Katherine F. Baker, MD

Integrated Oncology Program, Radiation Oncology

4.8
132 Ratings
Years in Practice: 23 years
Practices In: Lisle
Patients Seen: Adults

I feel it is crit­i­cal to work with my patients’ treat­ment teams to view each patient as an indi­vid­ual from a can­cer per­spec­tive as well as a human per­spec­tive and there­fore strive to deliv­er the best care possible.

Board Certifications
Radiation Oncology
Languages
English
Awards & Accolades
The Leonard Award 2017
E.K. Van Swearingen Scholarship 2017
Castle Connolly’s Top Doctors 2017
Castle Connolly’s Top Doctors 2018
Castle Connolly’s Top Doctors 2019
Castle Connolly’s Top Doctors 2020
Castle Connolly’s Top Doctors 2021
Chicago Magazine, Top Doctor 2021
Clinical Interests

Breast can­cer, Gas­troin­testi­nal can­cers, Lym­phomas, Lung cancer

Personal Interests

Spend­ing time with fam­i­ly, Out­door activ­i­ties, Gourmet cooking

Memberships
American Society for Radiation Oncology American Society of Clinical Oncology The Second International Chicago Symposium on Malignancies of the Chest, Head, & Neck Rush University Department of Radiation Oncology
School
University of Wisconsin Medical School Graduation Date: 1994 Degree: MD
Residency
Rush University Medical Center Chief Resident in Radiation Oncology

Ratings


Ratings Category

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.

Patient Satisfaction Rating

4.8
132 Ratings

Ease of scheduling appointments

4.7
132 Ratings

Provider showed concern

4.9
132 Ratings

Provider explained things clearly

4.9
129 Ratings

Provider included you in decisions

4.8
130 Ratings

Likelihood of recommending this provider

4.8
129 Ratings

Comments


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.
"*Dr. Baker was patient-oriented - open in our discussion, knowledgeable."
5
Feb. 22, 2021
"Provided plenty of information and continued to explain everything was about me and my decision making sure I had all the information"
5
Feb. 10, 2021
"I felt in wonderful, caring hands with *Dr. Baker. We discussed my treatment... & concerned _____ her expert knowledge."
5
Feb. 9, 2021
"Doctor Katherine Baker is an excellent Doctor. Doctor Baker was very thoughful of my feelings."
5
Jan. 20, 2021
"super"
5
Jan. 6, 2021
"I am extremely satisfied with all components of Dupage H/C driven by it's people, it operates like a well oiled machine, with a warm personal touch."
4.75
Dec. 16, 2020
"*Dr. Baker always takes her time to listen to my concern and explain and answer my questions thoroughly. She's truly a caring physician."
5
Dec. 7, 2020
"Dr. Baker has always taken the time to answer any questions I may have and is very thorough in every visit I've had with her. I never feel rushed during an appointment with her. She has been wonderful throughout my treatment and I'm very pleased."
5
Dec. 6, 2020
"Dr. Baker is a Gem. Caring and informative. Made my experience positive."
5
Dec. 2, 2020
"I'm not a radiology fan."
4.25
Nov. 30, 2020
"The type of treatment provided for my cancer I felt other organs would be affected, also told Hormone therapy would be used along with the external radiation to treat the cancer."
2.75
Jul. 18, 2020
"*Dr. Baker - I can't praise her enough - gave me choices spent time with me (never felt rushed) explains all options thoroughly -"
5
Jul. 15, 2020
"Good conversation going over the pros and cons of the treatment proposed."
4.75
Jul. 7, 2020
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