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Mark Danielson, MD

Philosophy of Care

In addition to providing excellent care, my goal is to partner with my patient and their family. I strive to listen to their concerns, encourage their questions and explain the plan of care in an understandable way. I will spend as much time as needed to address my patient's questions and concerns to help them make an informed decision regarding their care.


Patient Satisfaction Rating

4.9
Based on 233 reviews

  • General

    SPECIALTIES

    • Surgery
    • Integrated Oncology Program
    • Robotic Surgery Program
    • Years in Practice: 36


    BOARD CERTIFICATIONS

    • Surgery


    PATIENTS SEEN
    Accepts both children and adults


    LANGUAGES

    • English


    MEDICAL INTERESTS
    Hernias, breast cancer, intraabdominal surgery, laparoscopic surgery and endoscopy.


    PERSONAL INTERESTS
    Family, golf, sports and the outdoors


  • Education

    EDUCATION
    School Northwestern University
    Graduation Date 06/1981
    Degree MD

    RESIDENCY
    School Medical College of Wisconsin
    Title Resident in General Surgery

  • Memberships

    • American College of Surgeons
    • American Hernia Society
    • American Society of Breast Surgeons
  • Awards and Accolades

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

  • Patient Ratings & Comments

    Patient Satisfaction Rating
    4.9
    Based on 233 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
    228 ratings

    Provider showed concern

    4.9
    230 ratings

    Friendliness/courtesy of Care Provider

    4.9
    231 ratings

    Care Provider spoke using clear language

    4.9
    230 ratings

    Provider explained things clearly

    4.9
    229 ratings

    Time Care Provider spent with patient

    4.9
    232 ratings

    Provider included you in decisions

    4.9
    227 ratings

    Patients' confidence in Care Provider

    5.0
    230 ratings

    Likelihood of recommending this provider

    5.0
    230 ratings

    Wait time at clinic

    4.7
    223 ratings


    Comments (25)

    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.


    4.9
    May 15, 2019
    Dr. Danielson took his time and explained everything and answered all my questions. Highly recommend!  
    5.0
    May 14, 2019
    My husband is a current patient. I as a new patient felt at ease with the process.  
    5.0
    Apr 17, 2019
    In all of my years, I cannot remember experiencing an MD visit when the doctor was so engaged, asking questions as if he was truly interested in learning who I am, and presented a plan See more  
    5.0
    Apr 11, 2019
    Dr Danielson is the best doctor I've ever encountered  
    5.0
    Mar 24, 2019
    Dr.Danielson is a fantastic dr. and surgeon.He has very good bed side manner and that is very important to me. I like him because he bids u the time of day and spends See more  
    5.0
    Mar 03, 2019
    This was my first visit and meet my new doctor and I was very impressed.  
    5.0
    Mar 01, 2019
    My first appointment with *Dr. Danielson - Very pleased & will have him for my doctors until he retires (hopefully not for a long time!)  
    5.0
    Feb 27, 2019
    even though Dr. Daielson's speciality is surgery he understands and relates to every part of the anatomy .  
    5.0
    Feb 13, 2019
    I am very happ with the doctor & his team.  
    4.9
    Feb 08, 2019
    Dr. Danielson is excellent.  
    5.0
    Jan 23, 2019
    Dr. Danielson took me in the hallway to discuss my mom's medical condition. I appreciated his confidentiality and professionalism.  
    5.0
    Jan 23, 2019
    *Dr. Danielson is a very caring, compassionate physician - give an A++.  
    5.0
    Jan 15, 2019
    Good experience  
    5.0
    Jan 08, 2019
    The best.  
    5.0
    Dec 27, 2018
    Dr. Danielson is very good and quite capable in all aspects of what he does in his practice. I'm very satisfied.  
    5.0
    Dec 11, 2018
    Best doctor ever!  
    5.0
    Nov 28, 2018
    *Dr. Danielson has performed numerous surgeries on me. I feel he is the best and would not go to another surgeon.  
    4.9
    Nov 27, 2018
    Dr. Danielson is outstanding.   
    4.9
    Nov 27, 2018
    He was amazing and more doctors should be like him.  
    5.0
    Sep 18, 2018
    Would recommend Dr.Danielson to friends and family. He is a fantastic doc. and surgeonI have faith in all my doctors threw Dupage Medical Group they have an excellent staff of doctors and surgeons and See more  
    5.0
    Sep 13, 2018
    This was my first visit with this provider. I have heard many good things about him from others. He will do a colon procedure on me next month. While I am not looking forward to See more  
    5.0
    Sep 09, 2018
    *Dr. Danielson goes above and beyond. Takes time to listen to patient. EXCELLENT DOCTOR!  
    5.0
    Sep 06, 2018
    I have had Dr. Danielson for surgery. Dr. has consistantly been kind, informative and thorough. I always refer people to him.  
    5.0
    Jul 24, 2018
    Dr Danielson is a very good listener and communicator. I trust his medical opinions. I first saw him as a result of a referral from another patient, i have since referred him to other potential See more  
    5.0
    Jul 17, 2018
    Have been going to *Dr. Danielson for my colonoscopy when due for several years & have confidence in him & his compassion & kind he shown to me.  
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