Dr. James Cunnar

Family Medicine
Naperville, IL
26 years experience male

Locations

Office

Naperville, IL

Address

2272 W 95th St, Suite 325, Naperville, IL
Directions

Insurances accepted

Aetna

BlueCross BlueShield

Cigna

Medicare

UnitedHealthcare

Aetna Life Insurance Company

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois

Office

Naperville, IL

DuPage Family Medicine

Naperville, IL

About

Bio

Fiercely independent. Believe that smaller practices deliver a more personal healthcare experience than big box medicine. I enjoy all aspects of family medicine, from newborn care to geriatrics.

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Family Medicine

Family Medicine, Board Certified

Licenses

United States: Illinois

Languages spoken

German

Doctor Q&A

639 Answers
138 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Cunnar
26 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: HSV can cause central nervous system infection, including encephalitis, which is an infection of the brain itself.
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A male asked:
Dr. James Cunnar
26 years experience Family Medicine
Unsure of question: Not sure what you are asking. Discuss with your urologist (the type of surgeon who would address this problem) your options. They may recommend simp ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Cunnar
26 years experience Family Medicine
It can be: Women commonly have different menstrual periods. It sounds like this one for you was out of the ordinary. Monitor your next 2 periods. If they rem ... Read More
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Testimonials
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May 4, 2013
A strong independent voice for medicine who clearly puts his patients' interests before those of corporate medicine. His answers on this site are thorough, insightful and plain spoken... just what pa...Read More
Mar 9, 2014
Dr Cunnar has a vast fund of knowledge that allows for effectively contributing to this online community of health.
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Cunnar is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you. I have considered an enema. I would do anything not to use laxitives, even surgery! every time I have used them even those kind, the waves of pain that I get for 2-4hrs till bowel comes ou...Read More
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Thank you for the quick reply. I'm applying for private health insurance and my last cholesterol check had total of 251 (flagged as high), but HDL of 83. So I'm just outside of the 3 to 1 rule. ...Read More
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as short as the answer was,it helped alot. After sending out my question,i began to decrease my carbs and sugar intake and increase my vegie and fruit intake.My weight instantly began to drop. By the ...Read More

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Southern Illinois University School of Medicine
Graduated 1994MD

Medical/Graduate school

University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Graduated 1990MD

Medical/Graduate school

University of Notre Dame
MD

Medical/Graduate school

Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, IL
Graduated 1994MD

Residency

Memorial Hospital of South Bend

Affiliations

American Academy of Family Physicians
Illinois Academy of Family Physicians
DuPage Family Medicine
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