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

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Top Care Areas

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

Constipation
very high
more than 99% of peers
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
very high
more than 99% of peers
Diarrhea
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Brenner's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Brenner ""Better people means better experiences. Our care team is committed to delivering results that change lives." "

2  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

69  Conditions Treated

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4  Procedures

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Brenner has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Brenner's Reviews

2.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Brenner to family and friends
35 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (35)

  • 5
    (14)
  • 4
    (3)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (18)

Dr. Brenner's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

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. ...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...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...more
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This was my first time seeing Dr. Brenner. Except for the procedure he performed. He has a nice mannerism. I found nothing wrong with him professional wise or other. He knew I came in with a critical problem. He addressed it accordingly by ordering a complete workup. I didn't like it but I knew...more
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