Dr. Steven Dejong, MD

Dr. Steven Dejong, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 59
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Dr. Steven Dejong, MD is a general surgery specialist in Maywood, IL and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Loyola Univ Of Chicago Stritch Sch Of Med in 1984 and specializes in general surgery.

2160 S 1st Ave

Maywood, IL 60153

Contact Information

(708) 216-9000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • Priority Health

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Top Care Areas

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Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
very high
more than 99% of peers
Thyroid Lobectomy
very high
more than 99% of peers
Thyroidectomy
very high
more than 99% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

26  Conditions Treated

18  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adrenalectomy
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Open Thymectomy
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Wound Repair

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

  • Loyola Univ Of Chicago Stritch Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Loyola U-Stritch Sch Med
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Loyola U
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Loyola U
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Dejong has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Dejong's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Dejong to family and friends
17 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

  • 5
    (17)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Dejong'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 (4)

Dr. Stephen DeJong performed a parathyroidectomy on me. I would that if I needed future surgery's he would be the Doctor to perform the surgery on me.. My incision was small, neat. and almost pain free. Recovery is great. I feel so much better in my joints. The aches. and pains that I was...more
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Dr Dejong did my surgery in 2002. He removed my thyroid and lymph nodes on my left side of my neck. Anyone who gets thyroid cancer should go to him. You can barely see the scar on my neck. Not to mention his bedside manner is awesome! He totally made me feel at ease! He is one of the best doctors...more
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I barely waited 2 minutes before I was taken to a room by the nurse. I think her name was Tina? She was so sweet. Dr. De Jong spent time showing me my CT scan and Ultrasound and explained what my surgery entailed. He is very calm, courteous and I felt confident I chose the right surgeon. We...more
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In 2007, after being referred from my primary care doctor to Dr. Dejong, I was truly amazed at his courteous approach to patient care. From my first visit to months after surgery, I could not have asked for more. He did an impeccable job removing my thyroid, I had no scarring, and was amazing all...more
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