Marla A. Mendelson, MD

Marla A. Mendelson, MD

4.8 
97 ratings  Read Reviews
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Primary Specialty

Cardiology

Secondary Specialty

Insurance

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Practice Focus Areas

  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Pregnancy and Heart Disease
  • Women's Cardiovascular Health

Education

Medical Education:
MD, Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine - 1982
Residency:
Michael Reese Hospital and Medical Center - 1985
Fellowships:
McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University - 1987

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine - Cardiovascular Disease (Certified)
  • American Board of Internal Medicine - Internal Medicine (Certified)

Faculty Profile

Associate Professor, Feinberg School of Medicine

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Practice Groups and Affiliations

Medical Group:
Northwestern Medical Group
Physician Category:
Northwestern Medicine Physician Network
On Medical Staff At:
Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Ratings and Reviews

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Overall Rating

4.8
4.8 

97 Ratings

Reviews from Patients

74 Reviews

November 10, 2020

5.0

She always takes the time to listen and talks WITH my daughter not just to me.

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November 10, 2020

5.0

The team there is extremely kind and patient with my disabled daughter

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November 10, 2020

5.0

Super discussion with the dr.

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November 10, 2020

5.0

Same as above! Very knowledgeable, professional and thorough. Her credentials very impressive.

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November 10, 2020

5.0

Very efficient, thorough conversation with the doctor. She put me at ease, less worried about cardiac issues. Treatment plan developed. I am quite happy with the appointment.

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November 06, 2020

5.0

Been my doctor for years, I would recommend her to anyone I knew who has the same condition I have.

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November 06, 2020

5.0

Always been on top, wouldn't go anywhere else.

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October 27, 2020

5.0

She is a very thorough and caring doctor.

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October 27, 2020

5.0

It has a great reputation and excellent doctors.

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October 17, 2020

5.0

She was very thorough for having a telemedicine appointment.

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October 16, 2020

4.0

She took the time to answer my questions and explain my testing. She did not make me feel rushed and I did not have to sit in the room long before she came in

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October 16, 2020

4.0

Short wait times, personable front desk, MAs, technicians, and doctor.

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October 15, 2020

5.0

I e been going to Dr Mendelson for over 20 years and respect, trust her

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October 10, 2020

5.0

Very efficient and thorough.

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October 10, 2020

5.0

Very efficient and thorough.

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October 09, 2020

5.0

Very personable and reassuring.

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October 09, 2020

5.0

Professional and competent.

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October 06, 2020

5.0

Personable- knowledgeable- takes time to listen

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October 06, 2020

5.0

Quality of care - great patient interaction

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October 02, 2020

5.0

Everyone is always very caring and Dr. Mendelson is a great doctor. The people personal was fantastic. Now the cleanliness of the whole hospital and bathroom needs to do better.

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September 28, 2020

5.0

I believe Northwestern has a great Cardiology Department and Dr. Marla Mendelson is a great doctor. She is thorough and takes time to ask questions about my health and well-being.

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September 25, 2020

5.0

She answered all my questions and was very kind and patient. It is evident she is extremely knowledgeable and experienced in her field.

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September 25, 2020

5.0

Excellent care and knowledge of the provider as well as ancillary staff.

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September 22, 2020

4.0

Satisfied with the level of service. Always hard to get an appointment.

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September 21, 2020

5.0

She is experienced, knowledgeable and thourough.

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September 21, 2020

5.0

Dr Mendelson is great!

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September 21, 2020

5.0

Covered all my concerns.

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September 21, 2020

5.0

Spoke with doctor answered my questions

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September 20, 2020

5.0

She's professional, asks a lot of questions and makes me feel like she's interested in my care.

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September 20, 2020

5.0

She's professional and specializes in my condition

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September 19, 2020

5.0

I really like Dr Mendelson and how thorough she was. She is sending me for some tests based on the phone interview.

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September 18, 2020

5.0

Dr Mendelson is very thoughtful and extremely intelligent. I always enjoy her insights.

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September 18, 2020

5.0

The staff are always kind and easy to talk to.

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September 18, 2020

5.0

She has taken very good care of me for some 20 (maybe more) years. Can't ask for more than that.

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September 18, 2020

5.0

I've been taken care of very well.

