Dr. David Klem, MD

Dr. David Klem, MD

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General Surgery  ·  
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53 y/o
(10)

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Dr. David Klem, MD is a general surgery specialist in Wheaton, IL and has been practicing for 27 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

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Top Care Areas

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

Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
more than 93% of peers
Abscess
very high
more than 91% of peers
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
very high
more than 89% of peers

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

2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Colon & Rectal Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

20  Conditions Treated

26  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

  • Rush University Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Rush University Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Rush University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Endo-Surgery Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Klem has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Klem's Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Klem to family and friends
10 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Klem's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

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...more
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