HomePhysiciansJoseph D. Towers, DO, FAAFP

Joseph D. Towers, DO, FAAFP

Philosophy of Care

Patient involved, collaborative care from newborn to geriatrics.


Patient Satisfaction Rating

4.9
Based on 310 reviews

  • General

    SPECIALTIES

    • Family Medicine
    • Years in Practice: 23


    BOARD CERTIFICATIONS

    • Family Medicine


    PATIENTS SEEN
    Accepts both children and adults


    LANGUAGES

    • English


    MEDICAL INTERESTS
    Preventive medicine


    PERSONAL INTERESTS
    My children's activities


  • Education

    EDUCATION
    School Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine at Midwestern University
    Graduation Date 06/1992
    Degree Doctor of Osteopathy

    INTERNSHIPS
    School Metropolitan Group Hospitals Illinois Masonic Hospital
    School Chicago Osteopathic Hospital

    RESIDENCY
    School St. Joseph Hospital Northwestern University
    Title Resident in Family Practice

  • Memberships

    • American Academy of Family Physicians
    • American Medical Association
    • American Osteopathic Association
  • Research & Clinical Trials

    RESEARCH

    • Lactose Induced Uptake of Calcium By Mineralizing


  • Patient Ratings & Comments

    Patient Satisfaction Rating
    4.9
    Based on 310 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

    4.4
    306 ratings

    Provider showed concern

    4.9
    308 ratings

    Friendliness/courtesy of Care Provider

    4.9
    309 ratings

    Care Provider spoke using clear language

    4.9
    308 ratings

    Provider explained things clearly

    4.9
    310 ratings

    Time Care Provider spent with patient

    4.9
    308 ratings

    Provider included you in decisions

    4.9
    307 ratings

    Patients' confidence in Care Provider

    5.0
    305 ratings

    Likelihood of recommending this provider

    4.9
    307 ratings

    Wait time at clinic

    4.7
    306 ratings


    Comments (45)

    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.


