Lewis B. Schwartz

Lewis B. Schwartz, M.D.

1875 Dempster Street

Park Ridge, Illinois 60068

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Lewis B. Schwartz, M.D.

Vascular Surgery

1875 Dempster Street

Suite 550

Park Ridge, Illinois 60068

847.384.1420

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Dr. Lewis B. Schwartz is a board-certified vascular surgeon who specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of all types of vascular disorders and diseases. He provides prompt and comprehensive therapy for aneurysms, peripheral arterial disease (poor circulation), carotid artery disease, varicose veins and vascular access for hemodialysis.

About Me

  • Medical Specialties: Vascular SurgeryGeneral Surgery
  • Gender:
  • Board Certifications: Vascular SurgeryGeneral Surgery

Credentials

Education

  • Fellowship: Brigham And Women's Hospital, Vascular Surgery
  • Residency: Duke University Medical Center, General Surgery
  • Medical School: University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine

Hospital Affiliations

  • Advocate Lutheran General Hospital

Ratings and Comments

Lewis B. Schwartz, M.D.

4.7 out of 5

97 Patient Ratings

Gives easy to understand instructions

4.7 out of 5

85 Patient Ratings

Explains in a way you understand

4.7 out of 5

96 Patient Ratings

Listens carefully to you

4.9 out of 5

96 Patient Ratings

Knows your important medical history

4.6 out of 5

97 Patient Ratings

Shows respect for what you say

4.9 out of 5

97 Patient Ratings

Spends enough time with you

4.6 out of 5

97 Patient Ratings

Comments

I met Dr. Schwartz in the emergency rm. at Luth. Genl. Hospital at approx. 9: p.m. 8-29-19. He had been called in by his staff to check their findings - he agreed with their findings & just before midnight I was in emergency sugery performed by Dr. Schwartz. He saved my life.

Reviewed on September 13, 2019 7:00 PM

dr. is very calm and respectful. he listens and answers all my questions. he is never rushed.

Reviewed on September 8, 2019 7:00 PM

excellent and professional

Reviewed on September 8, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Schwartz did vein surgery and the swelling in my legs went down a lot.

Reviewed on August 15, 2019 7:00 PM

I felt it didnt last lo long enough.

Reviewed on July 5, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Schwartz was very thoughtful and informative. I have a follow-up appointment on July 2.

Reviewed on June 26, 2019 7:00 PM

good listener

Reviewed on June 16, 2019 7:00 PM

Very professional and knowledgeable about medical condition.

Reviewed on May 14, 2019 7:00 PM

Over all, it was a good experience. The provider was very knowledgeable about my condition and we talked about options to alleviate my symptoms.

Reviewed on May 10, 2019 7:00 PM

It was an urgent issue. He saw me ASAP and got me the procedure immediately. I appreciate this type of patient service.

Reviewed on April 10, 2019 7:00 PM

This office has very friendly staff; especially X. Dr. Schwartz is great very nice and compassionate.

Reviewed on April 4, 2019 7:00 PM

It was my first visit with this specialist. Have another appt soon, will discuss next steps for my condition. I was very happy with Dr. Schwartz; very knowledgeable.

Reviewed on April 2, 2019 7:00 PM

Efficient & trustworthy.

Reviewed on March 26, 2019 7:00 PM

Very good.

Reviewed on February 13, 2019 6:00 PM

In Jan. of 2014, I had a had a near fatal health scare an attack by an ank. staph infection. Due to other complications, I was under the care of multiple teams of doctors for the next 6 months. During that time, up until the date of this visit, I've seen approx. 40-50 different doctors, out of all I have see, this doctor is in the top 5 of all! I can not say enough how much respect I have for this man!

Reviewed on February 13, 2019 6:00 PM

Good experience.

Reviewed on February 6, 2019 6:00 PM

I did like Dr. doctor.

Reviewed on January 30, 2019 6:00 PM

Very professional and very concerned regarding my needs.

Reviewed on January 25, 2019 6:00 PM

Took me two months to get the appointment.

Reviewed on December 5, 2018 6:00 PM

Dr. Schwartz has been and continues to be, kind, thoughtful, courteous and patient. He shows respect to all of my concerns. He explains thoroughly and I do recommend him to my family and friends when necessary.

Reviewed on November 27, 2018 6:00 PM

Very professional and caring.

Reviewed on November 25, 2018 6:00 PM

Dr. Schwartz was kind and professional. I believe I spent more time with nurse than actual visit with doctor. He seemed rushed to get to next patient. Because it was my first visit, I think more one on one personal attention was needed. My opinion.

Reviewed on November 8, 2018 6:00 PM

Dr. Schwartz was very kind & explained everything very well. X is excellent!! Very helpful, very professional!!

Reviewed on November 5, 2018 6:00 PM

This was my the first visit to Dr. Schwartz. Like him very much he ordered for me one test more. I will see him on 10-23-2018, and he will tell my about results.

