Dr. Robert Bastian, MD

Dr. Robert Bastian, MD

Laryngology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 64
(67)
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Dr. Robert Bastian, MD is a laryngology specialist in Downers Grove, IL and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from Washington Univ Sch Of Med in 1978 and specializes in laryngology.

3010 Highland Pkwy Ste 550

Downers Grove, IL 60515

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Larynx Conditions
very high
more than 98% of peers
Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
very high
more than 97% of peers
Dysphagia
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Bastian'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.

1  Specialties

  • Laryngology

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

46  Conditions Treated

  • Achalasia
  • Aspiration (Breathing in Foreign Object)
  • Aspiration Pneumonia
  • Chondroma
  • Chronic Cough
  • Chronic Laryngitis
  • Dysphagia
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Laryngeal Nerve Palsy
  • Laryngeal Papillomatosis
  • Laryngeal Spasm
  • Laryngitis
  • Laryngocele
  • Laryngomalacia
  • Laryngopharyngeal Reflux
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Nodule
  • Paradoxical Vocal Cord Dysfunction
  • Pharyngeal Cancer
  • Polyps
  • Presbylarynx
  • Reflux Laryngitis
  • Sarcoma
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma of Head, Face, and Neck
  • Spasmodic Dysphonia
  • Stridor
  • Throat Cancer
  • Throat Cancer (Hypopharyngeal)
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Trachea Cancer
  • Vocal Cord Carcinoma
  • Vocal Cord Dysfunction
  • Vocal Cord Hemorrhage
  • Vocal Cord Nodule
  • Vocal Cord Paralysis
  • Vocal Cord Polyp
  • Vocal Fold Scarring
  • Vocal Granuloma
  • Vocal Papilloma
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis
  • Wheezing
  • Zenker's Diverticulum
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18  Procedures

  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Cricopharyngeal Myotomy
  • ENT Surgery
  • Esophageal Dilatation
  • Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
  • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
  • Fiberoptic Endoscopic Evaluation of Swallowing (FEES)
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Laryngeal Videostroboscopy
  • Laryngectomy and Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Laser Surgery
  • Microlaryngoscopy
  • Tracheal Resection
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Tracheostomy
  • Vocal Fold Medialization 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.

Education

  • Greenville College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1974
  • Washington Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Barnes Jewish Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Wash University Barnes Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bastian has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bastian's Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bastian to family and friends
67 total reviews (34 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (67)

  • 5
    (62)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Bastian'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 (34)

very helpful information, excellent materials in the office, and very nice staff. Dr Bastian is so expert and knowledgeable and sympathetic
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Very knowledgeable and professional. Would highly recommend.
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I am so impressed with the professionalism and care that Dr. Bastian and his staff give to me. I would HIGHLY recommend him to anyone.
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I have seen Dr. Bastian for over ten years. Twice I have had to go to other doctors for various reasons (once was out of state), and both times the new doctor said, “Robert Bastian? Why are you here? You should go back to see him.” The office and staff are routinely wonderful, the office and...more
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