Dr. Dean M. Govostis, MD

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Specializes in General Surgery • Male • Age 56

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Dr. Govostis' Experience

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Dr. Govostis' Specialties

Procedures Dr. Govostis Performs

  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
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Hospital Quality

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Palos Community Hospital
12251 South 80th Avenue
Palos Heights, IL 60463
Advocate Christ Hospital and Medical Center
4440 West 95th Street
Oak Lawn, IL 60453

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Patient Satisfaction

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Cardiothoracic&Vascular Surgical Association
Cardiothoracic&Vascular Surgical Association
4400 W 95th St Ste 205
Oak Lawn, IL 60453
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    Dr. Govostis' Experience

    Specialties

    • General Surgery
    • Vascular Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery
    • Vascular Surgery
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    • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
    • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
    • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
    • Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aorta
    • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
    • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
    • Peripheral Artery Bypass Procedures
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
    • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
    • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
    • Ultrasound, Carotid
    • Varicose Vein Procedures
    • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
    • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
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    • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
    • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
    • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Dissection
    • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
    • Cerebral Vascular Disease
    • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
    • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
    • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
    • Hypertensive Encephalopathy
    • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
    • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
    • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
    • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
    • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
    • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
    • Varicose Veins
    • Venous Compression
    • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Venous Insufficiency
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    Background Check for Dr. Govostis

    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

    Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1984

    Internship Hospital

    Med College Of Wisconsin
    Complete in 1985

    Residency Hospital

    Med College Of Wisconsin
    Complete in 1990

    Fellowship Hospital

    University Fla
    Complete in 1991
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Govostis & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% 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. Govostis' 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. Govostis has admitting privileges:

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    • Palos Community Hospital

    • Advocate Christ Hospital and Medical Center

    • Little Company of Mary Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Govostis

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Govostis to family and friends

    9 responses
    below
    national average

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    Dr. Govostis' Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    9 responses
    below
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    9 responses
    below
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    8 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    31 – 45 minutes 9 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Govostis
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    9 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    9 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    9 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    9 responses
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    national average

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    Cardiothoracic&Vascular Surgical Association
    4400 W 95th St Ste 205
    Oak Lawn, IL 60453
    (708) 346-4040 (Office)
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