Michelle L. Prickett, MD

Michelle L. Prickett, MD

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Primary Specialty

Pulmonology

Secondary Specialty

  • Critical Care Medicine

Insurance

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Does Not Schedule or Accept New Patients

Practice Focus Areas

  • Allergic Bronchopulmonary Aspergillosis
  • Atypical Mycobacterial infection
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Chronic Lung Infections
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Pneumonia

Education

Medical Education:
MD, University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine - 2004
Residency:
McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University - 2007
Fellowships:
McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University - 2010

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine - Critical Care Medicine (Certified)
  • American Board of Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Disease (Certified)

Faculty Profile

Associate Professor, 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 Memorial Hospital

Ratings and Reviews

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Overall Rating

5.0
5.0 

203 Ratings

Reviews from Patients

100 Most Recent Reviews

Reviews from Patients

100 Most Recent Reviews

March 31, 2022

5.0

Compassionate expert

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March 31, 2022

5.0

She is a very knowledgeable and personable individual, down to earth and who cares about her patients

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March 25, 2022

5.0

Dr. Prickett is the best!

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March 24, 2022

5.0

Very willing to listen and answer my questions and concerns.

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February 26, 2022

5.0

Dr Prickett is a great doctor with an awesome “bedside manner”. She is friendly and knowledgeable.

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February 17, 2022

5.0

I love her! I’ve been a patient with your pulmonary dept. since 2000. and in the last ten years with Michelle. She is refreshingly “real”, down to earth, straight talking……and fun! She is a treasure. Give her a raise!

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February 14, 2022

5.0

She takes a personal interest in me, never rushing our conversations.

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February 10, 2022

5.0

Dr. Prickett explains things so that I can understand.

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February 03, 2022

5.0

Dr Prickett knows her stuff and has a good bedside manner.

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January 21, 2022

5.0

Knowledgeable! Interested in what’s best for individual patient.

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January 20, 2022

5.0

Dr Prickett is an excellent doctor that explains every concern I would have.

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January 17, 2022

5.0

There is no one like Dr. Prickett!!

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January 10, 2022

5.0

Dr. Prickett and her NP Katie go over and above in helping me deal with my illness. I have never had such wonderful care from any other doctor I have ever had. I'm so grateful that she is my doctor.

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December 27, 2021

5.0

The thoughtful and brilliant team with Dr. Prickett along with her expertise answer all my questions and offer excellent advise

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December 23, 2021

5.0

She's kept me healthy since my diagnosis, answers all your questions and never rushes in her examination visits

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December 16, 2021

5.0

Wonderful, kind, compassionate, professional and knowledgeable.

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December 13, 2021

5.0

I felt that my medical issues were addressed and that my plan for good health was iliustrated in a manner that I could handle. I felt confident that my doctor was aware of l my medical situation and that I am on a safe plan for the future.

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December 09, 2021

5.0

thorough, kind, interested in my concerns

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November 22, 2021

5.0

She is a careful doctor that is helping me deal with my issues.

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November 13, 2021

5.0

The best and most caring doctor: Michelle Prickett

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November 12, 2021

5.0

She is the best with her knowledge and caring.

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November 11, 2021

5.0

Dr Prickett is smart, caring,and intuitive. She always listens to my concerns and come up with solutions . Dr Prickett is the best dr I have ever had!

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October 31, 2021

5.0

Dr. Prickett is very knowledgeable. She explained every aspect of the disease I have and answered all my questions giving me plenty of time. I highly recommend her.

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October 28, 2021

5.0

Dr Prickett always takes time to answer all my questions, she sexplain everything and never rushes through an exam

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October 28, 2021

5.0

Excellent , caring doctor that explains everything.

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October 25, 2021

5.0

She’s excellent in every way-knowledge, care, accessible

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October 21, 2021

5.0

She is so knowledgeable and caring. I never feel rushed with Dr. Prickett and no question is off the table.

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October 19, 2021

5.0

Dr. Prickett takes time to answer all my questions.

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October 18, 2021

5.0

She is the Best! She is the reason I am at Northwestern. Her care to me is exceptional. She has taken care of me for years.

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October 17, 2021

5.0

extremely knowledgable, thorough, caring, and warm, as well as a great communicator. A pleasure to work with!

