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Debra L. Schwartzers, MD

Philosophy of Care

I’m passionate about pediatrics. I strive every day to partner with parents and their children (from newborns to teenagers) to effectively diagnose and treat medical issues and to create a wellness/preventative care plan to maintain good health. I also enjoy providing comprehensive healthcare to the entire family: mom, dad and kids.


Patient Satisfaction Rating

4.8
Based on 308 reviews

  • General

    SPECIALTIES

    • Internal Medicine
    • Pediatrics
    • Years in Practice: 20


    BOARD CERTIFICATIONS

    • Internal Medicine
    • Pediatrics


    PATIENTS SEEN
    Accepts both children and adults


    LANGUAGES

    • English


    MEDICAL INTERESTS
    International adoption, preventive medicine, well child visits, well women visits, family medicine, acute care, obesity in children and adults.


    PERSONAL INTERESTS
    I enjoy reading, exercising, rollerblading, biking, and spending time with my family.


  • Education

    EDUCATION
    School Loyola Medical School
    Graduation Date 01/2000
    Degree M.D.

    RESIDENCY
    School Loyola University Medical Center
    Title Resident in Combined Medicine and Pediatrics

  • Memberships

    • American Academy of Pediatrics
    • American College of Physicians
  • Patient Ratings & Comments

    Patient Satisfaction Rating
    4.8
    Based on 308 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

    4.5
    307 ratings

    Provider showed concern

    4.9
    302 ratings

    Provider explained things clearly

    4.8
    299 ratings

    Provider included you in decisions

    4.9
    299 ratings

    Likelihood of recommending this provider

    4.9
    301 ratings


    Comments (51)

