Neil J. Stone, MD

Neil J. Stone, MD

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Northwestern Medical Group

Primary Specialty

Cardiology

Secondary Specialty

  • Preventive Cardiology

Insurance Accepted

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Accepting New Patients

Practice Focus Areas

  • Lipid Disorders

Education

Medical Education:
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine - 1968
Residency:
Brigham and Women's Hospital - 1970
Fellowships:
McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University - 1975

Board Certifications

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

4.9
4.9 
404 Ratings
  • Friendly & Courteous
    4.9
  • Will Recommend to Others
    4.9
  • Clear Explanations
    4.9
  • Shows Concern
    4.9
  • Includes You In Decisions
    4.9
  • Explains Medications
    4.9
  • Follow-Up Instructions
    4.9
  • Easy to Understand
    5.0
  • Time Spent With Patient
    4.9
  • Confidence in Doctor
    4.9

Reviews from Patients

141 Reviews
November 04, 2019

Dr. Stone is an excellent provider. He always explains problems and or concerns and ensures my understanding and where applicable consults with me to reach agreement on a course of treatment or lifestyle change.

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November 03, 2019

Possibly the best appointment I have ever had. I felt Dr. Stone took a good deal of time explaining to me what we were looking at per my issue coming in. I was very impressed and was put at ease.

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November 01, 2019

Neil Stone is the best. A super good cardiologist and a super good person. A true healer. We love him.

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November 01, 2019

Dr. Stone is the best!

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October 27, 2019

I AM SO VERY FORTUATE TO HAVE DR. STONE AS MY DOCTOR!

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October 26, 2019

I am deeply impressed with the care and engagement of Dr. Stone. his individual support along with his fact based and thoughtful approach is outstanding

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October 26, 2019

Dr. Neil Stone is a wonderful doctor as well as a kind and thoughtful person. My husband and I have been patients of Dr. Stones for years and think the world of his marvelous care.

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October 26, 2019

Dr. Stone is an excellent physician

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October 24, 2019

great

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October 21, 2019

Dr. Stone never makes me feel rushed, and always makes me feel as though he is very thoughtful and thorough.

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October 20, 2019

Dr. Stone is the best. He is thorough, caring and listens carefully to his patients. I am fortunate to have access to such a professional

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October 10, 2019

Dr. Stone cares about his patients.

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October 05, 2019

Dr. Stone is one of a kind. He's the best doctor I've ever had. I'll be his patient as long as he wants to practice..

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September 28, 2019

the provider was very helpful also was a good listener. very caring!!

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September 20, 2019

actually EXCELLENT

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September 18, 2019

Dr. Stone is the best!!!!!!!

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September 15, 2019

Dr. Stone is an outstanding, caring doctor. He is extremely knowledgeable and thorough.

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September 15, 2019

This is Neil Stone. In one way or the other, he's been my doctor for over 40 years. It is a special relationship and he is without peer as a Physician.

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September 14, 2019

Dr. Neil Stone is the best.

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September 12, 2019

Dr Stone Is simply the best...period

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September 05, 2019

Dr. Stone is second to none in quality of care and bedside manner.

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September 02, 2019

I have consulted with Dr. Stone for more than 20 years and am most appreciative of his skill and time.

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September 01, 2019

Dr. Stone is by far the best Doctor I have ever been involved with. I have recommended him many time and everyone who has gone to him is grateful beyond all expectations. Dr. Stone could not be more professional or more caring. Anyone would be lucky to have him as their Doctor.

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August 18, 2019

Dr. Stone and associates were very informal and provided answers to all my questions. He took the time to give me all the information I needed to make decision about my treatment.

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August 17, 2019

so intelligent and able to communicate about how I can care for my health

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August 14, 2019

*Dr. Stone is wonderful.

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August 08, 2019

Dr. Stone is a fabulous doctor with exceptional bed side manners and attention to patient's issues

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August 03, 2019

DR NEIL STONE IS THE VERY BESTDOCTOR I'VE HAD IN 15 YEARS!!!!

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August 01, 2019

Dr. Stone is a wonderful care provider. I am so grateful for him. I drive 4 hrs. each way to see him

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July 27, 2019

he has been great

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July 25, 2019

Dr. Stone is the absolute best. He provides thorough understandable explanations of the issues at hand......a wonderful asset for NM

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July 21, 2019

Dr. Stone is great!!!!

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July 16, 2019

After 20 years Dr. Stone remains at the top. We look forward to the visit.

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July 05, 2019

Visit was a positive experience

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June 28, 2019

First time visit with this Lipid Specialist Dr. Very professional, great bedside manners n pleasant.

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June 25, 2019

Dr Stone and his student were so grasious and helpful,

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June 18, 2019

Dr. called my cell the following day to see if I had any questions about my visit.

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June 16, 2019

Dr. Stone is spectacular. Smart, thoughtful and exceptionally clinically. Never retire Neil

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June 11, 2019

Dr. Neil Stone is an amazingly competent and caring physician!