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October 16, 2021

5.0

Takes time to explain findings and recommend treatment consistent with perceive issues articulated by patient. Helps patient find potential solutions and makes self available for further discussions.

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September 27, 2021

5.0

My telehealth conference with Dr. Prickett was wonderfully positive for me, with guidance on some new antibiotics, blood tests for diagnosis, insights on dosages and future referrals to allergy specialists.

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September 23, 2021

5.0

There is no finer doctor.

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September 06, 2021

5.0

Dr. Prickett is very attentive

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August 16, 2021

5.0

Dr. Prickett. She takes time with you, listens to you, and gives you respect, and always has your best interest at heart. I trust her so much.

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August 16, 2021

5.0

Knowledgeable and compassionate.

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August 16, 2021

5.0

Dr. Prickett is a very caring & competent physician.She takes time to answer all my questions after discussing my test results,& I have confidence in her recommendations.

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August 09, 2021

5.0

Took time to examine and discuss the issues.

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July 19, 2021

5.0

Great care!

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June 24, 2021

5.0

Outstanding physician!

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June 11, 2021

5.0

Love dr Prickett. Facilities and staff are nice.

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May 27, 2021

5.0

Excellent doctor

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May 27, 2021

5.0

Clearly explains and describes medical issues, asks and answers concerns and questions, addresses how to move forward.

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May 27, 2021

5.0

No one compares to dr Prickett.

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May 27, 2021

5.0

I have been locking for a doc who understands and is knowledgeable about Bronchiectasis. She is it!

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May 20, 2021

5.0

Dr.Prickett is a very caring and empathetic physician. She always takes time to answer my questions without making me feel rushed, and I trust her to order the best treatments for my condition.

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May 17, 2021

5.0

She is extremely efficient and likeable. She makes you feel secure that you are getting the correct treatment

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May 14, 2021

5.0

Dr. Prickett took time to explain to me what she saw in the x-Ray. Also, different options for treatment.

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May 11, 2021

5.0

She listens to you and actually hears you. She is genuinely concerned of all aspects of her patients.

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May 06, 2021

5.0

Dr Prickett is very easy to talk to and very caring..

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May 06, 2021

5.0

Took all the time necessary to talk in depth, very knowledgable doctor

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April 29, 2021

5.0

High standard of care, allows time to ask questions and great bedside manner.

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April 16, 2021

5.0

I had a chance of loosing a lung because I was allergic to the medicine. Dr. Prickett found a way to be desensitized to the medicine. She treated my lung condition to the fullest. If I needed to email her she always got back to me. I just can enough for her. She’s an amazing doctor and person.

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April 08, 2021

5.0

Had a very nice discussion about my health.

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March 31, 2021

5.0

Dr. Prickett and her assistant Katie have been so helpful in calming my fears about an upcoming stay in the hospital. They are always available to answer all my questions.

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March 25, 2021

5.0

I know of no other doctor who explains everything to you in a way you can understand.

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March 25, 2021

5.0

Dr. Prickett scores top of the bar plus because she addresses all my questions and concerns in an organized professional way with medical and scientific facts yet explanations are easy to understand. She offers sound solutions. I feel like I am talking to a good friend who has my best interest at heart. It’s always informative and a pleasure to have an appointment with Dr. M Prickett .

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March 18, 2021

5.0

Listened to me. Was practical and very helpful to manage my lung problems

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March 18, 2021

5.0

Dr. Prickett took time to understand my concerns and the reason for my appointment. She was very thorough with her explanations. I felt as though I was understood and satisfied with the plan.

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March 09, 2021

5.0

Dr. Prickett is knowledgeable, detailed and personable and doesn't hesitate to to collaborate with other doctors.

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March 08, 2021

5.0

Excellent care

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March 04, 2021

5.0

Dr. Prickett was very knowledgeable and explained what I have and offered options for care.

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February 18, 2021

5.0

She is the best pulmonologist!

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February 18, 2021

5.0

Dr Prickett is a great diagnostician and takes the time to listen and answer all your questions.

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February 04, 2021

5.0

She explain and answer all my questions with all she knows how at my level of understanding. She is such a down to earth doctor. Again, Thank you so much Dr. Prickett. I usually refer her to all I know before. But because of covid, I hardly go out and know people like me anymore.