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September 15, 2020

5.0

Mendelson listens, gives you a chance to tell her everything, and is good at explaining solutions. Very thorough. And nice.

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September 15, 2020

5.0

Mendelson listens, gives you a chance to tell her everything, and is good at explaining solutions.

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September 15, 2020

5.0

Highly competent. Punctual. Compassionate.

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September 15, 2020

5.0

Excellent service

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September 14, 2020

5.0

She's personable and professional. I never feel rushed, she asks if I have questions, and I feel like she thoroughly reviews my case.

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September 14, 2020

5.0

My reason is based on the question regarding Dr. Mendelson.

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September 01, 2020

5.0

Very knowledgeable and caring to her patients

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September 01, 2020

5.0

My doctor was very helpful and I really appreciate everything.

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August 25, 2020

5.0

She was very knowledgeable answered my questions straight forward. Explained the reasons why my condition might be happening and is doing follow up procedures and more testing to be sure.

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August 24, 2020

5.0

I really like my cardiologist. She's extremely thorough and provides exceptional care. It's easy to discuss my concerns with her.

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August 24, 2020

5.0

She is a caring and compassionate doctor. She is also highly qualified and very knowledgeable. I trust her advice.

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August 20, 2020

5.0

Very knowledgeable .Caring while maintaining her professionalism

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August 18, 2020

5.0

Dr. Mendelson is fantastic. She is thorough and has been a wonderful doctor on my team of doctors for many years.

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August 17, 2020

5.0

Very explicit and very nice to talk to. Took time to explain everything

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August 17, 2020

5.0

Well explained and very cordial. The Doctor took time to explain everything

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August 15, 2020

5.0

She is very direct very concerned very smart

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August 14, 2020

5.0

First off, Dr Mendelson got me in on a short notice and I was not even a patient of hers. Then she was very attentive in listening to my situation and took notes. I felt she was very professional and wanted to learn as much about me as she could to give me her best diagnosis.

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August 13, 2020

5.0

She took the time to explain things to me and counseling on how best to move forward.

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August 11, 2020

5.0

Very knowledgeable

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August 08, 2020

4.0

Same reason. She was kind, knowledgeable, thorough.

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August 07, 2020

5.0

Thorough, personable.

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August 07, 2020

5.0

Even though it was a first appointment by phone, Dr. Mendelson was very thorough and responsive and I felt that we knew everything relevant at the end of our 40 minute meeting.

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August 06, 2020

5.0

Very thorough, extremely competent and experienced, good bedside manner. Never feel rushed and answer all my questions.

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August 04, 2020

5.0

She is a great Dr and also very kind and easy to talk to. I was very lucky to get an appointment with her

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August 04, 2020

5.0

Good doctor. Dr. Mendelson is an expert in her specialty area and cares about her patients.

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August 04, 2020

5.0

She seems over the phone really caring for her patients even if it is only the first time meeting them.

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July 30, 2020

5.0

She is the best! Thorough, caring, intelligent! Explains things in a way I can understand, always takes her time with me and with answering my questions.

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July 30, 2020

5.0

Dr. Mendelson is so great and caring!

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July 17, 2020

5.0

Dr. Mendelson is a great doctor. Listens, answers my questions and is patient. Good bedside temperament.

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July 17, 2020

5.0

I've never had a bad experience with my physician.

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July 13, 2020

5.0

She is positive and still very realistic. It is appreciated. And she treats the whole person. I feel so blessed to be in her care, as does my family.

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June 25, 2020

5.0

She highly competent

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June 25, 2020

5.0

Past experiences very good

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June 23, 2020

5.0

Thorough in her line of questioning. Open minded to my thoughts on diagnosing and managing my condition. Measured in her approach to treatment.

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June 23, 2020

4.0

Doctor/patient relationship

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June 18, 2020

5.0

She takes her time, is thorough and answers all my questions. Explains things in a way I can understand. Has helped me so much over the last 20+ years.

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June 18, 2020

5.0

Have had great care here since I was referred from children's 30 years ago. Saved my life on several occasions

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June 15, 2020

5.0

Attentive, compassionate, receptive, and very aware of the resistant patient I can be when it comes to medical service.

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June 15, 2020

5.0

the doctor was engaged and attentive, the ease to doing a telephonic exam, and the ability to work around tough times.

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