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Walter A. Arand, MD

Philosophy of Care

Focused attention on diagnosing and treating my patient's problems and utilizing the vast resources of DMG as necessary to accomplish this task


Patient Satisfaction Rating

4.7
Based on 261 reviews

  • General

    SPECIALTIES

    • Internal Medicine
    • Years in Practice: 32


    BOARD CERTIFICATIONS

    • Internal Medicine


    PATIENTS SEEN
    Accepts adults


    LANGUAGES

    • English


    MEDICAL INTERESTS
    HTN, DM, Hyperlipidemia, Nutrition


    PERSONAL INTERESTS
    Various sports including swimming, golf and skiing, piano, and coaching


  • Education

    EDUCATION
    School University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine
    Graduation Date 06/1984
    Degree M.D.

    INTERNSHIPS
    School Michael Reese Hospital

    RESIDENCY
    School Michael Reese Medical Center
    Title Resident in Internal Medicine

  • Memberships

    • American College of Physicians
    • American Society of Parentoral and Entoral Nutrition
  • Patient Ratings & Comments

    Patient Satisfaction Rating
    4.7
    Based on 261 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
    259 ratings

    Provider showed concern

    4.7
    258 ratings

    Provider explained things clearly

    4.7
    259 ratings

    Provider included you in decisions

    4.7
    253 ratings

    Likelihood of recommending this provider

    4.7
    258 ratings


    Comments (20)

    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.


    4.3
    Dec 28, 2019
    Doesn't ask what other doctors I saw had to say. Only seems concerned about his care.  
    4.8
    Dec 19, 2019
    Dr. Walter Arand is very professional, respectful and compassionate. He communicates to the point and is very understandable.  
    5.0
    Nov 27, 2019
    *Dr. Arand is super! Since I just was diagnosed w/high BP it might have been good to learn more about drug & impact if I miss a dose.  
    5.0
    Nov 22, 2019
    Dr. Arand really takes his time to make sure all of my questions are answered. He is quite thorough, calm, and knowledgeable. I completely trust him with my health.  
    4.8
    Nov 14, 2019
    I recommend Dr. Arand any chance I can! That man is simply awesome!  
    4.5
    Oct 29, 2019
    I am completely satisfied with care plan that doctor has advised.  
    5.0
    Oct 26, 2019
    Dr. Arand is a kind and friendly physician.  
    5.0
    Oct 26, 2019
    Dr. Arand has always been a responsive and kind physician. God bless him.  
    5.0
    Oct 17, 2019
    really like Dr Arand and the group!  
    5.0
    Sep 25, 2019
    Dr Arrand very good and considerate. And helpful.  
    4.8
    Sep 23, 2019
    Dr. Walter Arand was caring, attentive, answered all my questions and provided a good treatment plan.  
    4.5
    Sep 17, 2019
    I have had about 10 doctors. Dr. Arand is fantastic.  
    5.0
    Sep 16, 2019
    Always positive.  
    5.0
    Sep 10, 2019
    I have seen *Dr. Arand for approximately 30 years.  
    3.8
    Aug 28, 2019
    GOOD  
    2.5
    Aug 08, 2019
    best part of visit, he told me to go to Dr. Vajaria.  
    5.0
    Aug 02, 2019
    Have been *Dr. Arand patient for over 20 years. Highly recommended.  
    5.0
    Jun 11, 2019
    good  
    5.0
    Jun 11, 2019
    Dr. Arands is very good. courteous and informative.  
    5.0
    Jun 11, 2019
    I like my primary care physician very much  
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