a very good relationship in that he knows quite a bit about me and my family which helps with him discussing my problems.

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July 06, 2018

DR VAIKUTIS IS ONE OF THE BEST DOCTORS I HAVE EVER SEEN. HE IS ALWAYS SO KNOWLEDGEABLE AND SHOW TRUE CONCERN FOR YOU.

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June 21, 2018

Dr Vaikutis has a wonderful "bedside"manner and I always feel at ease with him!

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June 19, 2018

Dr Vaikutis is awesome very personable and cares about patients

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June 16, 2018

Dr Vaikutis is an exceptional physician. I will follow him wherever he practices medicine

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June 13, 2018

I could not ask for a better and more compassionate physician.

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April 30, 2018

Love the time the dr. spends w/us. I never feel rushed.

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April 27, 2018

I needed a primary care physician. I have not been to a regular doctor in years. Dr. Vaikutis spent an hour with me and treated me like I had been his patient for years. I told my husband about my experience and he is going to make an appointment with him also.

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April 21, 2018

EXCEPTIONAL!!!

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April 18, 2018

Dr. Vaikutis has been and continues to be engaged with my questions, concerns and health.

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April 15, 2018

Dr. Vaikutis has been very good in all care I have needed and follows up on my treatment in a few weeks.

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April 15, 2018

Dr. Vaikutis and Staff are FIRST CLASS health care providers!!

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March 24, 2018

best dr I have ever seen

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March 24, 2018

Could not ask for a better doctor than Dr. Vaikutis.

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March 18, 2018

wonderful bedside manner

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March 13, 2018

dr. Vaikutis is outstanding.

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March 12, 2018

I have been seeing Dr. Vaikutis for years. I appreciate his expertise. He listens well and shows a real interest.

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February 25, 2018

Dr Vaikutis is a SUPERB physician, knowledgeable, friendly and caring. it is indeed an honor to receive care at this facility.

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February 24, 2018

Love Dr. V.

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February 10, 2018

I have known him for 20 years and feel very comfortable with him. he is very caring and included me in any decision making

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February 03, 2018

Dr. Vaikutis spent a lot of time explaining everything, he's always great when I come in

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February 03, 2018

Dr Vaikutis has been my doctor for a number of years always excellent care.

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January 23, 2018

Dr Viakutis is the best

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January 19, 2018

I have been seeing Dr. Vaikutis for almost 17 years and he shows such concern for my problems that I feel better every time I see him.

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January 18, 2018

Dr. Vaikutis is great

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