Dr. David Klem, MD

Dr. David Klem, MD

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53 y/o
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Dr. David Klem, MD is a general surgery specialist in Wheaton, IL and has been practicing for 28 years. He specializes in general surgery and colon & rectal surgery.

Northwestern Medicine Regional Medical Group

7 Blanchard Cir Ste 104

Wheaton, IL 60189
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
  • CorVel
  • HealthLink
  • HFN
  • Humana
  • LifeSynch
  • Medicaid
  • Private HealthCare Systems
  • UniCare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Viant

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. Klem's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Klem performs Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Klem performs this procedure more than 90% of his peers

Abdominal Disorders
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Klem treats Abdominal Disorders more than 73% of his peers

Dr. Klem treats this condition more than 73% of his peers

Hernia Repair
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Klem performs Hernia Repair more than 57% of his peers

Dr. Klem performs this procedure more than 57% of his peers

Dr. Klem's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Anal Fissure
Anal Fistula
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anorectal Abscess
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
Cancer
Colectomy
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Esophageal Surgery
Excision of Rectal Tumor
Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrotomy
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hernia Repair
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Obesity
Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Paracentesis
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Secondary Malignancies
Stomach Surgery
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis

About Me

Care Philosophy

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

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Colon & Rectal Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

Endo-Surgery Institute
Fellowship Hospital
Rush University Medical Center
Residency Hospital
Rush University Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1991
Rush University Medical College
Medical School
1991

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Klem's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Klem

3.9

Based on 11 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
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Dr. Klem did my 2 hernia surgeries. I found Dr. Klem kind and honest about my condition and the type of surgery he recommended for me. He explained everything throughly. His bed side manner is excellent. I highly recommend Dr. Klem . I give him five star’s ?? ????????
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Dr .Klem believes he is above the normal person without md behind their name. He is inconsiderate, of others. He is just a person with a profession, he is no better than the average person. I guessed he missed the class on how to talk to and treat patients.
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I was referred to Dr Klem for issues with my gallbladder. He was simply wonderful ....very professiona. ! Surgery went very well and his staff were tremendous . Highly recommend. Margaret Dewes .
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very thorough, kind,understanding of my issues, good explanations. always listens to me and takes what i have to say into consideration. i do not have a lot of medical issues so i have had a lot of questions and concerns. dr. klem has always taken the time to listen to me and reassure me. i am...Read More
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Aetna
Aetna EPO
Aetna HMO
Aetna POS
Aetna PPO
Managed Choice POS
Open Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
Blue Advantage
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois PPO
Blue Precision HMO
Cigna
Behavioral Health
Cigna EPO
Cigna HMO
Cigna POS
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna HMO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna POS
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access HMO
Cigna-HealthSpring
CorVel
Worker's Compensation WC
HealthLink
HealthLink HMO
HealthLink POS
HFN
HFN PPO
Worker's Compensation WC
Humana
Choice
Choice Care
Choice PPO
Humana HMO
Humana POS
Humana PPO
LifeSynch
Behavioral Health
Medicaid
Private HealthCare Systems
Private HealthCare Systems PPO
UniCare
UniCare HMO
UniCare POS
UniCare PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice
Choice Plus
United Behavioral Health
United Healthcare EPO
United Healthcare HMO
United Healthcare POS
United Healthcare PPO
Viant

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