Jeffrey D. Wayne, MD

Jeffrey D. Wayne, MD

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Primary Specialty

Melanoma and Sarcoma Surgery

Secondary Specialty

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Practice Focus Areas

Education

Medical Education:
MD, Boston University School of Medicine - 1992
Residency:
University of Chicago - 1999
Fellowships:
University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center - 2001

Media

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Surgery - Surgery (Certified)

Faculty Profile

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 Lake Forest Hospital
Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Ratings and Reviews

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Overall Rating

5.0
5.0 

689 Ratings

Reviews from Patients

100 Most Recent Reviews

Reviews from Patients

100 Most Recent Reviews

August 31, 2021

5.0

He was upfront with me about the situation

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August 25, 2021

5.0

Professional, friendly, and efficient

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August 24, 2021

5.0

Consider medical staff and facilities the best.

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August 21, 2021

5.0

Dr. Wayne explained exactly where were at and where we were headed with my surgery and treatment. I have a lot of confidence in him and his team!!

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August 21, 2021

5.0

Dr. Wayne took ample time to answer the few questions I had.

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August 17, 2021

5.0

Dr. Wayne is an exceptional doctor who has helped me extensively. His skill and compassion are unequaled.

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August 11, 2021

5.0

I feel so fortunate to have been recommended to Dr. Jeffrey Wayne to handle my Melanoma Cancer case. Dr. Wayne explained to me the stage that my cancer was at and the best treatment. I was scheduled quickly for surgery with Dr. Wayne and Dr. Ellis and the procedure went well. I see Dr. Wayne for follow up visits and I am confident and thankful that he is my Doctor.

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August 10, 2021

5.0

Very professional and highly recommended

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August 10, 2021

5.0

Very professional

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August 10, 2021

5.0

Dr Jeffrey Wayne saved my life his sincerity honesty and integrity are above reproach. Dr. Wayne has been my doctor for over 11 years, he has always been very complete and accurate when discussing any of my health issues he’s the best. If I had not visited him on that particular day at that particular time I would be dead today he took my blood pressure he didn’t like it he waited 1520 minutes took it again down to the emergency room he save my life

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August 07, 2021

5.0

Very patient

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August 03, 2021

5.0

Great to talk with, extremely intelligent, answers all my questions and concerns. Recommendations are informative and well thought out.

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August 03, 2021

5.0

He is a caring doctor and an excellent surgeon. Sometimes I wish he would spend more time explaining things, but everything else is excellent.

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August 03, 2021

5.0

Seems very good, competent. I appreciate the extra tests we are doing, seems smart to stay well on top of this matter.

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August 03, 2021

5.0

Dr Wayne explains everything calmly and makes you understand everything that is happening with you. Very nice.

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July 31, 2021

5.0

Dr. Wayne is fantastic. Personable, friendly, but giving me the care i need quickly, clearly, and thoroughly. I LOVE Dr Wayne. THANK YOU DR WAYNE!!

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July 27, 2021

5.0

excellent physician

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July 25, 2021

5.0

Reputation and knowledge; gives clear explanations

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July 23, 2021

5.0

In addition to giving me important information, Dr. Wayne's manner convinced me that there was a very high probability that my surgery would be successful.

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July 20, 2021

5.0

Had success with Dr Wayne and he seems to exhibit both excellent surgical skills and excellent patient communication skills.

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July 20, 2021

5.0

He has been wonderful they this blip in my life. His care has exceeded what I had been used to in my area

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July 20, 2021

5.0

I trust him completely. I couldn’t find a more knowledgeable surgeon.

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July 12, 2021

5.0

Cancer Free 3 Years!

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July 10, 2021

5.0

Good bedside manner.

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July 10, 2021

5.0

He tells it like it is in a very pleasant way.

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July 09, 2021

5.0

He’s a well trained Doctor and I’m very confident in his Ability.

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July 06, 2021

5.0

Knowledgeable and on top of my case

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July 06, 2021

5.0

He’s an incredibly gifted doctor.

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July 03, 2021

5.0

He was very respectful and caring with easy to understand explanations of the care plan.

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July 02, 2021

5.0

Very professional and nice.

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June 30, 2021

3.0

Seemed nice enough - have no basis for any judgement on his professional skill

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June 29, 2021

5.0

Dr Wayne is great, explained everything, he was reassuring... very nice doctor...

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June 29, 2021

5.0

Es una persona muy profesional y muy amable

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June 29, 2021

5.0

Explained well

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June 29, 2021

5.0

Cutting edge scientific explanations. Accessible information and on top of everything and feeling the Patient is the most important of all. Dr Wayne’s team is top notch under his outstanding guidance.

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June 29, 2021

5.0

Dr Wayne -Excellent take care of me

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June 23, 2021

5.0

He is extremely intelligent and also a wonderful gentleman.

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June 18, 2021

5.0

I feel very confident in Dr. Wayne and the care the he provides. It is hard to hear the word cancer but the doctor and everyone that has treated me has made this journey easier.

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June 16, 2021

5.0

He performed my surgery he explained in details what procedure would be done and put me at ease especially when the diagnosis was cancer which is scary in itself

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June 08, 2021

5.0

Very thorough and professional

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June 08, 2021

5.0

Wonderful doctor. Very caring

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June 04, 2021

5.0

Very knowledgeable & effective.