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May 27, 2019

Very caring & professional

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May 25, 2019

Simply put, Dr. Stone is the best.

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May 24, 2019

Dr. Stone rocks! He stays on point, is focused in his answers and always has the latest research related to my case. He's great!

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May 24, 2019

Have been my doctor over 45 years

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May 16, 2019

Neil Stone is a great doctor.I am fortunate to be under his care.

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May 11, 2019

Dr. Stone is the best!

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April 25, 2019

I feel very fortunate to have Dr. Stone as my cardiologist.

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April 23, 2019

Dr. Stone spends more time than any other specialist. He is genuinely concerned. I have the greatest confidence in his abilities.

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April 21, 2019

Dr. Stone is very attentive to my needs and takes the time to explain my situation.

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April 15, 2019

Dr Stone was excellent. Knowledgeable, thorough, challenging, creative, willing to take a creative position,

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April 14, 2019

Dr. Neil Stone is an excellent physician of the highest level. I feel fortunate that he is over-seeing my care. He is at the very top of his field and also is a caring and compassionate doctor. Superlative in every way!

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April 01, 2019

I FEEL EXTREMEMLY FORTUATE TO HAVE DR. STONE AS MY DOCTOR. THANK YOU NORTHWESTERN HOSPITAL!!!

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March 29, 2019

very impressed with Dr Stone..he spent a lot of time discussing my medical concerns with me and was very kind as well as empathetic

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March 28, 2019

Doctor stone is the best

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March 24, 2019

Dr. Stone puts me at ease. I have great confidence in his medical knowledge and skills. I have found his medical treatment, helpfulness and availability have been significand factors in my improved health.

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March 22, 2019

Excellent, professional care.

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March 03, 2019

Dr Stone always treats you so very well, listens to my concerns , has great feedback

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March 02, 2019

I was amazed at how curtious & compassionate Dr Stone was with me. He listened and asked questions. I felt that I was with the right doctor. I felt at ease.

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February 25, 2019

*Dr. Stone makes me feel as if I am his only patient. His rigor and attention to detail is comforting. Explanations are clear and thorough. *Dr. Stone was able to control my blood pressure with minimal side effects. Previous physicians were not able to do this.

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February 16, 2019

Dr. Stone spent as much time as I needed to be thorough and write up follow-up instructions and tests. I never felt rushed or superficially cared for! He is A GEM!

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February 14, 2019

Excellent Physician!

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February 12, 2019

Dr Stone has been my Cardiologist for over 20 years. He listens, he explains he connects all the dots to make informed diagnoses. He is an exceptional physician

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February 08, 2019

Dr. Stone provides unusually good patient care with very good attention to all details.

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February 04, 2019

have complete confidence in Dr Stone

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January 27, 2019

Dr Stone is great.

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January 26, 2019

Dr. Stone's bedside manner, interest in my problem , his examination and description of available treatments shows that he is really an excellent physician.

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January 26, 2019

Dr. Neil Stone is an exceptional physician! He should be the standard by which all other physicians are measured and to which all others should aspire.

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January 25, 2019

I instinctively trust *Dr. Stone. He is friendly, incredibly knowledgeable, kind and thorough.

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January 22, 2019

stone is the very best

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January 21, 2019

Best doctor I ever can remember. made me feel special. Goes beyond what's expected!

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January 18, 2019

Dr. Stone is the model of compassionate professional.

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January 03, 2019

I was impressed by the amount of time the doctor spent with me. He seemed genuinely concerned about my health.

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December 18, 2018

Love *Dr. Stone! Knowledgeable, dedicated, devoted to patients.

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December 17, 2018

Dr. Stone is an extraordinary doctor

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December 10, 2018

Dr. Stone is an exceptional physician in a league of his own. I recommend him all the time.

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December 07, 2018

you need more doctors like doctor Stone

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December 05, 2018

Best cardiology care i could get anywhere. There is no better.

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December 03, 2018

Contrary to my intentions, my questions to help me understand the provider's recommendations and help me decide how to proceed tended to be viewed as challenges to his knowledge or judgment, and made me reluctant to pursue partially answered questions.

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November 27, 2018

Always pleasant visit when seeing the Doctor.

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November 22, 2018

Best experience with a doctor ever!

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November 21, 2018

Dr. Stone is an exceptional practitioner and individual. He always goes above and beyond, answers any questions, spends whatever time is necessary, and treats me as if I were his only patient. I couldn't ask for a better experience.

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November 16, 2018

Dr. Stone has always been the most considerate and caring physician I have ever had the pleasure to see

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November 14, 2018

dr stone is wonderful

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November 02, 2018

Dr. Stone has been awesome!

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November 01, 2018

Dr Stone is very knowledgeable and shares information in a positive easy to understand way.

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October 30, 2018

This was my first visit with Dr. Stone and I was very pleased. He spent a significant amount of time with me to fully assess my situation, provide feedback, and establish a game plan going forward.

