Danny Bega, MD

Danny Bega, MD

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Primary Specialty

Movement Disorders

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Education

Medical Education:
MD, Rush University Medical College - 2009
Internship:
Rush University Medical Center - 2010
Residency:
Brigham and Women's Hospital/Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical School - 2013
Fellowships:
McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University - 2014

Media

Languages Spoken

  • Hebrew

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology - Neurology (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

5.0
5.0 

834 Ratings

Reviews from Patients

100 Most Recent Reviews

Reviews from Patients

100 Most Recent Reviews

August 31, 2021

5.0

Great understanding of my problems, explanations completely straightforward and simple.

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August 28, 2021

5.0

Hes efficient and caring

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August 27, 2021

5.0

Dr Bega asks great questions and listens to answers. He is totally engaged during the entire appointment. We greatly appreciate his knowledge, expertise snd kindness.

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August 24, 2021

5.0

Specialty skills for Parkinsons.

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August 23, 2021

5.0

I think Dr Bega Im s terrific?

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August 23, 2021

5.0

He listens and is caring, thoughtful. I trust his judgment

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August 20, 2021

5.0

He was very thorough, concerned and pleasant. I have great confidence in him.

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August 19, 2021

5.0

Very professional. Very knowledgeable. Very friendly. Good listeners.

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August 12, 2021

5.0

Intelligent. Listens.

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August 12, 2021

5.0

I highly recommend Dr. Bega. He is a fantastic doctor. He is knowledgeable and experienced concerning PD. He takes his time and goes over all aspects. He answers all questions and is very thorough. Im extremely fortunate to have him as my Neurologist.

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August 12, 2021

5.0

Everyone is always professional and friendly. I always feel comfortable when I'm there.

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August 09, 2021

5.0

Very knowledgeable, caring and answers questions completely and on the level for non-clinical patient

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August 09, 2021

5.0

He is wonderful, caring doctor. Very helpful. Always makes us feel like were his only patient that day.

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August 07, 2021

5.0

He listens, hes knowledgeable about movement disorders and has been able to help me

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August 05, 2021

5.0

Dr Bega is awesome, he cares, is patient, explains what is going on well

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July 30, 2021

5.0

Dr Bega very precise in determining future treatment.

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July 29, 2021

5.0

Also, he has helped my tremors and has not patronized me

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July 27, 2021

5.0

He spent time to explain

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July 26, 2021

5.0

He is an expert in the area of medicine of my rare disease. He always answers all of mine and my caretakers questions. I feel so lucky to have him taking care of my medical needs. I also note his humbleness, so friendly and warm towards patients and their families

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July 23, 2021

5.0

Takes time to answer questions and discuss options

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July 23, 2021

5.0

High quality, not rushed

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July 22, 2021

5.0

Excellent physician who is easy to talk to. I trust him.

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July 22, 2021

5.0

Caring and helpful doctor

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July 21, 2021

5.0

Very pleased with treatment received from Dr. Bega as well as the resident doctor and student.

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July 20, 2021

5.0

very detailed, listened to patient.

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July 17, 2021

5.0

He was kind

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July 16, 2021

4.0

Informative

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July 15, 2021

5.0

Knowledgeable, expert in his field

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July 15, 2021

5.0

Great Doctors and team. Very compassionate, caring and full of knowledge . Treat you like a person and not a work chart. Knows everything about the patient and remembers all.

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July 14, 2021

5.0

Very knowledgeable. Really listens and thinks things through.

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July 13, 2021

5.0

Very professional and attentive. Explains everything. Very knowledgeable and passionate.

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July 13, 2021

5.0

Very knowledgeable and professional

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July 13, 2021

4.0

Since my follow up visit is 6 mos apart. I hope Dr. Bega would be able to spend a little bit more time to listen and discuss my health status as before. I really need his support, he is one of my favorite doctors.

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July 11, 2021

5.0

Very competent friendly professional.

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July 10, 2021

5.0

Doctor responded to my questions

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July 09, 2021

5.0

Totally committed to make me well

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July 08, 2021

5.0

Knowledge of disease and committed to research

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July 06, 2021

5.0

He is caring and professional

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July 05, 2021

5.0

Hes knowledgeable and attentive

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July 02, 2021

5.0

Took his time, making sure to answer all my questions.

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June 25, 2021

5.0

Dr. Bega is such a kind, smart and through physician and hes doing a wonderful job in treating me and my family!! We think hes great and recommend him highly!!

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June 24, 2021

5.0

Very knowledgeable Excellent personality

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June 24, 2021

5.0

Thorough Shared good info. Heard what I was saying. Timely. Pleasant and Reassuring.

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June 24, 2021

5.0

Dr Bega explained everything in an easy to understand manner.

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June 22, 2021

5.0

Expert on the disease, empathic, and knowing Im in good hands

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June 20, 2021

5.0

Patient, excellent communication, accommodating

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June 20, 2021

5.0

Good Dr.

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June 11, 2021

5.0

Hes incredibly knowledgeable. Great bedside manner.

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June 11, 2021

5.0

He is an experienced Parkinson's specialist.

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June 06, 2021

5.0

He asks the right questions and conveys a lot of information efficiently. He also listens and responds appropriately so that I know that he understands.

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June 04, 2021

5.0

He listens and doesn't dismiss my ideas or concerns.

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June 03, 2021

5.0

Dr Bega is attentive to my situation. He is an excellent listener and gives well thought out advice. He made excellent suggestions for meds and PT. I have total confidence in his expertise!

