Phillip L. Werner

Phillip L. Werner, M.D.

1775 Ballard Road

Park Ridge, Illinois 60068

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Phillip L. Werner, M.D.

Endocrinology

1775 Ballard Road

Park Ridge, Illinois 60068

847.318.2400

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"Patients partake in their treatment plan; phone/fax are used to help diabetic management."

About Me

Credentials

Education

  • Additional Training: University of Washington, Endocrinology
  • Residency: University Of Illinois Hospital And Clinics, Internal Medicine
  • Medical School: University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago

Hospital Affiliations

  • Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center
  • Advocate Lutheran General Hospital

Ratings and Comments

Phillip L. Werner, M.D.

5 out of 5

403 Patient Ratings

Gives easy to understand instructions

5 out of 5

380 Patient Ratings

Explains in a way you understand

5 out of 5

403 Patient Ratings

Listens carefully to you

4.9 out of 5

402 Patient Ratings

Knows your important medical history

4.9 out of 5

403 Patient Ratings

Shows respect for what you say

5 out of 5

402 Patient Ratings

Spends enough time with you

5 out of 5

402 Patient Ratings

Comments

great!

Reviewed on September 29, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Werner followed up visit with a personal phone call. Very impressive & thoughtful!

Reviewed on September 26, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Werner is the BEST.

Reviewed on September 18, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Phillip Werner took care of my dad, my mom & my aunt, my best friend also. There is no better doctor in the world.

Reviewed on September 11, 2019 7:00 PM

Doctor Werner touch me emotionally for good! Thank you!

Reviewed on September 8, 2019 7:00 PM

would recommend this provider to anyone.

Reviewed on September 1, 2019 7:00 PM

dr Werner is the only reason I still drive all the way to advocate for my diabetes needs. he is the biggest asset advocate has-they can add tv monitors to the rooms but the cost of that should be paid to dr Werner instead.

Reviewed on September 1, 2019 7:00 PM

best doctor I ever had. Takes his time and never rushes

Reviewed on September 1, 2019 7:00 PM

Very thorough and enjoyable.

Reviewed on August 31, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Werner has always been the most influential caregiver in my medical experiences.God love and protect him.

Reviewed on August 25, 2019 7:00 PM

excellent

Reviewed on August 23, 2019 7:00 PM

dr Philip Werner is an extrondinary doctor in the world of diabetic care! because of his brilliance in this field I'm doing extremely well. his reputation has given Advocate 5 Star ratings. dr Werner provides all his patients this superior care. dr's of tomorrow are gifted to learn under him, to see beyond when dealing with each individual patient. they say we are never replaceable.... this Doctor isn't!!! dedicated to the care of each and every patient he deals with. Forever grateful for Dr Werner...

Reviewed on August 19, 2019 7:00 PM

I have been a patient of Dr. Werner's for almost twenty years and seeing him is always a good experience. I trust his judgement.

Reviewed on August 11, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Werner is an outstanding physician, truly an expert in his field. He is very knowledgeable and well-read regarding the latest developments related to my illness. Dr. Werner is kindhearted, thoughtful, and patient. He always takes the time needed to answer my questions and educate me about my condition. He has a wonderful sense of humor which makes each of our visits an absolute pleasure.

Reviewed on August 11, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Werner is the utmost professional. A true bastion for medical care. Your network is lucky to have him.

Reviewed on August 8, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Werner has been my endocrinologist doctor for over 20 years. He is the best! I hope he will continue working for at least five more years! I recommend this doctor to all.

Reviewed on August 2, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Werner is the very best Doctor, I've been seeing him for years and his professionalism and expertise is always appreciated.

Reviewed on July 26, 2019 7:00 PM

beat doctor ever!

Reviewed on July 21, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Werner is a wonderful doctor!

Reviewed on July 21, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Werner MD is very attentive, careful, kind and knowledgeable doctor. He is paying attention on your complaints not only what is concerning thyroid, but on your overall health. I know him for many years and would recommend to any of my friends and relatives.

Reviewed on July 15, 2019 7:00 PM

I love Dr. Werner.

Reviewed on July 15, 2019 7:00 PM

As always, Dr. Werner was respectful, caring and well informed

Reviewed on July 14, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Phillip Werner took his time to get my full history, he listened attentively. I felt, I was in a very good hands.

Reviewed on June 25, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr Werner is a professional, compassionate and caring physician. Very knowledgeable and up to date with his specialty. Never rushes through the visit and always makes time for questions and concerns. I am fortunate to have found Dr Werner to treat my problem.

Reviewed on June 23, 2019 7:00 PM

Provider always on top of my health care. Great doctor.

Reviewed on June 23, 2019 7:00 PM

always happy to visit

Reviewed on June 23, 2019 7:00 PM

He is exceptional. I appreciate his knowledge, thoughtfulness, skill, patience and understanding.

Reviewed on June 17, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr Werner is an outstanding physician who I have seen for almost 40 years.

Reviewed on June 9, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Werner is a great physician whom I respect and trust. He spends time with you and goes over many aspects of your care and plan for health. you don't find good doctors like him everywhere.

