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Daniel Joseph Douglas, MD, FACS

Philosophy of Care

I am committed to treating the patient in a respectful and professional manner. After thorough explanation of the surgical options available, decisions with the patient are made as a partnership in order to provide the most comprehensive care.


Patient Satisfaction Rating

4.8
Based on 101 reviews

  • General

    SPECIALTIES

    • Surgery
    • Integrated Oncology Program
    • Years in Practice: 32


    BOARD CERTIFICATIONS

    • Surgery


    PATIENTS SEEN
    Accepts both children and adults


    LANGUAGES

    • English


    MEDICAL INTERESTS
    Surgical treatment of benign and malignant conditions of the breast, hernia repair, gallbladder surgery, surgery of the gastrointestinal tract by both laparoscopic and open techniques.


    PERSONAL INTERESTS
    Fishing, skiing, hunting, canoeing, golf


  • Education

    EDUCATION
    School University of Health Sciences Chicago Medical School
    Graduation Date 06/1982
    Degree M.D.
    Honors Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society

    RESIDENCY
    School University of Illinois Cook County Hospital
    Title Administrative Chief Resident In General Surgery

  • Awards and Accolades

    Name Castle Connolly’s Top Doctors 2017
    Date 04/2017

  • Patient Ratings & Comments

    Patient Satisfaction Rating
    4.8
    Based on 101 reviews

    Rating Categories

    The Patient Satisfaction Rating score is an average of all responses to care provider related questions on our independent rating system, the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey.


    Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey.

    Press Ganey Certified Data Integrity

    Ease of scheduling appointments

    4.7
    99 ratings

    Provider showed concern

    4.8
    100 ratings

    Friendliness/courtesy of Care Provider

    4.9
    100 ratings

    Care Provider spoke using clear language

    4.9
    98 ratings

    Provider explained things clearly

    4.9
    99 ratings

    Time Care Provider spent with patient

    4.8
    99 ratings

    Provider included you in decisions

    4.9
    99 ratings

    Patients' confidence in Care Provider

    4.9
    99 ratings

    Likelihood of recommending this provider

    4.8
    99 ratings

    Wait time at clinic

    4.8
    95 ratings


    Comments (12)

    Comments are collected in our Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Surveys. Patients are de-identified to protect confidentiality and patient privacy. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey.


    5.0
    May 24, 2019
    Good simple explanation.  
    5.0
    May 08, 2019
    *D.J. Douglas MD = Absolute pro in ever sense!  
    5.0
    Apr 28, 2019
    Dr. Douglas is a wonderful, sweet and knowledgeable doctor. It was a pleasure meeting him.  
    4.8
    Apr 10, 2019
    Dr. Douglas is beyond amazing! One of a kind doctor who is truly talented. I am forever grateful for being his patient.  
    5.0
    Mar 22, 2019
    I never feel rushed when I see Dr. Douglas.  
    5.0
    Mar 19, 2019
    Dr. Douglas is knowledgeable, warm and professional. I trust him with my concerns!  
    5.0
    Mar 08, 2019
    I chose *Dr. Douglas for this examination because he was my opening surgeon for prior procedure, and I trust him. He not only had my medical records, read them prior to my appt., but also See more  
    4.6
    Jan 20, 2019
    good experience  
    4.8
    Dec 18, 2018
    Amazing doctor, kind, thorough, knowledgeable, confidence-inducing. FREEZING hands, which was funny.  
    5.0
    Dec 05, 2018
    all good  
    0.0
    Sep 11, 2018
    Highly recommend *Dr. Douglas - Excellent people skills - Very professional/courteous.  
    5.0
    Jul 18, 2018
    Dr. Douglas is not only a skilled surgeon and a consummate professional, he is also a very kind, pleasant man. He has been a real blessing to me and my husband as we have gone See more  
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