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Kathleen (Katie) Mahan, MD

Philosophy of Care

To me it is important to understand the patient's perspective. This will help us to maximize their health goals. In addition, having a child with type 1 diabetes and another who had a liver transplant, I understand how it feels to be a parent navigating through the medical system. I strive make the patient experience as worthwhile and comfortable as possible for parents and their children.



Patient Satisfaction Rating

4.8
Based on 283 reviews

  • General

    SPECIALTIES

    • Internal Medicine
    • Pediatrics
    • Years in Practice: 13


    BOARD CERTIFICATIONS

    • Internal Medicine
    • Pediatrics


    PATIENTS SEEN
    Accepts both children and adults


    LANGUAGES

    • English


    MEDICAL INTERESTS
    Preventative medicine: sports physicals, well child, adolescent, and well women exams. Managing chronic illnesses such as diabetes and hypertension, acute care, and being the pediatrician for children with chronic diseases.


    PERSONAL INTERESTS
    Spending time with my husband and 4 children, sports, and fitness.


  • Education

    EDUCATION
    School Loyola Stritch School of Medicine
    Graduation Date 06/2002
    Degree MD
    Honors Alpha Omega Alpha National Honors Society

    RESIDENCY
    School Loyola Stritch School of Medicine
    Title Med-Peds

  • Memberships

    • American Board of Pediatrics
    • American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Awards and Accolades

    Name Ben E. Carlson (Loyola Medicine Residency)
    Date 01/2000

    Name Alpha Omega Alpha National Honor Society
    Date 01/2000

    Name Division 1 Softball All-American and Academic All-American
    Date 01/2000

    Name Byron V. Kanaley Award (University of Notre Dame)
    Date 01/2000

    Name Division 1 Softball All-American and Academic All-American
    Date 01/2000

    Name Division 1 Softball All-American and Academic All-American
    Date 01/2000

  • Patient Ratings & Comments

    Patient Satisfaction Rating
    4.8
    Based on 283 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

    4.6
    281 ratings

    Provider showed concern

    4.8
    281 ratings

    Friendliness/courtesy of Care Provider

    4.9
    281 ratings

    Care Provider spoke using clear language

    4.9
    281 ratings

    Provider explained things clearly

    4.8
    282 ratings

    Time Care Provider spent with patient

    4.8
    282 ratings

    Provider included you in decisions

    4.8
    281 ratings

    Patients' confidence in Care Provider

    4.8
    282 ratings

    Likelihood of recommending this provider

    4.8
    281 ratings

    Wait time at clinic

    4.4
    278 ratings


    Comments (56)

