View map

Dr. Niby Mathew, MD

Family Physician, Primary Care Doctor

Professional statement

Administrative Policy: Rescheduling / Cancellation with less than 24 hours notice or not showing up for an appointment will result in a charge of $50. Dr. Mathew attended the University of Szeged in Europe for her undergraduate studies. She earned her medical degree from St. Christopher’s College of Medicine in England and completed her residency through the Advocate Christ Family Medicine program. In addition to practicing medicine at Michigan Avenue Immediate Care and Michigan Avenue Primary Care, Dr. Mathew has been an Attending Faculty of the Family Medicine Department of Rush University Medical Center and Rush University Southwest Family Physicians group. What Dr. Mathew loves about being a physician: “I have always been interested in health & wellness; I love providing guidance & treatment to others; I love educating others on the human body & illnesses that affect our body; I believe in preventive care and what I can do now for my patient to prevent future illness; My job is to provide awareness to my patient; I provide a relaxed environment so that my patients aren’t afraid of going to their doctors’ office.” Dr. Mathew is currently accepting new patients. Patients who have been injured in a work related accident or motor vehicle accident should call the office for information regarding your appointment.

Is this doctor in your insurance network?

Enter your insurance carrier and plan

Specialties

  • Family Physician
  • Primary Care Doctor

Practice names

Hospital affiliations

  • Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center

Board certifications

  • American Board of Family Medicine

Education and training

  • Advocate Christ Medical Center, Residency in Family Medicine
  • Medical School - St. Christopher Iba Mar Diop College of Medicine, Doctor of Medicine

Zocdoc awards

See you again
Speedy response

Languages spoken

  • English

Provider's gender

Female

NPI number

1184869125

Office locations

Michigan Avenue Primary Care

180 N Michigan Ave, Suite 1605

Chicago, IL 60601

Michigan Avenue Primary Care

180 N Michigan Ave, Suite 1720

Chicago, IL 60601

Patient reviews
All reviews have been submitted by patients after seeing the provider. For more information, check out our Patient Knowledge Base.
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner

Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
I am so excited to have Dr. Niby as my new Primary Doctor here in Chicago. It's been many years since I've had a general physical and she was so thorough which I truly appreciated it. Such a great personality andso easy to discuss any medical questions that I had. Its always nerve racking to find a new doctor when you move but I'm excited to have Dr Niby as mine!
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
Everyone on staff was so nice and patient. I had a wonderful experience. It's odd because I was prepared to be a nervous wreck when getting my blood drawn, but the phlebotomist was such a sweetheart- she made the process seemlessand QUICK! Actually lookin foward to ny next annual. Whodathunkit?!
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
she is wonderful. I am so happy I found her.
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
She was thorough, knowledgeable, and personal, and really took time to talk to me and address my concerns. Happy to have found a new GP that I plan to continue working with going forward!
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
Dr. Mathew is a very kind, compassionate doctor. I did not feel rushed during my appointment, and it felt like she really cared. This makes all the difference.
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
Dr. Mathew is wonderful- I have had her as my primary care physician for nearly 4 years and couldn’t be happier!
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
I've never liked a doctor as much as like Dr. Mathew! She's very personable. After seeing her, she recommended I go to the ER and after she heard from staff at the hospital, she called me right away to check onme. She called me again the next day to make sure I was doing well. I cannot say enough good things about her and would recommend her to anyone!
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
Great office with professional staff. Everyone that helped me during my visit was polite and explained everything in full. Great experience.
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
If you need health care - this is definitely the place to be! The waiting and exam rooms were spotless, the staff is polite and friendly, the doctor was thorough and professional, yet patient and caring. I would give 10 stars if it were possible! ??
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
Dr. Mathew was very kind and patient with me. She took a comprehensive approach to figuring out all the different possibilities causing my symptoms. I'm looking forward to working together on my wellness. Highly personable and knowledgeable.
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
Everything was perfect! Dr. Mathew is amazing. She is validating, understanding, comforting, collaborative, and kind. I was extremely nervous, as I have come across many doctors who are not fat-friendly or have no sensitivity to weight.Dr. Mathew took my concerns seriously without blaming them on my weight. I am very pleased to have a primary care doctor now who makes me feel seen, heard, and cared for.
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
Dr. Mathew is terrific! Her professionalism, intelligence and responsiveness are outstanding! In addition to being a wonderful doctor, Dr. Mathew is a nice person. A great combination!
Less than 3 months ago
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
It was nice that they sent me a reminder for followup blood work. I asked her team via the portal if it was too early to get my vaccine booster but they said it was fine when it actually was tooearly. I will have to return for my booster. I was taken to the room a little past time and it took the doctor around 30 mins to see me even though I had a 8:30am appointment and another 15 mins before I got my blood taken. Definitely could have been faster especially since it was early in the morning.
Less than 3 months ago
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
She is amazing
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
Dr. Mathew was AMAZING! Made me feel comfortable, even in uncomfortable situations. I've never been disappointed in this office. Bonus points for the snacks & chocolate in the lobby and friendly welcome desk :)
Less than 3 months ago
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
Dr. Niby Mathew was my first visit with a primary care doctor since I was 18. She addressed all my concerns and was incredibly easy to talk too! Though I hope not to have the need, I look forward to seeing her again!
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
Always professional and personable. The most amazing doctor I've ever had.
Less than 3 months ago
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
Got in early and she listened to all of my concerns. I really appreciate Dr. Mathew!
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
Saw me immediately. Great bedside manner from all staff. Dr Mathew is very personable.
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
First time here and I really loved it!
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
She was very thorough
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
Excellent physician who is very knowledgeable and communicates well the treatment goals with the patient
Less than 6 months ago
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
Quick professional helpful
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
Dr. Mathew was very thorough and kind. Made sure to answer all my questions along the way.
Less than 6 months ago
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
I absolutely love Dr. Mathew. She is so intelligent, kind and truly cares about her patients. She has the best bedside manner I’ve ever experienced and makes me feel so comfortable.
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
Dr. Mathew is amazing. Very professional and friendly at the same time.
Less than 6 months ago
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
Flawless. Easy to book, little to no wait, quit appointment & felt at home with Dr. Mathew.
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
As always, De Mathew listens well and always has the time and experience to handle any questions or concerns.
Less than 6 months ago
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
Dr. Mathew is very concerned about my wellbeing and I appreciate it a lot! She really understands my goals and aligns with solutions.
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
Dr. Mathew is very easy to speak with and she demonstrates great knowledge in all areas. I like how she relates to the patient and really gets to know you.
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
It was easy to talk to her plus she listened to my concerns. Her staff were very friendly as well
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
Great and quick experience overall. As a returning patient, they were able to quickly get me checked in and have my health evaluation finished within minutes. The staff members and nurses are courteous and informative. Dr. Mathew was very friendlyand was able to check other issues I have been having.
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
Dr Mathew was incredible. I booked an appointment regarding an allergic reaction that actually stopped occurring a few days before my appointment and wasn't bothering me anymore. Dr Mathew still gave a full checkup and explained thoroughlywhat had happened, why it did, how to prevent it, and how to manage it if it happens again. She explained things in an easy to understand manner and was incredibly attentive and personal-able the entire time. I didn't wait long at all and will definitely be back for my yearly check-up and anything that happens in between.
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
Dr. Niby was incredibly personable and through. Really liked her and am looking forward to her being my new primary care physician.
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
Dr. Mathew was wonderful! She was gentle and helpful with explaining and taking proper time with me. I was so grateful for her personal manner and how knowledgeable she was. She also apologized profusely for having me wait.
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
Very thorough Nice
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
First doctor I've been to since I moved to the city and she was GREAT! Such a good personality and very thoughtful. She talked me through everything and explained everything in depth. Would recommend to anyone!!
Less than 6 months ago
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
Overall it was a great experience. She listened to a few concerns I had and make sure I was up to date on all preventative health measures. I definitely felt comfortable with Dr. Mathews!
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
Dr. Mathew was beyond AMAZING! She was thorough, caring and very helpful! The entire staff was great and really sweet. The office is centrally located and nice. I’m glad that I made the choice to come here!
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
I love Dr. Matthew. She is excellent at explaining things and referencing my health history so that I understand what is going on with my health.
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
Dr. Mathew is friendly and attentive. She remembers and is familiar with me and my medical history even though I only see her for my yearly physical. She answers questions thoroughly and doesn't make patients feel stupid for asking them. Inever feel like Dr. Mathew is talking down to me or treating me with anything other than care and professionalism.
Less than 6 months ago
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
Could not ask for more attentive doctors and nurse practitioners.
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
The whole staff there is great as usual. They always make me feel super comfortable and are extremely knowledgeable. I love this doctor’s office.
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
Really pleased with my first visit with Dr. Mathew. I just moved to Chicago and needed to establish myself with a doctor and get a physical. The wait time was extremely fast. The office itself is standard and the staff wasvery friendly. Dr. Mathew was very personable and gave very honest opinions about my health. I had some concerns and questions and I feel like we were able to have a good conversation to address them. I was in and out very quickly, but never did I feel rushed or hurried. I also appreciated how clear Dr. Mathew and the staff were about billing (i.e. what would be covered as preventative vs. what is not).
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
Everyone at this office is always great and super professional. I love the team there.
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
She is so warm and really connects with patients. She really takes the time to talk to patients about what's going on and what our options are.
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
Dr. Mathew was very helpful and answered all of my questions. She gave great recommendations and referrals to continue my care after I left her office. I highly recommend her as a general physician - it took me a long time to find a person I feel comfortable seeing!
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
A Godsend.
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
I went to see Dr. Mathew as I've been the market for a primary care doctor in Chicago for a few years now. She's very approachable and friend. Easy to talk to. The office is very quick to get you attendedto. I didn't even have time to fill out my new patient form in the lobby. I'm looking forward to continue seeing her as my primary Dr.
Less than 1 year ago
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
The staff was very pleasant and informative.
Source: Zocdoc
ZocdocFind a DoctorDr. Niby Mathew, MD