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June 02, 2021

5.0

Very professional and knowledgeable..

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June 01, 2021

5.0

He is just awesome

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May 25, 2021

5.0

Buen doctor atento al paciente

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May 18, 2021

5.0

He truly is caring and compassionate

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May 17, 2021

5.0

Very skilled surgeon.

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May 14, 2021

5.0

VERY SATISFIED WITH THE OUTCOME OF OF MY SURGERY AND AFTER CARE.

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May 14, 2021

5.0

I feel he is one of the best. He always has answers to my questions. I know he is a concerned doctor.

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May 12, 2021

5.0

He is very knowledgeable. He calmed me down and explained my situation so I felt good about choosing him.

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May 11, 2021

5.0

Dr Wayne is wonderful and considerate

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May 11, 2021

5.0

To the point and honest..

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May 08, 2021

5.0

He absolutely cares about me as a person and patient

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May 08, 2021

5.0

Dr Wayne was very professional, efficient and seemed to know what he was doing and very understanding.

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May 07, 2021

5.0

Dr Wayne is always punctual. He takes his time explaining things.

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May 02, 2021

5.0

Dr. Wayne totally explained my situation.

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May 01, 2021

5.0

Knowledgeable, professional

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May 01, 2021

5.0

Knowledgeable personable and caring

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April 30, 2021

5.0

Dr Wayne is companionate and answers all my questions.

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April 27, 2021

5.0

Dr. Wayne is very thorough, and understanding of the patients needs. He explains everything so you can understand it.

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April 20, 2021

5.0

Because they are the best Doctors l have ever met

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April 20, 2021

5.0

A very nice, pleasant man who is amazing at what he does!

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April 17, 2021

5.0

He’s a brilliant and kind man who takes time to answer questions.

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April 17, 2021

5.0

very very well informed, and understands the problems

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April 16, 2021

5.0

He was thoughtful, took his time explaining everything to me and made me feel comfortable with my upcoming procedure.

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April 16, 2021

5.0

I can’t say enough good things about Dr. Wayne!

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April 15, 2021

5.0

He was very professional, and seemed to know what he was doing. Excellent work Dr. Wayne!!!�

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April 13, 2021

5.0

Dr Wayne has always been very professional, knowledgeable and compassionate in the care he has given me.

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April 13, 2021

5.0

Professional and compassionate!

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April 13, 2021

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Bedside manner.

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April 13, 2021

5.0

Very knowledgeable, excellent surgeon.

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April 10, 2021

4.0

He is clearly medically excellent

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April 07, 2021

5.0

Dr. Wayne was just the right amount concerned. He is knowledgeable, organized, friendly and helpful. I trust him completely with the help of God.

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April 06, 2021

5.0

Easily understood and thorough

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April 06, 2021

5.0

So knowledgeable!!

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April 03, 2021

5.0

Professional and to the point. Explained what needed to be done and executed everything in a timely fashion. From evaluation of diagnosis to prep-tests to surgery was about 28 hours.

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March 30, 2021

5.0

Great patient interaction and "bedside manner

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March 30, 2021

5.0

A PRO

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March 19, 2021

5.0

Perfect Surgen!

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March 19, 2021

5.0

Dr. Wayne is patient, kind, and always shares information with me. I feel like he is looking out for my best interests.

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March 18, 2021

5.0

Very impressive

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March 18, 2021

5.0

Very caring and professional

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March 16, 2021

5.0

Very simply, HE’S THE MAN!!

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March 13, 2021

5.0

He’s knowledgeable, a good doctor and has a good bedside manner

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March 12, 2021

5.0

You just got to live him! ��

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March 09, 2021

5.0

Clear, confident communicator. Recommended by my primary care physician and a well-respected surgeon

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March 09, 2021

5.0

Quick, efficient, and very talented.

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March 06, 2021

5.0

Knowledgeable Effective Office is run very efficiently from scheduling to needed procedures to effective care

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March 03, 2021

5.0

Man came highly rated from my Dr.Conley and he has proven it so far

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March 02, 2021

5.0

He is very pleasant, explained everything thoroughly and understandably

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March 01, 2021

5.0

very professional

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February 21, 2021

5.0

He is fantastic. Explains procedure and follow ups very well. Good sense of humor and that's important to me.

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February 20, 2021

5.0

Caring, patient

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February 19, 2021

5.0

Prompt diagnosis and clear explanation of steps to care. Very pleasant to deal with.

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February 19, 2021

5.0

First appointment was today. Very thorough and got right to the point with my diagnosis. Appreciated his accelerated approach to get my care going ASAP.

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February 19, 2021

5.0

Excellent care.

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February 16, 2021

5.0

Highest competence. Highly congenial and interested in his patients’ overall well/ being.

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February 16, 2021

5.0

Great at explaining where I am at in terms of my diagnosis and treatment. Answered questions thoroughly. Positive and compassionate attitude.

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February 16, 2021

5.0

Good surgeon. He knows what he is talking about. He listens to patients

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November 13, 2020

5.0

Prompt appointment times.Excellent care from Dr. Wayne and staff.

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