Dr. Susanne Woloson, MD

Dr. Susanne Woloson, MD

Vascular Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 52
Dr. Susanne Woloson, MD is a vascular surgery specialist in Arlington Heights, IL and has been practicing for 18 years. She graduated from Rosalind Franklin University Of Medicine Science/The Chicago Medical School in 1993 and specializes in vascular surgery.Read her story

1614 W Central Rd Ste 100

Arlington Heights, IL 60005

Contact Information

(847) 577-5814

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Top Care Areas

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Venous Insufficiency
very high
more than 99% of peers
Varicose Vein Procedure
very high
more than 97% of peers
Varicose Veins
very high
more than 97% of peers

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Dr. Woloson's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Woloson "Susanne K Woloson, MD, PhD, RPVI is a Board Certified Vascular Surgeon with a PhD in Molecular Biology. She earned her combined MD, PhD degree from Chicago Medical School after completing her Bachelor of Science Degree in Biochemistry from University of California, Davis. She trained in General Surgery at the University of Chicago from 1993-1998 with Fellowship training in Vascular Surgery at Loyola University from 1998-2000. She has been in private practice since July of 2000 and formed her own Corporation in 2004 specializing in all types of Vascular Surgery. In 2014, Dr. Woloson decided to focus on Venous Disease and formed Northwest Vascular and Vein Specialists. She recruited Dr. Elizabeth Clark with whom she trained at University of Chicago to assist in developing this new strategy. Dr. Woloson has always had an expertise in Venous Disease with her practice focusing on the newest technologies as they developed. She was one of the first Vascular Surgeons performing minimally invasive Vein Ablations 10 years ago. She has one of the largest Vein Practices in the Midwest having done over 8000 laser ablations. She is a Certified Physician Trainer for AngioDynamics, Inc. since 2010. She continues to educate herself on any technological advances in the field. She is a member of the American College of Phlebology and regularly attends meetings focusing on Venous Disease. Dr. Woloson prides herself on educating her patients, taking the time that they need during appointments and respecting their time by staying on schedule. She responds to her patient's phone calls quickly and calls her patients with their results on the day of their exam. Dr. Woloson is dedicated to providing superior care to her patients and will remain a leader in the management of Venous Disease. With her expertise, she will continue to provide the most up-to-date treatment options for the treatment of cosmetic spider veins to the most complex vein problems. Dr. Woloson will always make sure her patients feel comfortable and assure that they leave with a clear understanding with their options."
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1  Specialties

  • Vascular Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Vascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

24  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Superficial Thrombophlebitis
  • Thrombophlebitis
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency

19  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.


  • Rosalind Franklin University Of Medicine Science/The Chicago Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • University Chicago
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Loyola University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Woloson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Woloson's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Woloson to family and friends
13 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

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Dr. Woloson's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Do not bother, you'll meet her and she'll be great but then you'll get calls asking to reschedule appointments because the doctor has an emergency. Waste of our time and money. Left a VM for the office manager when this happened the 2nd time never got a call back but when it happened the 3rd time...more
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if you are suffering from varicose veins, as I am/was, and are anxious or reluctant to undergo treatment for this painful condition, I can honestly say now I wish I hadn't waited so long! I just finished treatment on six veins in both legs (EVLT) . I'm so happy to have found Dr. Susan Woloson and...more
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I have had continued pain for the year since the 5 EVLT procedures performed by Dr. Woloson. Her tech did an ultrasound and told me there was quite a bit of inflammation, so it's no surprise. Dr. Woloson came in the room and said based on the ultrasound, there's no explanation for the pain and I...more
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