Dr. Denise Elser, MD

Dr. Denise Elser, MD

Urogynecology & Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery  |  
Female  |  
Age 55
(23)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Denise Elser, MD is an urogynecology & reconstructive pelvic surgery specialist in Oak Lawn, IL and has been practicing for 24 years. She graduated from Rush Medical College Of Rush University in 1988 and specializes in urogynecology & reconstructive pelvic surgery, urogynecology, and more.

5851 W 95th St Ste 300

Oak Lawn, IL 60453

Contact Information

(708) 499-9800

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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Uterine Prolapse
very high
more than 99% of peers
Atrophic Vaginitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Uterine Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Elser "Dr. Elser's specials interests include Evaluation and development of minimally invasive procedures for the treatment of urinary incontinence, prolapse and other gynecologic indications. She embraces technology that promotes safe and efficient minimally invasive surgery in women. The robotic tools have allowed her to offer Abdominal Sacrocolpopexy as a minimally invasive surgery to women with advanced and recurrent prolapse."
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Specialties

  • Urogynecology & Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery
  • Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Urogynecology
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Board Certifications

  • Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*
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Conditions Treated

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Procedures

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Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim
  • Settlement : 5/29/2013
    Amount or Range: $975,000.00
    Nature of Complaint: COOK COUNTY, IL
    State: 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 Illinois At Urbana-Champaign
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1984
  • Rush Medical College Of Rush University
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Rush University Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Rush University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Med College Of Virginia
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Elser has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Greek
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Elser's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Elser to family and friends
3.9
based on 23 total reviews (9 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (23)

  • 5
    (16)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Elser's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (9)

Dr Elser is absolutely the best with bladder issues. She has repaired another Doctors mess and has done 2 surgeries on me and 2 other procedures and I am extremely grateful for her expertise
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Dr. Elders a butcher I've had approximately 9 or 10surgeries or so because of her hand and lying mouth
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Saw Dr. Elser after test/exam & worriedthat surgery would be the only way to go feeling that my SUI was not to a point where I could not be out in public and was looking for other alternatives before mesh surgery due to complications that could make my condition worse. She seemed irritated w...more
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receptionist on the phone so helpful and patient. Dr Elser is kind, she made me laugh, realizing I was really nervous about the appointment. She understood that my problem is complicated and made me feel like she really heard my concerns. I don't feel rushed into surgery like I did at another...more
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Dr Elser performed a hysterectomy back in 2012. I was always able to reach her afterward and the staff was always warm and welcoming! Highly recommended!
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