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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

Based on 97 reviews

  • General


    • Surgery
    • Integrated Oncology Program
    • Years in Practice: 33


    • Surgery

    Accepts both children and adults


    • English

    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.

    Fishing, skiing, hunting, canoeing, golf

  • Education

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

    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
    Based on 97 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.

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    Ease of scheduling appointments

    96 ratings

    Provider showed concern

    95 ratings

    Provider explained things clearly

    95 ratings

    Provider included you in decisions

    94 ratings

    Likelihood of recommending this provider

    95 ratings

    Comments (9)

    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.

    Dec 19, 2019
    *Dr. Douglas was very thorough and explained everything in plain language.  
    Oct 17, 2019
    very happy with the service  
    Oct 12, 2019
    already have recommended my Dr. to other friends of mine.  
    Sep 19, 2019
    Dr Douglas was both professional and courteous. I am very confident in his abilities.  
    Sep 16, 2019
    *Dr. Douglas is one of the kindest & most compassionate person. Always walks into the exam room wearing a smile. He's a great listener & really encourages you.  
    Aug 28, 2019
    Dr. Douglas is outstanding.  
    Aug 08, 2019
    Dr Douglas did a thorough job of explaining my options. he was very pleasant and understanding.  
    Jun 25, 2019
    The above I would rather describe as outstanding and not just very good  
    May 24, 2019
    Good simple explanation.  
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Health Topics Posts
By Dr. Daniel Douglas
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Topics and Subtopics: General Health
By Dr. Daniel Douglas
Breast pain is a common symptom that women face. Learn more about breast pain.

Topics and Subtopics: Women's Health
By DuPage Medical Group Surgery
Some topics may be embarrassing to talk about, even with your doctor. Learn about a few common nipple issues including nipple inversion and nipple discharge.

Topics and Subtopics: Cancer & Women's Health
By DuPage Medical Group Radiology
Don’t wait for your physician to recommend a mammogram, instead be proactive about your health and discuss this important test with your physician.

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