Dr. David Walega, MD

Dr. David Walega, MD

Anesthesiology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 50
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Dr. David Walega, MD is an anesthesiology specialist in Chicago, IL and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Wayne State University School Of Medicine in 1993 and specializes in anesthesiology.

240 E Huron St Ste 1201

Chicago, IL 60611

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health

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Dr. Walega's Experience

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Dr. Walega's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Anesthesiology
  • Board certified in Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Anesthesiology

2  Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*

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

  • Wayne State University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • No Western University Mc
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • No Western University Mc
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997
  • No Western University Mc
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Walega has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Korean
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Walega's Reviews

3.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Walega to family and friends
15 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Walega's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Patient Comments (6)

Dr. Walega, has been my Dr. For several years now, he is very good with me, listens to my ailments,, ( I suffer from a chronic condition) ,,,and treats me accordingly,he is compassionate, and always has a smile on his face, I would recommend him, I’m very satisfied.
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I am shocked at the negative views of Dr. Walega. I had the completely opposite experience. I have seen him many times in the past 5 years, and have found him to be compassionate & extraordinarily helpful. He has spent significant time listening to me and my symptoms of back/hip pain, and found...more
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Dr. Walega is a great doctor. I have found him to be a good listener and empathetic. He is not a mind reader. It is extremely important to exactly convey to him the locations of your pain and be detailed about it. I am treated for two levels of spinal pain and also hip pain very successfully.
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Condescending, defensive, and lazy. Hostile when you ask for more due diligence, provide constructive feedback, or show data suggesting his diagnosis is incorrect. He prescribed a drug cocktail my pharmacist refused to fill; he said I might have a seizure. Walega disagreed. No seizure, but intense...more
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Similar to what another patient on the side said… My worst experience with a medical doctor was with Dr. Walega. He is arrogant, lacks empathy, and has a horrible bedside manner. It is extremely surprising that someone with his attitude would spend his days working with patients who live in...more
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