Nicholas J. Tapas, MD

Nicholas J. Tapas, MD

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Primary Specialty

Pediatrics

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Education

Medical Education:
MD, Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine - 1994
Residency:
Advocate Health Care (Advocate Children's Hospital/Park Ridge) - 1997

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics - Pediatrics (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

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582 Ratings

Reviews from Patients

100 Most Recent Reviews

Reviews from Patients

100 Most Recent Reviews

August 31, 2021

5.0

We had a great experience.

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August 30, 2021

5.0

Dr. Tapas took the time to get to know Wyatt and evaluate his issues. He was unable to make his first appointment after birth, however, he called while he was on vacation to check up on. Now a days, it is hard to find a doctor who treats their patients as people rather than numbers.

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August 29, 2021

5.0

He helps a lot.

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August 28, 2021

5.0

Exceptional bedside manner and clinical care

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August 28, 2021

5.0

Great care

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August 28, 2021

5.0

Dr. Tapas is our favorite! He is very thorough in his exam and never makes us feel rushed. We learn something new every visit and are so happy our daughter has the best Pediatrician around!!!

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August 27, 2021

5.0

He’s personable and shows genuine care every time we’ve been in. He relates to kids and balances humor with what he expects of them to get well.

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August 25, 2021

5.0

Dr. Tapas is amazing with my daughter! He is so helpful to me as a parent and is always positive at our appointments. I know we are in good hands with him as both of my daughter’s primary Pediatrician!

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August 21, 2021

5.0

Dr. Tapas is great. He was attentive and explained everything in detail. We didn’t have to wait and can truly tell he loves what he does.

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August 19, 2021

5.0

Friendly understanding answers my questions

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August 15, 2021

5.0

He is a great doctor. Friendly, thorough and took his time with us. He reviewed all of the records before we got there and made my son comfortable.

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August 10, 2021

5.0

He’s the very best!

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August 05, 2021

5.0

He’s personable and funny, but truly listens and connects with the kids.

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August 03, 2021

5.0

Dr Tapas's rapport with our sons has been fantastic through the years. He has a great demeanor that makes them feel at ease and comfortable with their own medical care.

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August 03, 2021

5.0

He’s a fantastic doctor and I’m so glad to have him taking care of both of my kids

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August 02, 2021

5.0

Friendly

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July 23, 2021

5.0

He truly cares

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July 20, 2021

5.0

Both physicians are some of the best we’ve met! Kids really liked them too!

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July 16, 2021

5.0

Dr Tapas is well known he care for his patients and make sure the parents understand, he take he’s time with every patient. I highly recommend it. My kids loves him as well

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July 16, 2021

5.0

He was great! Not our normal doctor, but he fit us in. I explained to him that my daughter was shy, especially around men, and he did a great job making her feel comfortable. Listened to everything, and explained everything very well!

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July 15, 2021

5.0

He knows pediatrics. We’ve been taking our kids to him since birth - over 8 years. He has been spot-on with some concerning issues.

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July 14, 2021

5.0

Trust

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July 13, 2021

5.0

Dr Tapas is just great!! He’s got such a great bedside manner with patients and parents. He’ll take the time to answer any questions. Please don’t let him retire!!!!!!

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July 13, 2021

5.0

Always great with kids shows he cares for kids health

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July 13, 2021

5.0

He is awesome! What a great disposition. He is able to make the kids laugh (even when they are not feeling their best) which helps us parents keep calm. Listens to problems makes great recommendations. Dr. Tapas always follows up on previous issues even if you haven't seen him in 6 months.

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July 06, 2021

5.0

Dr Tapas is a true partner in my son’s healthcare. He listens to us, reminds of of what we need to do and cares for my son with interest, care, and compassion. Thank you.

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June 26, 2021

5.0

Doctor didn’t rush us through the appointment. He was very thorough.

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June 24, 2021

5.0

Expert in his field, kind, patient, thorough, listens, good with kids, addresses all concerns

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June 22, 2021

5.0

He makes my kids comfortable and talks to them throughout their appointment while also talking with me about them. He takes the time to listen and truly address concerns and looks ahead at what we will need in the future.

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June 22, 2021

5.0

Dr Tapas is great with my boys! He’s a wonderful dr and I feel so confident in his care for my boys!

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June 21, 2021

5.0

Always caring and concerned

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June 15, 2021

5.0

He is the very very best

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June 14, 2021

5.0

He’s amazing with kids…really listens to what they are saying and adds humor to make them feel comfortable.

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June 10, 2021

5.0

Very helpful!

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June 07, 2021

5.0

He is the best!

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June 04, 2021

5.0

Dr Tapas takes his time, is patient with questions and has a great sense of humor!

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June 04, 2021

5.0

He’s so good with the parents and kids. Funny and light, but super informative- makes you feel very comfortable and informed with your healthcare needs/questions.

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June 03, 2021

5.0

He is wonderful!

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June 01, 2021

5.0

Always listens to our questions and makes us laugh!

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May 25, 2021

5.0

very professional and caring.

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May 25, 2021

5.0

He’s got a great relationship with the kids and parents.

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May 24, 2021

5.0

He is professional and has a great bed side manner.

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May 24, 2021

5.0

We adore him and he adores his patients. So lucky to have such a great partner!

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May 17, 2021

5.0

Dr. Tapas is really good with kids.

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May 12, 2021

5.0

Listened to our concerns

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May 11, 2021

5.0

He is personable and does a really nice job of being able to answer all my questions and relates with my son

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May 10, 2021

5.0

He is very very nice with my kids and I and my husband like him he is very kind.