    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
    Nov 22, 2019
    Dr Deb is awesome-compassionate, efficient and thorough!  
    5.0
    Nov 21, 2019
    *Dr. Schwartzers is a very good physician. I trust her completely - she has been very helpful to solve all my medical problems.  
    5.0
    Nov 08, 2019
    Dr Schwartzers is a terrific doctor, listens to any concerns I might have, always looking out for my good health. very kind and helpful ~  
    5.0
    Nov 03, 2019
    we think Dr Debbie is the BEST.  
    5.0
    Oct 29, 2019
    As first time parents we naturally had many questions. She was very patient and affirming.  
    5.0
    Oct 17, 2019
    Dr Schwartzers is a caring doctor who takes time to talk with her patients and listens to them  
    4.5
    Oct 17, 2019
    *Dr. Debra Schwartzers is always very friendly, patient & understanding.  
    5.0
    Oct 07, 2019
    MD was excellent. My first time seeing her and she had such compassion for me when she saw how sick I looked.  
    5.0
    Sep 26, 2019
    we love dr Debbi!!!  
    5.0
    Sep 10, 2019
    Dr. Debbie is truly the best of the best. I have complete confidence in her care. She is thorough, sweet, informative, and honestly one of the best doctors. She is one of the very best. See more  
    5.0
    Sep 10, 2019
    *Dr. Schwartzers has given excellent referrals for my heart (*Dr. Matthew Nora) and my knee replacement.  
    5.0
    Sep 08, 2019
    caring Dr always my first choice  
    5.0
    Sep 06, 2019
    *Dr. Schwartzers is kind, thorough and very knowledgeable.  
    5.0
    Sep 04, 2019
    Dr. Schwartzers is the reason my husband and I go to DuPage Medical Group. She is by far the best doctor we have ever had. We are individuals to her, she treats us like we See more  
    5.0
    Aug 27, 2019
    Dr. SCHWARTZERS is the ABSOLUTE BEST!!!! She always shows great concern for me as a patient and goes above what most providers do to show her utmost care. She puts me at ease over any See more  
    5.0
    Aug 21, 2019
    She is great!  
    5.0
    Aug 05, 2019
    Dr. Schwartzers has gone out of her way to make sure I get the care needed, by recommending specialists and helping to get an appointment with a specialist in a more timely manner than I See more  
    4.8
    Aug 02, 2019
    good  
    5.0
    Jul 31, 2019
    *Dr. Schwartzers is always very detailed, attentive, and kind and offers helpful suggestions.  
    5.0
    Jul 30, 2019
    *Dr. Schwartzers is great.  
    5.0
    Jul 21, 2019
    Dr. Schartzers has been the best. very helpful explains everything very thorough  
    5.0
    Jul 19, 2019
    *Dr. Schwartzers was able to reschedule appointments for three kids on different days to one visit. Much more convenient for me!!  
    5.0
    Jul 17, 2019
    Dr. Debbie really took the time to help me with my child, and gave me great tips, tricks and OTC medicine advice. I left feeling a lot more confident.   
    4.8
    Jul 17, 2019
    Dr Schwartzers is always very thorough and very professional. Have recommended her to new patients  
    4.8
    Jul 11, 2019
    *Dr. Deb. does a great job with my whole family. She is very professional - but so caring! We love her!  
    5.0
    Jun 28, 2019
    We love Dr. Schwartzers!!  
    5.0
    Jun 27, 2019
    I HAVE recommended my provider in the past, she's extremely conscientious.  
    5.0
    Jun 26, 2019
    Consistent courtesy, respect, compassion on all visits with this care provider. I am very satisfied and have recommended her to others.  
    5.0
    Jun 26, 2019
    My nurse and Dr. we're wonderful, considering shexwas running late, she took her time and was so worth the wait.  
    5.0
    Jun 25, 2019
    Dr. Schwartzers is a smart, caring physician that I trust completely.  
    4.3
    Jun 23, 2019
    Thorough and listens well  
    5.0
    Jun 19, 2019
    we have seen Dr. Schwartzers for over 16 years and she has always given the best of care to my family and I would highly recommend her to anyone. she is the best doctor I've ever See more  
    5.0
    May 30, 2019
    Dr Schwartzers is a fantastic doctor and I am so grateful that I am in her care  
    4.8
    May 23, 2019
    Love, *Dr. Debbie!! She is the best, always listening to what I or my girls have to say.  
    5.0
    May 21, 2019
    An overall wonderful experience.  
    4.8
    May 09, 2019
    we always recommend dr. S.  
    4.8
    May 08, 2019
    Doctor was very caring - worked together to regulate new medications - when I left office I felt very good about my visit and about myself.  
    4.8
    Apr 25, 2019
    all good  
    5.0
    Apr 18, 2019
    Dr. Schwartzers is wonderful. I keep trying to get my Mom and sister to go to her.  
    4.5
    Apr 16, 2019
    My doctor is great and always looks beyond the issue I am there for. She listens, asks questions and I feel she genuinely cares for me as a person and a patient.  
    5.0
    Apr 10, 2019
    I'm very happy with this facility and Dr. Schwartzers. she is professional and helpful and spends time addressing all concerns.  
    4.0
    Apr 02, 2019
    Good experience every time  
    4.8
    Mar 28, 2019
    Excellent doctor.  
    5.0
    Feb 23, 2019
    Dr Schwartzers is great-very knowledgable, caring and compassionate!  
    5.0
    Feb 20, 2019
    I love, love Dr. Schwartzera and have recommended her many times. she has always been comforting and takes the time to really help you and never makes you feel rushed. she is the best doctor See more  
    4.8
    Feb 18, 2019
    *Dr. Debbie never hurries you out. Takes the time needed.  
    5.0
    Feb 17, 2019
    Dr. Schwartzers is a wonderful doctor. I'm lucky to have a doctor that cares about me. Thank you Doc  
    5.0
    Jan 30, 2019
    I love Dr. Debbie  
    5.0
    Jan 30, 2019
    My care provider is the perfect fit for my health and treatment outlook. She always respects my input and opinions regarding the degree to which I am willing to pursue testing and treatment within reason. See more  
    5.0
    Jan 09, 2019
    I love Dr. Debra Schwartzers. She has always been wonderful with her care and bedside manner. I have recommended her to friends many times.  
    5.0
    Dec 28, 2018
    Dr. Schwartzers always treats me with respect and talks to me at my level. She's the best provider I've ever had!  
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