    4.4
    Jun 26, 2019
    This was my 1st time seeing Dr. Towers, and he was very nice. He had good bedside manners and seemed pretty thorough.  
    5.0
    Jun 26, 2019
    Dr. Towers is always wonderful.  
    5.0
    Jun 25, 2019
    appreciate the time he spent answering my questions and concerns. Dr. Towers goes above and beyond in helping his patient.  
    5.0
    Jun 19, 2019
    I have a very high regard for Dr. Towers. For years he has always given me all the time that I needed during my appointments and has never rushed me. I am very fortunate to See more  
    5.0
    Jun 18, 2019
    Dr. Tower was wonderful. It helped me go to a new place after so many years with the other Dr. I was very happy and could ask all questions. He is a very good doctor.  
    5.0
    Jun 12, 2019
    Dr. Joseph Towers is very good!  
    5.0
    Jun 08, 2019
    Dr Towers has always been a great doctor who genuinely cares about any issues/concerns I come to see him about,  
    5.0
    Apr 23, 2019
    dr towers is very easy to talk to and very comforting!  
    5.0
    Apr 22, 2019
    Dr. Towers is a great listener. If it wasn't for his understanding, patience and listening I would be on a not so favorable track...He's help me tremendously  
    5.0
    Apr 02, 2019
    Dr. Towers is a very caring physician. He gives you all the time you need and explains medical issues in relatable terms.  
    4.8
    Mar 29, 2019
    I moved away from my town and return there just so I can keep him as my doctor  
    5.0
    Mar 24, 2019
    we were switching doctors and Dr Towers had pulled the history and was well aware of all the medical problems. this impressed me. I knew I had made the correct move to go to Dr See more  
    5.0
    Mar 18, 2019
    *Dr. Towers is a caring professional.  
    5.0
    Mar 13, 2019
    I was thoroughly pleased with the visit I had with Dr Towers. he took the time to listen and explain the conditions I was experiencing. I will definetly continue to see him.  
    5.0
    Mar 04, 2019
    I am very pleased with the care I receive from Dr. Towers.  
    5.0
    Feb 26, 2019
    Our family loves Dr. Towers. He is a wonderful, respectable and kind physician.  
    5.0
    Feb 25, 2019
    Dr. Towers is the BEST !!!!  
    4.8
    Feb 22, 2019
    *Dr. Towers is the best dr. I have ever seen in this town.  
    5.0
    Feb 12, 2019
    I always recommend Dr. Towers  
    5.0
    Feb 12, 2019
    best treatment I have ever received  
    4.9
    Feb 12, 2019
    *Dr. Towers truly exceeds all of these questions. You can tell that he is a very caring individual. He's in the right profession.  
    5.0
    Jan 28, 2019
    Dr. Towers is a generally concerned, caring, knowledgeable, compassionate, patient & good listener. Thank you for being the person that you are  
    5.0
    Jan 15, 2019
    I would recommend Dr. Towers to anyone who needed a caring physician.  
    4.9
    Jan 09, 2019
    I like that Dr. Towers isn't patronizing. I feel we're a team about my health care  
    5.0
    Jan 08, 2019
    would recommend to all family and friends  
    4.9
    Jan 06, 2019
    I am very satisfied with the provider. I could not ask for a better one.  
    5.0
    Jan 03, 2019
    So far after my first visit with Dr. Towers, he was incredible. His bedside manner was outstanding! Cannot say enough good things about him at this point. Best doctor I've met with in over 30 years! See more  
    5.0
    Dec 17, 2018
    *Dr. Towers is excellent! Have recommended him.  
    5.0
    Dec 13, 2018
    Dr Towers is very patient friendly. Makes you feel relaxed. Have recommended him to friends and family.  
    5.0
    Dec 07, 2018
    I recommend Dr.Towers all the time.  
    5.0
    Dec 05, 2018
    Dr. Towers was very thorough. He knows Jason's unique needs and addressed them.  
    5.0
    Dec 04, 2018
    Dr. Towers is the best. I always feel welcome by his office staff and the doctor. makes going to the doctors office a lot easier to deal with.  
    5.0
    Dec 02, 2018
    Dr Towers is highly competent, very empathetic, and an outstanding listener.  
    4.1
    Sep 26, 2018
    like i say my concern is the follow up.. I am hoping he is. or too busy to talk with me by phone and get info I need!I have an issue I needed him See more  
    4.8
    Sep 11, 2018
    dr towers is a wonderful, thoughtful physician!  
    4.5
    Sep 11, 2018
    Dr. Towers is THE reason we stay with DMG. He is a phenomenal and trusted doctor and a genuinely good person.  
    4.3
    Sep 11, 2018
    Dr. Towers is great.   
    5.0
    Sep 10, 2018
    I have several other members of my family attending this care provider with complete satisfaction.  
    5.0
    Sep 04, 2018
    Dr. Towers has always showed genuine concern for me every time I scheduled a visit. He listens to what I have to say about thee reason for my visit. And then ask me questions about See more  
    5.0
    Aug 28, 2018
    I already recommended him to a relative who now goes to him and likes him.  
    5.0
    Aug 21, 2018
    *Dr. Towers is very respectful and very thorough.  
    4.5
    Aug 13, 2018
    Dr. Towers is THE reason we stay with DMG. He's a great doctor, extremely knowledgeable, compassionate, and kind.  
    5.0
    Aug 08, 2018
    Dr, Towers has ALWAYS showed concern for my health and mu questions. Even when I think they might be stupid he assures me no question is stupid. He takes his time and fully goes over See more  
    4.8
    Jul 29, 2018
    In my opinion Dr. Towers is one of the best doctors I have ever encountered and one of the most caring, professional in his field.  
    4.8
    Jul 18, 2018
    *Dr. Towers is the best!  
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