Dr. Donald Sweet, MD

Dr. Donald Sweet, MD

Oncology  |  
Male  |  
Age 72
(16)
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Dr. Donald Sweet, MD is an oncology doctor who practices in Hinsdale, IL. He is 72 years old and has been practicing for 42 years.

908 N Elm St Ste 210

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

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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

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Care Philosophy

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Specialties

  • Oncology
  • Hematology
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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*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acute Leukemia
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anemia
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Clot
  • Blood Coagulation Disorders, Inherited
  • Blood Disorders
  • Blood Disorders in Pregnancy
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Eye Cancer
  • Fallopian Tube Cancer
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Hypercoagulable State
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Kaposi's Sarcoma
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Leukocytosis
  • Lip Cancer
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lymphocytosis
  • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
  • Lymphosarcoma
  • Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
  • Mantle Cell Lymphoma
  • Marginal Zone Lymphoma
  • Melanoma
  • Multiple Myeloma
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Neutropenia
  • Nodular Lymphoma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Oral Cancer
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancytopenia
  • Peripheral T-Cell Lymphoma
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Purpura
  • Qualitative Platelet Defects (incl. Glanzmann's Thrombasthenia)
  • Reticulosarcoma
  • Salivary Gland Cancer
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skin Cancer
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Thalassemia
  • Throat Cancer (Hypopharyngeal)
  • Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Tonsil Cancer
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Vulvar Cancer

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Procedures

  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Cancer Treatment
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Chemotherapy
  • Genetic Counseling Services
  • Genetic Testing
  • Plasmapheresis
  • Thoracentesis

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
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sweet's Reviews

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

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
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  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (3)

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)

Toronto, ON |
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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in Glen Ellyn, IL |
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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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Sweet accepts 20 insurance carriers
  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
    Beech Street (Multiplan) PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
    Open Access
  • CorVel
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Elderplan
    Medicare HMO
  • Evolutions Healthcare Systems
  • Galaxy Health Network
  • HealthLink
  • HFN
    HFN PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care
  • MultiPlan
  • National Provider Network
  • PHCS
    PHCS PPO
  • Preferred Medical Plan
  • Preferred Network Access
    Preferred Network Access PPO
  • Three Rivers Provider Network
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Sweet has admitting privileges

Adventist Bolingbrook Hospital
500 Remington Blvd
Bolingbrook, IL 60440
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Adventist Hinsdale Hospital
120 N Oak St
Hinsdale, IL 60521
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