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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 242 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 242 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.

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    Ease of scheduling appointments

    4.6
    240 ratings

    Provider showed concern

    4.6
    237 ratings

    Friendliness/courtesy of Care Provider

    4.7
    242 ratings

    Care Provider spoke using clear language

    4.7
    239 ratings

    Provider explained things clearly

    4.6
    240 ratings

    Time Care Provider spent with patient

    4.5
    237 ratings

    Provider included you in decisions

    4.6
    239 ratings

    Patients' confidence in Care Provider

    4.6
    238 ratings

    Likelihood of recommending this provider

    4.5
    237 ratings

    Wait time at clinic

    4.6
    234 ratings


    Comments (23)

    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
    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.  
    4.6
    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!!!  
    3.4
    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.  
    4.9
    Jun 12, 2019
    I was very pleased with the Dr's care!  
    5.0
    Apr 23, 2019
    Really Liked Dr. Markus very professional and very helpful.  
    4.9
    Apr 17, 2019
    I'VE SEEN Dr, Markus FOR MANY YEARS. he IS ALWAYS VERY professional, courteous and attentive. One of the best in your system.  
    5.0
    Mar 06, 2019
    understanding my knee pain gave cortisone shot easiest shot I have ever received. grateful  
    5.0
    Feb 20, 2019
    I hope that *Dr. Markus never retires or leaves D.M.G.  
    N/A
    Feb 19, 2019
    Excellent Doctors  
    5.0
    Jan 09, 2019
    Dr. Markus was caring, gentle, informative and made me very comfortable. I had many questions and he never rushed me. My knee feels so much better after his care.  
    5.0
    Dec 09, 2018
    I hope Dr Markus stays at DMG for many years to come!  
    4.8
    Nov 29, 2018
    I am very comfortable with *Dr. Markus & staff. VERY SATISFIED with his treatment plan; I I GIVE HIM 5 STARS always concerned about your medical condition!! GREAT DR.'S STAFF = GREAT TREATMENT! VERY HAPPY! See more  
    4.0
    Aug 28, 2018
    While the provider was good, I felt rushed and that he really didn't want to hear my concerns. He kept talking over me when I tried to express my concerns or feelings.  
    5.0
    Aug 28, 2018
    Very Good Experience!  
    4.9
    Aug 28, 2018
    Was very pleased with the care provider.  
    4.9
    Aug 22, 2018
    He was the best.   
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