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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 283 reviews

  • General

    SPECIALTIES

    • Internal Medicine
    • Years in Practice: 31


    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 283 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
    282 ratings

    Provider showed concern

    4.7
    278 ratings

    Friendliness/courtesy of Care Provider

    4.8
    280 ratings

    Care Provider spoke using clear language

    4.8
    278 ratings

    Provider explained things clearly

    4.7
    279 ratings

    Time Care Provider spent with patient

    4.6
    281 ratings

    Provider included you in decisions

    4.7
    275 ratings

    Patients' confidence in Care Provider

    4.7
    278 ratings

    Likelihood of recommending this provider

    4.6
    278 ratings

    Wait time at clinic

    4.7
    272 ratings


    Comments (10)

    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
    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  
    3.5
    Jun 10, 2018
    He's a very smart doctor,,just wish we was more friendly and personal.   
    5.0
    May 23, 2018
    It was a very good experience. I felt the doctor was very caring and gave me the time I needed.  
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