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Robert S. Markus, MD

Philosophy of Care

My belief is the best option is the least invasive option which can be expected to bring about a good outcome.


Patient Satisfaction Rating

4.6
Based on 275 reviews

  • General

    SPECIALTIES

    • General Orthopaedics
    • Years in Practice: 28


    BOARD CERTIFICATIONS

    • Orthopaedic Surgery


    PATIENTS SEEN
    Accepts both children and adults


    LANGUAGES

    • English


    MEDICAL INTERESTS
    General Orthopeadics


    PERSONAL INTERESTS
    Motorcycling, fitness and guitar


  • Education

    EDUCATION
    School University of Illinois
    Graduation Date 06/1985
    Degree Medical Degree
    Honors Alpha Omega Alpha

    INTERNSHIPS
    School Michael Reese Hospital

    RESIDENCY
    School Michael Reese Hospital
    Title Chief Medical Resident in Orthopaedic Surgery

  • Memberships

    • American Academy of Orthoapedic Surgery
    • American Medical Association
  • Awards and Accolades

    Name Chief Resident
    Date 08/1990

  • Patient Ratings & Comments

    Patient Satisfaction Rating
    4.6
    Based on 275 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
    274 ratings

    Provider showed concern

    4.6
    272 ratings

    Provider explained things clearly

    4.6
    273 ratings

    Provider included you in decisions

    4.6
    273 ratings

    Likelihood of recommending this provider

    4.5
    270 ratings


    Comments (26)

    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
    Dec 18, 2019
    Dr. Markus is awesome.  
    4.5
    Nov 22, 2019
    Dr. Markus is awesome. Great chair side manner. Through and clear. He listens and explains.  
    3.5
    Nov 19, 2019
    Was happy w/Dr. Markus & would recommend him. Do not give out highest ratings usually as leaves noghing for improvement or me feeling better or worse about something during a visit.  
    5.0
    Oct 17, 2019
    I like Dr Markus. Very personable and explained everything  
    5.0
    Oct 16, 2019
    Love Dr. Markus. Have been seeing him for approx 30 yrs. My family members also have seen him many times over the years.  
    5.0
    Sep 26, 2019
    good  
    5.0
    Sep 18, 2019
    Second visit to Dr Markus. Wonderful experience!  
    5.0
    Sep 08, 2019
    very good  
    5.0
    Sep 08, 2019
    listen to what I had to say. gave great advice what I should expect .  
    5.0
    Sep 01, 2019
    I was kept informed of all the next steps at all times.  
    5.0
    Sep 01, 2019
    very good  
    5.0
    Aug 27, 2019
    the care provider instantly diagnosed my problem, provided immediate treatment that reduced my pain and provided information that has led me to recovery.  
    5.0
    Aug 27, 2019
    Dr. Marcus is very nice and friendly. He answers any questions I have and asks if there are additional questions I have.  
    5.0
    Aug 05, 2019
    highly recommend  
    5.0
    Aug 04, 2019
    doctors are very nice and explains all well  
    5.0
    Jul 28, 2019
    The doctor was very pleasant, friendly, and caring.  
    5.0
    Jul 24, 2019
    l had a great Experience  
    5.0
    Jul 11, 2019
    Really liked this Doctor. He thoroughly explained all my options and gave me time to think and to consult with my husband.  
    5.0
    Jul 07, 2019
    Dr. Markus is an excellent Orthopedic doctor. He is very knowledgeable and explains thoroughly your condition. He also always provides options of care and lets you make the choice of treatment.  
    4.0
    Jul 07, 2019
    good  
    5.0
    Jul 03, 2019
    Dr. was excellent...explained clearly and made me feel comfortable immediately during visit.  
    5.0
    Jul 03, 2019
    Dr. Markus is my go to for all things orthopedic thus far!!!  
    3.3
    Jun 26, 2019
    like I stated previously it felt like a doctor was in a bit of a rush to get to his next patient  
    5.0
    Jun 24, 2019
    Great concern in making sure I understood the procedures to be followed and assurance in coming to an amicable resolution.  
    5.0
    Jun 20, 2019
    *Dr. Markus has seen my kids over the years. This was my first visit with him for me. He was fantastic! Explained everything perfectly and was right on w/diagnosis.  
    5.0
    Jun 12, 2019
    I was very pleased with the Dr's care!  
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