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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 288 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 288 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
    288 ratings

    Provider showed concern

    4.7
    283 ratings

    Friendliness/courtesy of Care Provider

    4.8
    286 ratings

    Care Provider spoke using clear language

    4.8
    283 ratings

    Provider explained things clearly

    4.7
    284 ratings

    Time Care Provider spent with patient

    4.6
    285 ratings

    Provider included you in decisions

    4.7
    282 ratings

    Patients' confidence in Care Provider

    4.7
    284 ratings

    Likelihood of recommending this provider

    4.6
    282 ratings

    Wait time at clinic

    4.7
    280 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
    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  
    4.6
    Jun 06, 2019
    He was kind, concerned and very professional.  
    5.0
    May 21, 2019
    Dr. Arand is a very competent and caring MD.  
    5.0
    May 17, 2019
    My husband and I have being seeing Dr. Armand for about 25 years so we are obviously have confidence in him.  
    5.0
    Mar 06, 2019
    As always, VERY GOOD  
    4.8
    Feb 12, 2019
    Personable,understandable, desire to be of service. Super Doctor.  
    5.0
    Feb 10, 2019
    Dr. Ertle is the finest medical professional I've ever encountered. His advice has proved invaluable.  
    4.9
    Jan 09, 2019
    I have had this provider for years and am very satisfied with him  
    4.9
    Jan 08, 2019
    Overall , I have very good experience with doctor . I would like to keep my doctor and DuPage Medical Group.  
    5.0
    Aug 22, 2018
    My provider has always made me feel comfortable with every visit.  
    3.9
    Aug 16, 2018
    The provider I saw was a substitute for my general practitioner. He was pleasant, but this was the first time I saw him.  
    4.1
    Aug 14, 2018
    Dr.Arand is very professional and direct. He is interested in patient care and the well being of the patient. He is an old fashioned doctors. I wish he is more relaxed and expressive. May See more  
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