    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
    Jun 27, 2019
    *Dr. Mahan is the best.  
    4.9
    Jun 23, 2019
    Best doctor there for girls...  
    5.0
    Jun 21, 2019
    Love *Doctor Mahan, Would refer her day in & out!  
    4.9
    Jun 18, 2019
    dr Katie is awesome! caring and thorough. I recommend her to my friends and family  
    5.0
    Jun 18, 2019
    I wish there was a higher mark than very good, because Dr. Mahan is AMAZING. She took her time in explaining, listening and answering my questions in great detail. I never felt rushed and she See more  
    4.9
    Jun 18, 2019
    We love Dr Mahan  
    5.0
    Jun 14, 2019
    I am very pleased with *Dr. Mahan. She expresses concern and personalizes the visit. I feel she wants to know who I am as an individual.  
    5.0
    Jun 13, 2019
    Dr. Mahan is wonderful and DMG is lucky to have her on staff.  
    5.0
    Jun 12, 2019
    great  
    5.0
    Jun 12, 2019
    great  
    5.0
    Jun 11, 2019
    I've been to Dr Mahan several times now for my daughter's regular check ups (as well as one unscheduled emergency visit) and she's wonderful. I'm so glad to have found such a caring and knowledgeable See more  
    5.0
    Jun 11, 2019
    Dr. Mahab is AWESOME!!  
    5.0
    Jun 05, 2019
    I like Dr Mahan. She always listens attentively. She asks great questions. She is a great provider!  
    4.8
    Jun 05, 2019
    Dr. Mahan is the best! She is kind and patient. She makes you feel like her equal and that she genuinely cares about you.  
    5.0
    Jun 05, 2019
    Dr Mahan is always friendly, but professional - She listens to me and treats me with respect - The care I get from her is everything that I want from a primary physician -  
    5.0
    May 21, 2019
    We love *Dr. Mahan!  
    5.0
    May 02, 2019
    Dr. Mahan is wonderful. She takes time to answer questions.  
    5.0
    Apr 25, 2019
    Dr. Mayan was a sweet, caring, and knowledgeable Doctor. From the minute she walked in the room I could tell she cared about her job as well as my health and well being. I normally See more  
    4.8
    Apr 24, 2019
    My daughters and I all really like Dr. Mahan. She's not always on time and the later in the day our appointment, the more likely she will be behind, but we're understanding of that and See more  
    5.0
    Apr 23, 2019
    Dr Mahan is very knowlegeable, and informs of possible future issues which may occur, as well as what to do to prepare for them  
    5.0
    Apr 17, 2019
    again I have no complaints, that the Mahan is excellent.  
    4.8
    Apr 10, 2019
    Dr. Mahan is an excellent physician. she actually listens to both myself and my daughter. didn't make you feel rushed.   
    5.0
    Apr 10, 2019
    Dr K Mahan was amazing. Did a thorough exam and listened to me. I would highly recommend her to everyone.  
    4.8
    Mar 28, 2019
    dr mahan is great!  
    5.0
    Mar 22, 2019
    She was very caring and most respectful. Would recommend her to others.  
    4.9
    Mar 19, 2019
    I found *Dr. Mahan via a Facebook mommy group. I always recommend her to others, as well.  
    5.0
    Mar 17, 2019
    Dr. Mahan listened and addressed all my concerns. Abilities lacking from most physicians. I did not feel rushed at all.  
    5.0
    Mar 12, 2019
    Dr. Mahan is always very attentive, caring, and helpful.  
    5.0
    Feb 28, 2019
    Dr. Mahan had reviewed my daughter's medical records prior to the appointment and was familiar with her complicated health history and current concerns. We came to her because she has experience with patients that have See more  
    5.0
    Feb 28, 2019
    This was my new patient visit with Dr. Mahan. I was pleasantly surprised that she had reviewed my medical records prior to the appointment and was familiar with my health history and current concerns. It See more  
    4.9
    Feb 28, 2019
    Dr Mahan is awesome!  
    5.0
    Feb 26, 2019
    Dr Mahan is wonderful! I am so fortunate to have found a provider that cares about me and my health. As a nurse, I value her opinions and continuity of care. She always takes the See more  
    5.0
    Feb 24, 2019
    good  
    4.9
    Feb 05, 2019
    Dr. Mahan is excellent. She remembers things from my history and seems to genuinely care about my concerns.  
    5.0
    Feb 03, 2019
    She was wonderful and I would recommend to family or friends.  
    5.0
    Jan 22, 2019
    very easy to talk to  
    4.9
    Jan 21, 2019
    Dr. Mahan is the most down to earth, relatable, and caring pediatrician. I am very happy to have my child under her care  
    5.0
    Jan 15, 2019
    Dr. Mahan is amazing. She always listens to me and understands because she is a mom as well. She advocated for my son. I will be forever grateful.  
    5.0
    Jan 02, 2019
    Love *Dr. Mahan, when talking to her I feel as though I'm talking to another mom. She truly understands.  
    5.0
    Dec 27, 2018
    very good experience  
    5.0
    Dec 27, 2018
    Dr.Mahan was amazing! She made me feel very at ease throughout my whole visit. She explained everything very well so I could understand. She did everything she could to make sure I was getting See more  
    5.0
    Dec 27, 2018
    Dr Mahan is the best! She is thorough, respectful of my time, incredibly caring, and overall one of the best doctors I've ever seen. I have referred numerous friends and family members to her, and See more  
    5.0
    Dec 22, 2018
    Dr K Mahan is very knowledgeable, passionate, listens and discuss medical issues in detail in an easy understandable language. I feel comfortable and safe having her as my primary care doctor. Thank you Dr Mahan.  
    4.9
    Dec 18, 2018
    The best one can wish for.  
    5.0
    Dec 12, 2018
    My favorite doctor I've had. Always so friendly and welcoming. Never feel rushed and she genuinely cares about my health and any questions I have.  
    5.0
    Dec 05, 2018
    *Dr. Mahan is a wonderful doctor! She is caring, compassionate, and is always so patient. She makes sure to explain everything and takes her time. I have referred so many people to her!  
    4.8
    Dec 03, 2018
    *Kathleen Mahan is the BEST doctor we have ever had. She is extremely knowledgeable, has outstanding bedside manner and is hardly ever behind on her schedule. We truly cannot say enough about the level of See more  
    4.5
    Sep 24, 2018
    Dr. Mahan is wonderful. She answered all our new parent questions and gave us plenty of helpful, reassuring information. She is friendly and has a great demeanor.  
    5.0
    Aug 29, 2018
    Dr. Mahan was absolutely amazing!  
    4.9
    Aug 13, 2018
    I had a very good experience and I left the office feeling cared about and listened to.  
    4.8
    Aug 13, 2018
    Dr. Mahan has a fantastic bedside manner, takes her time with patients (both my children and I see her) and she is always very knowledgeable, examining thoroughly to get to the root of the problem. See more  
    5.0
    Aug 08, 2018
    Very sympathetic about the pain I had gone through and still going through; spot on w/my issue; reassuring of relief timetable.  
    5.0
    Aug 06, 2018
    I always tell my mom how awesome Dr Mahan is, she is happy that i finally found a PCP who cares and had made my overall health better. I have referred a friend to Dr See more  
    5.0
    Aug 05, 2018
    Dr. Mahan is my absolute favorite doctor. She's very attentive and makes sure you're provided with the care you need, every time I visit her. I would refer her over and over to anyone I See more  
    5.0
    Aug 04, 2018
    Very Strict -I like her  
    4.6
    Jul 24, 2018
    was not my regular doctor but she was good  
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