HomePhysiciansMichael Martirano, Jr., MD, FACS

Michael Martirano, Jr., MD, FACS

Philosophy of Care

I am committed to providing my patients with state of the art surgical care in a compassionate and caring environment.


Patient Satisfaction Rating

4.7
Based on 98 reviews

  • General

    SPECIALTIES

    • Surgery
    • Integrated Oncology Program
    • Robotic Surgery Program
    • Years in Practice: 25


    BOARD CERTIFICATIONS

    • Surgery


    PATIENTS SEEN
    Accepts both children and adults


    LANGUAGES

    • English


    MEDICAL INTERESTS
    Advanced minimally invasive and robotic surgery, benign and malignant disorders of the colon, rectum, and gastrointestinal tract, gallbladder disorders, benign and malignant breast disorders, abdominal wall and inguinal hernias and paraesophageal hernias.


    PERSONAL INTERESTS
    Cycling, gardening, hunting, fishing, and traveling with my family.


  • Education

    EDUCATION
    School Rush Medical College
    Graduation Date 06/1989
    Degree M.D.
    Honors Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society

    INTERNSHIPS
    School Rush Presbyterian St. Luke's Medical Center

    RESIDENCY
    School Rush Presbyterian St. Luke's Medical Center
    Title Surgical Internship

  • Procedures

    Surgery
    • Abdominal Surgery
    • Appendectomy
    • Benign and Malignant Skin Excision / Skin Lesions
    • Breast Surgery
    • Cholecystectomy / Gall Bladder
    • Colon Surgery
    • General Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
    • General Surgery
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hernia Surgery
    • Minimally Invasive Surgery (Laparoscopic Surgery)
    • Minimally Invasive Surgery (Laparoscopic/Robotic)
    • Pilonidal Cysts
    • Port Placements
    • Rectal / Anal Surgery (Not Hemorrhoids)
    • Rectal Surgery
    • Surgical Oncology
    • Trauma
  • Memberships

    • American College of Surgeons
    • American Medical Association
    • Illinois State Medical Society
    • DuPage County Medical Society
    • Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons
    • Society of Laproendoscopic Surgeons
    • American Society of Breast Surgeons
    • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society
    • Rush Surgical Society
  • Awards and Accolades

    Name Director of Robotic Services, Elmhurst Memorial Hospital, 2012 to Present

    Name Chief Resident of the Year Award

    Name Instructor of Surgery, Rush Medical College, July 1992 - Present

    Name Lori Rosetti Scholarship for Outstanding Medical Students

    Name Arthur Dean Bevan Surgical Award

  • Patient Ratings & Comments

    Patient Satisfaction Rating
    4.7
    Based on 98 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
    95 ratings

    Provider showed concern

    4.8
    96 ratings

    Friendliness/courtesy of Care Provider

    4.8
    96 ratings

    Care Provider spoke using clear language

    4.8
    95 ratings

    Provider explained things clearly

    4.8
    96 ratings

    Time Care Provider spent with patient

    4.8
    96 ratings

    Provider included you in decisions

    4.8
    96 ratings

    Patients' confidence in Care Provider

    4.9
    96 ratings

    Likelihood of recommending this provider

    4.8
    95 ratings

    Wait time at clinic

    4.3
    92 ratings


    Comments (14)

    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
    Aug 26, 2019
    Wonderful doctor, he listened and he explained well.  
    5.0
    Aug 21, 2019
    Can't say enough about Dr Martirano's knowledge, competence, patient comfort and professionalism.  
    5.0
    Aug 02, 2019
    Very informative and patient - was sure both my self and my husband had all questions answered. I asked that my husband come in with me for this purpose.  
    5.0
    Aug 02, 2019
    all good experience  
    5.0
    Jul 30, 2019
    Dr. Martirano is an outstanding physician and surgeon!  
    5.0
    Jul 30, 2019
    Very good experience.  
    4.9
    Jul 03, 2019
    Dr.Martirano has always taken the time to explain what procedure he's doing,what to expect,what I should be doing and if I'm having problem I should call . He has always taken the time See more  
    5.0
    Jun 21, 2019
    Dr Martirano has a very easy going personality and is as relaxed as can be. Never felt pressured or ill informed.  
    4.9
    May 16, 2019
    gave good explanation of plans for surgery  
    4.9
    Apr 22, 2019
    He was very knowledgeable, gentle and kind considering I'm 8 months pregnant.  
    5.0
    Apr 07, 2019
    Dr. Martirano is an excellent doctor. He is also a good coach. As I have an impending surgery with him, he is guiding me so that I am in the best of health when this See more  
    5.0
    Apr 03, 2019
    Excellent care with very strong communication skills!  
    5.0
    Dec 16, 2018
    Dr. Martirano was very pleasant and informative. I came to him for a second opinion when other doctors dismissed my questions. but not Dr. Martirano. I feel confident I am on the right track with See more  
    5.0
    Dec 11, 2018
    Dr. M is the Best!!! He is a wonderful doc who I cannot thank enough for his fantastic care!! Have recommended him to everyone I know. Every nurse or other doc I've mentioned his name See more  
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