Dr. Stephen Wiet, MD

Dr. Stephen Wiet, MD

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Cardiology  ·  
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58 y/o
(20)

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Dr. Stephen Wiet, MD is a cardiology specialist in Lake Forest, IL and has been practicing for 23 years. He specializes in cardiology and interventional cardiology.

Northwestern Medical Group

1000 N Westmoreland Rd

Lake Forest, IL 60045
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Illinois
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Galaxy Health Network
  • HealthLink
  • HealthSmart - Interplan Health Group
  • HFN
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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

Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hyperlipidemia
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hypotension
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Wiet'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

This content was provided by Dr. Wiet "My goals for practice and for my patients are to live free of fear, to move forward with hope for the future, and to live a healthy life."

2  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology

2  Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Interventional Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

49  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipidoses (incl. Gaucher Disease)
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripartum Cardiomyopathy
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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16  Procedures

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

  • Chicago Medical School At Rosalind Franklin University
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Evanston Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • NorthShore University HealthSystem
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern Unversity
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Wiet has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wiet's Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wiet to family and friends
20 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

  • 5
    (19)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (0)

Dr. Wiet'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

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Outstanding doctor. He puts you at ease and gives the impression he really cares about his patients. I cannot recommend him highly enough.
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Not as close as his Palos office was, but the drive wasn't bad. Since I only need a yearly check in, I'd follow him anywhere. Great Dr, very caring and takes the time to listen, has great sense of humor, and cut my meds down to almost half, unlike the other doctors at his old office. The time it...more
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Dr. Wiet is the best in his field. He is not only a true professional and at the TOP in the cardiology field, but a nice person, very approachable and down to earth. He recently left Palos to practice in Lake Forest at Northwestern and I am happily following him there. He is well worth the trip...more
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