Reviewed on June 9, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Werner is the best!

Reviewed on June 4, 2019 7:00 PM

Mr. Phillip Werner is a very nice guy he always been very nice to me.

Reviewed on June 3, 2019 7:00 PM

Very excellent dr. always concerned about you the patient a true dr.'s - dr.

Reviewed on June 2, 2019 7:00 PM

He is a very good doctor.

Reviewed on June 2, 2019 7:00 PM

I think Dr. Werner is a wonderful doctor who has helped me to control my diabetes. My only concern is that I do know he is considering retiring in the future and am fearful of this change.

Reviewed on May 19, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr Werner is a wonderful, very thorough physician. My appointment was great.

Reviewed on May 17, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Werner is an excellent provider. His staff is not quite so good.

Reviewed on May 14, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr Werner is excellent -

Reviewed on May 13, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Werner is a gem in his work as a doctor and specialty of Endocrinology. He thinks with a solid scientific mind and makes me feel good with his humor! He is amazing. He is currently doing his best to figure out an answer to a specific problem I am experiencing and will be consulting with another specialist on my behalf. He is a blessing.

Reviewed on May 12, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Werner is the most brilliant dr., that I have ever had the pleasure of going to. His knowledge is only surpassed by his kindness and care that he shows all of his patients. When he retires; I will miss him.

Reviewed on May 5, 2019 7:00 PM

if all doctors were like dr Werner, the world would be a better place- Advocate is lucky to have him and if we could figure out how to clone someone, it should be dr Werner

Reviewed on May 5, 2019 7:00 PM

was a good visit

Reviewed on April 28, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr Werner cares for his patients.

Reviewed on April 28, 2019 7:00 PM

Great visit with Dr. Werner as usual.

Reviewed on April 24, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Werner is the best. Truely an amazing doctor and endocrinologist.

Reviewed on April 19, 2019 7:00 PM

He is an EXCELLENT doctor. He's from the "old school" when a doctor actually cared about you and your entire body and mind.

Reviewed on April 14, 2019 7:00 PM

Excellent Doctor in all respects Doctor has an excellent bedside manner

Reviewed on April 14, 2019 7:00 PM

Excellent Doctor

Reviewed on April 14, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr Werner has always been my advocate. he is compassionate and caring and he understands the difficulties that diabetes brings to my life. I've been seeing him for a very long time and will be very sad the day he retires, but happy for him.

Reviewed on April 14, 2019 7:00 PM

very good

Reviewed on April 14, 2019 7:00 PM

Excellent.

Reviewed on April 4, 2019 7:00 PM

My diabetes is under great control due to the expertise and dedication by Dr. Werner. His medical concern and knowledge to my care has proven to be incredible... each patient is treated according to need. Deducation last Dr Werner is rarely replaced. Forever grateful to LGH for having his leadership in the field of Diabetes.

Reviewed on April 2, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr Werner is the first endcrynologist who has ever been able to keep my blood sugar in a decent range. he's brilliant, kind, hard working, and compassionate. he always will find an answer

Reviewed on April 1, 2019 7:00 PM

I love Dr. Werner. He's very compassionate during my routine visits: very funny too.

Reviewed on March 28, 2019 7:00 PM

Excellent provider, explains every detail, great provider.

Reviewed on March 27, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Werner is the best! He is caring, dedicated and focused on the patient.

Reviewed on March 27, 2019 7:00 PM

Waited too long because receptionist did not notify provider that I was there on time for my appointment.

Reviewed on March 13, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Werner is great and so are the people who work with him.

Reviewed on March 7, 2019 6:00 PM

The real Doctor Phil! He's the best!

Reviewed on March 4, 2019 6:00 PM

Dr. Werner is the very best Dr. that advocate has in the field of endocrinology.

Reviewed on March 3, 2019 6:00 PM

Dr. Werner is awesome, very caring and lives to help his patient.

Reviewed on February 23, 2019 6:00 PM

I know Dr. Werner since 1990.Very thorough and spent time discussing my health issue.Checking all my medications and my laboratory results and next procedure to be done.I'm comfortable and very satisfied as patient of him.

Reviewed on February 17, 2019 6:00 PM

I think Dr. Phillip Werner is ABSOLUTELY wonderful.

Reviewed on February 11, 2019 6:00 PM

Excellent Doctor! Always a very good experience. Feel very confident about my care.

Reviewed on February 4, 2019 6:00 PM

Always a 10

Reviewed on January 29, 2019 6:00 PM

a very pleasant visit

Reviewed on January 28, 2019 6:00 PM

Fantastic doctor. Knowledgeable and one of the nicest persons to talk with. Will miss him whenever he decides to leave the practice and retire.

Reviewed on January 27, 2019 6:00 PM

Dr. Werner is great-I am so glad to be seeing him.

Reviewed on January 27, 2019 6:00 PM

Dr. Werner has been my diabetes doctor for over 25 years. He is very smart about the disease and is a very compassionate doctor. I think he is just wonderful and can't say enough great things about him. He has help me live with Type 1 diabetes for 50 years and it isn't easy. .

