Dr. Deborah S. Loeff, MD

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Specializes in Pediatric Surgery • Female • Age 64

5841 S Maryland Ave
Chicago, IL 60637
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Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital
3815 Highland Avenue
Downers Grove, IL 60515
Advocate Lutheran General Hospital
1775 Dempster Street
Park Ridge, IL 60068

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
5841 S Maryland Ave
Chicago, IL 60637
University Of Chicago PDS
Pediatric Surgery
5721 S Maryland Ave # 4
Chicago, IL 60637
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    Dr. Loeff's Experience

    Specialties

    • Pediatric Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery
    • Pediatric Surgery
    1
    • Abscess Incision and Drainage
    • Anti-Reflux Surgery
    • Appendectomy
    • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
    • Appendectomy, Open
    • Central Line Insertion (for Chemotherapy)
    • Circumcision
    • Colon and Rectal Surgery
    • Cyst Removal
    • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
    • Gallbladder Removal
    • Hemorrhoid Removal
    • Hernia and Hydrocele Repair
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
    • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
    • Pediatric Surgical Procedures
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Port Removal
    2
    • Abdominal Hernia
    • Angioimmunoblastic Lymphadenopathy With Dysproteinemia
    • Ankyloglossia
    • Anorectal Abscess and Fistula
    • Appendicitis
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hernia
    • Hirschsprung's Disease
    • Imperforate Anus
    • Inguinal Hernia
    • Polydactyly
    • Tongue-Tie
    • Umbilical Hernia
    • Undescended Testicles
    3

    Background Check for Dr. Loeff

    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

    Awards

    Media & Publications

    • The Robert L. Schmitz, M.D. Award for Outstanding Contributions to Surgical Education, 2008
    • Insertion of a Small Silastic Central Venous Catheter in Neonates and Young Infants., 1982
    • A New Intratracheal Stent for Tracheobronchial Reconstruction: Experimental and Clinical Studies., 1988
    • Congenital Tracheal Stenosis: A Review of 22 Patients from 1965 to 1987., 1988
    • Small Intestinal Insufficiency and the Short Bowel Syndrome., 1991
    • A Unique Chest Wall Splint for Unilateral Agenesis of Ribs., 1987
    • A Variant of the Split Notochord Syndrome., 1989
    • Gastroschisis and Omphalocele., 1989
    • Neonatal Intestinal Obstruction., 1989
    • Surgical Management in Immunocompromised Children., 1989
    • Management of Esophageal Atresia and Tracheoesophageal Fistula., 1989
    • Short-Term Pulmonary Effects of Total Parenteral Nutrition in Children with Cystic Fibrosis., 1984
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Rush Medical College Of Rush University
    Graduated in 1977

    Internship Hospital

    University Hospital and Med Center
    Complete in 1979

    Residency Hospital

    University Utah Affil Hosps
    Complete in 1984

    Fellowship Hospital

    Hospital Sick Chldn
    Complete in 1987
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Loeff & Staff

    • English
  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. Loeff's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital

    • Advocate Lutheran General Hospital

    • Evanston Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Dr. Loeff's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    8 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    8 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    8 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 8 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Loeff
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    8 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    8 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    8 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    8 responses
    below
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Loeff accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does she accept?*

    Less
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    Office Locations

    A
    5841 S Maryland Ave
    Chicago, IL 60637
    (773) 702-6175 (Office)
    (773) 702-1192 (Fax)
    B
    University Of Chicago PDS
    Pediatric Surgery
    5721 S Maryland Ave # 4
    Chicago, IL 60637
    (773) 702-6175 (Office)
    (773) 702-1192 (Fax)
    • Parking: Self-park is located across from Comer Children's Hospital at an hourly rate. You may also choose to valet in fron of the hospital. You may receive a parking discount when your ticket is validated at the clinic or security desk.
    C
    7350 W College Dr Ste 102
    Palos Heights, IL 60463
    (708) 448-8000 (Office)
    (708) 361-8029 (Fax)
    D
    Palos Heights Specialty Suites
    Palos Heights
    7350 W College Dr Ste 102
    Palos Heights, IL 60463
    (708) 448-8000 (Office)
    (708) 361-8029 (Fax)
    E
    1675 Dempster St
    Park Ridge, IL 60068
    (847) 723-2210 (Office)
    F
    Park Ridge Office
    1775 Dempster St
    Park Ridge, IL 60068
    (847) 723-2210 (Office)
    (847) 965-1524 (Fax)
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    How well provider listens and answers questions
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