Michelle L. Prickett, MD

Michelle L. Prickett, MD

4.9 
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Primary Specialty

Pulmonology

Secondary Specialty

  • Critical Care Medicine

Insurance

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Accepting New Patients

Practice Focus Areas

  • Allergic Bronchopulmonary Aspergillosis
  • Atypical Mycobacterial infection
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • 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
Physician Category:
Northwestern Medicine Physician Network
On Medical Staff At:
Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Ratings and Reviews

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Overall Rating

4.9
4.9 

189 Ratings

Reviews from Patients

100 Most Recent Reviews

Reviews from Patients

100 Most Recent Reviews

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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October 16, 2020

5.0

Dr. Prickett is an outstanding doctor. I would recommend her to anyone.

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October 16, 2020

5.0

I find Dr. Prickett to be very knowledgeable.

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October 14, 2020

5.0

She is so knowledgeable and understands my condition. She provides the confidence that I was looking for in a specialist.

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October 14, 2020

5.0

They are so thorough and listen to their patients. Everyone in the department is so polite and kind. Dr. Prickett and her nurse, Katie, are amazing. They have walked me through my reactions to medicine with so much diligence and compassion.

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October 13, 2020

5.0

Above and beyond anyone's expectations: Michelle Prickett! I would recommend her to anyone lucky enough to be in her care.

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October 13, 2020

5.0

I can't imagine a better doctor than Michelle Prickett. The pulmonology Department @ Northwestern is beyond reproach and ahead of any other hospital.

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October 10, 2020

5.0

She asked many questions as did I, and all was answered.

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October 10, 2020

5.0

She asked many questions as did I, and everything was answered.

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October 09, 2020

5.0

She listens, cares,explains and is on top of things?üòå

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September 27, 2020

5.0

She is empathic, thoughtful and knowledgeable

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September 27, 2020

5.0

Dr. Prickett addressed all of my concerns and offered helpful suggestions

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September 24, 2020

5.0

Dr Prickett is on top of it - I learned a lot in this visit and feel good about the plans going forward.

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September 24, 2020

5.0

Dr. Prickett have explain to me clearly my needed care. She listened well, patient and never rush me. Thank you so much.

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September 21, 2020

5.0

Always listens and explains test results and treatment plan.

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September 21, 2020

5.0

Dr. Prickett is great. Would have given a 10 but when I left nobody was there to sign me out and print my after visit instructions.

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September 21, 2020

5.0

Prompt appointments; good exam and follow-up

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September 17, 2020

5.0

My experience is that she's an outstanding physician.

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September 17, 2020

5.0

Exceptional care!

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September 10, 2020

5.0

Dr. Prickett and her PA are thoughtful, encouraging and helpful to me with my myriad of lung issues. When I get really sick, they are always available to help.

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September 10, 2020

5.0

Dr Prickett is awesome. Talks to me at length about my condition. I greatly appreciate the candor.

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September 10, 2020

5.0

Always good at listening.

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September 10, 2020

5.0

Attentive and seeking to understand my concerns as well as responding to concerns.

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September 08, 2020

5.0

She is the best in every way Her expertise is beyond reproach, yet she friendly and approachable.

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September 08, 2020

5.0

First, I am privileged to have one of the best pulmonologist in the United States She and her team have helped change my life.

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September 03, 2020

5.0

Dr. Priched is a very helpful understanding position and she listens to you

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September 03, 2020

5.0

My doctor Pritchett is very nice and the people treat you like you're human beans

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August 28, 2020

5.0

The follow up and attention to detail. Interested in my care.

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August 27, 2020

5.0

Good doctor

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August 24, 2020

5.0

Very easy to talk with in every language and makes you feel relaxed

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August 24, 2020

5.0

Doctor was the first doctor with knowledge of disease... answered all questions

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August 21, 2020

5.0

She takes the time to explain everything thoroughly and so I can understand since I'm not a doctor. She's personable, and easy to talk to, and knows her stuff.

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August 10, 2020

5.0

Dr. Prickett was on time, professional and kind. She sat with me with for a significicant amount of time, answered all of my questions without judgement, and provided me with great relief. .She followed up with me the following day about my radiographs. I would see her and reccomend her to anyone for pulmonology care.

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July 20, 2020

5.0

She gets to know you and your lifestyle. She listens well, and is very knowledgable.

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July 20, 2020

5.0

DrPrickett asked all the right questions on our phone call. But, she can't listen to my lungs that way, so in person visits are better. Right now I am okay, so that was not a big deal.

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