Dr. Robert B. Love, MD

Dr. Robert B. Love, MD

Thoracic Surgery | Male | 60 years old

Northwestern Medicine Regional Medical Group
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Dr. Love specializes in Thoracic Surgery and practices in Warrenville, IL. He practices at 3 locations.

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  • Internship Hospital
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  • Fellowship Hospital
  • Undergraduate School
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      14 Insurance Carriers Accepted*

      • Aetna
      • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
      • Cigna
      • Cigna-HealthSpring
      • CorVel
      • HealthLink
      • HFN
      • Humana
      • LifeSynch
      • Medicaid
      • Private HealthCare Systems
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      • UnitedHealthCare
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      • Helpfulness
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      • Staff
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      Experience with Dr. Love
      • Level of trust in provider's decisions
         (5)
      • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
         (5)
      • How well provider listens and answers questions
         (5)
      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
         (5)
      Dr. Love's Office & Staff
      • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
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      • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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      • Staff friendliness and courteousness
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      • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
        16 – 30 minutes (4)
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      Specialties

      • Thoracic Surgery
      • Cardiac Surgery
      • Critical Care Surgery

      Board Certifications

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      • Critical Care Surgery
      • General Surgery
      • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

      Conditions Treated

      • Aneurysm
      • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
      • Aortic Aneurysm
      • Aortic Dissection
      • Aortic Ectasia
      • Aortic Stenosis
      • Aortic Valve Disease
      • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
      • Arrhythmias
      • Atrial Fibrillation
      • Atrial Flutter
      • Cancer
      • Cardiomegaly
      • Cardiomyopathy
      • Carotid Artery Disease
      • Congenital Heart Defects
      • Congenital Heart Disease
      • Congestive Heart Failure
      • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
      • Ebstein's Anomaly
      • Empyema
      • Endocarditis
      • Esophageal Cancer
      • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
      • Heart Disease
      • Lung Cancer
      • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
      • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
      • Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
      • Mitral Valve Disease
      • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
      • Neuroendocrine Tumors
      • Pericardial Disease
      • Pleura Cancer
      • Pleural Cancer
      • Pleural Neoplasm, Not Specified as Malignant
      • Pulmonary Disease
      • Pulmonary Embolism
      • Septal Defect
      • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
      • Thrombosis
      • Thymomas
      • Vascular Disease

      Procedures Performed

      • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
      • Aortic Valve Surgery
      • Arterial Catheterization With Robotic Assistance
      • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
      • Cardiac Electrophysiology
      • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
      • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
      • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
      • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
      • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
      • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
      • Decortication and Pleurectomy
      • Esophageal Surgery
      • Esophagomyotomy
      • Head and Neck Surgery
      • Heart Defect Repair
      • Heart Surgery
      • Impella Device
      • Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
      • Lobectomy, Open
      • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
      • Lung Removal, Open
      • Lung Surgery
      • Lung Transplant
      • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
      • Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
      • Maze Procedure
      • Mitral Valve Surgery
      • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
      • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
      • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
      • Partial Lobectomy With Robotic Assistance
      • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
      • Port Placements or Replacements
      • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
      • Segmentectomy, Open
      • Thoracentesis
      • Thoracoscopic Excision of Lung With Robotic Assistance
      • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
      • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy of Lung With Robotic Assistance
      • Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
      • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
      • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
      • Tracheal Surgery
      • Tricuspid Valve Surgery
      • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
      • Ventricular Assist Device
      • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

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        Malpractice Claims

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      • 0
        Sanctions

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      • 0
        Board Actions

        No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

      Education

      • Medical School
        Rush University Medical College

        Graduated in 1982

      • Internship Hospital
        University Of Wisconsin Madison

        Completed in 1983

      • Residency Hospital
        Gloucestershire Royal Hospital

        Completed in 1989

        University Of Wisconsin Madison

        Completed in 1988

      • Fellowship Hospital
        Gloucestershire Hospitals Nhs Trust
        University Of Wisconsin Madison

        Completed in 1991

      Awards & Recognition

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        • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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      Languages Spoken

      • English
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      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Thoracic Surgery
      • Board certified in Critical Care Surgery, General Surgery and Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Love's Office & Staff

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      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      31 – 45 minutes

      Experience with Dr. Love

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      How well provider explains medical condition(s)
      How well provider listens and answers questions
      Spends appropriate amount of time with patients