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January 28, 2021

5.0

The best doctor anyone can have. She can explain in a way you understand and trust. And she knows medicine! Not an alarmist which really helps.

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January 26, 2021

5.0

Dr. Prickett is a terrific doctor. She listens to my concerns and questions and treats them seriously. I feel she truly cares about my overall health and wants to give me the best care possible.

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January 21, 2021

5.0

Love Dr Prickett! She takes time to listen and explain any concerns you have.

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January 11, 2021

5.0

She is as good as it gets.

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January 11, 2021

5.0

She knows a lot and explains well.She is human and relates well to a patient. I have great confidence in her.

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January 08, 2021

5.0

Very friendly and knowledgeable

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December 31, 2020

5.0

Dr Prickett is an excellent physician. She spends time with her patients and is an outstanding diagnostician.

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December 28, 2020

5.0

She is very knowledgeable.

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December 24, 2020

5.0

Great communication skills. Excellent explanation regarding medical conditions and related issues. Excellent medication review and recommendations

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December 07, 2020

5.0

She takes the time to listen to you. It is like she truly understands what is going on with you. She is respectful, patient and kind yet get her point across of your care and progress. She is the best her and her staff.

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December 07, 2020

5.0

She is very knowledgeable and experienced with my condition.

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November 19, 2020

5.0

She gives you the straight scoop, is kind and generous with her time.

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November 13, 2020

5.0

Dr Prickett genuinely cares about her patients.

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November 12, 2020

5.0

Highly qualified and easy to talk to. She cares about all of her patients.

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November 12, 2020

5.0

Dr Prickett understood all my issues, explained them to me clearly and made a recommendation She has a very nice demeanor

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November 12, 2020

5.0

I believe all of my concerns were addressed in a very professional way

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November 09, 2020

5.0

Dr. Prickett was prepared, showed me the films of my previous and more recent CAT scan and explained the changes, discussed treatment options if things change ,encouraged questions and answered them completely and so that i could understand the answers and informed me she would talk with my cardiologist about our appointment and the recommendations she had made.

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November 06, 2020

5.0

Dr Prickett is perhaps one of the most professional and empathetic physicians that I have ever encountered. I had been having issues with the medication that I had been taking and she throughly canvassed her colleagues and others for a recommendation of a replacement . She is always available notwithstanding her responsibilities as a principal pulmonologist to NWM's Covid practice.

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November 06, 2020

5.0

Pays careful attention to details, professional, thoughtful

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November 06, 2020

5.0

Thoughtful, kind, professional,

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November 05, 2020

5.0

Dr. Prickett was excellent. She listened to everything I had to say, and answered all my questions. She offered new treatment suggestions and explained the rationale for them.

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November 03, 2020

5.0

Caring & very professional physician!Knowledgeable about my illness!

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November 02, 2020

5.0

Dr. Micelle Prickett has always given me the best advice regarding my pulmonary issue. My health condition has improved since I have been under Dr. Prickett's care.

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November 02, 2020

5.0

The staff working in the Pulmonary department have always been pleasant and encouraging in their communication with me.

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October 26, 2020

5.0

She has taken the necessary time to listen to my answers to her questions as well as asking me if I have any further questions.She explains her recommendations for treatment.

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October 26, 2020

5.0

The doctors have been very caring, but I did not give a 10 rating because it's not always easy to get an appt.

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October 26, 2020

5.0

Caring, Concerned, Committed. Easy to talk to. Personable. Her approach produces results

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October 26, 2020

5.0

A great staff and committed doctors

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October 22, 2020

5.0

Dr. Prickett is excellent! So knowledgeable and compassionate! I feel like I'm in good hands with her.

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October 22, 2020

5.0

She is very thorough, she listens and responds to concerns, and gives recommendations and followup recommendations. Very easy and comfortable person to have as a doctor

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October 22, 2020

5.0

Thorough and the doctor is awesome

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October 20, 2020

5.0

She takes her time and seems to really care about the whole person and answers all questions in a way I can understand.

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October 20, 2020

5.0

totally trust them

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October 19, 2020

5.0

She is very thorough, accessible and answers my questions.

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October 19, 2020

5.0

I like my doctor. I can walk to appointments. I feel safe

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