Dr. Mark Talamonti, MD

Dr. Mark Talamonti, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 62
Dr. Mark Talamonti, MD is a general surgery specialist in Evanston, IL and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine in 1983 and specializes in general surgery and oncology.

2650 Ridge Ave

Evanston, IL 60201

Contact Information

(847) 570-1700

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Galaxy Health Network
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

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Pancreatic Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 91% of peers
Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
very high
more than 91% of peers

Dr. Talamonti'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.

2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Oncology

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada

65  Conditions Treated

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6  Procedures

  • Hepatobiliary Surgery
  • Liver Surgery
  • Pancreatic Surgery
  • Plasmapheresis
  • Surgical Procedures
  • 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.


  • Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Northwestern University School Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • MD Anderson
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Talamonti has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Talamonti's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Talamonti to family and friends
25 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (25)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Talamonti's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

About 1993 I was diagnosed with a rare sarcoma. The young Dr. Talamonti was the recommended oncologist. He was superb even then. When I moved from Chicago, 2 years after that initial surgery, Dr. T personally arranged my transition to the leading surgical oncologist in my new location. You...more
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Several years ago I found out I had cancer and we were devastated not knowing who to turn to. A close friend recommended Dr. Talamonti and called him for me. He called me back shortly and reassured me he would take care of me. My entire family will always be grateful to Dr. Talamonti for saving my...more
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I can not say enough great and outstanding things about dr talamonti and his staff ! My surgery went so perfect because of his experience and and the way he truly cares . I would hope that everyone could be as lucky as I was to have the best of the best which Dr . Talamonti is !!! May god bless...more
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In September of this year (2016) Dr. Talamonti successfully removed an 8cm tumor that was pressing against my pancreas. He came HIGHLY recommended by 3 independent and trusted sources. Throughout, Dr. Talamonti has spent as much time as needed to patiently explain things and answer questions. I...more
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Despite his excellent reputation, Dr. Talamonti turned out to be a nightmare. He told me I had a pancreatic mass and needed a Whipple procedure. When he performed surgery, there was nothing wrong and as a result of the damage he did during surgery, I've been on IV and J-tube feeds for a year. After...more
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