Skip to Content

Doctor Profile

 

IF THIS IS AN EMERGENCY, PLEASE CALL 911 IMMEDIATELY.

Learn more about this provider and request a first appointment online. Prior to requesting an appointment with any provider you select, confirm with your insurance carrier that this doctor is in your insurance network.

Brent A. Sylvester

Brent A. Sylvester, PhD

  • Psychology

Profile

Languages

  • English
Gender:
Male

Medical Specialties

  • Psychology

Clinical Interests

  • Adolescent Psychology
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Attention deficit disorder - adult
  • Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder
  • Child Psychology
  • Depression
  • Family Therapy
  • Learning disabilities
  • Parent-Child Relationship Dev
  • Parenting Groups / Classes

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna National Advantage Program (NAP)
  • Aetna U.S. Healthcare (EPO)
  • Aetna U.S. Healthcare (HMO)
  • Aetna U.S. Healthcare (POS)
  • Aetna U.S. Healthcare (PPO)
  • BeechStreet (PPO)
  • Blue Advantage (HMO)
  • Blue Advantage (PPO)
  • BlueCross BlueShield of IL (PPO)
  • CIGNA Healthcare of IL (EPO)
  • CIGNA Healthcare of IL (HMO)
  • CIGNA Healthcare of IL (POS)
  • CIGNA Healthcare of IL (PPO)
  • Cofinity (Aetna Affiliate PPO)
  • Coventry/First Health (PPO)
  • Great West Healthcare (PPO)
  • HealthLink/Wellpoint (PPO)
  • HFN, Inc. (EPO)
  • HFN, Inc. (PPO)
  • HMO Illinois (Blue Cross HMO)
  • Humana (HMO)
  • Humana (National Plans-PPO/POS)
  • Humana (National-HMO)
  • Humana (POS)
  • Humana (PPO)
  • Humana Choice Care (PPO)
  • Medicare Part B Assignment
  • Multiplan, Inc. (PPO)
  • PersonalCare PPO
  • Preferred Network Access Inc. (PPO)
  • Preferred Plans Inc. (PPO) (Interplan/HealthSmart PPO)
  • Private Healthcare Systems (PPO)
  • Private Healthcare Systems (Savility PPO)
  • Unicare PPO
  • United Healthcare Basics (PPO)
  • United Healthcare Choice (HMO)
  • United Healthcare Choice Plus (POS)
  • United Healthcare Definity (PPO)
  • United Healthcare Indemnity Plan
  • United Healthcare Select (EPO)
  • United Healthcare Select (HMO)
  • United Healthcare Select Plus (POS)

Education

Medical Education

Illinois State University

Internships

Illinois State University

Graduate Education

Illinois State University, Psychology

Professional Education

1987
Iowa State University

Age

48

Philosophy Of Care

I take an action-oriented approach to symptom relief and enhancement of well-being. Change is possible when authentic relationships are combined with utilization of evidence-based practices.

Office Information

Locations


Information listed under the "clinical interests" and "special procedures" columns was supplied by the physicians. It is provided to you for informational purposes only, and neither Advocate Health Care nor the Advocate facility has independently verified the information. If you wish to confirm the information contained herein, or if you have any other questions about a particular physician, please contact the physician’s office.

Unless otherwise stated, physicians are independent practitioners who are not employees or agents of Advocate Health Care or the Advocate facility where the care is being provided. Neither Advocate Health Care nor the Advocate facility shall be liable for the medical care provided or decisions made by these independent physicians.