Dr. Susan Balter, MD

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Specializes in Infectious Disease Medicine • Female • Age 71

610 S Maple Ave Ste 5700
Oak Park, IL 60304
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Hospital Quality

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Rush Oak Park Hospital
520 South Maple Avenue
Oak Park, IL 60304

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West Suburban Infectiouse Disease
West Suburban Infectiouse Disease
610 S Maple Ave Ste 5700
Oak Park, IL 60304
NEPHROLOGY ASSOC-NORTHERN IL
675 W North Ave Ste 510
Melrose Park, IL 60160
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    Dr. Balter's Experience

    Specialties

    • Infectious Disease Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Infectious Disease
    • Internal Medicine
    • Public Health
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    Background Check for Dr. Balter

    0 Malpractice Claims

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

    0 Board Actions

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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Yale University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1965

    Internship Hospital

    University Ill Hospital
    Complete in 1968

    Residency Hospital

    Loyola University Chicago Stritch School Of Med
    Complete in 1993

    Fellowship Hospital

    Loyola University Chicago Stritch School Of Med
    Complete in 1994
    University Of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics
    Complete in 1997
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Balter & 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. Balter's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Balter

     

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    Office Locations

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    West Suburban Infectiouse Disease
    610 S Maple Ave Ste 5700
    Oak Park, IL 60304
    B
    NEPHROLOGY ASSOC-NORTHERN IL
    675 W North Ave Ste 510
    Melrose Park, IL 60160
    (708) 681-7689 (Office)
    (708) 763-8390 (Fax)
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    Dr. Balter's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes
    Experience with Dr. Balter
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    Overall
    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Balter to family and friends*
    Tell Us About Yourself
    Number of office visits you've had in the last 2 years*
    0
    Your gender
       
    Your age group
    18 – 24
    Confirm survey via email or text message*
    We'll just be sending you a link to confirm your survey.
     

    * required

    By submitting this survey, you agree to the terms and conditions of the User Agreement.
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