Dr. Denise Elser, MD

Dr. Denise Elser, MD

Urogynecology & Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 55
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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

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

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

Dr. Elser'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. 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."

3  Specialties

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

1  Board Certifications

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

44  Conditions Treated

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51  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

Dr. Elser has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Greek
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Elser's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Elser to family and friends
24 total reviews (11 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

  • 5
    (17)
  • 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 (11)

I have had to have approximately 25 to 30 procedures to fix this doctor did to me in surgery .Now having approximately one surgery a year. They’re not little surgeries, their major surgeries with several procedures to go along with them
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Dr. Elser left me mutilated. I have had between 11 and 13 reconstructive surgeries with a total of approximately 25 to 30 procedures to go along with it.
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Dr. Elser has been a miracle to my life! When I had no where else to turn she had all the answers and treatment solutions! So kind and really listens and cares. Thank you!!
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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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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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