Reviewed on January 24, 2019 6:00 PM

I like Dr. Werner very much, I trust him and he does understand why I visit him from My CF Doctor. The only reason I called him is to set up an order for my Blood test to be done in advnce of my office visit with him.

Reviewed on January 24, 2019 6:00 PM

Dr Werner is the best!!!!!

Reviewed on January 24, 2019 6:00 PM

Dr. Werner continuously helps me to control my type I diabetes.

Reviewed on December 26, 2018 6:00 PM

I think Dr. Werner is the best doctor in town!

Reviewed on December 11, 2018 6:00 PM

Dr. Werner, Endocrinologist is the absolute best doc ever. He takes time to cover all the bases of my two-three times yearly check on thyroid issues. AND his attitude if THE most realistic of any doc I've ever had. His bedside manner is equal to no other doc I've ever seen. His memory is scary accurate. Long live Doc. Werner!!!

Reviewed on December 3, 2018 6:00 PM

Even though he called me over the previous weekend that he had a meeting that could delay the appointment, the meeting had finished early and was available for my appointment. As always he reviewed my medical history and reviewed the recent lab results with me. He checked me and decided that no changes were necessary. I always feel comfortable seeing Dr Werner and feel grateful that for expertise in my treatment.

Reviewed on November 25, 2018 6:00 PM

Dr. Werner always takes the time listen to me and he explains everything to me very clearly. I feel Dr. Werner provides me with excellent care and I trust him completely.

Reviewed on November 12, 2018 6:00 PM

Dr. Werner is a very caring and thoughtful person great guy and wonderful dr.

Reviewed on November 12, 2018 6:00 PM

Dr. Werner, as usual, was very attentive & through. He is outstanding.

Reviewed on October 28, 2018 7:00 PM

I see Dr Werner now only once a year about my thyroid. we also discuss my cholesterol and bone density. Dr Werner is always very thorough and spends as much time with me a necessary. He is a wonderful doctor and I have referred many people to him

Reviewed on October 22, 2018 7:00 PM

the most caring Dr. I have ever had. gets to the bottom of the issues . will figure out what every little issue is and how to improve. they don't make too many like this anymore .

Reviewed on October 22, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Werner continues to provide me with excellent care - He treats me with respect and addresses my concerns -

Reviewed on October 19, 2018 7:00 PM

always good

Reviewed on October 19, 2018 7:00 PM

Always a positive experience with Dr. Werner. Highly intelligent very through. Likable personality.

Reviewed on September 13, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Werner is thorough, caring, & knowledgeable. He is always courteous and patient.

Reviewed on September 13, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr werner is the best............

Reviewed on September 4, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Werner was and always has been an exemplary physician and health CARE provider.

Reviewed on August 27, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Werner took care of my father, mother best friend, now my son HE IS THE BEST DR. ON YOUR STAFF. HE USES ALL the time THE PATIENT NEEDS.

Reviewed on August 27, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Werner is my favorite doctor - he even called me yesterday when I had a problem with his office personnel. Love him!

Reviewed on August 22, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Werner is an outstanding physician who always listens and is attentive to my health.

Reviewed on July 31, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr Werner is THE BEST! He cares so much for his patients and takes all the time necessary to ensure that each patient leaves knowing that their health is in his utmost best interest. Dr Werner very often follows up with a phone call himself to check with his patients and make sure that his patients are doing well and is concerned for their well being. We love him, couldn't ask for a more knowledgeable, caring physician.

Reviewed on July 27, 2018 7:00 PM

Always thorough, excellent care.

Reviewed on July 24, 2018 7:00 PM

Fantastic doctor, like a personal friend. Really going to miss him when he retires.

Reviewed on July 23, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr Werner is the best, he really care about his patient and gets back to you right away when needed. Dr Werner alway listen to the patient and problems.

Reviewed on July 9, 2018 7:00 PM

I like Dr. Werner he is honest and wants to know more about Condtions and wants to do what is best for me.

Reviewed on July 8, 2018 7:00 PM

Provider I have seen for over 30 years. An Excellent Physician.

Reviewed on June 29, 2018 7:00 PM

Would see Dr. Werner again very likeable.

Reviewed on June 25, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Weiner is the best!!! Considered about me!!!

Reviewed on June 21, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Werner is the very best doctor I have ever seen.

Reviewed on June 20, 2018 7:00 PM

Excellent. Dr. Werner is wonderful.

Reviewed on June 12, 2018 7:00 PM

ALWAYS LISTENS AND GIVES A VERY THOROUGH EXAM

Reviewed on June 11, 2018 7:00 PM

As always, Dr. Werner makes me feel extremely supported, in all my health needs. He is outstanding!

Reviewed on June 10, 2018 7:00 PM

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Medical Areas of Expertise

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Clinical Interests

  • Diabetes
  • Hormonal Imbalances
  • Thyroid
  • Thyroid Needle Aspiration

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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