Dr. Susan Balter, MD

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Specializes in Infectious Disease Medicine • Female • Age 72

610 S Maple Ave Ste 5700
Oak Park, IL 60304
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Rush Oak Park Hospital
520 S Maple Ave
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
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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
    • Public Health
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    0 Malpractice Claims

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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Yale University
    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
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    Office Locations

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    West Suburban Infectiouse Disease
    610 S Maple Ave Ste 5700
    Oak Park, IL 60304
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    NEPHROLOGY ASSOC-NORTHERN IL
    675 W North Ave Ste 510
    Melrose Park, IL 60160
    (708) 681-7689 (Office)
    (708) 681-9711 (Fax)
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    Tell us about the 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
    Tell us about 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
    Tell us about yourself How's this used?
    Your gender:
       
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    18 – 24 years old
    Number of office visits you've had in the last 2 years:
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