Dr. Heidi Memmel, MD

Dr. Heidi Memmel, MD

General Surgery  |  
Female  |  
Age 49
(18)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Heidi Memmel, MD is a general surgery specialist in Park Ridge, IL and has been practicing for 12 years. She graduated from Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine in 1999 and specializes in general surgery and surgery.

1700 Luther Ln Fl 3

Park Ridge, IL 60068

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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Top Care Areas

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Breast Surgical Procedure
normal
more than 5% of peers
Breast Cancer
normal
more than 5% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Memmel "I work as a partner with my patients and their families to provide excellent care in a compassionate and respectful environment. My personal approach is to provide patients with a level of comfort that encourages them to ask questions and express concerns so that they feel well-educated and in control of their own care. "
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Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

1

Procedures

  • Breast Surgical Procedure

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

  • Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • University Of Illinois
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Northwestern University Medical School
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Memmel has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Memmel's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Memmel to family and friends
4.1
based on 18 total reviews (5 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
    (14)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Memmel's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
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 (5)

in Chicago, IL
Dr. Memmel conveyed my original diagnosis of breast cancer, and did my mastectomy surgery. She is both compassionate and competent, a real asset to Lutheran General Hospital. She performed a skin-sparing mastectomy and my plastic surgeon then did a direct implant (no expander). Considering the...more
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in Highland Park
Last year I was diagnosed with DCIS. I met with four surgeons and Dr Memmel was far and away the best. She not only took her time to explain everything in detail but also answered all our questions (and believe me, we had a ton!) Her staff was incredible as well. I can't recommend her highly...more
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in Elgin, IL
Dr. Memmel is amazing! So much compassion, she made my journey much easier!
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in Elgin, IL
Would not explain thoroughly. Did not respond to questions. She was my wife's second opinion and we were very disappointed in her lack of compassion
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in Crystal Lake, IL
Very caring, very thorough explanations, very good surgical outcome.
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