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I greatly appreciate Dr. Petrungaro's thoroughness in dealing with some outstanding issues from a recent procedure that I had at the downtown NW Hospital and also further investigating issues that had recently come up. She was very thorough in trying to look at my "big picture ".
Dr. Petrungaro is knowledgeable and personable. She listens. She gives medical opinions when I asked. She trusts her NW team. She made me more relaxed about my upcoming surgery from the way she spoke highly of the Lake Forest Women Care team. She followed up quickly on medicine questions and emailed quickly with EKG results.
Dr Petrungaro is excellent. She takes the time to thoroughly go over my health history and genuinely seems interested in my everyday health. She answered all of my questions and gave me great advice on what to do to feel better.
Dr. Petrungaro has the perfect balance. She asks questions I don't always think about, and give detailed and educational responses to my questions. I always feel like I learn a few things, but it doesn't drag on too long.
Dr. Petrungaro was excellent. I really appreciated the care during the visit but even more impressed with her follow up with reaching out by phone to make sure that I was doing ok and tolerating meds and wanting to continue to keep in touch as issues is resolving
I am so grateful to Dr. Petrungaro for referring me for appropriate tests and specialists whenever I have seen her. She communicates promptly with the other MDs and calls or emails me very quickly. She is better than any other doctor I have visited at somehow managing to use her computer while making me feel she is focused on me and not the computer. I so trust this doctor.
Very impressed with Dr Petrungaro. She took the time, listened to my concerns, provided very sound advice and recommendation. This was my first time seeing her and already I could tell she really cared about my health. I have already recommended her to several friends.
Dr. Petrungaro was excellent! She explained and truly took time to visit with me. I felt she was truly concerned about my health and took the time to explain everything that was going on! I felt like I actually had a doctors appt for once after years of consistent "stick with the regime" explanation. I already feel so much better after one week. she does a wonderful job and I feel so fortunate to have gotten in to see her.
Dr. Petrungaro is very thorough, very knowledgable and takes the time to explain things to you. She has a very pleasant and friendly personality. Her medical expertise instills trust in her care for you.
Dr. Petrungaro is caring, smart and has excellent diagnostic skills. She speaks in plain language and backs up what she says with data from studies. She is truly an advocate for me. She listens and follows up. She is a physician for all the right reasons. I have been incredibly fortunate to have her caring for me.
I am so very fortunate to have dr Petrungaro as my internist. she's the most compassionate dr I've ever seen. we talked about various options as to handling my symptoms. very patient. feel blessed to have her as part of my team
As usual I had a great experience with Dr. Petrungaro. Here expertise and attention to detail is wonderful. I never feel like I am being rushed out for a visit and she is always willing to take the time to talk through any medical concerns or issues I have.
I consider myself very fortunate to have Dr. Petrungaro as my doctor. She's easy to talk to, listens very well, has a great sense of humor and most important of all, she is a highly intelligent doctor who explains things in language I can understand. It's obvious that she takes the time to review my file beforehand, which gives us more time to discuss any recent concerns.
Dr. Petrungaro was thorough and attentive. She balanced perfectly between professional and personable in her communication. I am extremely confident in her assessment of my health, as well as her investment in my future wellness. Everytime I see her, I am relieved she is "at the helm" of my care. I have and continue to recommend her to friends and family.
Dr. Kathryn Petrungaro spent a lot of time with me, updating my file, discussing her health concerns for me, what tests I need to have done and a lengthy discussion on a health concern followed by a excellent examination
dr. Petrungaro is extremely thorough,knowledgeable and caring. She encourages me to take care of myself in ways that no other doctor has before. She is excellent about encouraging follow up care and diligence about making follow up care appointments the support good health , such as annual demetology and cardiology appointments. I appreciate her encouragement, caring and thoroughness. very thankful to be I. her care!
Dr. Petrungaro is the very best doctor I have ever seen. She twice pro-actively diagnosed significant issues. She is extremely good at explaining issues in everyday language and shows an extrodinary amount of empathy and compassion, while being very relatable and real. In addition, she is comprehensive in her exams and recalls issues from year to year. I recommend her to friends and family members, including the ones who are physicians themslves.
Dr. Petrungaro was very kind and receptive to my concerns. She asked me several times if I was comfortable with her plan. I felt like we were making decisions as a team with her expert advice leading the way.
Dr. P is very calming to me. She took her time and explained what a healthy plan should be moving forward. I did not feel like I was being judged, I felt like I had a realistic plan when I left her office.
Dr. Petrungaro is thorough and meticulous and will listening to your point of view as well. I like that about her. She still weighs the pros and cons, but in the end she will let you make the final decision. I like that as well about her. When you leave, she presents her ideas and gives you time to re-think your decision as well as hers.