Dr. Frederick Tiesenga, MD

Dr. Frederick Tiesenga, MD

General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 52
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Frederick Tiesenga, MD is a general surgery specialist in Elmwood Park, IL and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago in 1991 and specializes in general surgery and surgery.

1950 N Harlem Ave

Elmwood Park, IL 60707

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health

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Dr. Tiesenga's Experience

Dr. Tiesenga's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in General Surgery
  • Board certified in General Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found


  • General Surgery
  • Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

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.


  • University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Ill Masonic Metro Group Hosps
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Illinois Masonic Med Center Advocate Health Care Chicago
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Tiesenga has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Tiesenga's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tiesenga to family and friends
based on 44 total reviews (18 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (44)

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Dr. Tiesenga's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (18)

in Chicago, IL
My experience with Doctor Tisenga was great he's very understanding an I was very nervous about my gastric sleeve An he made me feel very comfortable An at ease the day of surgery An through my entire weight loss journey I highly recommend him if you want a good doctor with a lot of experience in...more
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in chicago
Simply the best. No words can describe the quality care and compassion you receive from him and his team. He is an angel in disguise
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in Chicago, IL
Doctor Tiesenga has helped me to get on my way to better health with the understanding of losing weight and reaching my goal to better educate myself in my health and fitness issues to establish my weight control to better other health issues. He is very compassionate to understanding to everyone...more
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in Forest Park, IL
I had a procedure call a Bariatric Sleeve and a Hiatal Hernia. As I read materials on both procedures and listened to testimonials of the recovery process I was assured that I would have a pain excruciating recovery. Well let me tell you, when I went to recovery I could tell I had surgery but I...more
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in Chicago, IL
Family Cordero Hillside Il. Dr. Tiesenga is a very good doctor he did a surgery on my dad’s foot and saved the foot from cutting it off. I really recommend him to family and friends.
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