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May 27, 2021

5.0

He took a lot of time and really made us feel comfortable

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May 24, 2021

5.0

To me, Dr, Bega is more than just top-notch physician. he makes you feel extremely comfortable from the moment you meet him . he is not life threatening and has a down to earth approach . He never seems to forget to ask about a personal situation going on in your life. He cares and is concerned about his patients both personally and professionally. He is there to help and always is encouraging .

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May 24, 2021

5.0

Dr. Vega is very caring and thorough and I feel he has my best interest at heart at all times.

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May 24, 2021

5.0

Again very professional

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May 22, 2021

5.0

I only put 10 because you don't have 11 🙂 best doctor who does concentrate on your problem and is looking for the best solution ! Best Professional and people skills 🙂

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May 20, 2021

5.0

Very nice and thorough

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May 20, 2021

5.0

Listens. Takes time with patients. Knowledge.

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May 20, 2021

5.0

Excellent physician

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May 18, 2021

5.0

He answers all my questions.

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May 17, 2021

5.0

VERY caring of his patients.

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May 17, 2021

5.0

Dr. Begga is very gentle, kind, knowledgeable-takes time to ask questions and to answer patient questions. Dr. is very concerned for his patients. Definite 10!

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May 14, 2021

5.0

listened to my husband and me. Was totally focused on my husband while with us.

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May 14, 2021

5.0

Dr Bega is very good with his patients.

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May 11, 2021

5.0

Very knowledgeable, friendly, excellent explanations and never appears rushed. Very focused.

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May 11, 2021

5.0

Competent and caring

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May 07, 2021

5.0

Dr. Bega takes time with his patients during office visits. He is also available to receive calls to answer questions and concerns and to fill prescriptions. It is not a problem.

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May 06, 2021

5.0

Very thorough

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May 04, 2021

5.0

Dr. Bega is very attentive, has great bedside manner and answers all of my questions. He is also very patient and frequently check ins to make sure our treatment plan still works. He also makes me an active participant in my care and always check to see if I need any assistance with scheduling appointments or if his schedule is available for me to come in and see him when I need to.

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April 29, 2021

5.0

Very attentive

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April 29, 2021

5.0

He listen to me and remembers my issues and takes the time with me, never in a rush

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April 27, 2021

5.0

I know hes the best person for my care and I really appreciate everything that he and his wonderful staff is able to do!!

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April 27, 2021

5.0

Hes wonderful at explaining issues, putting my mind at ease, and hearing my concerns.

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April 27, 2021

5.0

He takes the time to listen to my concerns. Then explains my different options. I live 3 hours away and cant always make the trip So when I call they respond to my concerns very quickly

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April 27, 2021

5.0

Attention to the patient was second to NONE! Met with us twice in the same day to work through a logistic detail.

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April 24, 2021

5.0

He is attentive and constructive in helpful ideas.

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April 24, 2021

5.0

He has a excellent grasp pf my situation.

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April 21, 2021

5.0

Appreciate him.

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April 20, 2021

5.0

Thorough examination followed by presentation of treatment options

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April 20, 2021

5.0

Provides expert care. .

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April 18, 2021

5.0

Por la preocupación dada por el Doctor a mi enfermedad y también la asesoría social para mejorar .

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April 17, 2021

5.0

A caring doctor who takes his time with his patients

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April 16, 2021

5.0

Dr. bega is compassionate honest and knowledgeable. He is continually evaluating All kinds of medications and the level of medication as well as the role for physical therapy and additional meds. He has been a thoughtful helpful doctor for me and I think he is Largely responsible for my condition as it stands today.

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April 15, 2021

5.0

Kind Dr. so smart. Worth the 2 hr trip. Positive. Helpful

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April 15, 2021

5.0

He is the best in my opinion! He makes things clear and easy to understand. He takes excellent of me.

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April 15, 2021

5.0

He is an excellent Dr. who cares for his patients

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April 15, 2021

5.0

Good knowledge and concern for patients

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April 13, 2021

5.0

Again, the doctors were wry condition and knowledgeable.

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April 12, 2021

5.0

Dr Bega s a very professional and knowledgeable Dr who cares and listens to the patient.

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April 09, 2021

4.0

He needs to improve his approach by being more compassionate & empathetic. He is knowledgeable. You just leave the appointment feeling not really heard or understood.

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April 09, 2021

5.0

Dr. Bega provides knowledgeable and caring treatment. In addition, he really listens.

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April 08, 2021

5.0

Dr. Bega always discusses multiple options in order for me to make an informed decision. He never seems to be rushing to get to the next patient. He is aware of recent developments in treatment (and does not rely solely on what he learned in med school).

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April 08, 2021

5.0

Comprehensive and patient

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April 06, 2021

5.0

very professional and explanations very clear

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April 02, 2021

5.0

He is very thorough, he takes time to explain everything to you and he is very knowledgable.

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April 01, 2021

5.0

He is very caring and understanding.

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April 01, 2021

5.0

He is an excellent doctor. Takes time , answers questions.

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March 31, 2021

5.0

He handles my Parkinsons with style and grace and seems to understand my needs.

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March 30, 2021

5.0

Dr. Bega has the expertise to help me make the best decisions to manage my health. I feel completely confident in his ability and appreciate the patient care he provides.

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Industry Relationships

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Faculty member engaged in activities such as speaking, advising, consulting, or providing educational programs for the following companies or other entities

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  • Adamas Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • Allergan, Inc.
  • American Neurological Association
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