Dr. Denise Furlong, MD

Dr. Denise Furlong, MD

Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 49
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Dr. Denise Furlong, MD is a female pelvic medicine & reconstructive surgery specialist in Bedford Park, IL and has been practicing for 7 years. She graduated from University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago in 2000 and specializes in female pelvic medicine & reconstructive surgery, gynecology, and more.Read her story

7456 S State Rd

Bedford Park, IL 60638

Contact Information

(312) 626-2244

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
  • American Enterprise Group
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • 9 More

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Top Care Areas

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Hysteroscopy
very high
more than 98% of peers
Ovarian Cysts
high
more than 79% of peers
Urinary Disorders
normal
more than 82% of peers

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Dr. Furlong's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Furlong "Dr. Denise Furlong is a top-rated urogynecologist in Chicago, IL, providing the highest-quality care for patients at Chicago Center for Women's Health. As a dual board-certified physician, Dr. Furlong offers her patients the broadest array of treatment options. These options include treatments for incontinence, pelvic pain, irregular bleeding, urinary tract infections (UTIs), menopause and pelvic organ prolapse, and she is skilled in minimally invasive surgery and diagnostic procedures, including cystoscopy and hysteroscopy to diagnose the cause of blood in the urine, pelvic pain and other issues. After earning her bachelor's degree at the University of Illinois, Urbana- Champaign, Dr. Furlong completed her medical degree, internship, and residency at the University of Illinois College of Medicine, followed by a fellowship at Illinois Urogynecology, Ltd. Today, she is one of only a handful of surgeons to have achieved board certification in both obstetrics-gynecology and female pelvic medicine and reconstructive surgery. Dr. Furlong is committed to offering patient-centered care for women from puberty through menopause, providing each patient with the information and guidance they need about their health at every stage of life so they can feel confident in their care. The office is equipped with state-of-the-art technology for diagnosis and treatment of diseases and disorders on site, helping to ensure patients receive the most appropriate care as quickly as possible. Dr. Furlong welcomes the opportunity to work with new patients, and the practice accepts most major medical insurance plans. Both English and Spanish are spoken at her practice. When she isn't caring for patients, Dr. Furlong enjoys spending time with her husband, three children, and two border collies at their home in Old Town "
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Furlong "I founded CCWH to fill a void in the health care world. My purpose is to provide a safe, compassionate, patient focused environment where I can empower women to live happier, healthier lives."

3  Specialties

  • Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Gynecology
  • Urogynecology

2  Board Certifications

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

21  Conditions Treated

22  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

  • University of Illinois At Urbana-Champaign
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1996
  • University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • UIC Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • University Il College Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Illinois Urogynecology, LTD
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2011

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Furlong has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Furlong's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Furlong to family and friends
69 total reviews (30 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (69)

  • 5
    (59)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (10)

Dr. Furlong's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (30)

Dr. Furlong was rude, condescending, and full of herself. I would never return to her again in a million years. There are plenty of other wonderful doctors out there. Dr. Furlong is not one of them.
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Dr. Furlong is such a professional and compassionate doctor. I’ve been going to her office for I think 3yrs now and wish I had known about her before. I always feel comfortable when I visit her. And I love that she personally contacts me with any results.
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I had major prolapse issues that Dr Furlong addressed with very thorough explanation and patience with my many questions. She gave me options and allowed me to choose the best option for me and performed surgery on Dec.13. Gave cell number which I’ve used several times and received a quick ...more
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Referred by primary Dr. Had prolapse concerns. At initial appt, Dr Furlong explained my options & at first I didn't opt for surgery, but after prayer & some soul searching, decided surgery w/b my best option. So thankful I did. Dr Furlong is truly a miracle worker & would recommend her to anyone...more
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Dr. Furlong is an excellent physician. I first met her when she was an OB/GYN 11 years ago and she has been my Women's Health physician ever since. Then I took my mom to her for an urinary incontinence problem. My mom was very please with her results. Dr. Furlong is an extraordinary doctor...more
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