Dr. Darren Brenner, MD

Dr. Darren Brenner, MD

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Dr. Darren Brenner, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Chicago, IL and has been practicing for 10 years. He specializes in gastroenterology and internal medicine.

Northwestern Medical Group

676 N Saint Clair St Ste 1400

Chicago, IL 60611
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • HealthLink
  • HFN
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • UniCare
  • UnitedHealthCare

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Illinois
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Brenner's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Constipation
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Brenner treats Constipation more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Brenner treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Gas-Bloat Syndrome
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Brenner treats Gas-Bloat Syndrome more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Brenner treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Diarrhea
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Brenner treats Diarrhea more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Brenner treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Brenner's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anemia
Autoimmune Diseases
Barrett's Esophagus
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Benign Tumor
Blood Disorders
Cancer
Celiac Disease
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Cholelithiasis
Cirrhosis
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Dehydration
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Diarrhea
Diverticulitis, Intestinal
Diverticulosis, Intestinal
Duodenal Ulcer
Duodenitis
Dysentery
Dysphagia
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Enteritis
Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Diverticulum
Esophageal Ulcer
Esophageal Varices
Esophagitis
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastric Ulcer
Gastritis
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
Gastroparesis
Heartburn
Hemorrhoids
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Hernia
Ileus
Indigestion
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Ischemia
Intestinal Obstruction
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Lactose Intolerance
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Malnutrition
Manometry
Nausea
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Pancreatitis
Peptic Ulcer
Pyloric Stenosis
Reflux Esophagitis
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Unexplained Weight Loss
Viral Hepatitis
Vomiting Disorders
Whipple's Disease

About Me

Care Philosophy

"Better people means better experiences. Our care team is committed to delivering results that change lives." 

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

  • 2008
    University Of Michigan Health System
    Fellowship Hospital
    2008
  • 2005
    University Of Michigan Health System
    Residency Hospital
    2005
  • 2002
    University Of Chicago Pritzker School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    2002

Awards

Dr. Brenner's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Brenner

2.9

Based on 36 reviews

5 Stars
41.666666666666664%
(15)
4 Stars
8.333333333333334%
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3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
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1 Star
50%
(18)

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I would definitely recommend Darren Brenner, M.D. He is very knowledgeable, precise and kind.
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Dr was very impatient during the appointment which led to a very brief and frustrating appointment. He appeared preoccupied and rushed. Later, Dr. Brenner's opinion and diagnosis was deemed to be incorrect as proven by a second and third physician.
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Dr Brenner has treated my daughter since he came to Northwestern (2009 I believe). We had lost hope in other doctors we had seen for 5++ who were highly recommended but couldn't figure it out. As a result, my daughter was getting sicker and sicker. I didn't expect her to live another 2 years. ...Read More
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This is the worst experience I have ever had with a doctor. My appointment was poor; he spoke with me for about 3 minutes and recommended an MRI (never looked at me or examined me). Never followed up with me after the MRI so I called him a week later. Told me I needed to see a Neurologist but...Read More
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Dr. Brenner listened to my symptoms and said he thought my condition was not what my first doctor had said. The nurse was able to help me get a required test much faster and Dr. Brenner got back to me pretty quickly with the results. The staff is extremely caring, friendly, and sympathetic. Very...Read More
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Aetna
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Aetna Test PPO
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Advantage Test PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health Care PPO
HealthLink
HFN
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Tricare
UniCare
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UnitedHealthCare
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