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October 26, 2018

Dr. Neil Stone is an excellent physician

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October 23, 2018

dr. stone remains the best doctor I have ever seen. He is caring, compassionate and very, very competent.

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October 13, 2018

outstanding care and concern above and beyond all expectations

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October 12, 2018

I live out of state and I still consider Dr. Stone my primary cardiologist. His concern for my wellbeing is quite evident. He's one fantastic physician.

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October 02, 2018

dr. Neil stone is probably the best physician I have ever had in my entire life

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September 30, 2018

He is the best.

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September 29, 2018

outstanding and caring cardiologist.

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September 21, 2018

Dr. Neal Stone is the best of the best.....very thorough, knowledgeable and instills confidence in the patient.

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September 21, 2018

Dr, Neal Stone is absolutely outstanding, an excellent clinician & teacher (of the student & intern who were with him).He was thorough, considerate & kind. A top notch doctor!

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September 17, 2018

I have many long years of experience with this care provider. I respect him, his knowledge and manners. He had three junior MDs with him, and he brought them into the conversation and analysis. They were very good.

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August 31, 2018

Dr. Stone is a great doctor!

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August 29, 2018

Dr. Stone is a first rate physician.

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August 27, 2018

Dr. Stone has been treating me for as long as I can remember. He's been nothing but excellent. He take time with me and is receptive to any questions or concerns I have. He has EXCELLENT bedside manner.

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August 26, 2018

Dr. Stone is exceptional

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August 25, 2018

Great job

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August 12, 2018

Dr. Stone is a wonderful, caring and thoughtful physician.

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August 10, 2018

All around best hospital, staff, doctors anyone could ever be lucky enough to have!!!!!!!

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July 28, 2018

Dr. Stone is an excellent doctor. I trust him and I am extremely trilled to be under his care.

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July 26, 2018

Dr. Stone made my dad feel confidant and well cared for with the thought out plan for his condition

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July 23, 2018

Very friendly. Very knowledgeable, showed excellent acumen about my condition with very good questions.

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July 19, 2018

*Dr. Stone has always been a very concerned doctor. He is very personable and professional. I wish all the doctors I have were more like him!

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July 17, 2018

*Dr. Stone is very professional, empathetic, and thorough.

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July 11, 2018

DR STONE, THE BEST!!!!!!!!!!

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July 05, 2018

Dr. Stone is simply the best

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June 30, 2018

Very caring and professional.

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June 30, 2018

Great experience. *Dr. Stone remember me from at least 20 years ago.

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June 29, 2018

Dr. Neil Stone is an exceptional physician - he's extremely knowledgeable, thorough and courteous. Very reassuring to be under his outstanding care!

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June 20, 2018

Dr Stone is an incredibly fine and thoughtful doctor! His assistants and staff in my experience are all first rate.

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June 14, 2018

Dr. Stone is an amazing doctor, and I have been seeing him now for some 18 years.

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June 10, 2018

Dr. Stone is the best heart doctor I could ask for....a true compassionate professional!!

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May 19, 2018

EXCEPTIONAL

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May 17, 2018

nobody like Dr. Stone

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May 12, 2018

excellent physician, I was well informed about my condition,and what I have to do next. very satisfied with the Dr Stone

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May 11, 2018

Dr Stone is a great and caring doctor.

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May 03, 2018

I have always had a favorable experience with Dr Neil Stone

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April 28, 2018

Dr. Stone is the best; he exemplifies all the qualities you want in a doctor. He focuses on the patient, is very knowledgable, kind, caring. I consider myself so fortunate to have him as my doctor.

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April 22, 2018

dr stone is a lovely man who takes pride in his work he is kind, affable and very competent i trust him as my physician

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April 21, 2018

Dr. Stone is very thorough and always explains the test results and takes time to listen to my needs

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April 06, 2018

Dr Stone is definitely old school. He asked me "Did you learn anything today?" "What did you learn?"

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April 05, 2018

Words can't describe how much I appreciate Dr. Stone's guidance and wisdom. He always calls me right back whenever I have questions or concerns regarding my condition

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April 04, 2018

I feel like Dr. Stone is very thorough and makes me feel like I am a very important He gives a lot of thought to his plan for my care

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March 30, 2018

Neil Stone is the most caring and capable doctor I have ever had.

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March 24, 2018

very pleased with Dr Stone

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March 18, 2018

Dr. Stone is an excellent physician who appears to genuinely care for all of his patients. I appreciated the time he took to explain information to me and my husband.

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March 09, 2018

I consider my self VERY fortunate to have a doctor as concerned and thorough as Dr, Stone. Thank you to Northwetern for having someone of his caliber on your staff.

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March 05, 2018

dr.stone is an outstanding physician who goes above and beyond.His concern and caring ways are very much appreciated.I have the utmost confidence in Dr Stone and I feel very fortunate that he is my doctor.

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February 28, 2018

Know *Dr. Stone over 40 years. Can't praise him enough.

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February 24, 2018

Dr. Stone is the best and is truly a wonderful physician! I am lucky to have him as my cardiologist.

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