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May 10, 2021

5.0

He is friendly, kind, thorough, takes his time, and is incredibly knowledgeable. He also has a great sense of humor. It feels like he enjoys his job and truly cares.

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May 06, 2021

5.0

He’s amazing! Very helpful, & I can see how much he cares for my kids which makes me happy and secured me that my kids have a great pediatrician.

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May 05, 2021

5.0

Thorough, friendly, expert in his field

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May 05, 2021

5.0

Dr. Tapas is the best pediatrician I have ever known.

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April 30, 2021

5.0

Good pediatrician. Very nice and explains everything well.

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April 22, 2021

5.0

He is personable and thorough and funny and makes you feel comfortable and truly cares about his patients.

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April 21, 2021

5.0

He’s the best!

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April 21, 2021

5.0

He’s very smart and personable, my kids love him.

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April 19, 2021

5.0

We love him as our pediatrician for both of our kids. He is great to talk to and really listens to us as parents

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April 16, 2021

5.0

He is caring, very patient. The appointments are quick and my child likes him.

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April 15, 2021

5.0

Reliable, reasonable, he cares and is attentive

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April 15, 2021

5.0

We could not ask for a better pediatrician! Dr. Tapas is the best!

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April 13, 2021

5.0

He always listens to concerns and is proactive in his care.

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April 12, 2021

5.0

So kind, encouraging, and calm

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April 11, 2021

5.0

He is thorough

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April 11, 2021

5.0

Thorough

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April 06, 2021

5.0

Dr. Tapas takes his time to listen and explain everything. Always willing to do the best for the patient.

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April 05, 2021

5.0

Dr Tapas really listens and is a partner in my sons healthcare. He’s great.

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April 03, 2021

5.0

Realistic and patient advice. Very encouraging and sensitive

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April 02, 2021

5.0

He is wonderful with patient care and all our questions!

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March 31, 2021

5.0

My child left the appointment saying this was his favorite doctor ever. And I was also very happy as the parent.

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March 25, 2021

5.0

Dr Tapas is very friendly making the kids and parents comfortable, well knowledgeable, take his time with each of his patients and parents . Explain and answer all u need.

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March 24, 2021

5.0

Both the boys and I trust him and like how he interacts.

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March 23, 2021

5.0

Dr Tapas is very friendly and great with the kids. Some of his celebrity impressions are pretty bad, but funny.

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March 20, 2021

5.0

Truly Cares and listens

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March 17, 2021

5.0

He’s wonderful

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March 17, 2021

5.0

Dr. Tapas is wonderful! Very personable, knowledgeable, and gives undivided attention during our appointments.

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March 10, 2021

5.0

Dr. Tapas was great with our little guy and answered all of our questions.

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March 10, 2021

5.0

Dr. Tapas has the fabulous combination of bedside manner, very easy to talk to, funny, great with both parents and kids and great medical knowledge.

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March 08, 2021

5.0

Dr. Tapas is open, honest, and caring individual. He talks to me as a person and treats my child individually.

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March 07, 2021

5.0

Amazing

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March 06, 2021

5.0

He was wonderful. Answered all of our questions. My daughter loved him.

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March 04, 2021

5.0

He’s great with parents and kids.

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March 02, 2021

5.0

He’s the very best

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February 24, 2021

5.0

He is funny and kind. Puts my Son at ease.

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February 23, 2021

5.0

We could not possibly adore Dr.Tapas more than we do! He somehow gives us all the time we need, but we never wait, which some how seems magical!

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February 17, 2021

5.0

He is fun and energetic. I can tell he loves his job and enjoys working with children!

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February 16, 2021

5.0

He was great with my son. He was well spoke and a good listener. I appreciated his knowledge and recommendations. The entire environment was low stress.

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February 15, 2021

5.0

He’s amazing

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February 15, 2021

5.0

His love for his job and the kids he sees is so apparent and makes everyone comfortable

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February 15, 2021

5.0

He connected with my teen boys immediately which made them feel comfortable with him.

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February 12, 2021

5.0

He is very knowledgeable and personable

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February 05, 2021

5.0

Dr Tapas knows my children, their histories, their personalities. He puts them at ease and does whatever he can to make them feel better.

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February 03, 2021

5.0

Basically, he is one of the best pediatricians in the Chicagoland area.

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February 02, 2021

5.0

Dr Tapas has always been amazing!! My son and him get along like old friends since my son was an infant. He is 14 now and isn’t afraid to talk to dr tapas about anything. His whole Staff is very friendly and it’s so nice. My niece and nephew see him too and he is always amazing. He is a rockstar!

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February 02, 2021

5.0

Dr.Tapas is one of a kind. We are blessed to have him as our pediatrician for so many years. Always knows what's best for my kids

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February 01, 2021

5.0

He’s great with the kids, very knowledgeable and funny.

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February 01, 2021

5.0

He’s knowledgeable, good with the kids, funny and runs in time.

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January 30, 2021

5.0

He cares.

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January 27, 2021

5.0

He was extremely professional, kind, made my kids feel relaxed and comfortable with him and was appreciative of our business

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January 27, 2021

5.0

He was extremely professional, kind, made my kids feel comfortable and relax during the visit and was appreciative of our business

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January 20, 2021

5.0

He’s fantastic

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January 19, 2021

5.0

Dr. Is very friendly and talks to my teen and makes him feel comfortable.

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