Dr. Donald Sweet, MD

Dr. Donald Sweet, MD

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Age 73
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Dr. Donald Sweet, MD is an oncology specialist in Hinsdale, IL and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from Medical College Of Wisconsin in 1971 and specializes in oncology and hematology.

1 Salt Creek Ln

Hinsdale, IL 60521

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • CorVel
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Elderplan
  • Evolutions Healthcare Systems
  • 11 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Cancer
very high
more than 98% of peers
Lymphoma, Large-Cell
very high
more than 97% of peers
Breast Diseases
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Sweet'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. Sweet "Compassionate, cutting-edge care in a community setting"

2  Specialties

  • Oncology
  • Hematology

4  Board Certifications

  • Hematology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Medical Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

104  Conditions Treated

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8  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 Wisconsin / Madison
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1967
  • Medical College Of Wisconsin
    Medical School | Graduated 1971
  • Milwaukee Co Genl Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1972
  • University Of Chicago
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1974
  • University Of Chicago
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1976

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Chicago Consumers' CHECKBOOK Top Doctor, 2011
  • U.S. News Top Doctor, 2012
  • Patients' Choice Physician, 2011
  • Hinsdale Hospital Physician Leadership Medallion, 2009
Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sweet's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sweet to family and friends
16 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Sweet'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 (2)

Dr. Sweet and couldn't have been kinder and more knowledgeable. I had received abnormal blood test results and feared the worst. Dr. Sweet clearly explained to me what he was seeing and took a detailed look at the relevant medical files to try to better understand the situation. He ordered a final...more
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Started seeing him 15 years ago for CML. Put in remission with routine chemo; then placed on Gleevac 2 months after it first came out. Still on it. Still in remission. Avoided bone marrow transplant (thank God). This doctor saved me, and has been so kind to me.
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