Dr. Barbara Krueger, MD

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Specializes in General Surgery • Female • Age 61

4400 W 95th St Ste 413
Oak Lawn, IL 60453
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Dr. Krueger's Specialties

  • General Surgery

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Hospital Quality

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Palos Community Hospital
12251 S 80th Ave
Palos Heights, IL 60463
Advocate Christ Hospital and Medical Center
4440 W 95th St
Oak Lawn, IL 60453

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  • Yes
Advocate Medical Group Gen Srgy
Advocate Medical Group Gen Srgy
4400 W 95th St Ste 413
Oak Lawn, IL 60453
Advocate General Surgery
Advocate General Surgery
18210 La Grange Rd Ste 105
Tinley Park, IL 60487
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    Dr. Krueger's Experience

    Specialties

    • General Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery
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    • Biopsy of Breast
    • Breast Reconstruction
    • Breast Surgical Procedure
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Excision of Breast Tumor
    • Excision of Skin Lesion
    • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
    • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
    • Lung Surgery
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
    • Mastectomy
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
    • Vaginal Surgery
    2
    • Abdominal Disorders
    • Abdominal Pain
    • Adrenal Gland Cancer
    • Atelectasis
    • Benign Tumor
    • Breast Cancer
    • Breast Diseases
    • Breast Lump
    • Cancer
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Gastrointestinal Diseases
    • Gynecologic Cancer
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hidradenitis
    • Incisional Hernia
    • Lipomas
    • Liver Cancer
    • Lung Cancer
    • Pancreatic Cancer
    • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Pleural Effusion
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Stomach Diseases
    • Ulcer
    • Ulcerative Colitis
    • Varicose Veins
    • Vascular Disease
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    Background Check for Dr. Krueger

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Illinois.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Emory University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1988

    Internship Hospital

    Rush Presbyn St Luke's Med Center
    Complete in 1989

    Residency Hospital

    Rush Presbyn St Luke's Med Center
    Complete in 1993
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Krueger & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 87.4% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Krueger's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 3 hospitals where Dr. Krueger has admitting privileges:

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    • Palos Community Hospital

    • Advocate South Suburban Hospital

    • Advocate Christ Hospital and Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Krueger

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    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Krueger to family and friends

    5 out of 5

    30 responses

    Dr. Krueger's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    5 out of 5

    28 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    5 out of 5

    28 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    5 out of 5

    28 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    29 responses

    Experience with Dr. Krueger

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    5 out of 5

    29 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    5 out of 5

    29 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    5 out of 5

    29 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    5 out of 5

    30 responses

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    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    Advocate Medical Group Gen Srgy
    4400 W 95th St Ste 413
    Oak Lawn, IL 60453
    (708) 346-4055 (Office)
    (708) 499-0948 (Fax)
    B
    Advocate General Surgery
    18210 La Grange Rd Ste 105
    Tinley Park, IL 60487
    (708) 478-4407 (Office)
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