Dr. Robert Bayer, MD

Dr. Robert Bayer, MD

Hematology •  Male • Age 60

  
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Dr. Robert Bayer, MD is a Hematology Specialist in Rochelle, IL. Dr. Bayer has more experience with Blood Disorders than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Northwestern Medicine Delnor Hospital and Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Bayer to book an appointment.


Locations

Northwestern Medicine Cancer Center Rochelle

New Patient?
(630) 326-4436
Northwestern Medicine Cancer Center Rochelle450 Coronado Dr Rochelle, IL 61068
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KishHealth System Cancer Center

New Patient?
(630) 326-4436
KishHealth System Cancer Center10 HEALTH SERVICES DR Dekalb, IL 60115
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Dr. Bayer's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Bayer

4.4

Based on 16 ratings

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1 Star
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  • Listened & answered questions (13)
  • Office environment (13)
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  • Long wait times (8)
  • Appointment was rushed (3)
  • Didn't explain conditions well (2)
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Very pleased w/ his treatment and his explaining the problem and how we were going to treat this problem.
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Ralph Celia – May 12, 2020
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I met with Dr. Bayer for hematology services. He was very thorough, listened to my concerns and addressed them all. He explained things so I could understand. He has a great bedside manner and I feel confident he is giving me well educated information.
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Dr. Bayer accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna EPO
Aetna HMO
Aetna PPO
Choice Plus POS II
Open Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
Blue Advantage
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois PPO
Blue Precision HMO
Cigna
Great West Healthcare-Cigna HMO
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Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
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Cigna-HealthSpring
CorVel
Worker's Compensation WC
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
Coventry Health Care HMO
Coventry Health Care POS
Coventry Health Care PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HAP Insurance
Health Alliance PPO
HealthLink
HealthLink POS
HealthLink PPO
HFN
HFN PPO
Worker's Compensation WC
Humana
Choice
Choice Care PPO
Choice PPO
Humana POS
Humana PPO
Preferred PPO
LifeSynch
Behavioral Health
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Priority Health
Priority PPO
Private HealthCare Systems
Private HealthCare Systems PPO
Sagamore Health Network
Sagamore Plus
UniCare
UniCare HMO
UniCare POS
UniCare PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice
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Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
United Behavioral Health
United Healthcare EPO
United Healthcare HMO
United Healthcare POS
United Healthcare PPO
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Illinois
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Practice Areas

Blood Disorders

Blood disorders specialists diagnose and treat conditions that affect the blood's ability to function, including hemophilia, anemia, and sickle cell disease.Compare with other Blood Disorders specialists.

Typically treats 79% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 12 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Blood Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bayer treats Blood Disorders more than 97% of their peers

Dr. Bayer treats this condition more than 97% of their peers

Anemia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bayer treats Anemia more than 94% of their peers

Dr. Bayer treats this condition more than 94% of their peers

Bleeding Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bayer treats Bleeding Disorders more than 94% of their peers

Dr. Bayer treats this condition more than 94% of their peers

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Dr. Bayer's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Cancer
  • Acute Leukemia
  • Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Acute Lymphoid Leukemia
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anemia
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bone Marrow Aspiration
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Bone Marrow Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Burkitt's Lymphoma
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Cryoglobulinemia
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Genetic Testing
  • Graft vs Host Disease
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Tumors, Malignant
  • Hemophilia
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Hypercoagulable State
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Leukocytosis
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lymphocytosis
  • Lymphoma
  • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
  • Lymphosarcoma
  • Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
  • Mantle Cell Lymphoma
  • Marginal Zone Lymphoma
  • Mast Cell Diseases
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Melanoma
  • Merkel Cell Carcinoma
  • Multiple Myeloma
  • Mycosis Fungoides
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloma
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Neutropenia
  • Nodular Lymphoma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Oral Cancer
  • Pancytopenia
  • Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria
  • Peripheral T-Cell Lymphoma
  • Plasmapheresis
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Purpura
  • Qualitative Platelet Defects (incl. Glanzmann's Thrombasthenia)
  • Reticulosarcoma
  • Retina Diseases
  • Salivary Gland Cancer
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sezary's Disease
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Thalassemia
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracic Cancer
  • Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
  • Thrombocytopenia
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Thrombosis
  • Thymomas
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Tonsil Cancer
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis

About Me

Care Philosophy

I believe patient care comes first. I try to help people navigate the complex healthcare system, especially for patients with cancer and blood disorders.

Specialties

  • Hematology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Medical Oncology

Board Certifications

  • Hematology
  • Medical Oncology

Education

1989
Loyola University Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
1987
University of Illinois Hospital
Residency Hospital
1985
U Ill Hosp
Internship Hospital

Languages

  • German
  • English

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Affiliated Hospitals

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Northwestern Medicine Delnor Hospital

Geneva, IL

79% Patient experience rating, 10% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019)

Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital

Winfield, IL

83% Patient experience rating, 14% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

Northwestern Medicine Kishwaukee Hospital

Dekalb, IL

71% Patient experience rating, 2% higher than the national average