Dr. Daniel Wool, MD

Dr. Daniel Wool, MD

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Age 42
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Dr. Daniel Wool, MD is a general surgery specialist in Barrington, IL and has been practicing for 10 years. He graduated from Rush Medical College Of Rush University in 2002 and specializes in general surgery.Read his story

27750 W Il Route 22 Ste 130

Barrington, IL 60010

Contact Information

(847) 381-6051

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Wool performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Inguinal Hernia
very high
more than 94% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 93% of peers
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
high
more than 87% of peers

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Dr. Wool's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Wool "Dr. Wool graduated from the University of Wisconsin at Madison with a Bachelor of Science degree. He earned his Doctor of Medicine degree at Rush Medical College, graduating in the top third of his class. He completed his residency in general surgery at Rush University Medical Center and Cook County Hospital. He then went on to finish a fellowship at Stanford University in minimally invasive and robotic surgery. Dr. Wool is a Diplomate of the American Board of Surgery and a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. He is a member of the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES), the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS), and the Chicago Surgical Society, just to name a few. Daniel Wool, MD has been in private practice at Barrington Surgeons since 2008. Dr. Wool has extensive training and experience with trauma, critical care, hernia, foregut, colon, bariatric, as well as advanced laparoscopic and robotic surgical cases. He is a native of Northbrook and lives in the area with his wife Sara and two children. In his free time, he enjoys spending time with his family and playing golf."
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1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

58  Conditions Treated

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57  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagomyotomy
  • Esophagomyotomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fecal Impaction Removal
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Diaphragmatic or Paraesophageal Hernia Repair With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Gastroenterostomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Orchiectomy
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Vagotomy
  • Wound Repair
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • University Of Wisconsin / Madison
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1998
  • Rush Medical College Of Rush University
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • Rush University Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Rush University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2007
  • Stanford Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2008

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Wool has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wool's Reviews

3.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wool to family and friends
12 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Wool's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Had Hernia surgery and 7 months out of surgery the same pain came back. Went back for more testing. One doctor said one thing and he said another. I should not have any pain now after surgery. I went in with pain and after surgery same pain. All he said was my wrap I'd still in place. I wish...more
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Hia post op bedside manner changes, information given changes. I feel extremely abandoned after surgery and that my concerns were brushed aside.
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