Reviewed on October 18, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Schwartz was courteous kind and caring . I would recommend him to any and all of my family and friends

Reviewed on September 19, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Schwartz is the BEST vascular out there. He always answers my questions so I can understand, his prompt and personable.

Reviewed on August 16, 2018 7:00 PM

excellent

Reviewed on August 3, 2018 7:00 PM

My original reason for seeing him has improved as we discussed. He told me if I had any reoccurrence, to notify him immediately. He's great!

Reviewed on June 27, 2018 7:00 PM

This was my first visit and interaction with Dr. Schwartz. I found him to be very considerate of my time, apologizing for running late and very focused on strategies to improve my healthcare needs. He began treatment immediately and referred me to a hematologist for additional evaluation. His office staff gave me information about the new doctors and made the appointment for me. I was very pleased with my visit.

Reviewed on May 19, 2018 7:00 PM

The doctor is the best, the staff is the most caring!

Reviewed on May 7, 2018 7:00 PM

I look forward to feeling better and hopefully the upcoming procedure will do this for me. The MD seems confident that it will help, put me on the road to that.

Reviewed on April 16, 2018 7:00 PM

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Insurance

  • AAH Preferred – Team Member Plan
  • AAH Select – Team Member Plan
  • AARP MedicareComplete Plus HMO - POS
  • Aetna Better Health Premier Plan MMAI
  • Aetna Choice POS
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Managed Choice (MC) POS
  • Aetna NAP - PPO
  • Aetna Open Access POS
  • Aetna Open Choice POS
  • Aetna Open Choice PPO
  • Aetna Select Choice EPO
  • Aetna Select POS
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Aetna US Healthcare Medicare Advantage HMO
  • Beech Street Network PPO
  • Blue Advantage HMO
  • Blue Cross HMO Illinois
  • Blue Cross Medicare Advantage HMO
  • Blue Cross Medicare Advantage HMO - POS
  • Blue Cross Medicare Advantage PPO
  • Blue Cross PPO
  • Blue Cross PPO - Advocate Associate Medical Plan
  • Blue Precision Bronze HMO
  • Blue Precision Gold HMO
  • Blue Precision HMO
  • Blue Precision Platinum HMO
  • Blue Precision Silver HMO
  • BlueCare Direct
  • Cigna C - 5 POS
  • Cigna Health Partners POS
  • Cigna Health Partners PPO
  • Cigna Open Access Plus POS
  • Cigna Open Access Plus State of Illinois POS
  • CIGNA Open Access POS
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • Cofinity PPO
  • Coventry HMO
  • Coventry One Select PPO
  • Coventry PPO
  • Coventry Workers Comp PPO
  • First Health Network EPO
  • First Health Network PPO
  • Great West Healthcare - Cigna HMO
  • Great West Healthcare - Cigna Open Access Plus HMO
  • Great West Healthcare - Cigna PPO
  • Harken Health Choice Plus
  • Harken Health Compass Plus
  • Health Alliance HMO
  • Health Alliance PPO
  • Healthlink PPO
  • HealthSpring Medicaid ICP
  • HealthSpring Medicare HMO
  • HealthSpring MMAI
  • HFN Platinum EPO
  • HFN PPO
  • HFN Total Care PPO
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana Gold Choice PFFS
  • Humana Gold Choice PPO
  • Humana Gold Plus HMO
  • Humana Gold Plus Integrated-Medicare-Medicaid Plan
  • Humana HMO Select
  • Humana Illinois Platinum HMO
  • Humana Integrated Care Program of Illinois
  • Humana Medicaid Managed Care Plan
  • Humana National EPO
  • Humana National HMO
  • Humana National POS - Open Access
  • Humana National PPO
  • Humana POS
  • Humana PPO
  • LLH Adventist Silver PPO 3000
  • LLH Family Health Network Silver PPO 3100
  • LLH Swedish Covenant Silver PPO
  • Meridian
  • Meritain Health PPO
  • MultiPlan PPO
  • NALC (Natl Assn of Letter Carriers) Health Benefit
  • PHCS PPO
  • PHCS Savility PPO
  • Preferred Network Access PPO
  • SEIU HCII
  • SIHO PPO
  • Three Rivers Provider Network PPO
  • Tricare POS
  • Tricare PPO
  • UFCW Local 1546 Health and Welfare Fund (UMC)
  • UHC / AARP MedicareComplete (Secure Horizons) HMO
  • UHC / AARP MedicareComplete Focus HMO
  • Union Medical Care PPO
  • United Healthcare Charter
  • United Healthcare Choice HMO
  • United Healthcare Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare Compass HMO
  • United Healthcare Group Medicare Advantage PPO
  • United Healthcare Medicare Solutions PPO
  • United Healthcare MedicareComplete Plan 1 HMO
  • United Healthcare Navigate HMO
  • United Healthcare Navigate POS
  • United Healthcare Nexus
  • United Healthcare Options PPO
  • United Healthcare Select EPO
  • United Healthcare Select HMO
  • United Healthcare Select Plus POS

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