Dr. Robert Weisman, MD

Dr. Robert Weisman, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery  ·  
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Age 63
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Dr. Robert Weisman, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in Park Ridge, IL and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Rosalind Franklin University Of Medicine Science/The Chicago Medical School in 1981 and specializes in colon & rectal surgery, general surgery, and more.

1875 Dempster St Ste 280

Park Ridge, IL 60068

Contact Information

(847) 318-9071

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

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

Colon and Rectal Surgery
very high
more than 97% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
more than 95% of peers
Anal Disorders
very high
more than 94% of peers

Dr. Weisman'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.

Care Philosophy

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3  Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Colon & Rectal Surgery*
  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

22  Conditions Treated

21  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer Screening
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Sphincterotomy

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

  • Rosalind Franklin University Of Medicine Science/The Chicago Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Michael Reese
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Michael Reese
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Cook Co Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Weisman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Weisman's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Weisman to family and friends
14 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Weisman's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

The first appointment was made for me was for an onocologist. then I had an appointment with other specialists. The questions they ask was nothing like the questions he asked. Dr. Weisman ask the direct questions to get right to the problem. After the questioning, I think he tak and meditate...more
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Truly cares, asks many questions, really tries hard to get to the bottom of your issue. Really great demeanor, super caring. Great doctor.
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A wonderful doctor. He's one of the few GI doctor who actually gave me a realistic option of staying fully awake during the procedure. He clearly explained what I would be feeling (typical tummy cramps, etc.) and that most of his patient opted for this rather than being put under. I've had 2...more
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Dr. Weisman is in a class all by himself when it comes to colonoscopy. He is by far the most talented doctor I have ever had when it comes to giving a colonoscopy. I would recommend Dr. Weisman to anyone that needs to have a colonoscopy
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