Dr. Peter Lovato

Dr. Pete Lovato completed his BS in exercise physiology from Marquette University in 2007. After college he worked as a personal trainer, marathon/triathlon coach

Dr. Pete Lovato completed his BS in exercise physiology from Marquette University in 2007.  After college he worked as a personal trainer, marathon/triathlon coach, and a high school varsity hockey coach in the northern Illinois suburbs before earning his 4 year Doctorate of Podiatric Medicine from Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine in 2013.  Dr. Lovato then completed his 3 year forefoot, reconstructive rearfoot & ankle residency at Mercy Hospital & Medical Center in Chicago, IL completing his training in 2016.  Dr. Lovato then joined Northern Illinois Foot & Ankle Specialists as a full-time DPM (Doctor of Podiatric Medicine).  He is on staff at Centegra Hospitals and Advocate Sherman Hospital.

Dr. Lovato was born and raised in the northern Illinois suburbs where his family still resides.  He played collegiate hockey, as well as Division I rowing at Marquette University in Milwaukee, WI.  Dr. Lovato is an avid Chicago sports fan, and in his spare time he enjoys staying physically fit, competing in local area triathlons and running races, in addition to being active in local community events.

Dr. Lovato is affiliated with the following hospitals:

Centegra Hospital – Huntley
Centegra Hospital – McHenry
Centegra Hospital – Woodstock
Advocate Sherman Hospital


Additional Information:


Monday – Lake in the Hills – 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Tuesday – Cary – 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Thursday – Cary – 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Friday – Lake in the Hills – 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Accepted Insurance:

Advocate Centered BCBS EPO
Advocate Centered Humana EPO
Aetna Choice Plans*
Aetna Select Plans*
Aetna Medicare PPO/POS
Aetna WholeHealth
Aetna through Northwestern**
BCBS Community MMAI Medicaid
BCBS HMO** (GSH, Lake Forest, NW Memorial, Boncura, Advocate Sherman)
BCBS Advantage/Blue Precision** (GSH, Advocate)
BCBS Medicare Advantage MAP PPO (Site 757)
BCBS Medicare Advantage MAP HMO (Site 757)
Bind (UHC)
Champs VA***
Cigna PPO
Cigna HMO**
Cigna Medicare Advantage MAP PPO
Cigna Medicare Advantage HMO**
First Health, Mercycare
Health Alliance
Humana PPO
Humana POS
Humana HMO Premier/Open Access** (Advocate)
Humana HMO Select** (Advocate)
Humana Community Select HMO MAP**
Humana Illinois Coordinated Network (ICCN)
Humana Gold HMO – Advocate**
Medicare Part B
Medicare Railroad
Meridian Medicaid
PCHS Multiplan & Savility
Tricare For Life
UMR (UHC Third Party)
UHC: United Healthcare PPO, Core
UHC: United Healthcare Medicare Advantage MAP PPO/HMO
UHC: United Healthcare One
UHC: United Healthcare HMO**

If you don’t see your plan listed above, please call 847.639.5800 for more.

* For full specific plan acceptance details call 847.639.5800
** Referral needed; Doctor specific
*** Secondary Only